Sunday 31 May 2009



We have good & bad news, the bad news is no challenge this week, sorry! The good news is, in it's place we have CANDY!!!!

Our blog counter has officially passed the 10,000 mark & to celebrate this milestone (& to thank you all for helping us achieve it) we are offering amazing - money can't buy - Papertrey Ink Candy!

Firstly & most importantly, we'd like to say a huge thank you to the wonderful Toni for donating this incredibly generous prize, comprising of none other than PTI's 2008 Limited Edition Stamp Set - Everyday Classics:

This versatile & gorgeous set (31 individual stamps) is not available for purchase and was a thank you from PTI to their most loyal customers.

To be in with a chance of winning this much sought after prize (European entries only please), leave a comment here & also spread the word by linking this post on your own blog.

The random draw will take place on Monday 1st June 2009.

Good luck everyone!

Steph & Kate x


Wellnifty said...

Hi Ladies, congratulation on so many hits. Lovely candy, thanks for giving me the chance of getting it. I've linked to it on my sidebar

Chris x

PinksyDoodles said...

Great candy - thanks Toni and Steph and Kate too. I'l love a chance to win - I'll link it on my blog right now.
Clare x

Tanya said...

Great candy!!!! Stamping - my love!!!
Thanks for the chance to win... Linked to it on my sidebar. Welcome to my -

Emma said...

WOW - You ladies are the bee's knees. What amazing candy. Imagine me now, akin to Homer Simpson upon seeing a donut, drool, drool. I will link you tomorrow when I do my post.


Emma x

Jamochka said...

Mm, I love this set of stamps. Could you pick me pls)))And my congratulations on so great number of hits!
I've put a link+picture to your candy on my sidebar
Thanks for the chance

Lilacanglia said...

Good Morning,
I have gladly added a link on my blog for you,
Would love to win these outstanding stamps,
Thank you for the chance,

Sarah B said...

Congratulations to you both, not really surprising considering it such as faulous site, Count me in Hugs Sarah B X

Unknown said...

Oooo yes please Kate & Steph and thank you to Toni for donating the candy!

I'll be sending peeps your way my


Daniela F. said...

Good Morning, what a lovely surprise! Congrats to Kate and Steph!! Your my first choice for a "European PTI Angel" award :-) Thanks Tony for a chance to win this amazing prize!

Artyjen said...

Please enter me.......can you let Mr Random in on my entry too!!! ;)
Thanks for the chance to win. You are now on my sidebar.

cardsandacuppa said...

Wow! what fab candy, I would just LOVE to win this and then I could join in with your challenges!! lol! Well done on so many well deserved hits, loving PTI and your fab creations,
Hugs Sarah-Jane xx
P.S. off to link now x

Unknown said...

Congratulations on hitting the 10,000 hits! Well deserved

And thank you for the amazing chance to win these lovely stamps - they are fantastic!

Saxo Stamper said...

Helloe lovely ladies

congratulations on your big 10K

Would love to be entered in your blog candy draw.

Will mention it on my blog.

Thanks Karen x

Aimes said...

OMG - this truly is PTI candy that money can't buy!!!!
Consider me in this candy draw please ladies - I promise to put a link over on my blog!
Thanks to Toni for the very generous offer and Congratulation Kate & Steph on reaching 10,000 hits - all due to your amazing creations no doubt!

Steph said...

WOW! That stamp set is gorgeous! It's going to make a wonderful prize for someone - hopefully me! ;-) COngratulations on your 10,000 hits - your blog is really inspirational. x

sandra's crafty corner said...

hiya great candy, ive put a link on my blog about it,
thanks for the chance to win love sandra xxx

Valerie said...

What a fabulous prize! I had just seen this used by Lauren this last week and was disppointed I couldn't buy it - perhaps I might win it. Congratulations on all your hits. I don't have a blog otherwise I would link it - sorry. Many thanks for a fabulous blog and prize opportunity.

Sheila said...

Fab candy - love these stamps. Particularly the sentiments.

Will go off and liink you on my blog now!

Sheila :)

Unknown said...

Wow - wonderful prize, will put a link to the candy on my blog & big congrats on your hits.

Jan xx

AuroraDawn said...

Wow Toni, what fab candy, so very generous of you, I really would LOVE to win this so I can join in with your challenges - I'm on a stash ban until after my birthday :(.

Steph, Kate - Many Congratulations on hitting the 10,000 hits! Very Well deserved :)

I've linked on my side bar

Best wishes


scrappyjacky said...

Great candy...would love to try papertrey products...and could then join your challenges.Hope you're ok Steph...look forward to your new 'blog'...thanks for your visit.

Joan Ottevanger said...

Hi Ladies, This is so cool I cross my fingers and maybe I'm the lucky one (hope so)

Caro's Kaartjes said...

What a great way to discover your blog!
I love it already!
Congratulations on hitting the 10.000!
I gladly link this post to my bloggie.
To be sure I'll be back I'm gonna follow yours.

Greetings from overseas,
The Netherlands

Caryn said...

OMG,I'd happily trade you my first born for these!! (only kidding Daniel if you ever read this!!). They are amazing stamps.

Huge congrats on your hits too. I'll pop a link on my blog.

Caryn xxx

Anonymous said...

Very cool, congrats!! I linked it up on my blog:

Thanks for the chance to win!!

Crealan said...

I put your link on my blog and love to try my luck!

Greetings Lilian

NinaB said...

Congratulations. I've been eying this set, but am a new PTI customer.

Stephanie (steffie1027) said...

Thanks for the chance to win this set--I do love the versatility of it! Love your blog...keep up the good work!

Frida said...

What a wonderful chance to win! Linking right away. Love this blog, its fun to know we are a lot of people in europe who loves PTI

Alex said...

WOW: What generous blog candy, oh to be the lucky winner :) Finger crossed.

Congratulations Steph & Kate on 10,000 hits!

Alex x

Jennifer Moewis said...

Hey i just found out about your blog today . That´s a wonderful idea to share a hobby in common. I live in germany and i love Papertreyink. the blog candy ist so beatiful. good luck to every one.

lalalla said...

congrats on your hits! it's wonderful blog full of inspiration, I subscribe it via Google Reader and visit often, I love Papertrey products and designs, I don't have any yet but dream about them every night:) here is my blog where I've posted about your sweet candy

greetings from Poland

Tanja said...


Wooow, what a great candy! Thanks for the chance to win!

Hugs, Tanja

Anonymous said...

I live in the US so I am not eligible for the blog candy (sigh), however, I wanted to say congratulations. I love PTI so finding your blog was wonderful. I so enjoy reading it. Thank you.

Penni said...

Congratulations on so many hits.

Thanks for the chance to win such great blog candy.


Fi Calder said...

Wow- what a fabulous number of hits in such a short period of time! Well done ladies!

I've added a link on my blog for this amazing candy!


PS I love the teacher card directly below this- it's fab!!

Johanna said...

that looks very nice, and i love them.
johanna (from sweden)

Anonymous said...


thanks for the chance to win! i've linked you up to my candy alerts on the left of my blog

hugs carly xx

Polly Pierce said...

I can't believe that I've only just found this great blog. I love PTI too and would love the chance to win this limited edition stamp set...

I can't wait to see what's up next, by the way have you seen fellow PTI fan Claire Brennan's new stamp range? It's great, and very typical of the PTI style...

Ayelet said...

Congrats on your so-many hits!
I've pic linked your candy on my sidebar.
Thanks for the chance to win.

Ayelet XX

p.s. - I don't know if my entry counts cause I live in Israel, but my dad lives in Germany (so I can actually use his address, for what it's worth)

SaSa said...

I'd like to wish you also a happy hit-jubilee. At the moment, I have no blog but your's is great.

Katie L Oakley said...

Congrats on the hits girls :) xx

Aunty Sue said...

Stunning candy have linked on my blog and well done on the hits stunning blog.

Annelies said...

Congratulations on the hits! Truly amazing candy you're offering! Here's my link . Thanks for a chance to win! Greetings from Belgium, Annelies

Anonymous said...

Love your blog! Love PTI! What a great price, thanks for the chance to win!!

Baci Patricia

Vicki said...

Well, I must confess to not having any of PTI's stamps and would love to be the owner of these, so I have left a link for you on my blog.


Vicki x

frogers said...

I love love love Papertrey. I signed up to be a follower. No blog.

Anonymous said...

Congrats on all the hits, you truly deserve it. Thanks for the chance to enter.

Sheila said...

Hello Kate! I know that tomorrow is a holiday in the UK ( I work with people from your country :) so I wish you a happy day! you are doing a great job with your blog. See you soon!

Lorraine A said...

Oh I would love to win this candy :-) I NEED Papertrey goodies :-)
Well done on so many hits !! wow !! :-)

Lorraine x x

Рыся said...

Hello Kate!
I've posted about your candy
It's good chance to win, espesially because it's my birthday))

Zielona said...

Very nice blog :)
Hugs from Poland :*

Caroljenks said...

Fab Candy :)

Have popped it in my Candy Jar!

My Blog.

Carol x

Jo said...

I adore Papertrey and wish that I could indulge in those beautiful goodies! I am keeping fingers, toes and anything else that will cross crossed for this one!!!!

Chrissie said...

Papertrey make such fabby stuff, so the chance to win some is not to be missed.Many thanks for the opportunity.
About to put a link on my sidebar now.

craftypagan said...

Wow! Would love this, I just love Papertrey! Have linked on my sidebar!! Thanks for the chance. Fingers crossed.

Susan said...

Wow, what great candy. Thanks for the chance of winning it. I have linked you on my sidebar.

Creativika said...

Hi! What a wonderful candy! Thank you for the chance to win! I linked it on my sidebar!
Greetings from Moldova!!! :)

Ingrid said...

Amazing blog candy!!!
Congratulations on all the hits!!!
Thanks for a chance to win!
Greetings from Poland

SVIT said...

Congratulations girls to such a great hits achievment! I like your stamps set!
My blog is
Link to yor candy in in the second column on the left.

Ania - "Z Papieru Tworzone" said...

Congratulations Ladies!!
Wonderful candy.
Hugs from Poland :)

clare said...

would so love the chance to own these gorgeous stamps..please.
i don't own any papertrey to win these..i would be able to enter your fab challenges.
ive popped a pic & link on sidebar
thanks clarex

Marion said...

Congrats on all your hits. Great candy on offer. Will mention on my blog tomorrow when I do my post, Marion

LoloDesigns said...

Wow just found you guys and am already hooked. Would love to win this candy and get the chance to try their products. Thanks for the opportunity ladies. You are on my sidebar xx

Dancing Lady said...

Hi ladies...what a wonderful set...I'm in!!! :D

Suzy said...

Great candy. I love to win it. I link it on my side bar.

Mina said...

oh wow how much would I love to win these fantastic stamps...thanks for the chance I have linked you on my blog xxx

Linanna DESIGNS said...

This is such gorgeous blog candy ladies, i love these adorable stamps. I have linked you candy on my blog Here Thank you for the chance to win, hugs Linda x

Nunt said...

Hey ladies,
that is one gorgeous stamp plate! Cheers for your next 10.000 hits and I'll be seeing you in blogland ^_^

Cheers from Norway,

ps. naturally joined up as a follower and linked you in my candy-bar :)

Unknown said...

Gorgeous stamps!!! Congratulations on reaching over 10,000 hits!
I've linked you on my side-bar.

Alice said...

Oh wow, really thanks for a chance to win!!! I would love to have this set, wonderful stamps! Congrats on your hits, I've just put a link to my candybar!
Alice from Italy

Stephanie said...

Newbie crafter here - lovin' your stuff!!

Moni said...

Waw thanks for the chance to win this fab set! I linked you on my blog! Hugs, moni

Regina said...

Congratulation Kate and Steph on reaching 10,000 hits! That is awesome!! And how generous of Toni to offer such a lovely prize!
I'll leave a link on my sidebar spreading the news for you.
Well wishes and many more hits to come from Germany

Anonymous said...

Thanks for giving us the chance to win this,love pti they rock.

Anonymous said...

Congrats on the no of hits ladies, its a great blog and I love visiting. Would love a chance to win - having problems posting on my blog though at the moment, so can only say my blog address, - I would post a link if I could. (I had hackers get to my e-mail)

Vanessa said...

WOW! I just found your blog because of your entry for Dawn`s Raspberry challenge! Yesterday I placed my order at Papertrey for the first time!!! I am so excited! (I waited so long because of the postage, now I read that you have this great sharing idea!!) Love this candy! I`ll link it to my blog:
Have a great day and thanks for this wonderful chance...

Cazzy said...

Congratulations and that is a gorgeous stamp set.

Going to add a link on my blog now. x

Justine said...

Great Candy, thanks for the chance to win (just in case I win;o)

Donnas Den said...

Great candy, love your blog. Have added a link on my candy sidebar. Really hoping I win. Have got everything crossed.



Lara said...

A very great blog! Complimenti!!
Mi chiamo Lara e vengo dall'Italia. meglio se parlo in italiano perchè il mio inglese è pessimo! Vorrei partecipare al tuo blog candy, grazie!
Kiss, Lara

Kimbo said...

Congratulations on so many hits. I've added a link on my sidebar - just need to learn how to put a piccie there too!

Mephisto said...

Wow , what wonderful Stamps.
I have posted your Candy on the Sidebar on my
Blog Greetings

butterflyamanda said...

hi i have just found your blog and what a suprise free stuff i am pretty new to this blogging and i can't believe how much fun you can have!

Katarina said...

What a great candy - thanks for the chance. I wrote about it on my candypost:


Huguenot Girl said...

Congratulations Steph & Kate on reaching 10,000 hits! What fabulous candy. Would love a chance to win this, even though I don't have a blog yet. Am just starting to get into Papertrey - would love this fantastic set.