Tuesday, June 8, 2010

GIveaway: Handmade Dog Collar From GertyDesigns!

I'm so happy to be able to introduce all of you to GertyDesigns! She makes the most adorable handmade dog collars and sells them on Etsy. If you'd like to take a look, please browse her shop here. Gerty Designs features handmade dog collars, beds, leashes and other fine canine accessories. Each collar is custom made so you know you'll be getting exactly the right size and color. The winner of this giveaway will be able to have their choice of a dog collar from GertyDesign's shop! That's right! One winner will be able to pick ANY dog collar! Here are some of the ones you could choose from:






To win:


Mandatory entry: Visit GertyDesigns on Etsy and leave a comment here telling us what your favorite item is! Make sure to include your email address or a way to contact you if you win!


Extra entries (make sure you leave a separate comment for each). Current fans are eligible!


1 entry: Heart GertyDesigns' Etsy shop and leave a comment here with your Etsy username.


1 entry: Follow my blog publicly and leave a comment letting me know. You can follow by clicking follow in the left sidebar or at the very top left of the screen. 


1 entry: Follow GertyDesigns' blog publicly and leave a comment letting me know. 


1 entry: Become a fan of waterwaif on facebook and leave a comment with your facebook name.


1 entry: Become a fan of GertyDesigns on facebook and leave a comment with your facebook name.


1 entry: Blog about this giveaway and leave a link here.


1 entry: Follow GertyDesigns on twitter and leave a comment here with your username.


1 entry: Follow me on twitter and leave a comment here with your twitter username.


1 entry: Tweet about this giveaway and leave a link here. You can tweet once per day and each tweet will count as another entry, just make sure you leave a separate comment for each tweet. There is a retweet this button at the bottom for your convenience! Otherwise, feel free to use this tweet or something similar: 

RT @thewaterwaif Win your choice of #handmade #dog collar free! #Etsy #Blog #giveaway ends 6/18! #pets http://bit.ly/aMf7k6 


1 entry: Grab one of my buttons and put it on your blog. Leave a link here.


1 entry: Feature my shop or Gerty's shop on your blog and leave a link here.


1 entry: Enter any or all of my other current giveaways and leave a comment here.


5 entries: Purchase an item from either my shop or Gerty's shop and leave 5 comments here.




The giveaway will end at midnight eastern time on Friday, June 18th.
The winners will be chosen by random.org on June 19.  The winners will be announced here and he or she will have 48 hours to respond with their mailing address. If a winner cannot be contacted or does not respond, another winner will be chosen after 48 hours.
Make sure you leave a separate comment for each entry. The more entries you post, the more chances you have to win!
This giveaway is open worldwide. The more the merrier!
If you would like me to host your next giveaway or if you'd like further details, please feel free to email me at tara@waterwaif.com. 
My disclaimer: I received no monetary compensation for this giveaway nor did I receive any items. I am hosting this giveaway purely for the love of helping other small sellers and artists, and for the fun of a giveaway. All opinions expressed in this post are my own.


123 comments:

Yanni said...

Yay first entry!

My favorite item from Gerty's shop is this swirly purple collar.
http://www.etsy.com/listing/47798921/purple-swirls-adjustable-dog-collar

I so love all shades of purples, lavenders and violets.

Yanni
ranimusvandel@gmail.com

Yanni said...

Hearted Gerty's shop.

http://www.yannicreations.etsy.com

Yanni said...

I am following you now. yay!

Yanni said...

I am following GertyDesigns' blog under Yannicreations

Yanni said...

I am already a fan of Waterwaif on facebook

Yanni Vandel

Yanni said...

Liked GertyDesigns on Facebook

Yanni said...

Grabbed your button and placed it under the Blogs I Love Section

very married said...

ms(dot)verymarried(at)gmail(dot)com

I entered the print and jewelry giveaway.

very married said...

http://www.etsy.com/listing/45413693/pink-dots-adjustable-dog-collar-sizes-xs

That's cute!

ms(dot)verymarried(at)gmail(dot)com

Paula said...

UniqueDesignsbyMsP visited Gerty's shop and loves the Pink Damask adjustable dog collar.

Paula said...

UniqueDesginsbyMsP hearted Gerty's shop.

Paula said...

UniqueDesignsbyMsP has been a follower of Water Waif for a while now.

Paula said...

UniqueDesignsbyMsP has proudly displayed your button @ http://www.uniquedesignsbymsp.blogspot.com since the beginning of May.

Chronicles of Neurotic-A said...

LOVE this shop! I'm so glad you helped me discover it - I have two rescue pups that I love shopping for :)

The watermelon colar is my favorite. I've never seen one like it!
nikikendra at hotmail.com

Chronicles of Neurotic-A said...

I hearted for sure :)
nicotiana.etsy.com

Chronicles of Neurotic-A said...

I also entered the pendant giveaway on your blog :)

Chronicles of Neurotic-A said...

following Gerty's blog too :)

Kristen said...

My favorite would be the dog leash in Purple Swirl

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Kristen said...

I entered the jewelry GC and art print giveaway.

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Ashley Elaine said...

i love the watermelon collar

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Ashley Elaine said...

Heart GertyDesigns' Etsy shop ashleyelaine22

Ashley Elaine said...

follow via google.

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Ashley Elaine said...

follow you on twitter @Ashbug622

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Ashley Elaine said...

follow gertydesigns on twitter @Ashbug622

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Ashley Elaine said...

fan of GertyDesigns on facebook #ashley elaine

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Ashley Elaine said...

fan of waterwaif on facebook #ashley elaine

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Joshlin said...

My favorite is the Pink Dots - Adjustable Dog Collar.
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Linda Kish said...

My dog would look great in the mocha swirls collar

lkish77123 at gmail dot com

gustosa said...

i like the Avocado Damask - Adjustable Dog Collar - Sizes XS to XL Available

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gustosa said...

gustosa heart GertyDesigns at etsy
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gustosa said...

follower via gfc
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gustosa said...

Lyn D. is FB fan to waterwaif
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gustosa said...

gustosa11 is following thewaterwaif at twitter
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gustosa said...

blog button
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gustosa said...

entered the milkshake earring
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gustosa said...

entered the mother of pearl earring
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gustosa said...

tweet
http://twitter.com/gustosa11/status/15840236884
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jc said...

Love the Watermelons Adjustable Dog Collar. My doggie has a sweet tooth, and this would be perfect! Thanks for the giveaway.

yumihamano@gmail.com

jc said...

I follow, thank you.

yumihamano@gmail.com

jc said...

Entered Swirl Mother of Pearl Earrings giveaway, thank you.

yumihamano@gmail.com

Katie said...

my doggy would look way too cut in either the skull and crossbone one or the orange pokadot one!!

kshuttle@uoguelph.ca

Katie said...

i am a blog follower!

kshuttle@uoguelph.ca

Donna said...

I love the Durable Colourful Stuffed Dog Bed Cushion

Donna
dwarrington1@gmail.com

Donna said...

I "heart" GertyDesigns on ETSY

Donna
dwarrington1@gmail.com
(ETSY username: 2Cats4Me)

Donna said...

I follow GertyDesigns' blog

Donna
dwarrington1@gmail.com

Donna said...

I follow your blog

Donna
dwarrington1@gmail.com

Donna said...

I'm a facebook fan.

Donna Hufman Warrington
dwarrington1@gmail.com

Donna said...

I "like" GertyDesigns on facebook

Donna Hufman Warrington
dwarrington1@gmail.com

Donna said...

I follow GertyDesigns on twitter as 2Cats2See

Donna
dwarrington1@gmail.com

Donna said...

I follow Waterwaif on twitter as
2Cats2See

Donna
dwarrington1@gmail.com

Donna said...

I tweeted RT @thewaterwaif Win your choice of #handmade #dog collar free! #Etsy #Blog #giveaway ends 6/18! #pets http://bit.ly/aMf7k6 as 2Cats2See

Donna
dwarrington1@gmail.com

Donna said...

I've entered your Art Glass Pendants!

Donna
dwarrington1@gmail.com

Donna said...

I've entered your Win $20 GC to Birdy Boots!

Donna
dwarrington1@gmail.com

Donna said...

I've entered your Win $10 jewelry GC and Art Print!

Donna
dwarrington1@gmail.com

grace said...

My favorite is the 'Paws, Bones and Love - Adjustable Dog Collar'! ^^

vesipisaroita [at] gmail [dot] com

Melissa said...

hmmmmmmmmmmmmm....
maybe the watermelon collar!

Melissa said...

public follower

grace said...

I entered the giveaway sponsored by CleverCrafter! c:

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grace said...

I entered the giveaway sponsored by LillyQueen! c:

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grace said...

I entered the giveaway sponsored by AngelElements! c:

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grace said...

I entered the giveaway sponsored by AmyFine! c:

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Abigail said...

I love the aqua and avocado damask collar. I love those colors!

abigail.lee {at} gmail.com

Wanda said...

My favourite is the Red Stars - Adjustable Dog Collar.
wandanamgreb(at)gmail(dot)com

Wanda said...

I am now following your blog publicly.
wandanamgreb(at)gmail(dot)com

Wanda said...

I am following you on Twitter.
(beefbroth)
wandanamgreb(at)gmail(dot)com

CarolineB said...

The purple swirls collar is my favourite. Would look great on my Golden Retriever :-)

carbar79 at gmail dot com

Meredith said...

Aqua and Avocado Damask collar would be my choice.

Shaunice said...

I would like to have the Paws, Bones and Love - Adjustable Dog Collar.
allgrownup1972@aol.com

Joshlin said...

I blogged about this giveaway at http://asavingmomssanity.blogspot.com/2010/06/saturdays-giveaways_12.html
savingmomssanity at gmail dot com

Helena (XOXO Parisky) said...

I love her Aqua and Avocado Damask - Adjustable Dog Collar!

xoxoparisky@gmail.com

Helena (XOXO Parisky) said...

I hearted her shop (XOXOParisky)

xoxoparisky@gmail.com

Helena (XOXO Parisky) said...

I follow you publicly via GFC as Helena :)

Roxy said...

love the watermelon collar

hockiemack at hotmail.com

Ladytink_534 said...

My favorite item is the Harvest Dots - Adjustable Dog Collar
Ladytink_534(at)yahoo(dot)com

Ladytink_534 said...

I'm a follower (Google Friend)
Ladytink_534(at)yahoo(dot)com

Ladytink_534 said...

I'm a Gerty designs follower (Google Friend)
Ladytink_534(at)yahoo(dot)com

Ladytink_534 said...

I'm a FB Fan~ Jennifer L.
Ladytink_534(at)yahoo(dot)com

Ladytink_534 said...

I'm a Gerty design FB Fan~ Jennifer L.
Ladytink_534(at)yahoo(dot)com

Ladytink_534 said...

I entered the milkshake earrings giveaway
Ladytink_534(at)yahoo(dot)com

Ladytink_534 said...

I entered the mother of pearl earrings giveaway
Ladytink_534(at)yahoo(dot)com

Amy said...

I love the Skull and Crossbones collar (http://www.etsy.com/listing/47798866/skull-and-crossbones-adjustable-dog)!

amysweeps at gmail dot com

Amy said...

I hearted the shop on etsy (neverdene).
- amysweeps [at] gmail [dot] com

Amy said...

Publicly following your blog.
- amysweeps [at] gmail [dot] com

Amy said...

I like Waterwaif on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/amymace)
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Amy said...

Publicly following GertyDesigns' blog via Google Friend Connect.
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Amy said...

I like Gerty Designs on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/amymace)
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Amy said...

I'm following you on Twitter (@neverdene).
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Amy said...

I'm following GertyDesigns on Twitter (@neverdene).
- amysweeps [at] gmail [dot] com

Amy said...

tweet - http://twitter.com/neverdene/status/16190463437
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Amy said...

I entered the AmyFine MOP earrings giveaway.

- amysweeps [at] gmail [dot] com

Amy said...

Your button is on the right sidebar of my blog - (http://trixiestreatsandsweeps.blogspot.com)
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Eco-Friendly and Frugal said...

I really like the Aqua and Avacado collar! Really adorable and it would look great on my pup.

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Eco-Friendly and Frugal said...

I hearted their shop!

Eco-Friendly and Frugal said...

I follow your blog!

Eco-Friendly and Frugal said...

I follow GertyDesign's blog, too!

Eco-Friendly and Frugal said...

I follow GertyDesigns on Twitter @EFandFrugal

Eco-Friendly and Frugal said...

I follow you on Twitter (EFandFrugal)

Eco-Friendly and Frugal said...

Tweet: http://twitter.com/EFandFrugal/status/16191531328

Ladytink_534 said...

I entered the guitar pick earrings giveaway
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Ladytink_534 said...

I entered the cookies giveaway
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Anja said...

My favorite item is the Paws, Bones and Love collar. I love the design and colours included in it.

anja.lju at gmail dot com

Anja said...

Hearted on Etsy as Shendelzare.

anja.lju at gmail dot com

Laugh Out Loud at Craig's List said...

Faves are avocado damask and skull and crossbones!

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Laugh Out Loud at Craig's List said...

I entered the turquoise wave necklace giveaway!

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Amy said...

tweet (http://twitter.com/neverdene/status/16276792777)

amysweeps at gmail dot com

petteytiffany@yahoo.com said...

liked the swirly puppy collar but like those skulls more

BethW7372 said...

I love her collars. I had been looking for a pink collar because most people assume my boxer is a boy, but love this Aqua and Avocado Damask Collar, and hopefully it also looks girly.

Beth_W(at)ix.netcom.com

BethW7372 said...

Following GertyDesigns' blog publicly (as beth_w)

BethW7372 said...

Became a fan of waterwaif on facebook (bethw737 on facebook)

BethW7372 said...

Became a fan of GertyDesigns on facebook (bethw737 on facebook)

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BethW7372 said...

Following GertyDesigns on twitter @beth_w737

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BethW7372 said...

Following you on twitter @beth_w737

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BethW7372 said...

Tweeted @beth_w737:

http://twitter.com/beth_w737/status/16338545864

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Dhesh said...

I love the Paws, Bones and Love Collar.

dhesh at webmail dot co dot za

Julie said...

I like the pink damask the best. Lucy would look fabulous in it.

Julie said...

I follow waterwaif on twitter

Julie said...

I follow waterwaif on facebook

Julie said...

I follow the waterwaif blog

Amy said...

tweet - http://twitter.com/neverdene/status/16488175239

amysweeps at gmail dot com

jennifer57 said...

The Skull and Crossbones - Adjustable Dog Collar is my favorite :)
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tina reynolds said...

I really like the Paws, Bones and Love - Adjustable Dog Collar - Sizes XS to XL Available thanks for the chance to win eaglesforjack@gmail.com

tina reynolds said...

i follow your blog

tina reynolds said...

i follow you on twitter @mrstinareynolds