The Art of Random Willy-Nillyness: CLOSED ~ Cafe Press Tote Review and Giveaway!

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Thursday, June 10, 2010

CLOSED ~ Cafe Press Tote Review and Giveaway!

When I received the opportunity to review a tote bag from Cafe Press, I was thrilled. If you haven't heard of Cafe Press, you are missing out especially if you want to find unique and personalized gifts. They have everything from t-shirts to clothing, mugs, art & posters and much more. Not only do they have designs from shopkeepers all over the world, who sell on Cafe Press, but you can personalize your own items from your own designs. They had so many cute things. As I looked around, I saw so many items not only for gifts but stuff for me. One of my favorites was this cute Alice In Wonderland apron!

I had the opportunity to choose a tote bag to review. I went on the site and checked out some cool designs but, in the end, I decided to make my own. I found the cutest beach tote in fuchsia and that made me think how cute my blog logos would look on it. It was easy to personalize. I choose the tote I wanted and then the site walked me through uploading the pictures. The program allows you to crop or format as needed. It was really easy to do once I decided what images I wanted uploaded.
If you don't like how it looks, you can go back and add another image as well. I found the whole process to be very easy. And once you are done, it shows you exactly how the item will look once you order it. It was easy and painless and once I got my tote, I was so happy.

Just check out my new tote bag. Not only is it cute but it will come in handy when I travel or go to the beach. It is even perfect for work. I cannot wait to take this with me when I got to BlogHer 2010 this year. I will be the envy of all. I mean, how cute is this? I know that I will be back when I need a special and unique gift. I have a friend who is having a baby and Cafe Press would be the perfect place to get a personalized onesie for the new addition.

You really need to take a look around the site beause it has such great items!! And if you want a chance to win a personalized tote, just enter and win. Yes, my friends, the people at Cafe Press were kind enough to offer one of my readers his or her own tote bag! You can choose from the tons of designs already available or make your own like I did. WOO! I know you will love creating a tote as cute as mine although mine will hard to top! You know the drill, my friends. Read the rules and enter!!

Mandatory Entry

Go to the Cafe Press website and tell me what item you like best. (be specific)

Extra Entries

* Follow Cafe Press on Twitter (1 entry)
* Like Cafe Press on Facebook (1 entry)
* Subscribe to my blog through email (1 entry)
* Follow me on Twitter @carogonza (1 entry)
* Like The Art of Random Willynillyness on Facebook page (1 entry)
* Tweet this giveaway. Leave the link to the tweet in your post. (1 entry/tweet per day)
* Follow my blog (1 entry)
* Subscribe to to my feed (1 entry)
* Add my button to your site (1 entry)
* Add my site to your blogroll (1 entry)
* Follow me on Networked Blogs (1 entry - see right sidebar for widget)
* Blog about this giveaway leave the link (3 entries)
* Add this Giveaway to a Sweepstakes site, Mr. Linky, your giveaway list etc. Leave the link!! (2 entries per submission - unlimited!!)

Make sure to leave a separate comment for the entries you complete!

Deadline: Saturday, July 10 at 11:59 pm EST. I will use random.org to pick the winners so everyone has a chance to win. **PLEASE leave an email if your blogger profile does not include it or you don't have a blog. I need a way to contact you.** Once a winner is drawn I will contact them and the winner will have 48hours to reply back before I draw a new winner. Giveaway is open to US residents only who are 18 years of age or older.

Disclosure: I received a sample product for review purposes. No other compensation was given and the opinions in this post are solely mine and are based on my experience with the product.

149 comments:

  1. Celebrate any occasion with personalized gifts from Personal Creations! Find unique gifts as well as gift ideas for everyone...........
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  2. Oh, and I follow your blog!!!

    It's one of my faves.

    Best,
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  3. Hi!
    I've acutally ordered from Cafe Press before. I like the quality of the t-shirts. :)

    I love your tote bag!!!

    Best,
    Twitter.com/LaLicenciada

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  4. http://www.cafepress.com/takumisheart.442146593 - in fuchsia.

    It's a logo I designed and donated for them to use for their cause.

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  5. I never knew they did totes!! That's what I love, and what I want!!! I need something to lug around all my cake decorating stuff back ad forth to class, and leave one arm free for holding the cake!!

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  6. http://www.cafepress.com/+meat_candy_dark_tshirt,422074914

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  7. I love everything they have for nurses! My fav is the "Peace, Love, Heal" T shirt:
    http://www.cafepress.com/+heal_nurse_doctor_jr_ringer_tshirt,180926782

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  8. I love your new tote!

    I really like the "obey the Puggle" stuff =)

    http://www.cafepress.com/+obey_the_puggle_usa_propaganda_magnet,41238211

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  9. I follow you on Twitter
    (as if you didn't know ;)

    @MommyKennedy

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  10. I follow cafe press on twitter

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  11. daily tweet
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  12. I love your tote bag! I like the dachshund dog t-shirts!

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  13. I follow via twitter. @cariescoins

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  14. I follow you via Twitter. @cariescoins

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  15. I'm an email subscriber!
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  16. I'm an Art FB fan Jenna Marie Wood
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  17. I like the 'That's What She Said' graphic apron in black/navy.
    six_one_nine_girlie86 (at) yahoo (dot) com

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  18. i love the cafe press toddler and adult shirts. But I think i would order a blog tote like you did as I dont have one yet!

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  19. subscriber under nick0166 (at)yahoo dot com

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  20. follow cafe press on twitter under bhtm1

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  21. have your button

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  22. http://twitter.com/BTHM1/status/15898615791

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  23. Networked Blog follower Jennifer L.
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  24. I'm a follower (Google Friend)
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  25. I'm a FB fan~ Jennifer L.
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  26. I'm a cafepress FB fan~ Jennifer L.
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  27. I love the Team Spike shirt that says Vampires Don't Bloody Sparkle on the back

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  28. I love the black My Sport is Your Sports Punishment T-shirt!

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  29. I added your giveaway to my sidebar giveaway list

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  30. I love the Dachshund shirt- My fave little doggy.
    Thanks for the chance.
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  31. GFC follower
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  32. I'd love the Great Pyrenees Dark T-shirt!

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  33. I like the Twilight Dates Women's Dark T-Shirt in violet.

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  34. I like the Personalize your SIGG™ water bottle. Very cool.

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  35. I like their journals, especially the one with the design called 'Book'
    Journal

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  36. Follow Cafe Press on Twitter @ivansmom60

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  37. subscribe to your feed in Google Reader

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  38. follow your blog on Google Friend Connect

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  39. follow you on twitter @ivansmom60

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  40. email subscriber to your blog

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  41. tweet http://twitter.com/ivansmom60/status/16069031098

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  42. follow you on Networked Blogs

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  43. I love the tank top with a strawberry on it!

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  44. I like the Thats What She Said
    Large Mug.

    nfmgirl AT gmail DOT com

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  45. I really like the Stop Following Me TShirt in Black.

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  46. Blogged it

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  49. i'd get a big brother is watching you bag

    chromiumman (at) mail (dot) com

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  50. I love the Hydra Polar Bear Research
    Tote Bag. i loved lost

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  51. I love the custom sigg bottles!

    Thanks for entering me! Great Contest!

    Janna Johnson
    janna@FeedYourPigBlog.com
    jannajanna@hotmail.com
    www.FeedYourPigBlog.com

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  52. I like the iPup messenger bag

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  53. I like the Forget Princess I Want to be a Vampire tee!

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  54. I follow your blog. liz (at) grantproposal (dot) com

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  55. I like the supernatural beach tote, two brothers one fait in pink. THe id number is 454565954 To find the item just copy and paste the id #into the search box. My email adress is fuzzybunny12@msn.com

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  56. I liked cafe press on facebook. Fuzzybunny12@msn.com

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  57. I liked the art of random willynillyness on facebook. Fuzzybunny12@msn.com

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  58. I followed your blog through facebook. fuzzybunny12@msn.com

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  59. I subscribed to the blog via email. fuzzybunny12@msn.com

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  60. Celtic Cross Messanger Bag

    bevwhip at yahoo dot com

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  61. I like the Elvis choices they have on anything from mugs to hats to hoodies & espeacailly this ladies t-shirt $22.00 HEARTBREAK HOTEL - Women's Light T-Shirt thanks
    sewitupjulie at gmail dot com

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  62. i love the journals thanks clallen at ntin dot net

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  63. follow cafe press on twitter clallen at ntin dot net

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  64. sub to email clallen at ntin dot net

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  65. likfe cafe press on fb clallen at ntin dot net

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  72. google follower: ferriz

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  73. i folllow you on twitter @ferriza2

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  74. i follow them on twitter @ferriza2

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  75. i love the dr who hamlet tote or the ten and rose beachtote!

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  76. I follow you on twitter (atticgirl76)

    donnyandshelly at yahoo dot com

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  77. I follow cafepress on twitter (atticgirl76)

    donnyandshelly at yahoo dot com

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  78. I love the Rookie New Dad 2010 T-Shirt. It would make a cute gift for my hubby since we're expecting.

    donnyandshelly at yahoo dot com

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  79. I follow your blog on GFC.

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  80. I liked you on facebook (shelly dixon)

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  81. Tweeted: http://twitter.com/atticgirl76/status/18048008727

    donnyandshelly at yahoo dot com

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  82. I am IN LOVE with the Spanish Teacher FOR HER
    Tote Bag. I am a Spanish teacher and I had no idea they had items for us! :)

    macd9900 at gmail dot com

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  83. daily tweet: http://twitter.com/atticgirl76/status/18110036794

    donnyandshelly at yahoo dot com

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  84. I love the Red Dwarf Beach Tote.

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  85. I like the Alpha Dog BBQ Apron.

    alittlepieceofheaven777@yahoo.com

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  86. I like "My husband carries an M4" under Army humor.

    msurosey@yahoo.com

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  87. I follow you on Twitter (mail4rosey).

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  88. I follow CafePress on Twitter (mail4rosey). msurosey@yahoo.com

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  89. I am an e-mail subscriber. msuroseY@yahoo.com

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  90. Tweet
    http://twitter.com/mail4rosey/status/18157376465

    msurosey@yahoo.com

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  91. I love the
    Soccer Moms Kick Grass T-Sh
    Organic Women's Fitted T-Shirt $26

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  92. I like your blog on Facebook.

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  93. I like the God is love Tote Bag.

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  94. I like the NAVY
    Women's Tank Top !
    Carla
    cpullum(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  95. I like the NAVY
    Women's Tank Top !
    Carla
    cpullum(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  96. I love the Super Mom, Super Wife, Super Woman, Super Tired apron. I could wear that all the time,lol.

    tiffanyvandermark@yahoo.com

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  97. I have your button http://lighthousee27.blogspot.com/

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  98. Following you on Twitter, id- litehouse27

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  99. Love the Team Spike shirt that says Vampires Don't Bloody Sparkle on the back! Sooo perfect. Thanks for the contest!
    airalynn@gmail.com

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  100. I would love the Queen Bee
    Women's Light T-Shirt! Great for at home or at work!

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  101. I would love the Queen Bee
    Women's Light T-Shirt! Great for at home or at work!

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  102. tweet: http://twitter.com/atticgirl76/status/18201295174

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  103. I love Maroon Bells in Colorado, so my favorites would bee all those items that have Maroon Bells on them!
    ok, I'll pick Colorado Mountains - Hooded Sweatshirt as my favorite.

    Thanks for the giveaway!
    email in blogger profile.

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  104. i follow on twitter - js22222222 .
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  105. I Like Cafe Press on Facebook -Joanne Schultz. http://www.facebook.com/js2222
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  106. i follow Cafe Press on twitter - js22222222 .
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  107. I Like The Art of Random Willynillyness on Facebook page-Joanne Schultz. http://www.facebook.com/js2222
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  108. I subscribe to your blog's feed via google reader.
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  109. I follow your blog on google friends connect- Joanne Schultz .
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  110. tweet: http://twitter.com/js22222222/statuses/18204743452
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  111. I Follow on Networked Blogs-Joanne Schultz. http://www.facebook.com/js2222
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  112. I like the Come On Get Happy Organic Cotton Tee.

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  113. tweet:
    http://twitter.com/darcy1956/status/18208528707

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  114. I like that they an organic shirt option too.

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  115. I liked the marshmallow burning tshirt.

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  116. I'd love to have the "Life's Great When You're a French Teacher" Rectangle Magnet.
    diamond5010@yahoo.com

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  117. I like the Romney 2012 Zip Hoodie the best. garrettsambo@aol.com

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  118. The futurama alien language tee.

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  119. I like the USA Soccer
    Sigg Water Bottle.

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  120. I love the tote bags from Cafe Press and I have also ordered some onsies for my son with clever sayings on them.

    annegyounger(at)gmail(dot)com

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  121. I follow Cafe Press on Twitter
    @anne54304
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  122. I follow you on Twitter
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  123. I like The Art of Random Willynillyness on Facebook.
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  124. I follow you on Twitter.

    @chiccraftychick

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  125. I follow you on Networked Blogs
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  126. I follow this blog on GFC.
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  127. I like the Personalized Messenger Bag. So cute.

    Love the bag you designed too!

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