Unique Skins Giveaway

A few weeks ago we had some of our college friends over for a get-together.   One of our friends has an iPhone, and since he doesn’t have kids and isn’t accident prone like me, he doesn’t need a big bulky case to protect it.  But he didn’t want it to get all scratched up either.  So he found this little gem of a website, and made pretty, unique cover to protect his phone.

On UniqueSkins.com, you can create a custom vinyl skin for your electronic devices.  You choose the type of skin you want(cell phone, ipod, laptop, flip, etc) and then design it in the very user friendly designer application.  They have several backgrounds to choose from or you can upload your own artwork, background or photograph.

I ordered a skin for my Blackberry and one for my mom’s Dell Mini, and I LOVE them both.  I put a picture of my kids on both of them, and for only $6.99(for my BlackBerry Pearl) I can get one for each season and not feel bad about it.  (Although I should note that the website says that they’ll last for about 6-9 months on mobile devices with regular use and years on gaming consoles and laptops!)

See how cute this is??  (The kids, the computer and the UniqueSkin are all cute.  Right??)


So…why am I even telling you all about this?  Well, when I find a product I love, I want to tell everybody else about it.  I want to share some of the awesome with my friends…so I contacted UniqueSkins.com and declared my love for their product and asked if they would be willing to give a little somethin’ to one of my lucky readers.  And they said yes!

There are a few ways that you can enter to win a $25 gift coupon to uniqueskins.com.

  • You can get ONE entry by going to their website and looking around, then come back here and leave a comment saying what kind of skin you would get.
  • You can get ONE entry for tweeting about this giveaway and leaving me a link to that specific tweet’s URL in the comments of this post. (Not sure how to do that?  Click here.)
  • You can get FIVE ENTRIES by going to uniqueskins.com and making a skin for your phone or computer and then displaying your fantastic creation on Flickr!

In order to do that, you’ll need to follow these directions:
Once you’ve made your skin, capture it in a screenshot like this:

Bridget Rocks

Then download your UniqueSkins creation onto the group Flickr stream I created.

A winner will be chosen by 11:59pm EST on Friday, September 18th.  The winner will be chosen by using random.org, and will be contacted via email.  If I have not heard from the winner in 48 hours, a new winner will be chosen.

If you do not leave an email address, your entries will be disqualified and you cannot win!

13 Responses to Unique Skins Giveaway
  1. Angie Kerr
    September 15, 2009 | 2:30 am

    How cute is this?!? I love the idea of using it as a gift. I think I will get one for my husband’s work laptop.

    Thanks for sharing a cool website!

  2. Chuck Morseman
    September 15, 2009 | 7:52 am

    Brynn would love this, so I’m joining the giveaway. Those are very cute kids. It’s a good thing they get their looks from the females in the family. LOL!

    Here’s my tweet URL:

  3. AmazingGreis
    September 15, 2009 | 8:06 am

    That’s a great idea! I would love one for my iPhone!!!! I’d totally get my dog on it!

  4. alaina
    September 15, 2009 | 9:55 am

    i want one for my laptop, but they don’t have its model listed, so idk if it’s possible. i guess i could get one for my ipod. but anyway, i’d want some naturey picture. possibly this cool pic i took of one of my mom’s morning glories.

  5. Tanya
    September 15, 2009 | 12:25 pm

    Not fair, they don’t have my cell phone or my laptop listed – maybe I just need some new devices!

  6. punkinmama
    September 15, 2009 | 1:02 pm

    Oooh, I’d get one for my HTC Tilt phone or I’d find one of the laptop ones that’s the right size for my Eee, since I didn’t see it listed. I’d definitely get a pic of Punkin!

  7. punkinmama
    September 15, 2009 | 1:12 pm

    I added my own skin creation to your flickr group!

  8. Issa
    September 15, 2009 | 5:31 pm

    Ohhhh that is so cool. I will have to go check it out. Love that picture of your kids by the way.

  9. Lauren Tibbetts
    September 15, 2009 | 8:26 pm

    this is totally wonderful! i would get on with a picture of me and my bf. for my laptop!!!

  10. anna rosenzweig
    September 16, 2009 | 12:58 pm

    this is so cool! i told alex about it as well. perhaps i will get one! thanks!

  11. amydeanne
    September 16, 2009 | 3:57 pm

    how sweet. i’ll have to go have a lookie. i love it!

  12. anna rosenzweig
    September 16, 2009 | 9:31 pm

    i just bought one! thanks bridget!

  13. Rachael Mercer
    September 18, 2009 | 9:05 pm

    I’d get one for my husband’s Blackberry with a picture of our whole family on it!!