TAG Treasury Team

Saturday, October 22, 2011

The Results Are In!

I'm excited to announce the winners of Challenge week! It was a difficult decision for all of our guest judges, but alas the results are in.

Tuesday, October 18th was our non-prize day. Seventeen gorgeous collections were curated. From there, we decided who won based on several criteria. First, we looked at how many people, who do not belong to our team, added these treasuries to their favorites. We also checked to see how many trending tags, chosen by Etsy, were put into use on the treasury list. Finally, we were interested to find out if the rules were completely followed. The following 2 treasuries were chosen based on these criteria.

The first place winner for Tuesday is Jennifer of The Bracelet Tree! Take a look at this gorgeous treasury she created. Congratulations, Jennifer!

The second place treasury was created by Nancy of NH Quilt Arts Congratulations to you as well, Nancy! Here's a look at Nancy's treasury.

Wednesday brought the first set of treasuries slated to be judged for a possible prize. Participants could use any theme they wanted. We also brought in another team to help us with the voting. The Positivity Team of Etsy was gracious enough to view all 13 treasuries and provide us with 2 winners. Again, we have a Grand Prize and a Second Place prize for these lucky winners.

The Grand Prize winner, with this stunning collection is Keri of Too Cute Custom Crafts! Here's a look at her winning collection. Congratulations, Keri!

And the runner up is, Robin of Jarmfarm! Congratulations, Robin! The judges acknowledged the serious difficulty they had choosing a winner and this one was so close it needed a tie breaking vote! Here's Robin's creation.

Thursday marked the culmination of the week's events. I'm proud to say the Sweet n' Stuff Team was our panel of judges for this final Challenge day! Again, there were so many gorgeous treasuries, that one of the judges remarked that it took her 4 hours to decide on the winner! That's some stiff competition! Not only that, but I had to bring in another outside voter to break a 4-way tie! Many thanks to Catherine of Gallery Zoo Art and Gallery Zoo Art Designs for her help!

Without further adieu, the Grand Prize winner of the day is Sarah of Airy Obsessions! Congratulations, Sarah! Here's a look at her beautiful winning treasury.

The second place prize goes to Kellie of Kell Belle Studio! This is Kellie's gorgeous collection!

Congratulations to all of the winners! Fabulous work on the treasuries for Challenge week, everyone! I can't wait until November's challenge week.


  1. MAGNIFICENT TREASURIES LADIES ~ CONGRATULATIONS TO ~ Jennifer & Nancy for *Day One*... Keri & Robin for **Day Two** and Sarah & Kellie for ***Day Three!!*** Woooo Hoooo~

    As I said in the beginning when we started the Challenges... no way could I pick a WINNER~ Look at the Treasuries this Team puts out ~daily~ They are absolutely STUNNING~, MARVELOUS~, ENCHANTING~, ANGELIC~, RADIANT~, SPELLBINDING~, EXQUISITE~, FASCINATING~, ETHEREAL~ ...AND DOWN RIGHT GORGEOUS~!

    So excited with Leanna's idea of OTHER TEAMS JUDGING AND HOPEFULLY HAVING "SISTER TEAMS" TO PLAY WITH! lol lol lol ~

    This was so exciting and FUN to do!!

    Grand job Ladies ( ALL the Ladies who did the Challenge~!) Beautiful work.


  2. YAAAYYY!! Congratulations Jennifer, Nancy, Keri, Robin, Sarah and Kellie!!

    Everyone's challenge treasuries were absolutely stunning! I really enjoyed them all and had so much fun those three days! xoxo!!

  3. Congrats to all the winners. And a HUGE thank you to all the judges!

  4. Congrats to all on beautiful treasuries!!!!


  5. Congrats teamies! The treasuries were so gorgeous!!! And also thank you to the wonderful judges!

  6. OMG!!!! I am over the moon... jumping around... I can not believe this... WOW!!!!!! Thank you thank you thank you. Truly the best birthday!!!! Thank you wonderful judges!!!!! WOW... so excited!!!!

  7. WOW....ME? REALLY? Thanks so much! All of the treasuries were FANTASTIC! A special thanks to the special judges who stepped in for the challenge. :)

  8. Woo hoo!!! You guys had awesome T's!!! Congrats everyone and a HUGE thank you to the judges!!

  9. Wonderful collections. Congrats to all the winners~

  10. beautiful, well deserved recognition, I would say! congrats to everyone and sorry I was away and missed all of the action!

  11. Wow...this is a great challenge!

  12. Thanks to the TAGT team I made my first sale.

    Here is a treasury of thanks

  13. LOVED it all You guys rocked it!!!!!

  14. Congratulations..All the collections are amazing

  15. This is GREAT! Kind of makes me wish I hadn't gone on vacation.
    Well, not really. But still--the Ts are just gorgeous and you guys certainly generated a lot of buzz!

    tagt xo
    Far Flung Cards.etsy.com