Sunday, March 4, 2012

THE TALENT SCOUTING PARTY: Open Call for Flea Market Transformations

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"Flea Market Transformations:" 

Winning project will be featured in an upcoming issue of Cottages & Bungalows Magazine!

Link up March 4-18. Top contenders announced March 20. Winner announced March 21.

*Transformations may be of vintage or antique finds from flea markets, auctions, garage sales, thrift stores, occasional sales, Grandma's attic, the neighbor's basement, a roadside, a dumpster, etc.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
  1. Innovation
  2. Usefulness
  3. Adaptability to any cottage style
  4. Budget friendliness
  5. Quality of the project/craftsmanship
  6. Quality of the photos (great tips at Donna's workshop series on point & shoot cameras)
  7. Entrant follows all party rules
RULES & POLICIES

Key rules for participation:
  1. Submitted entries must be relevant to the theme. You may link up as many relevant projects as you like.
  2. Projects must be your own work.
  3. You must include the linked party button in ALL linked project posts. Including the linked party button in your sidebar is also appreciated.
  4. Appreciated but not required: Please be a follower (via Linky Followers and/or Google Friend Connect) of WhisperWood Cottage.
Event Policies:
    • Posts must meet the rules above and be approved before appearing on the linky. Projects that do not follow the rules will not be approved for the linky party and will not be eligible for inclusion in the top contenders or as the winner of the magazine feature. If your project is not visible within 48 hours of linking, check rules 1-3 above. Relink once rules 1-3 are met.
    • By linking up, you give WhisperWood Cottage permission to feature your project photos here on the blog.
    • If you are the winner, you agree to provide Cottages & Bungalows Magazine with quality photos of your project in a timely manner for publication. Minimum size: 8"x10". Minimum dpi: 300.
    • Party organizers reserve the right to modify the rules at any time without prior notification.
    REQUIRED BUTTON
    Here is the button you should include in your linked posts.


    SUBMIT YOUR ENTRIES BY LINKING UP BELOW
    Note: Thumbnails will not show right away. Posts must meet the rules above and be approved before appearing on the linky. Please see rules and policies above.



    19 comments:

    1. I had a hard time getting your button on my posts, I finally did get a link back to you so I hope I did this right. Great opportunity ! Thanks !
      Sharon

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    2. I added the link to my posts, but the linky too said the link is already in the system and isn't allowing me to add my link. Can you delete the original link, so I can add mine back to the party?

      Thanks,
      Angie @ Knick of Time

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    3. This is so cool! Thanks for the opportunity!

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    4. Hi Amy! I had trouble figuring out the button but I got it....lol. Thanks for the chance, Steph.

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    5. Thank you so much for hosting & sharing this great opportunity!

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    6. Amy, thank you so much for making this possible. I'm so excited to see all of the links and just have a chance to take part in this. My style is cottagey and I LOVE their magazine. I'm already a follower but I can't remember if I have you on fb. Have a great evening!

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    7. so.much.fun!!!! i love seeing these transformations!!!

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    8. Lots of really great pinnable projects. I've been bloghopping all night long.
      Bernadette
      www.b3hd.blogspot.com

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    9. I've shared two entries! Had a hard time with the link! LOVE SEEING THE TRANSFORMATIONS! Wow! I've been hopping about for a long, long time now! :)

      Rebecca

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    10. Thanks for hosting this great opportunity! I love being inspired by all these transformations.

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    11. Happy follower of yours and love seeing all the inspiration out there!

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    12. What some great transformations, I love looking through the links! I entered my nightstands, thanks for the chance.

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    13. thanks Amy for hosting such a great link-up...so many great ideas...I linked up a project too...just couldn't resist!

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    14. I must have done something wrong when I linked, my photo doesn't show up... #178. If you delete it I will relink.

      Danka.
      ~Bliss~

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    15. Thanks Amy for hosting! I'm all linked up.

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    16. I scurried to get my post up just to enter your linky. Thanks so much for the opportunity for me to share my DIY project!! I'm sharing our DIY Door Couch. :)

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    17. I tried to post and I'm not sure it worked...I'm going to try again just to be sure and I HOPE you won't get it twice!! It's the china cabinet turned farmhouse pantry:

      http://dearemmeline.blogspot.com/2012/03/china-cabinet-turned-farmhouse-style.html

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      1. :p I tried to do it and it says my link already exists so I think I'm good to go! Thanks for hosting!

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    18. Hi Amy,
      Thanks for hosting this wonderful party. I know I'm a late entry....I think I took arriving fashionably late a little too far :) Anyway.....I hope I got everything included that needs to be!
      Jane

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