Sunday, 14 August 2016

200th post blog candy

Hello lovely peeps and welcome to my 200th blog post :)


That means it's candy time  !!


Well, I've been busy in the 7 months since my 100th post.  I have:
  • been one of the runners up in the Card Designer of the Year competition in Simply Cards & Papercraft magazine (coincidentally, the advent calendar on my 100th post was part of my competition entry)
  • joined the lovely (and slightly mad) ladies on the Polkadoodles Design Team, thank you girls for making me so welcome
  • seen my very first Design Team (Lili of the Valley Design Collective) disbanded which was obviously a sad occasion for me but I'm so grateful to have been on the team and made so many wonderful crafty friends (EDIT - the Design Collective is still going, but with reduced involvement as there is a new core Design Team)  
  • been chosen as a member of Leonie Pujol's very first Design Team - I was (and am) chuffed to bits as I have been a fan of Leonie since her QVC days.
  • joined the Sugar Nellie Blog Challenge team for a 4-month stint, as well as having Guest Designer spots at Crafting By Designs, All Dressed Up and Color Throwdown
Wow, no wonder the year is going by so quickly :D

And through all this I've had support from you, my fabulous followers. It means so much to have you visit little ol' me, and your wonderful comments really make my day. As a thank you I'm having a huge giveaway worth over £80.

The dies:



Thank you to Craftasmic in Taunton for donating the Cottage Cutz Ice Cream die, and Crafters Companion for the Leonie Pujol dies, two of which are from her latest launch. The heart is especially useful as you can roll up the spiral parts to make 3D flowers.

The Stamps:



There is no packaging included with the 'Off She Flew' stamps but this is a picture of it


The Paper:



This is a full 8x8 paper pad from Lili of the Valley which has been discontinued and includes one of my favourite wood effect paper designs.

The rest:



A few embellishments, including 100 dew drops and a .005 black fineliner pen which I use on practically everything (yours is new and unused!)
I will also include a £5 Polkadoodles gift certificate for the winner

http://www.polkadoodles.co.uk/giftcertificates.php

To be in with a chance of winning all you need to do is
  1. be a follower of my blog (either a Google follower or an email subscriber),  and 
  2. leave me a comment below*
  3. IF you add a picture of my candy with a link to this post on your own blog you can add a second comment below to get an extra chance of winning
*If you do not have a Google profile you will not be able to leave a comment directly, so please email your comment to me at 

kernewekkat @ gmail . com 

and I will post your comment in myself - make sure to remove the spaces from the address above when you are typing this in the 'To' section of your email

The draw will close on Sunday 14th August at 9pm BST


Good luck everyone,
Katrina x

69 comments:

  1. Thank you for the chance of winning this fabulous candy.
    Kath x

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  2. I have added the photo to my sidebar and linked back to your blog post.
    Kath x

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  3. I enjoy visiting your blog Katrina and seeing your lovely creations, you have a very clever way of always seeing things a slightly different way from the obvious :)

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  4. oooh and thanks for the chance to win your lovely candy, I'll add it to my blog :)

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  5. ohhhh wowsers what fab candy xx

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  6. It's been wonderful getting to know you and taking inspiration from your lovely work. Thank you so much for offering such fantastic candy and here's looking forward to the next 100 posts xx

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  7. ...and I have added all the details to my sidebar xx

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  8. Fabulous candy and congratulations on a sensational year so deserved. Your work is fabulous a very talented lady Love and hugs Carole x

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  9. Hi Katrina me again I have added a photo and link to your blog of your fab candy Thanks Again love and hugs Carole x

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  10. congrats on your 200th post...lovely candy giveaway already a follower thank you so much for the chance to win

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  11. I'm here again...i posted to my blog...thanks again
    http://kiehn10.blogspot.com/

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  12. Congratulations on your 200th blog post,here's to many more! Also congrats on all those other achievements,sure you will have many more by the time you reach 300,your work is amazing.

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  13. Congratulations on your amazing 200th blog post (well done you). Thanks for the chance to win such fabulous prizes and good luck for the next 200 posts. Xx

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  14. Hi Katrina, I am thrilled to have put a link to this blog on my Crafty Cats blog. Xx

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  15. So many accomplishments in so little time. Congrats on 200th post. I am a follower and have posted your candy pic on my blog (left side). Thanks for the chance to win some fabulous goodies. Hugs.

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  16. Hi there! I came upon your blog via Crafty Cats and I'm so pleased I did! I love your work and feel quite inspired after looking. Thanks for the chance to win a lovely prize too. All in all,a lucky find! Lesley xxx

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  17. Congratulations on your 200 blog post, that is a real achievement :) Thank you so much for the lovely comment on my blog and the chance to win some totally awesome candy :) :) Big hugs, Mimi xxxxx

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  18. Congratulations on all the recent accomplishments! It's interesting how we bloggers count time by the number of posts :) Sure the next 100 will bring even more delightful achievements! Thanks for the candy! Hugs.

    PS The candy pic added.

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  19. Huge congratulations on your 200th post and all amazing achievements. Thank you for the chance to win this amazing candy.

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  20. Wow, what a fabulous giveaway! I have really been loving your samples for Leonie. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

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  21. I have added the pic to my blog. x

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  22. Congrats on your 200th post! I am new here, and I signed up to follow. Can't wait to see more of your delightful creations! I will be checking out Leonie Pujol also, as she is new to me! Thanks for the chance to win your awesome prize package!

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  23. Wow, this is amazing candy! Thanks for the chance to win.
    Congratulations on your 200th blog post.
    Hugs, Valerija

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  24. Me again, I have added a photo and link of your candy to my blog.
    Valerija xx

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  25. Congrats on your 200th post!
    I follow you for some time and I love your blog.
    thank you for chance!
    I will share photo of your candy on my sidebar but will not enter second time.
    hugs

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  26. Congrats on your 200th post. Thank you for letting me have a chance to win. So glad I found your blog...

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  27. Oh my what a very generous candy offer. Glad I popped over now. Lou x

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  28. Congratulations. We love having you on the PD team. Great giveaway xx

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  29. Wow...congrats to you accomplishments. Thank you for the opportunity. ❤️

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  30. Added a full page of you blog candy with link. Thank you again. ❤️

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  31. Congratulations - what a great year you have had. I am a new follower.

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  32. I will pop your candy on to my sidebar

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  33. Congratulations on your 200th post Katrina, it sounds like you've been having fun - except the LOTV Design Collective, I didn't realise they had been disbanded. I am in my craft room watching Leonie's Hochanda shows on catch up, you made some fabulous samples.
    Thank you for the chance to win your wonderful candy.
    Pauline
    x

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  34. I've added your candy picture to my sidebar.
    Pauline
    x

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  35. (email entry from Janet Vince)
    Hi Katrina
    Thank you for the chance to win such beautiful goodies
    Love Janet

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  36. You HAVE indeed been busy of late - congrats on the runner up cardmaker of the year selection and your positions on various Design Teams.

    Great Candy to celebrate your 200th post too ... I'm a follower

    Kathyk

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  37. And, since I have posted your candy offer in my sidebar I BELIEVE this means I can comment a second time for a second entry for your fab candy ... wish me luck!!

    Thanks again

    Kathyk

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  38. Thank you fr the chance to win such a fab prise and well done on 200 posts a mega achievement x

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  39. Wow you are very busy indeed! Would love to win this fab selection.
    Hugs
    Anj
    xx

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  40. Wow, what a year and what a line up! It's awesome getting to know you on the Sugar Nellie DT Kat and love your work, have done for ages. Thought I was following you already! So have remedied that, as I love to follow all my teamies. Congrats hunny on the wonderful year you've had in craft. I remember seeing you as one of the runners up in the Card Designer of the Year competition in Simply Cards & Papercraft magazine. It takes a while to reach New Zealand, but it's such a buzz when it does! Awesome crafty year hun. Well done. Thanks for your generous candy, that'll be one lucky winner! Hugs, Wends xoxo

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  41. I have added your piccy to my sidebar too Kat xoxo

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  42. It sound you had a great year sofar, it is lovely to be on the team with you at Sugar Nellie and your candy is just overwhelming..thanks for the chance to win such crafty "jackpot". The picture is in my sidebar, hugs Blankina

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  43. Thank you for the chance to win such a great prize ๐Ÿ˜€

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  44. Did a blog post for you hope you get more entries and followers :)

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  45. Wow, you have been working hard, haven't you... I would love to win your candy Katrina...

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  46. Busy busy but so very creative and inspiring.

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  47. what a lovely blog am now a follower love your work xx
    Chrissy o xx

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  48. Thank you for the chance to win this amazing candy. And to remind me to put you on my blog roll :)

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  49. And I have put your candy in my sidebar :)

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  50. (email entry from Gloria B)
    Thank you for the chance to win some stash, I would share with my daughter Claire

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  51. Slightly confused by the August 14th date on your blog, but pleased to have found you via Leonie. You have been deservedly busy!

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  52. Your cards are gorgeous and I am now following! It is great to see so many inspirational items. What a fantastically clever lady you are.

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  53. What a fabulous set of blog candy! Thank you for the chance to win xx

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  54. I hope your op goes really well Katrina and your up and ready for your next 200 posts!!!! put the pic on my blog and thanks for being such a fab teamie xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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  55. Awesome candy, please be mine!

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  56. Hello Katrina!
    I am your new folower. I saw how busy you are. Wish you a lot of crafty fun. Thanks for offering this beautiful candy.

    Marjeta

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  57. Now I put your post on my blog.

    Have a nice day.

    Marjeta

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  58. What a lovely 'candy' prize Katrina - really scrummy! Must ask you, did you ever go to Hart's Ice Cream Parlour in St Ives - blimey that was the best ice cream in the world. Anyway will pop off now and put the pic of the candy on me blog! Hugs to you Sue Pxxx

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  59. Just popped the pic on my sidebar and have also linked it to your blog! I'm getting sooo technical in me old age!!! Hugs Sue Pxxx

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  60. Hi Katrina - what a busy year you have had!
    Thanks for the chance to win such great candy.
    Hugs,
    Bev xx

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  61. Have popped your candy pic on my sidebar.
    Hugs,
    Bev xx

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  62. You have had an amazing year Katrina, no surprise it's been so successful, your work is beautiful! This is a very generous giveaway, thank you :)
    Chris
    x

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  63. Hi i have found your blog via Leonie and gonna have a good look through, it's Fab! Thanks for the chance to win stash
    Nicola x

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  64. Hi I am amazed that you manage any time for real life!!! That seems to disappear far to quickly. I love what you create, your designs are great. The give away leaves me gobsmacked. Hope I am in with a chance, love all the goodies, some of my favourite companies.
    Valerie x

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  65. Thank you for the chance of winning this fabulous candy, you are doing fantastic things and I am your email subscriber.

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  66. I have popped your candy picture on my sidebar.
    Hugs xx

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Katrina xx