Happy Mango Beads (HMB) is one of the BEST pages to follow on FB if you are a crafter.
H - is because the HAVE the greatest interaction of any site I've ever worked with/been on
M - they have MANY updates about new additions to the shop (and boy what a shop they have, seriously, if you want unique creative RAW materials this is the place for you!!)
B - is BEST BEAD shop EVER!!
So seriously check this contest out! It gives you inspiration to go on and the possibilities are endless. Plus, it's a nice test to see how quickly you can come up with a masterpiece (which for me, once I outdo myself my inspiration and motivation hits a whole new level)
Here's the information and I'm telling you guys! Try it out! I promise you'll love keep coming back for more!!
Enter our “Trim the Tree” Beading Contest for a chance to win $25 to $100 in gift certificates. You don’t even have to be a customer of Happy Mango Beads to enter and you don’t even have to use our beads (we know there are other great sources). Entry deadline is December 17th.
There are 10 fun categories:
Peace on Earth – peace signs, doves
The First Christmas – nativity, biblical
Blue Christmas – blue
Here Comes Santa Claus – characters
Fruitcake – recycled, re-purposed
Around the World – ethnic
Let it Snow – white, snow related
Jinglebell Rock – gemstones
Old Fashioned Christmas – traditional
Rudolph & Friends – animals, pets
For more information: http://www.happymangobeads.com/trim_the_tree_beading_contest.aspx
To view the entries so far visit us on Facebook and click the photos tab: http://www.facebook.com/HappyMangoBeads