3.14.2010

{dumplin design studio} + giveaway


Does your blog need a need a fresh, new look? Well, Shay can hook you up! Shay is the designer behind Dumplin Design Studio. She specializes in clean, modern design (no 'scrapbook-y' designs). Not only does she design blog layouts - she can also design your birth announcements, invitations, business cards, logo, etc.!

Also - swing by Shay's blog -- etsy shop -- twitter


Shay is going to give one of you a blog makeover!! ($52 value)

includes:
  • custom template - 2 or 3 column
  • custom header
  • custom coordinating background
  • color matching of text, links, post box and sidebar
  • up to 5 custom sidebar titles
  • horizontal/vertical navigation menu
  • RSS feed icon and custom links to facebook/twitter
  • coordinating 125x125 link/add button with grab code
  • up to $10.00 in credits for fotolia.com, istockphoto.com, or digital scrapbooking elements of your choice
  • image hosting of all graphics included in your design
  • installation
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Here's what you need to do...

Mandatory: Visit the Dumplin Design Studio & browse Shay's portfolio - comment with which design you like best.

Extras:

  • Purchase anything from the Dumplin Design Studio (+5 extra - leave 5 comments)
  • Tweet about this giveaway (leave link)
  • Follow the Dumplin Design blog
  • Follow my blog!
  • Add my blog button to your blog/site
  • Subscribe via email to my blog
  • Blog about this giveaway (+2 extra - leave 2 comments; w/ link)
Open to everyone!

Open through March 21st

*make sure I can find a way to contact you if you win*
*leave separate comments*

286 comments:

  1. I like the Chronicles of Craziness.

    naturemanipulated AT hotmail DOT com

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  2. I have your button on my blog.

    http://naturemanipulated.blogspot.com

    naturemanipulated AT hotmail DOT com

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  3. I follow your blog.

    naturemanipulated AT hotmail DOT com

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  4. I also really like Chronicles of Craziness. It's a lot like what I'd envision for my website :)

    lauren.m.gibson AT gmail DOT com

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  5. I like the simplicity of the Queen of the Castle design.

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  6. I love Cup of Jane! Simple, yet very pleasing to the eye.

    Thanks!
    idobudgetweddings(at)gmail(dot)com

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  7. I love the cup of jenn design (although randomness is a close second!)

    Such a cool giveaway!

    Katie
    squidart@rocketmail.com

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  8. I just tweeted! http://twitter.com/budget_bride/status/10478717504
    idobudgetweddings(at)gmail(dot)com

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  9. I like them all. I guess I was drawn to Are You Calling Me Short!

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  10. I like the "prettiness of ever blooming but the simple-ness of Randomness;}
    she does great work- a lot of randomness!
    chacoyaguayo{at}yahoo{dot}com

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  11. tweeted:
    http://twitter.com/Ma21cuteboy/status/10480765458

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  12. i follow Dumplin Design's blog:}

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  13. i have the Etsy It Up button here:
    http://ma21cuteboy.blogspot.com/

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  14. i subscribe via email;}
    chacoyaguayo{at}yahoo{dot}com

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  15. My favorite is the "Lynette Molina" design, so pretty & classy!

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  16. I have your button on my blog also!

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  17. I love the "Wedding Invitation and Response Card created for Kayla".

    itzme(dot)insi(at)gmail(dot)com

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  18. following the Dumplin Design blog

    itzme(dot)insi(at)gmail(dot)com

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  19. following your blog

    itzme(dot)insi(at)gmail(dot)com

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  20. subscribed to your blog via email

    itzme(dot)insi(at)gmail(dot)com

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  21. I like randomness! And I so need a blog makeover.

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  22. Love the Red Sparrow Photography icon.

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  23. I follow Dumplin Design blog
    idobudgetweddings(at)gmail(dot)com

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  24. I follow Etsy it up!
    idobudgetweddings(at)gmail(dot)com

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  25. I have your button on my blog.

    www.idobudgetweddings.blogspot.com

    idobudgetweddings(at)gmail(dot)com

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  26. I subscribe to your emails.
    idobudgetweddings(at)gmail(dot)com

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  27. I like the Lynette Molina...

    elizabethglassturner (at) gmail (dot) com

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  28. I subscribe :)

    elizabethglassturner (at) gmail (dot) com

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  29. Love her designs! I like the "randomness" one!

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  30. I am subscribed via email to your blog

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  31. I have your button on my blog
    mindymerenghi.blogspot.com

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  32. I am following the Dumplin Design blog now

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  33. Tweet
    http://twitter.com/mdmerenghi/status/10483789237

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  34. I love the blue and white polka dot design!

    happy_haylee_3@hotmail.com

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  35. i'm subscribed via email to your blog!

    happy_haylee_3@hotmail.com

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  36. i like cup of jenn

    missymelly {at} hotmail {dot} com

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  37. i follow your blog

    missymelly {at} hotmail {dot} com

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  38. tricia16 at hot dot rr dot com
    I like chronicles of craziness or ever bloomin because they do not have too much going on. I like the white middles with the color on the sides.

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  39. I am already a follower of Etsy it up

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  40. I subscribe to your blog via email.

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  41. I retweeted the giveaway!

    celeste_w

    New giveaway up! Win a Blog Makeover from @shaybocks! http://etsyitup.blogspot.com/2010/03/dumplin-design-studio-giveaway.html
    about 4 hours ago via web
    Retweeted by you

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  42. Became a follower of Shay's blog - yum! Can I eat some of those golden grahams s'mores?

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  43. social o logy is my fave! I like the organization of the blog!
    stacey at ellebellebaby dot com

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  44. i follow this blog
    stacey at ellebellebaby dot com

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  45. I love all these designs! What an amazing giveaway! I hope hope hope I win! My favorite {if I had to chose just one} would be the Ever Blooming blog!

    http://littlemissmomma.blogspot.com
    leelynnstock {at} gmail {dot} com

    thanks, ashley

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  46. YAY! I am a follower of your awesome blog!

    leelynnstock {at} gmail {dot} com

    http://littlemissmomma.blogspot.com

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  47. YAY for this giveaway! I just added your button to my blog!

    http://littlemissmomma.blogspot.com
    leelynnstock{at}gmail{dot}com

    thank you thank you thank you

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  48. AND I just blogged about this giveaway. http://bengrayandashlynn.blogspot.com

    thanks again!

    leelynnstock{at}gmail{dot}com

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  49. AND I just blogged about this giveaway. http://bengrayandashlynn.blogspot.com

    thanks again!

    leelynnstock{at}gmail{dot}com

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  50. Great giveaway! I would love a new blog makeover and feature some of our engagement photos on it! My favorite design is the light beige and sky blue design with the starfish. Those are our wedding colors and we are using starfish as part of our decor so that or something similar would be perfect!

    Seasidesmitten@aol.com

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  51. I follow the Dumplin Design blog!

    Seasidesmitten@aol.com

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  52. I follow your blog!

    Seasidesmitten@aol.com

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  53. I subscribe to your blog via email!

    Seasidesmitten@aol.com

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  54. I like the Queen of the castle blog design
    aleksa91@hotmail.com

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  55. i follow your blog
    aleksa91@hotmail.com

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  56. email subscriber
    aleksa91@hotmail.com

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  57. I like the Chronicles of Craziness one best!
    dmb161@aol.com

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  58. I'm a blog follower.
    dmb161@aol.com

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  59. I love the "a cup of Jenn" one best :)

    Sarah
    untenuredteacher at yahoo dot com

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  60. I subscribe via email

    Sarah
    untenuredteacher at yahoo dot com

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  61. I like the Sociology blog type format.
    lindab142.etsy.com

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  62. I'm a blog follower

    http://lindab142.etsy.com

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  63. I tweeted the giveaway, forgot to do status, sorry
    @linda142

    lindab142.etsy.com

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  64. Added your blog button to my blog
    http://linorstorecom.blogspot.com

    lindab142.etsy.com

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  65. I like the Bock's Family moving notice the best. I love pastels with grays or browns!

    Jaclyn Wolfe
    jaclyn.wolfe@gmail.com

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  66. I tweeted about the giveaway! @jaclyn43552

    Jaclyn Wolfe
    jaclyn.wolfe@gmail.com

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  67. I'm following the Dumplin Design Blog!

    Jaclyn Wolfe
    jaclyn.wolfe@gmail.com

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  68. I'm following your blog!

    Jaclyn Wolfe
    jaclyn.wolfe@gmail.com

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  69. I am subscribed via email to your blog!

    Jaclyn Wolfe
    jaclyn.wolfe@gmail.com

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  70. what an amazing giveaway!!!!!!!!

    I like the chronicles of craziness....but they are beautiful!

    ykatrina at hotmail dot com

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  71. I follow

    ykatrina at hotmail dot com

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  72. My fave design is the Chronicles of Craziness. Great work!

    Thanks for the giveaway!

    Amy artsyrockerchick[at]aim[dot]com

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  73. I think the Ever Blooming design is my favorite, but they were all great~ simple and easy to read!

    my2sweetthings (at) yahoo.com

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  74. I like the layout of "The Chronicles of Craziness". Thanks for the chance!

    makinglemonadeblog at gmail dot com

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  75. I am a follower of your wonderful blog!

    scottyandamanda.blogspot.com

    manders0210 {at} yahoo {dot} com

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  76. I like the Chronicles of Craziness.


    I just put your button on my page.

    scottyandamanda.blogspot.com

    manders0210{at}yahoo{dot}com

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  77. I love the pink and white stripped design-
    onecheaplady@yahoo.com

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  78. I follow you on blogger
    onecheaplady@yahoo.com

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  79. I subscribe to etsy it up via e-mail-
    onecheaplady@yahoo.com

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  80. I just blogged about this giveaway!

    scottyandamanda.blogspot.com

    manders0210{at}yahoo{dot}com

    Thanks!
    -Amanda

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  81. I'm loving the sweets life! so cute!

    lagringa_009 AT hotmail DOT com

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  82. I'm following your blog via email!

    lagringa_009 AT hotmail DOT com

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  83. I like the logo she created for Red Sparrow Photography!

    Jess

    jessicacook17@hotmail.com

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  84. I follow you on Google/Blogger.

    Jess

    jessicacook17@hotmail.com

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  85. I like her design for The Sweets Life!

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  86. I follow you! jgerwigdively (at) hotmail [dot] com

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  87. I have your button on my blog: http://jensunchartedterritory.blogspot.com/
    jgerwigdively (at) hotmail [dot] com

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  88. I get your email: jgerwigdively (at) hotmail [dot] com

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  89. I love social-o-ology! The colors, the cleanliness, perfection!
    kriskay4(at)gmail(dot)com

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  90. I like the Chronicles of Craziness design. Thanks for the chance!

    epfaulkner at gmail dot com

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  91. I am a new follower of Dumplin Designs blog.

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  92. I am a follower of Etsy It Up!

    epfaulkner at gmail dot com

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  93. I have your button on my blog.

    epfaulkner at gmail dot com

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  94. I subscribe via e-mail.

    epfaulkner at gmail dot com

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  95. I blogged about this giveaway - Entry 1

    epfaulkner at gmail dot com
    http://paigefaulkner.blogspot.com/2010/03/spring-break.html

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  96. I blogged about this giveaway - Entry 2

    epfaulkner at gmail dot com
    http://paigefaulkner.blogspot.com/2010/03/spring-break.html

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  97. chronicals of craziness or randomness are my faves

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  98. I like the design for social-o-logy.

    logan 4301 @ yahoo.com

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  99. I follow your blog w/ GFC.

    logan 4301 @ yahoo.com

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  100. I like the "randomness" blog design.

    littleesmama at gmail dot com

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  101. Tweet

    http://twitter.com/LittleEsMomma/status/10524232640

    littleesmama at gmail dot com

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  102. I follow your blog

    littleesmama at gmail dot com

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  103. Your button is on my blog

    www.littleesmama.com

    littleesmama at gmail

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  104. I subscribe via this email fbksgirl at gmail

    littleesmama at gmail

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  105. Hi Celeste, I don't want to win anything. Just stopped in to say hi and thanks for coming to my blog and being my 201st follower. Hope you are the winner of the Racheal Ray cookware. Your page is very cool and exciting. Wowza! Take care, Keri (a.k.a. Sam)

    P.S. FYI, If you use Google Reader to view blogs U follow, mine shows no new postings published since August 09. This is a Google Error with no avail. fixes Grrrrrr........

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  106. I like the Cup of Jen design. Basic and clean with pretty pastel shades.

    Thank you!

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  107. I like Ever Blooming - very cute and sunny!

    carethediva[at]hotmail[dot]com

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  108. I'm a follower.
    judithandmarc at comcast.net

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  109. I subscribe via email.
    judithandmarc at comcast.net

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  110. I really like the Randomness blog style.
    judithandmarc at comcast.net

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  111. I love the Queen of the Castle blog design. I really like the clean, polished look of all her designs.

    cassandrawebb82@yahoo.com

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  112. I follow your blog!

    cassandrawebb82@yahoo.com

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  113. I follow the Dumplin Design Studio blog!

    cassandrawebb82@yahoo.com

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  114. I am an email subscriber!

    cassandrawebb82@yahoo.com

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  115. I love the Are You Calling Me Short design! So cute! jinglesells at gmail dot com

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  116. this is an amazing giveaway!! :) i like the randomness by shay design. It's clean and simple :)

    kateandoli@gmail.com

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  117. i have your blog button on my blog!

    kateandoli@gmail.com

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  118. i follow your blog!

    kateandoli@gmail.com

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  119. i follow the dumplin design blog!

    kateandoli@gmail.com

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  120. http://twitter.com/ichbinseins/status/10530985525

    i tweeted!

    kateandoli@gmail.com

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  121. i subscribe via email!

    kateandoli@gmail.com

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  122. I like the "Randomness" blog design she did, but also the "Move Announcement" card.

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  123. The Chronicles of Craziness stands out for me. I like the colors, the font and the layout. I'm forever trying to figure out my blog layout. Wouldn't it be great to have it done for me?

    BTW, I'm doing a giveaway on my blog too. Come enter to win if you would like.

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  124. I LOVE the Ever Blooming blog design! LOVE IT!

    christyn [dot] beadup [at] gmail [dot] com

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  125. I follow your blog :)

    christyn [dot] beadup [at] gmail [dot] com

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  126. And her blog, too!

    christyn [dot] beadup [at] gmail [dot] com

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  127. I also subscribe to your blog via e-mail :)

    christyn [dot] beadup [at] gmail [dot] com

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  128. I love "I Do" and "Ever Blooming". Crossing my fingers (I really do need design help). xoxoxo

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  129. my favorite is the "Ever Blooming" blog design--so perfect--not too much not too little--just love it!

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  130. i have your button on my blog

    http://cutiefaces.blogspot.com

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  131. tweeted!

    http://twitter.com/monkeygiveaways/status/10548328516

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  132. i follow their blog via google friend connect.

    thanks so much!

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  133. Love the Holloween Invitation, so cute! I would love to have a blog design, that would be awsome to win. ambrerose(!at)aol.com

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  134. I like the randomness blog, the one with the blue dots.

    sherirs04@aol.com

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  135. I follow your blog
    sherirs04@aol.com

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  136. I subscribe to your blog
    sherirs04@aol.com

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  137. Its a toss up between Chronicles of Craziness and the Ever Blooming designs.
    ~Laurie
    lauriemac982 at aol dot com

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  138. I follow your blog.
    lauriemac982 at aol dot com

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  139. Hi Celeste! Came by way of your entering my giveaway...just wanted to say "Thanks" & Good Luck! What a great concept for a blog! Love it! (Not to mention charming & hip, too!) Have a great day!

    Blessings,
    Tracy

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  140. I like the design for social-o-logy. Cute and elegant

    alejandra.zertuche (at) gmail (dot)com

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  141. Very nice - easy to follow, simple, and working. Thanks for the knowledge!
    More templates easy to download

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  142. I really like the Randomness design. This is what I am looking for.
    savingmomssanity at gmail dot com

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  143. I like the ever blooming design

    kate122178@gmail.com

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  144. tweeted
    http://twitter.com/kate122178/status/10584847792

    kate122178@gmail.com

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  145. follow dumplin design blog

    kate122178@gmail.com

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  146. follow blog

    kate122178@gmail.com

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  147. button on blog

    http://www.sillylillygiveaways.blogspot.com/

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  148. subscribe to email

    kate122178@gmail.com

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  149. I love this design:
    The Chronicles of Craziness

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  150. I love the Ever Blooming design.

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  151. i really like the Random recycling design 8)
    @FlamingBlingy
    phranne[at]yahoo.com
    http://phranne.etsy.com

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  152. my fave is the sweetslife :)

    simple and chic

    halfdevil_alchemist@yahoo.com

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  154. Thanks for the posts we are the professional web design and development company offering an array of services like template customization,web designing, CMS solutions, eCommerce solutions, Search engine optimization and Internet marketing.
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  155. I like the FOLDED GREETING CARDS

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  156. Tweet
    http://twitter.com/Ludmilochka/status/10635009660

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  157. I would love to win this! My blog is sooo boring.

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  158. My fave is "The Sweet Life" Blog design
    tanyainjville@yahoo.com

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  159. tweeted
    http://twitter.com/starryeyed24/status/10641970073

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  160. Wow I could so use this! I just started a blog and I am having trouble with the design and can't make up my mind as to what I want. I absolutely loved the Queen of the Castle design. ME, ME, ME!!

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  161. tweet
    http://twitter.com/carriesymes/status/10684632716

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  162. I follow the Dumplin Design blog

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  163. I Subscribed to your blog e-mail

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  164. I blogged about the giveaway.
    http://thesimplejocabelllife.blogspot.com/2010/03/ok-well-here-it-goes-my-first-official.html

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  165. I blogged about the giveaway.
    http://thesimplejocabelllife.blogspot.com/2010/03/ok-well-here-it-goes-my-first-official.html

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  166. I liked "Are You Calling Me Short?" blog design most because I like bold and colorful and this was bright and fun. I also liked that it had dual sidebars. I also like that the button matches the header of the blog in her designs. Thanks for Sharing this with all your readers.

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  167. I'm a subscriber :)
    Thanks for the email about this review and giveaway~!

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  168. I have your button on my sidebar. I just love buttons.

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  169. I'm Following the Dumplin Design blog too.
    exotic1

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  170. Following your blog as well~!

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  171. Tweeted @twitter here
    http://twitter.com/exotic1/status/10697615130
    exotic1

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  172. Blogged about this review and giveaway on my badly needed blog makeover blog.
    http://exotic1.blogspot.com/2010/03/blog-makeover-giveaway-going-on-at-etsy.html

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  173. 2nd blog entry. Thanks Again for sharing this with all your readers~!

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