UPDATE: Thanks so much to everyone who entered. The Giveaway has ended and 4 winners announced!
Scroll down to see or visit Instagram (my feed, stories, the original post) 😊
I’ve been meaning to do another giveaway for ages. This was planned for earlier, but since that didn’t happen, what better time than
October, er, November no, wait, March? It’s waaay later than I’d planned but better late than never right? Riiight??
Some of the original prizes went missing and things got very hectic, so I put it off and am doing it now (more on that SNAFU later). I’m sorry it’s a few
weeks aeons late as I hurt my back, then screen broke and couldn’t computer. So I will just get into it then.
EDIT: please note the newly updated entry method for Instagram, after they stuffed my tags up.
There are THREE things to win. 2 are international and 1 for Australia only. So, if you live in AU you can win any of the 3. If you live elsewhere you can win 1 of 2 international items. The three prizes are (please note not everything is pictured due to my current injury, these shots were taken earlier – details on missing items further down):
- A Customised prize (chosen by me at the time) and most likely sent directly you. This may include nail products, nail art tools and supplies, and/or related items picked at my discretion. Things I think you’ll enjoy – INTERNATIONAL
- Mix of Nail & Care items including latex, stamper, stamping plates, foils, stickers, etc – AU ONLY due to weight & restrictions posting liquids
- A mix of Nail Art supplies, including stamping plates, foils, stickers & decals – INTERNATIONAL
There are various ways to enter. Instagram only or via this page – which gives you more chances to win. Enter on both = you have even more potential to win. Yo, I’m all about the extra 😉
Use the Rafflecopter widget below to enter for more entries and chances to win.
To enter via Instagram:
- Like AND Leave a comment on the ORIGINAL IG GIVEAWAY POST
- Comment your location/country. Also what kind of hobbies, nail art styles & techniques you like too 🙂
- Get 1 extra entry for each person you tag (in your caption) – though it’s not essential for entering
- Get 10 extra entries for recreating one of my manis (I do have simple ones too! 😁) – multiple entries allowed.
- You must be following @buffandpolish on Instagram. And have a public account between – now and 24th March 2019.
- You may enter once a day via this method – Instagram post here.
- For extra entries & chances to win via Instagram:
- Simply repost the image in THIS INSTAGRAM POST (also shown above) – 3 entries
- You must mention me @buffandpolish in the caption (do not tag me on the photo), and mention your location/country. Also mention what kind of hobbies, nail art styles & techniques you like too.
- You must use the hashtag #BAPGiveaway2019.
To enter via the Blog:
- Leave a comment below, mentioning your country and what kind of hobbies, nail art styles & techniques you like, AND
- Use the Rafflecopter widget to enter your details
FOR MORE CHANCES TO WIN you can optionally complete other tasks VIA THE Rafflecopter Widget Below!
Optional extra ways to boost your chances of winning:
- Follow on YouTube
- Follow via Bloglovin’
- Follow via Twitter
- Post about the giveaway (you can do this daily for more entries)
- Tweet about the giveaway (you can do this daily for more entries)
- Follow on Instagram
- Repost via Twitter
- Recreate one of my manis (I do have simple ones too!) – NOTE The widget lists 5 entries per recreation (app restriction), but you will get 10 entries for each completed recreation!
Terms & Conditions:
- Ends: 11:59pm AEDT (Australia) 20th March 2019 / 1pm GMT (UK) / 9am EST (US) 21st March
- No purchase necessary. All prizes are paid for and provided by yours truly.
- Winning entries will be chosen at random and must satisfy entry conditions.
- Winners will be announced shortly after close via Instagram and this website – if you entered via the Rafflecopter widget, you will be contacted by the email you entered or provided.
- Winners will have 48hrs after contact to reply or respond. If there is no response, another winner will be chosen.
- Items will be shipped out thereafter. Buff & Polish cannot be held responsible for any issues with shipping, wrong addresses or lost items. Any taxes that may arise are solely the responsibility of the winner.
- We fully respect your privacy. Information entered into the widget will not be used for any other purposes besides administering the giveaway.
- It would be nice if you could keep following after the giveaway, but you won’t be blocked.
- Prizes marked AU Only can only be shipped to Australian addresses due to weight restrictions. If you’re international but want the prize AND have family or friends in Australia who can receive those prizes for you, you may write ‘Australia’ in the ‘where are you located‘ question in the Rafflecopter widget.
- All information correct at time of print, though we reserve the right to correct errors if need be.
- All under 18’s, need parents permission to enter.
- No affiliation with Instagram, Twitter, or other entities.
- The Promo is not associated with, endorsed, sponsored or run by Instagram. Nor are they responsible for any part of said promotion.
Now the third prize I threw in there because as I mentioned, some of the earlier original prizes went missing so I missed my first posting date. Then things got very hectic, so I put it off again, and finally ordered some replacement prizes. Which I got, but they arrived completely destroyed! 😞 Which sucked because it involved HOLO items. Literally looked like the Predator had tried to feast on them, and unfortunately they were all in the same parcel.
Sadly it means none of the prizes get the holo themed goodies, and don’t look as fun (sadface) but I’m not trying a 3rd time. So I’m curating a third prize instead…!
Here they are (what’s left of them) in more detail: (some items missing from pictures of prize 2 & 3)
The items missing from the images are:
- Prize 2 also comes with: Latex finger stamping guard, and a surprise.
- Prize 3 also comes with: a few more full image nail stickers, more foils & guides, nail decorations…
I hope to do more giveaways in 2019 so stick around.
Enter your comments below, and good luck!
Gimme Stuff Giveaway WINNERS ANNOUNCEMENT!
Finally!? Really sorry about that delay guys!! The tech head came and tinkered, and I am connected enough to finish this 😄 Happy I could finally send those messages and update with the list or winners!
All entries went into a Digital Hat (otherwise known as an online number picker) to be drawn randomly from which 4 winners were chosen. Yep, FOUR because I added a new 4th bonus prize (a small token prize curated to an international winner) to make up for the annoying delay there was in posting this…
So without boring you too much, the winners are:
- Prize 1 Curated: Sheri (@_thatphillygirl)
- Prize 2 AU: Hanna @hannailed_it
- Prize 2 Int’l: Tirna @velli_nailart_girl
- Prize 4 Int’l (bonus prize): Manisha M (@manisha_m_nail_designs)
You’ve all been contacted via email or DM (depending on which entry method won) and have 48 HOURS to respond (from the timestamp) to qualify for the win. After this time a new entrant will be selected, as per the rules. I will reply with further instructions shortly after, to arrange the next steps 😊
Thanks so much to everyone that entered. I was great to see what everyone’s favourite things are. Apologies if you missed out this time, I wish I could grant more lucky winners, but I intend to do another giveaway throughout the year, so I hope you stick around for that (and the Dad jokes) 💖