3/25/11

the Great Zine Giveaway!


A while ago, the bright & shiny My Girl Thursday generously gave me a stack of zines. I picked up a brown paper bag spilling over in zines. There were so many that my brain sputtered at the thought of eyeballing all those pretty little zines! I ended up heading to a cafe directly after picking up the bag, and promptly emptied it out on a table top (far away from my steaming cup of latte goodness!). It was a smorgasborg of zineness!

After spending a lot of time pouring over these zines, I thought I'd do what Thursday did for me, and give away a stack of zines. So, here I am, hosting 'the Great Zine Giveaway!'.


Up for grabs are 14 lovely zines, which includes:
  1. food stamps foodie #1 by Milkyboots
  2. Please Keep Sharing by Nathan Carter
  3. Will You Marry Me by Nathan Carter
  4. The characters of Littleclouds by Littleclouds
  5. I (heart) Poor Spelling & Bad Grammar by Amanda
  6. Ker-bloom! 85 by Artnoose
  7. Zombies by ... I have no idea!
  8. Wants (Is that so much to ask for?) by Skylaar Amann
  9. Sho Ga Nai by Heather Bryant
  10. Bird Wizards No. 2 by Teeny Robots
  11. Loneliness: a coloring book by daupo
  12. South Paw: More Than Likely by Kristilyn
  13. Liquorice Five by NJ Streeten and Sally Plowman
  14. EZ Grocery & Video by Christopher Postill & Colleen McKeown

note: the zines listed above with no links to artists is because no link was listed in their zines.


How to Enter 'the Great Zine Giveaway':
  1. first, please be a follower of my blog, Tea & Chickadees
  2. leave a comment, letting me know who you have a crush on (could be real or imaginary) and an email address so I can contact you if you win.
This giveaway is open to International readers!
The giveaway ends April 8th, 2011!
That's it. And yes, this is just a ruse to find out who you are crushing on (just kidding).
Oh, and please do tweet or otherwise spread the news about this giveaway? 
That would be awful nice of you. :)

{page from EZ Grocery & Video; love the entire scene depicted here}

There will be one winner announced on April 9th, 2011.
There may be some extras put into the winning bundle. I'm just sayin'.
Good luck!
~Caren

19 comments:

  1. Ooooh neat... and if I win, you'll save on shipping ;)

    My current crush: the woman who sat beside me at the cafe earlier this week, who buys her boots in Spain and wears the sexiest red lipstick. I'm still swooning.

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  2. Wonderful giveaway! Besides my Hubs, who is still very crush-worth after 11 years together, I'm in line with many others over Jon Hamm.

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  3. holy cute!
    hehe so you know who my crush is, but for anyone reading this and wanting to know it would be a sweet boy named Alan (How can I not have on a crush on a boy who sings David Bowie song to me?)
    xox

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  4. what an awesome giveaway! I still have a major crush on my partner even after living together for what seems like forever, but I also developed a liking for my professor, haha. Intelligent people rock my boat!

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  5. I am a follower. :)
    I have a crush on Paolo Seganti.
    lazeanddaze@hotmail.com

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  6. current crush is on my friend kate who wrote the most eloquent blog post the other day about how romancing your friends & sweeping them off your feet is what makes friendship so powerful. She's the most attentive person I know, and I'm lucky to have her.
    champagneproblems@gmail

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  7. Oh my! I would love to win this giveaway! I have a huge crush on.. books. I can't get enough of them! My house is filled will them.

    sophie @ ohmyclumsyheart . com

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  8. What a great giveaway! I haven't read zines in ages, would love to get back into it.

    My very geeky crush of the moment is on Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall of River Cottage fame, because I like a man who can grow his own veggies and only eats sustainable meat.

    Cheers!

    Brittjacobsen [at] yahoo.com.au

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  9. Awesome Giveaway!

    bpell468@bju.edu

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  10. I do love a good zine! Right now I have a major long distance crush on my best friend who's in Germany until next month. They've been gone since the beginning of February and I can't wait until they get back!

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  11. What a great giveaway- guaranteed hours of entertainment! Thanks for the chance to win :)

    I have a bit of a crush on Zach Galifianakis....he makes me giggle like a little school girl!

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  12. After 6 years of dating, I still have the biggest crush on my boyfriend! :)

    Great giveaway! :)
    xoxo,
    Samantha
    SmellyShoesVintage@Gmail.Com

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  13. i have a HUGE crush on douglas coupland. gush.

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  14. Eee!! As of last night, I'm crushing on Tim Minchin, an Aussie comedian/pianist. He's a bit weird, but swoonworthy. And weirdness is my favourite quality! Watch this, it made me cry last night. And made me horribly homesick and clucky. http://www.youtube.com/user/timminchin#p/u/21/fCNvZqpa-7Q
    Also, Harrison Ford and David Bowie, always and forever.

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  15. Oh, man...love 'zines!

    I totally crush on Steve Bushemi. I have no idea why, but I love his big-eyed, crazy face.

    ginastjoe at aol dot com

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  16. Coolest giveway ever!

    Besides my biggest crush ( on the hubs :) ) I have a BIG celebrity crush on Interpol's guitarist Daniel Kessler, because he's so freakin' cute. Hehe.

    Love from a rainy Amsterdam!

    xo

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  17. Hello darling!

    Being the computer-challenged person I am, I'm not sure how to become a follower (unless by that you just mean read your blog, which I do! *grin*). As for who I have a crush on, hmmmm, good question. Presently I'm doubly crushin' on authors Andrew Kaufman and Adam Rex. Brilliant, witty wordsmiths do it for me!

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  18. What a great idea!

    I have a crush on Bert (Bert and Ernie~Sesame Street) (its hard to explain)

    russelle . adams AT gmail dot com

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