Thursday, May 6, 2010

First Contest

***CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED***; winners announced here.

I mentioned a few days ago that I planned to have a contest to celebrate reaching 25 followers, which happened overnight last night, so contest there shall be. The prize: a new bottle of Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure Hidden Treasure in all its flakie glory.

SH Hidden Treasure

Here it is in the sunshine:

SH Hidden Treasure

How to enter:
1. Be a follower of this blog via Google Friend Connect. Friends inside and outside the U.S. are all welcome.
2. Make a comment on this post so I know you're interested in adding HT to your collection. If clicking on your name in the comment won't show me a way to contact you, please include that information in your comment. (For instance, you don't have a public blog linked to your profile. If you don't feel comfortable including that information in a comment, you can e-mail it to me--the.karend at
3. Get an extra entry by linking this post from your blog or twitter stream; include the link in your comment.

I'll be taking entries only for the next week, so get your comments in by midnight Eastern U.S. time on May 12, 2010.

If somehow, someway, I'm at 50 followers or more by the time the contest closes, I'll draw two names to win HT.


  1. Wow! I'm in, I'm in! I put your link in my blog in the sidebar! I want it so bad!! :)

    (I add you as a contact on Twitter!)

  2. Ooh I'm in too! who knows if we'll ever find HT here in Canada. :/

  3. I'm a follower by CGF

    I haven't found it yet!!

    I will add you as a contact on twitter :)

  4. Please enter me :D

    I'm a follower through google friend connect.

    They only sell a couple of treatments by sally hansen at ridiculous prices (each around 10€) so hidden treasure would be a highlight of my (big) stash :)

    here's my blog-entry about it:

  5. Enter me please :)

    I am a follower (Vanessa)

    ilovevanessasomuch at gmail dot com

  6. Thanks for the giveaway!

    I'm a follower through Google Friend Connect, and my email is glitterkitten at hellokitty dot com.

  7. Please enter me, I'm a follower

    daianagrosz at yahoo dot com

  8. I'm a follower, please enter me!

  9. I'm a follower! And just in case my name isn't clicky,

    lunatikitty at gmail dot com

  10. would love to win love the color thanks

    I follow


  11. Hey Karen, I'm super happy to enter this giveaway! I've added links to you in my sidebar, and I've been following you since you finally started your blog. Great job so far, much better than me!!

  12. peripatetic33 new google follower
    peripatetic33 at hot mail dot com
    enter me to win hidden treasure please and thank you

  13. I appear to be follower 38! Count me in, please!
    I'll put you on my list of giveaways which I should be compiling on Monday!
    Remember, peeps, if you can get GOSH where you live then Rainbow is a bit of a Hidden Treasure dupe.

  14. Hey, I'm one of your newer followers! I'd love to be entered in this, I haven't found Hidden Treasure yet.

  15. thanks for the giveaway, I'm a new follower!

    I've never tried sally hanson before, but this polish looks amazing!


  16. Omgggg, I've searched everywhere for this polish!! Thanks for having this giveaway :) I'm a follower via Google Friend.

  17. Hi, I'm s follower as 'rhea katyal'

    I blogged here:


    Thanx for this giveaway! I love the polish you chose!


  18. Hi, I'm a follower!
    You can contact me @!

    I've been looking for the hidden treasure, but I haven't found it yet!

  19. I follow you with the nickname Hind&hare

  20. Hi! I'd love to enter - I'm in Europe, Hidden Treasure isn't available here. I'm a new follower via Google (vedra). My email: vedra(AT)

    Thank you for hosting this great giveaway! :)

  21. Hiya.
    I've blogged about you today.
    Good luck with getting the next 4 followers!

  22. I'd like to enter!
    My email is at

    And I put your giveaway in the sidebar on my blog. ^_^

  23. Hey Karen, well done on reaching 25 followers, and still counting!

    I'm following and I've posted a link to your giveaway in the sidebar of my blog. x

  24. Ahhh! I want Hidden Treasure so badly! I can't find it anywhere...please enter me : ) (following through Google Connect)


  25. I'm a follower. April (from concrete and nail polish)

    I blogged.

    I wish you many new followers!!!

  26. Aww how pretty!!! I'm totally interested and congrats on getting those followers! I'm a new one :)

    Added a link on my site:

  27. Enter me preety pls :D

    im new followers via google friend no 50!! :D

    i post your giveaway link on my sidebar:

    i want to hv a Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure Hidden Treasure in all its flakie glory because i only hv one sally hansen XD
    hehe really wish i hv this :D


    thank you :)

  28. Please please pretty please enter me:) I can't buy SH polishes in Slovenia and I loooove HT:(

    So, I'm entering your giveaway in hopes of getting one:) I follow via GFC, and my email is fleurs . nails @ gmail . com

  29. I'm a follower now!
    This looks like a very cool polish.

  30. This polish looks great! I am a follower
    throuthehaze at gmail dot com

  31. Phew...found you just in time to enter.
    I'm Kimberly Purcell and I follow with Google Friends. Email at

  32. Oooh, Im dying to add HT to my collection but I don't even think it's available in Canada.

    I'm a follower and I tweeted: