Monday, February 7, 2011

the FAN prize & lotsa cute love

lovely printable valentines: clockwise from top left: 


i love love LOVE the amazing array of talent nominated in the 2011 handmade olympics!
{ & in honor of the FAN PRIZE winner ... keep reading to learn more on that ... a little love, too ... lotsa cute handmade *printable* valentine ideas!}

the nominations closed friday night &  i've forwarded each judge their fabulous list of nominees.  i am just amazed at all of the brilliant work and shops and blogs suggested in each event! WOW!

i've found pages of new faves and new-to-me designers, shops and blogs! thanks so much for that!

free printable valentine's kit by creativemamma


so... to get us up to date:
--> nominations for the 2011 handmade olympics are now closed.

kawaii ninja printables by creativemamma
--> next monday (feb.14th - that's right - valentine's day!) i will reveal the judges' shortlists in each category, at which time VOTING will begin on your faves! yay! can't wait to see those shortlists!

but before we get to that, and all of THOSE amazing prizes, first we need to celebrate all the nominees!
so as promised, a fan prize goes out today to one of the entries.

thanks to, entry #388 is our fan prize winner ... joy of - home to amazing free printables, great crafty ideas & so much more! ! just love their lovely jewelry work! beautiful stuff - creativemamma, you've won yourself a $50 shopping spree in my own little shop: rikrak! yay! so thanks to everyone for playing! { check out her FREE adorable valentine's day printables, too!} 

---> don't forget to enter the *in honor of design* $40 giveaway on NOW here on the blog { closes wednesday }

..... and be sure to tune in next monday for the judges' short list reveals!  
fabulous work, nicies! yay handmade!
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  1. Congratulations Joy! Can't wait to see the Shortlists next week. :>

  2. Yay! I am so excited that the lovely Joy won and just as she is about to go have herself a baby-two great gifts on one day!

  3. yay! me too, leslie! can't wait!

    and yes, jessika! isn't it wonderful? wishing her oh-so-much goodness! thanks!

  4. Love all those printibles. So cute! Happiness for Joy. x

  5. Congrats to first random winner.
    Kisses from Europe

  6. Thank you! I'm so glad you liked my printables and were so lovely to include them here!!!

    And the other sweet items you discovered are so gorgeous too!

    All the best from Istanbul,



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thank you!