Monday, January 18, 2010

**UPDATE!!!!** The "I Need Your Help" Blog Giveaway

Let me update everyone on the Purple Cows Consumer Contest and the Design Team Contest. Both have been extended to January 17th!! Great news!!! So, if you got a Purple Cows product for Christmas or you just haven't had time to complete a project and submit it you should!!

Okay, you are probably wondering why this is dated January 18, 2010. Well, this blog giveaway is open until January 17, 2010 at midnight PST. Here's what's up for grabs:

This is the FIRST PLACE PRIZE....there are four others. Here's how it works.

Purple Cows is having a awesome competition to see which Design Team member can drum up the most followers on Sadie's Blog or on the new Facebook Fan Page (www.facebook.com/purplecows) I am giving away a HUGE PRIZE to one random blog reader who becomes a Sadie follower and mentions that I sent them!!! I am also giving away four smaller prizes. REMEMBER! MENTION THAT VICKI SENT YOU!!

Here's what you need to do:
Go to the Purple Cows Blog, scroll down the right hand side of the blog to Followers, click on Follow, to become a follower. Then leave a comment on any post saying you are a follower and Vicki sent you. Or go to Purple Cows Facebook Page and click on the link to become a fan. Then post a comment on the wall to let Sadie know you are a fan and Vicki sent you.

Then come back here and post a comment to THIS POST. Telling me to are a follower/fan now. For extra spots in the drawing for the prizes: post about this on your facebook page, twitter about it and put it with a link on your blog. Each of these actions gets you another entry into the drawing.

I HAVE to get 200 people signed up for this giveaway to occur. So , help me out and WIN BIG!!!



PLUS: THERE'S MORE! THERE'S A CONSUMER CONTEST TOO!

Design Contest

Step 1: Sign up to follow our blog or sign up to be a Fan on The Purple Cows Facebook Fan Page. LEAVE A COMMENT SAYING VICKI SENT YOU)
Step 2: Create a crafting project of ANY kind, as long as you use at least one of our MOO-riffic Purple Cows Tools.
Step 3: Send us photos of you using our product(s) in the creative process on your project, as well as the finished work. Type up a little paragraph about your Purple Cows Tool(s), and what you like about them. Then submit your entry to us via email/messaging on our Blogspot/FB Fan Page.

That’s all you have to do!

The contest runs from 12:01am, October 20, 2009, through 11:59pm, December 31, 2009. The contest is open to any crafter who follows the above rules. (Except our current employees or DT Members…sorry guys!)
The Winners: The winners of this contest will be announced live on the Diva Craft Lounge Radio Show at the CHA Winter Show 2010! There will be five winners for this contest, four runners up, and one grand prize winner.
Runners Up – Each of the four will receive $1000.00 each in Purple Cows Products!
Grand Prize – Will receive $5000.00 in Purple Cows Products!!!

So.....enter the consumer contest & PLEASE become a follower!!! And leave a comment telling them VICKI SENT YOU!

166 comments:

Aeify said...

Been there and done that...thanks for the heads up!!

laterg8r said...

ok vicki, i'll go do it and say i came from you - hope you win :D

laterg8r said...

tried to do it but your link doesn't work :(

jacqui said...

Done! I joined their followers and mentioned you sent me.... Holding thumbs

Abigail said...

Excellebt work.

I would like to recommend you to get in touch with the bizymoms Longview community.

They would love this.

Cassie said...

I am a follower now.

Jennifer Ameneiro said...

I am now a follower

Jodee said...

I am now a follower and left a comment! Thanks for the chance to win!

Sandy said...

I am a follower, I left a message, and I went to facebook and left a message to - GO YOU!

Sandy said...

I'm also now a follower of this blog!

Anonymous said...

That is a huge giveaway! I went to the Purple Cow and became a follower! I'm off to facebook to become a fan! Good Luck to you and look forward to meeting you in Omaha next week!

Julie B.
tabbytribe@earthlink.net

Robyn Schaub said...

Ok, I'm a Facebook fan and a blog follower and I left "Vicki sent me" comments in both places!

STAR said...

I follow purple cow and I became a fan

sara.tankersley@yahoo.com

danielle said...

that a great stuff. i hope i can win it

ladylovley37134@yahoo.com

Marit said...

Been there... became a follower (and also of your blog btw) Good luck!

Scrappin Cheryl said...

Hey there Vicki! That giveaway is HUGE! WOW! I became a follower on both the blog and Facebook (I'm Cheryl Warren there), and left comments that you sent me on each. Good luck with the 200! I will try to help you!

mummakat said...

Became a fan and told them you sent me! Great Giveaway! Hope you win!!!

Ramona Alvarado said...

Hi Vicki, we joined the Purple Cow fan club on Facebook. I will also post about it on our blog. Keeping my fingers crossed I might win!!!

pamala said...

Good luck, hope ya win!!!

Niki said...

Looks like an awesome giveaway! Good luck girls!

Vicki - lovin' all your fun projects on your blog! I just love that pumpkin you makde from an old book - adorable!

Anonymous said...

Vicki, all signed up as a follower. Good luck! Pam

Treaya said...

I'm a follower and I left a comment saying you sent me

Carla Gray said...

I am now a follower of Purple Cow and all because Vickie sent me...Thanks Vickie..

Maggi said...

Holy smokes, this is awesome! Okay, so I:

-Left a comment over at the blog that I'm a new follower and you sent me! :D (On THIS post)

-Became a fan on the FB page and wrote on the wall that you sent me.

-Blogged about it HERE. (I used your picture, I hope that's okay! Let me know if you want it taken down! :D)

-And Twittered about it HERE

I'm also going to post about it on the LPS forums.

I think that's it! lol I hope you win! :D

Dawn Edwards said...

OK I hope I got it all! This is great Candy to win. There was already a post from Sandy on Facebook so I just added to that that you sent me. Good Luck Hope you Win and Me too!

Stacy said...

Became a follower. Thanks.

want2win2 said...

ok...I am following and i mentioned ur name! gl and thanks for the chance to win alot of great stuff!

Becky said...

What an awesome prize. So much of that stuff I have never used before...lol
I am now a follower!
And crossing fingers

Robin (Tqmnurse) said...

GO VICKI!!!! I'm a fan...and said that vicki sent me..!

PattiM said...

I became a follower at sadie purple cow blogspot.

Hugs,

PattiM
(Pattie's passion)

I Scrap So All Moments Are Remembered!

Jean said...

I am following on FB and on the blog!Let comments there as well.

krista said...

I'm a fan on FB! And I told them that you sent me :) Good luck!

Linda Peterson said...

I became a follower on Sadie's blog and made a comment there.

Mary said...

Hi there! I'm a follower.

teresamatz said...

Joined both :)

Laura Stewart said...

I am following !

Lynn said...

woohoo I am a follower! Thanks!

justyolie said...

I am now a follower and left a comment! Thanks for the chance to win!

Scraps of Candy said...

Good luck! I followed and fanned both and mentioned your name.

iceprincess95 said...

I became a fan on facebook and told them that you sent me.

paperqueen said...

Done and done! Thanks for the opportunity,
Eileen
http://artsaveslives-paperqueen.blogspot.com/

Wanda H said...

Hello!! I just started following the blog and became a fan on facebook and in both places said that you sent me.

Angie Hall Haviland said...

WOWZA What a giveaway. I've joined purple cow FB saying you sent me, I'm now a Purple Cow Blog follower...commented on Pinky's post and said that Vicki Sent me (and looked around a good while) and then Twitted about your blog giveaway :O)

Have a GREAT DAY!!! Thanks for the FUN!

Caryl Faith Briones said...

Hi Vicky, I just became a follower of purple cow. thanks for the chance to win.

Dawn said...

Ok Vicki I am a follower now- you have a great blog and the Purple Cows blog is fab as well!
Dawn Haithcock McKinney in SC
dawnhaithcock@hotmail.com

JannieQ said...

Wow what a great blog (and purple cow was not that shabby either). I posted over there Vicki, so count me as one.

Jann

Kathy said...

I went to the Purple Cow and signed up to be a follower. I love that poem the Purple Cow. I am signing up to follow your blog. I would love to win the candy. Thanks for the chance to win.

pta4him said...

I've signed up to follow the blog

Karen said...

I'm a Follower and a FB Fan now!!! Yay!! Going to post about it on my FB page right now!

fairyrocks said...

Awesome give away!!
Thanks Vicki!!!

Heather said...

Thanks Vicki! I'ma follower now! Good-luck!

Julia O Boo said...

I became a fan on the Purple Cows Facebook page! Please enter me to win.

AuroraTN said...

I'm a follower and a fan, and I posted invites to several of my friends about the Facebook page. :) Thanks!

Arlene said...

Hi Vicki just became a follower and a fan of the Purple Cows blog and facebook fan page!

arlene
arlene9999@earthlink.net

Arlene said...

Hi Vicki

I just tweeted and posted to my facebook page your blog give away.

arlene mobley

alteredbyme twitter

arlene9999@earthlink.net

stephanie said...

Very cool. That's a lot of candy!!

Melodee, said...

I'm a follower/fan now. Mentioned you sent me. Thanks!

Melodee, said...

I also just recommended your site on my blog. Thanks!

Patti said...

I'm a follower now, and mentioned you sent me...thanks for the contest alert!

KateB said...

ok-hope I'm not getting confused but I am following in all 3 areas and I have sent them all a note saying"Vicki" sent me! Will post on my blog later this afternoon!

KateB
http://www.kateblue.blogspot.com/

June said...

Signed up to follow...but unable to find the spot to leave a comment, so not sure if I'm in or not...Great give away...pick me, pick me....

Bree said...

Did it all for you, became a follower, left the post, and tweeted about it!

Thanks

CraftyRia said...

I am now a follower of purple cow and told them you sent me.

CraftyRia said...

I mentioned this blog candy on The Crafty Table: www.craftyria.com/board

granolagina said...

I am a Purple Cow fan on Facebook now.

icandy... said...

Follower and FB fan...
Hugs,
Christina! :)

Meredith said...

I am now a follower and mentioned you sent me. Thanks for the great opportunity.

Shirley said...

Just went over and became a follower and told them you sent me!

Jeanette said...

Om this is just great. I would love to win.

janette said...

Hi, I became a follower for the Purple Cow's blog and left a comment that "Vicki sent me." I also connected with their facebook page.

Clare said...

sounds so fun!
I became a follower and linked your post to my blog
http://bearydocardsinc.blogspot.com/

Rachel said...

I signed up as a fan under facebook and I told them that you sent me!!!

Linda said...

Hi!

I am now a follower, and left a post that you sent me! Great prize package! Good luck on getting the most people to follow Sadie!

Linda

melodydamom said...

hiya my name is melody :) great blog :)

i have added myself as a follower on your mates blog ;)

thanks from melody

LoisB said...

I became a follower on Sadie's blog.

Anneliese said...

I went, & am now a follower, & said you sent me! Good luck!!

DeVonne said...

I became a follower, great blog!

Martha said...

I became a fan on facebook, good luck.

Haydee said...

Thanks! I'm a FB fan :)

Nikki Love said...

ok, followin' the Cow and followin' you and said you sent me too :) Good luck on your referals :) Awesome give-away!!

Brook said...

I'm a follower now.

Keely Yowler said...

Hi Vicki! I signed up as a fan/follower on the Purple Cow site.

Paper Dolls said...

Am now a FB fan of Purple Cow... hope you win and I would like to win, too!

Pinkie Denise said...

Hi Vicki
Thank you for leaving such a nice comment on my blog also thank you having up me as your roomate I had an amazing experience at Silver bella. Ian already thinking about next year and having a vendor table too. Hope you 'll return again too! So glad I got to know Vicki
take care Denise

Theresa said...

Ok...I followed your instructions and completed the task. I'm also now a follower here.

Anonymous said...

Done! Good Luck!

Anonymous said...

Ok I am not anonymous..the last post was from Melody Baldwin Joy!

Gabby319 said...

Vickie,
I am both a follower and a fan. I love Purple Cows tools so much that I chose to do both. I don't want to miss anything. For the follower I used my google account under Gabby319 and on FB it is under Tammy Lynn Metzler Borst

Donna said...

Went to purple cow and now "I am a fan and Vicki sent me" - Cool!

My Life's Scraps said...

I"m a Fan I"m a Fan!!!! Hope you get the most signups girl!

BRIGITTE FROM AUSTRALIA said...

Heyy VIcky !! all the best for this !!
i'll go to do this in a minute :)

Cheers !! and good luck :)

Kas said...

I am a fan and follower now.

Sarah said...

I'm a follower!!! Good luck on the contest!

Calia Yang said...

vicki! hope you win!! you've got tons for friends! count me in as 1 of your sent followers eheheh ^_^

Anonymous said...

Sherry Domingo

Done! Rena gave me the info in her newsletter and I became a follower. I love following scrapbooking blogs.

Sherry
sdomingo at jw dot com

Claude said...

Glad to help you! What a great prize!

I am now Sadie's follower,
I Twittered,
Facebooked and
linked you on my Life and Tribulations blog!

Good luck!

CSeeger said...

Okay, Vicki I became a follower -- good luck!

Queenie said...

Oh wow Vicki popped on over from Srappy Accents and oh my giddy aunt your blog candy is enormous wowwowwow.
Have popped on by the other blog and became a follower and also here and will pop a link up on my blog as well.
Thank you so much for the chance to win.
Hugs
Tracy
xxx
Off to have a tootle around your blog now.
Cheerio
xx

DebL said...

I am now an official FB fan and I told 'em you sent me - good luck!

Cathy said...

I'm a fan/follower but can't remember now who sent me... sorry. Sure hope that you win anyway!

ChelleBB said...

WOW, thanks Vicki, just followed purple cows, it's an amazing blog :D

sPaRkLiNg sCrApBoOkS said...

Holy Cow, 101 comments! Wow!!!
I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving!!!!!! I left comments on Purple Cow for ya, and Miss Pinky too, I love both of you guys, you rock! Hope you are doing great. I am going insane trying to keep my house clean while it's on the market. omg! Pray for a buyer, please!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I'm dying here!
Lots of love, deb

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Angie Smith said...

I have visited the Purple Cows Facebook Page and I am an official fan now. Good Luck to you as well!

ArchivingAngel said...

Hello Vicki~ glad to have found your wonderful blog.
It was nice to see news about the giveaway so I signed on to follow the purple cows blog & made my comment.
Your blog is really nice.
I look forward to peeking in to check your latest creations.
Have my fingers crossed!

ArchivingAngel said...

P.S.
I will be posting about this on my blog as well.
Good Luck!

Wife2TJ said...

Done and Done. lol! :-)
Following there blog, and there facebook page :-)

Good luck!!! Let us know if you need anything else :-)

JAN said...

hiya i have visited purpl ecows and am now a follower thanks for the chance

Linda Shewchuk said...

I am a purple cow follower and posted there as well. What an awesome giveaway!!

Helen said...

WTG Vicki! I am following you now, via Sisterhood of Scrap! Thanks for the great inspiration you have here!

Pinkie Denise said...

Hello Vicki
So glad you had a wonderful Thanksgiving...camping sounds so fun! thanks for the visit and kind comments about the shop

The Lone Dollier said...

I've gone to Purple Cow's blog and signed up saying you sent me.

Went to their Facebook page, became a fan, and said you sent me (under Marilyn B. Hughes).

Good Luck!!!!
Smiles~
Marilyn

The Lone Dollier said...

Putting this on my sidebar of my blog.

Smiles~
Marilyn

Donna VW said...

I became a follower or your blog and Sadie's blog and a facebook fan too! Fantastic giveaway! Thanks.

Lyneen said...

I am a follower now... mentioned you sent me in a comment on this post. http://sadiepurplecow.blogspot.com/2009/12/holiday-memory-coasters.html

I also linked your site the list on MY CANDY BAR!
Good Luck

Cathy said...

Oh how cool, I am a follower, I left a message, and I went to facebook, and left a wall post too. best of Luck to you.

Ann said...

I am a follower of Purple Cows now. Good luck Vicki.

PurpleSpongeBob said...

Love some of the stuff there, on the blog, so thank you very much.
the facebook link does not work and trying to type in the address only brings me to Janice Chow's page.
Love the colour Purple too! so bonus for me

Carla said...

moo follower 382. This giveaway is ENORMOUS! thanks so much.

Kary Sol said...

Hi Vicki!
Thanks for the chance to win this FanTasTic giveaway! I really want to be the lucky winner! Your giveaway just Christmas magic!!!!!!
I'm a follower,FB fan and linked giveaway on my sidebar. Thanks! Welcome to my blog.
Marry Christmas and Happy New Year Vicky!!!!!

beadz said...

Hi Vicki, I became a follower of Purple Cow and said that you sent me.
hugs,
Gini

Pattie G said...

Hi Vicki, I am now a follower and have posted this candy on my blogspot linking it back here.

hugs
Pattie

Larisa said...

Hello! I linked it on sidebar. Also I became a new follower of your blog. Thanks for the chance to win this candy. It is gorgerous. ))))) Merry Christmas. Hugs from Russia. Larisa

fairyrocks said...

good luck girl!! Hope you win

Ukka said...
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Ukka said...

Hi,Vicki!
I am a follower also ana added a link to the sidebar http://pishitejulie.blogspot.com/
Thank you so much for the chance to take part!!!
Have a lovely Christmas and New Year.

Greetings from Russia,
Ukka xx

Larisa said...

I am a follower ))) Thanks.

Malwina said...

wonderful! a follower! link in my sidebar.
http://malwina28.blogspot.com/

kandistar said...

Ih have become a follower both to Purple Cow's blog and your blog too, so glad I found both of them! Left a comment over there on her Dec 22 post which I hope makes me lucky becaue that was my Birthday! I have also posted a pic of your candy in my sidebar with a link to your site! Thanks so much for the chance to win... I think this is the biggest blog candy i have ever seen, I think generous is an understatement! *Candace*

Creativika said...

Hi Vicki! Fantastic candy!!! I became a follower. :) Thanks for the chance yo win the great candy! I linked it on my sidebar, so I have 2 entries? :)
Best wsihes! Merry Christmas!

Victoria

AZviaTx said...

New follower in the house. What an amazing array of goodies up for "winnsies". Cool. Tina

Pinkie Denise said...

Hello Vicki
I hope you and your family had a wonderful day. Merry Christmas and hope your apron arrived safely Denise

Doina said...

I am now a follower and left a comment! Thanks for the chance to win!

Ann said...

I am now a follower of Purple Cows Blog. Love the blog and your blog, thanks for the link on ScrapFit. Thanks for the chance to win your terrific prize.

mgcreative said...

hi vicki, i already become purple cows follower and put the candy on my sidebar.
thx for the chance and good luck!

Lourdes said...

Hello Vicki...I'm a follower of the Purple Cows' blog and I said you sent me.

Your link is on my sidebar...

Happy New Year and thanks for the chance to win this super candy.

Hugs

Lourdes

rinat said...

Fabulous blog candy Have become a follower and have a link to your candy. Thanks for the chance to win!

noga said...

i'm a new follower in the 2 blogs
thank you and happy new year!

li-bee-ti said...

WOW, what a gengerous giveaway!
I became a follower to both blogs, and surely I said that Vicki sent me...
I also linked to your giveaway on my sideber <a href="http://creationswithlove-li-bee-ti.blogspot.com/>here.</a>

Kim. said...

Wow what a candy draw, thanks for the chance to join in.
Have been over to Purple Cow, become a follower and left a message.
Kim xXx

Kim. said...

Have posted your candy on my sidebar.
Thanks again.
Kim xXx

Nancy W said...

Thanks for the chance, i went and became a follower and told them you sent me! hugs from Conroe, TX!

Jill said...

Am officially a follower and a fan!

Chen R. said...

Hi Vicki;
I'm a follower and linked you on my side bar:
http://cheniros.blogspot.com/
Chen

Bulika said...

Hi! I am you following.
http://bulkabul.blogspot.com/

Agus :) said...

WOW lovely blog candy! Thank you for the chance to win (: Im already a follower and I have just linked your candy on my sidebar :D
Happy New Year!
Agus

Nataliya said...

Hi Vicki, good luck for you.

BeeLinda said...

Just started following the Purple Blog and added them to my FB, also posted you sent me. Will update my fb about your blog in a few min.
I hope you win!

Anonymous said...

Hi vicki, I became a follower . that is one serious prize. good luck to you.
lynnewhitehead@yahoo.com

AK Donna M said...

Thanks Vicki for chance to win some great stuff. I've signed up as follower to your site & Purple Cows & sent a note on FB for my craft friends to check out your blog. Hope you win!

kisieltruskawkowy said...

I'm already follower of Purple Cows site :) Thanks for the chance to win! The prizes are awesome!

kisieltruskawkowy said...

I've linked your candy on my sidebar :)

Cynthia Lloréns said...

woohoo I am a follower! Thanks
Hugs and Kisses from Brazil
Cynthia

Killam Creative said...

Hi Vicki - I'm following now and I'll put this post on my side bar! Thanks so much.

Susan
http://killamcreative.blogspot.com

Arien said...

Hello Vicki! Thank you for a chance to win this wonderfull giveaway! I become a follover and also posted your web on my blog.

Valentina said...

Hi, Vicki
I am a follower now

Thanks

Yvonne said...

Hi Vicki
Good luck with this! I'm a follower at Purple Cow now and left a comment on a blog post there.

I've also become a follower here.

flowergirl said...

HI Vickie..I just became follower..Great Blog and candy u have here

HazelQ said...

Wow, what a fabulous candy :) Thank you so much for the chance to win, I'm a follower of the blog through facebook. I've linked the candy on my sidebar.
Hugs
Hazel

rockgranny said...

I joined their followers and mentioned you sent me, become your follower too.

KV Creative Designs said...

I did it all! I am following Purple Cow and You both on your blogs and FB. Also became a fan of Purple Cow on FB. Thank you for the opportunity to win!

Happy New Year & Artful Blessings,
Kathryn

Maryu said...

Became a fan and left your name. Thanks for a chance to win.

Kristallik said...

http://kristallikhandmade.blogspot.com/2010/01/17_17.html

Sandy said...

Ok - I went to facebook - became a follower and left message, then I went to Purple Cows blog, became a follower and left message!

Ms. Jen said...

Hi Vicki, the scrapguy sent me here and I also visited the purple cow and let them know you sent me! I'm so excited to find some layout blogs and not just cards!! Lookin forward to all you have to offer! And thanks for a chance to win some yummy candy too.

vanilaple said...

Hi! I also want to participate in the drawing http://vanilaple.blogspot.com/