Giveaway Collaboration, The Skin Shop & GiG! *Ended*

We are so thrilled to announce to all our supportive GiG Members and followers across all our networks that we have been approached by one of the popular skincare and cosmetic brands in Korea, The Skin Shop, to collaborate with us for this amazing giveaway just for you! Three lucky GiG Winners will have the chance to grab all premium goodies from this brand’s range by simply entering this giveaway! (see below for more info)

The Skin Shop Giveaway

So, just a little backstory on the brand – The Skin Shop (TSS), with the tagline ‘Nature of the natural beauty cosmetic’ has been supplying nature-friendly cosmetics to their customers and has expanded since in the overseas market (Singapore, Taiwan, Cambodia, and soon in North America). This brand is currently endorsed by one of Korea’s popular ballad boy band called 2AM! (fangirling commence! :P)

The Skin Shop aims to present to you the magic of nature in all their products to give you that healthiest skin and natural beauty.

The lines included in this brand (which you can check here as well) are as follow: IRIS Derma Solution Whitening Plus+ range, Magic Science Derma Solution Anti-Wrinkle Pro+, Premium Secret Snail Mucin Series, Magic Science BB Creams & Makeup range and also Skin V Rhythm & Sense (Vibrating BB Machine, a smart makeup tool to give you that smooth and flawless finish!)

Now, are we ready to get down to ‘business’ and grab the chance to win not one, but four amazing products to a beautiful skin, courtesy by The Skin Shop? The rules couldn’t be simpler — just four steps to get your hands on this Premium Secret Snail Mucin Series (skin regeneration, skin trouble care + anti-oxidant benefits) — see below and for the Rafflecopter link:

  1. You must be a follower of this blog and/or GiG’s member on Facebook (join us on Facebook)
    Or if you don’t have a blog, you can still follow GiG’s blog by email as part of your entry.
  2. Like The Skin Shop Facebook Fan Page (mandatory)
  3. Answer this question: If you were to try a range or line from TSS, what would it be? And please tell us why in the comment below.
  4. Like GiG’s Fan Page & Share* this event on your Facebook Page and/or Blog* about this for more chances of winning!

End date: 31st March 2013

→ a Rafflecopter giveaway ←

*You can join our Facebook Community if you have a blog, if you’re not a blogger, you can still join by simply following our blog and make sure you Like The Skin Shop’s Facebook Page.

*All Facebook shares will be verified. Use Hashtags #SKIN&GIG and #GIGBloggers to share on twitter and Instagram!

 *When writing a blog post on this event, make sure you link up to this post for verification otherwise you can reblog this giveaway.

Feel free to grab this giveaway badge for your blog!

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We like to play fair and square!

 1 x Premium Secret Snail Mucin Cream, 1 x Premium Secret Snail Vital Pack, 1 x Premium Secret Snail BB Cream, 1 x Premium Secret Snail Mask Pac (10pcs)

The Skin Shop Giveaway with GiG

♥ This event has been organised by Donah (GiG Founder) from & Tara from BBCreamAddict

♥The GiG Crew: Angela (The Charmed Cupcake), Dee (Haute Frugalista), Lisa (Mademoiselle Snow), Liss (LatinoLook), Mari (I Love Green Inspiration) and Saran (Cinnamon Spring) would like to say special thanks to The Skin Shop for sponsoring this event. 


And the Oscar goes to….

We are amazed of the wonderful bloggers that joined our latest GiG spotlight event ‘Movie Awards’!! From makeup to cakes their were all wonderful!! so it wasn’t easy to choose our spotlight winner!! but here it goes…

For an amazing post and for being such a HUGE gig supporter … the oscars goes to the lovely …


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GiG A Little Love Winner Is….

drum roll please…..


Jackaline from M&S And Then Some! We couldn’t help but love how she’s handpicked the little things she’d want to pack for one of our GiG Crew Mari, who was going to New York for her first ever Fashion Week!

What I would pack for " I love green inspiration" blogger Marinella Rauso's NYFW trip
But of course, this was a hard decision especially when we had lovely entries from the awesome GiGers! You can check them all here.
To know more about Jackaline, please visit her blog over
Or her social networks here:
Once again, a big THANK YOU to everyone, who joined, supported and spread the GiG love for this event. Don’t miss out and join the latest fun spotlight series we just launched as well – GiG Movie Awards!
xx Donah at Sweet Jelly Bean
GiG Founder ♥

GiG Movie Awards – Join this fun spotlight!

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Hi guys!! this week we will be having a super fun Spotlight event! Is called GiG movie awards and the idea is to create a blog post inspired in your favourite movie o any movie you like! The blog post could be from makeup, manicure, baking, outfit, a book review, series review, travel or even the movie itself! With the oscars coming up this makes a super cool and fun tag to do!

This is part of our GiG spotlight series, but just in case you don’t know… The spotlight series is a fun tag that we do every two weeks; one of the GIG Crew will be launching a topic that you can join in and write about on your blog. The GiG crew then will be choosing a ‘spotlight winner’ which will be feature all across the GiG network for a week, is a way to say thank you for joining and give a blogger some love! 😀

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Hugs & Kisses from the GiG Crew! Happy Valentine’s Day Everyone!

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Happy Valentine’s Day everyone! We hope that your day is full of hearts, lots of chocolates, clinking glasses of champers and filled with love wherever you are!

The GiG Crew would like to thank you for all the love and support and for helping us spread the GiG Love! It’s been an amazing journey for all of us and we’ve meet amazing bloggers in the blogosphere! Have you checked the entries for ‘GiG  A Little Love … To A Blogger? They’re melting our hearts and inspiring us in many ways!

Tara’s Treats → ♥ Grace from All That Slap
Jackaline from M&S and Then Some → ♥ Mari from I Love Green Inspiration
Donah from Sweet Jelly Bean → ♥ Luchessa from Beauty Expression
Alia from Au Naturel Essence → ♥ Tianna from Storybook Apothecary
Rica from What Akirah Thinks → ♥ GiG Crew (awww)
Tianna from Storybook Apothecary → ♥ Taylor from My Lucite Dreams

Thank you all for those who have joined and shared with us these amazing bloggers and for spreading more about GiG!

We have more to come in terms of exciting and fun events so I hope you stay tuned! And did you know that two of our crew are currently attending New York’s Fashion Week and strutting their stuff? Oh my, aren’t we proud of Dee from Haute Frugalista and Mari from I Love Green Inspiration! These girls are rocking and with hectic schedules and snow over there, they are still able to share some amazing photos with all of us! We can’t wait for them to talk about it more on their blogs! So be sure you’re following these beauties.

haute frugalista(Dee – GiG Co Founder)


(Mari (right) – GiG Co Founder)

But of course, we can’t end this post without mentioning how this week’s moderators have been so awesome in the group! Want to get to know them more? Feel free to visit their blogs and be prepared to be inspired!

Rica from What Akirah Things & Caity from Moi Contre La Vie


If you’ve not joined us on Facebook yet, then it’s time you do! Simply click here, and say hello to all of us! We’re waiting! But don’t forget to follow us here too as our main events are shared and updated here, the likes of giveaways, events and chances of guest posting!

(Psstt… we’re 450+ members on FB and counting! Can we make it to 500 before end of Feb? ‘Course we can! Let’s do it GiGers and reach another milestone together!)

Have the sweetest day of hearts to you all!

Virtual hugs & Kisses!

Donah (GiG Founder)

Join “GiG A Little Love..To A Blogger” Event!


Do you have a favourite blogger? A blogger that really stood out for you? Or a blogger you’ve just come across but already made an impression, not only because their blog is awesome, inspirational and worth reading, but they’ve also done the extra mile for their readers?

Then this special event we have for GiG, or for everyone who wants to join, is simply made for them, as a heartfelt thank you.

It’s nice to give a little love, give recognition, a simple mention, to those who truly deserve them. That’s why, this month, lets not make it about us, but them!

Pick one, or two, or more and let them know they are great!

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To join, see details below:

Entries need to be submitted from 6th Feb until 14th Feb.

  • Based on creativity, style in writing and design, you & the blogger will be featured across all GiG’s network.
  • The writer will also get a guest blogging spot here, as well as a chance to moderate for one week to also promote you & your blog to our Facebook group members. Just the crew’s little thank you for you!
  • Follow this blog and tag this blog post in your entry, so we know that you’ve joined.
  • Please Like our Facebook Page here to get latest updates – and tag @gigbloggers on Twitter when you’ve posted your entry.
  • Include the hosts of this event in your post as a special recognition to their work!
  • Last but not the least, grab the badge above and include it in your post. 😉

Now then, let’s gig a little love™ !


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Donah from
Liss from

(event idea by Dee, improvised & designed by Donah & Liss)

Another GIG Milestone: 400+ Members on 30th Jan! (updated)



We’re so thrilled and excited to invite everyone to join our countdown on another milestone we’re hoping to achieve before we exit January….and that’s reaching 400 members on our Facebook group!

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8 more members to go and we’ll hit 400! And we can’t thank you enough for supporting us on this journey and spreading the love about GIG!

So join us over on our Facebook group wall, and one of our Co-Founders, Liss from Latino Look will be doing the countdown from 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, …. 400!!! The person that will invite one more member will get her name and blog URL announce on our group as our little ‘Thank you’!

What you waiting for? Invite your blogger friends over, the more, the merrier! And stay tuned for an amazing event we’ll be unfolding in February!

Let the countdown begins! And let’s reach the milestone together!

Happy Blogging! ♥ GIG Crew

GIG Founder