Sunday, July 12, 2015

Create A Smile turns 1 - Celebrate with us!

Tadaaa- the day has come - this little baby turns one - and how it has grown!

It's been on July 11th 2014 that our first release went live and our first customer purchased our stamps.
Since that day

  • we released 33 stamp sets
  • we added chipboards, stencils, washi tape, enamel stickers, paper and dies to our shop
  • we released our very first kit (more to come)
  • we met the most amazing crafty people around the world and got to work with great, lovely talented girls
  • we formed a video team who brings videos to you each wednesday
  • we started working with retailers in UK, Switzerland, USA and even Indonesia/Singapore
  • we had fantastic collaborations with other companies.
  • we hit 2000 Facebook likes.
  • we hit 3333 subscribers on Instagram (woohoo!)
  • YOU supported us
  • YOU inspired us with your work and your ideas
  • YOU made this journey a fun and successful one
  • YOU helped us growing and spreading the word about this little, German company.
THANK YOU for this fun first year of Create A Smile. Thank you for making it grow and helping us building a brand that's known all around the world, far beyond Europe. We did it! You did it!

Of course we need to celebrate this birthday - if not with cake, at least with a discount and giveaways :)

1) If you enter the Code OneYearOfFun at the checkout in our shop you'll get 10% off your entire purchase. Enjoy shopping!
(The code is valid until Tuesday, July 14th, CET)

2) We have three giveaways for you. One on Facebook (win a stamp set), one on Instagram (win a stamp set) and one RIGHT here!
To win this super fantastic treat bag full of goodies (worth more than 40€)...
  • Create A Birthday card using at least one of our stamps or Freebies 
  • Post that card on your blog or to an online gallery, telling people about this challenge
  • Link back to this post and - if possible - display the picture below.
  • Link up your post to our linky.
  • Enter as many project as you like.
  • The linky closes on Sunday July 19th at 11:55 pm CET
This could be your prize:

Thank you SO MUCH for helping us grow further. We can just imagine what this second year will be like! And we can't wait to share all our adventures with you.


  1. Congrats to this HUGE success, Christine! You've really deserved it. Can't wait to see what the next year will bring. :o)

  2. Congratulations!!! I can't believe it has been a year!!
    Christine, I have been following you longer than that, time flies!!!

  3. Yay!!!!!! Congrats on your one year!!!!!

  4. Congratulation! I wish you more successful years :-)

  5. congrats on this 1 year old and the many more to come

  6. Congrats!!! Happy birthday!!

  7. Congrats! I recently received my first set of your stamps, plus a stencil and some washi and LOVE the quality of all products. Hope I can find time to play along, Jo x

  8. Can't believe it's been a year already!

  9. YAY!!! Happy, happy 1st birthday!!!

  10. Happy 1st Birthday! Looking forward to your next!!!!

  11. Congratulations!!! Great giveaway!!!

  12. Congrats! I follow your IG & FB account ♥

  13. Juhu - meine Bestellung war gestern schon da und ich hab sie gleich zu Ehren eures Geburtstags eingeweiht! :-)
    Herzlichen Glückwunsch!

  14. Congrats on you one year anniversary. Create a Smile is definitely one of my favorite stamps companies but all the other great products make it even better. Fantastic stencils and chipboard. Thanks for continuing to bring us great products and inspiration.

  15. Herzlichen Glückwunsch, liebe Christine, und vielen Dank für deine wunderbaren Produkte!

  16. Happy Birthday!!! Love Create a smile!! :-D

  17. Happy happy Birthday! You can find your birthday card on my blog :) I guess you will know the birthday gratulants :) Sunny regards from stempelfrida

  18. AWESOME! :) And a big congrats to you. :)

  19. Hello, who won the challenge? :)