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OpenSky $500 Account Credit Giveaway!

by on August 15, 2011
in Health and Home, Giveaways, Kitchen, Home Improvement, Health & Fitness, Blog, Shopping :: 133 comments

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Giveaway sponsored by OpenSky

Bobby FlayWhat if you could get recommendations from your favorite food, style, design and healthy living celebrities on the products they love, and get those products at a big discount? That's what OpenSky is all about.

You choose which celebrities you want to follow — from star chefs Bobby Flay and Tom Colicchio, to style guru Veronica Webb, to actress and wellness expert Mariel Hemingway — and each week they will handpick an item they fancy the most and give you first dibs to purchase it at up to 60% off. Each pick comes with a personal story from your celeb on why they love it, along with helpful tips and recipes.

OpenSky is completely free to join. And, as a bonus for Techlicious fans, OpenSky is offering a $10 credit for new members toward your first purchase when you sign up here.

Once you join, enter our OpenSky giveaway through August 23, 2011 for a chance to win our Grand Prize: $500 OpenSky account credit and our Second Place: $250 OpenSky account credit - that will buy a lot of celeb picks!

To Enter for a Chance to Win

Follow these three steps:

  1. Signup for our FREE Techlicious Newsletter—be sure to provide a valid email address when you sign-up so we can contact you if you win.
  2. Signup for your FREE OpenSky account (New members will receive a $10 account credit just for signing up).
  3. Once you are signed up, tell us in a comment below "Who is your favorite celebrity on OpenSky?" (If you use the Facebook login feature for your comment, please provide your email address in the comment)

Want extra chances to win? Of course you do!

  1. Tell your friends about Techlicious and you'll get one extra entry for each friend you tell, up to five additional entries.

See Official Rules below for more details.

Official Rules

We will randomly select one (1) $500 OpenSky Account Credit Grand Prize winner and one (1) $250 OpenSky Account Credit Second Place winner from the entries. No purchase is necessary to win. The giveaway will end at 11:59pm on August 23, 2011. Void where prohibited. U.S. residents only. Click here for the full rules.

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Love Tom Colicchio

From edward goh on August 15, 2011 :: 6:43 am

My favorite celeb is Tom Colicchio - love his food and his TV persona.


Newsletter subscriber.Have an account.My favorite

From Margaret Smith on August 15, 2011 :: 10:06 am

Newsletter subscriber.
Have an account.
My favorite star is Bobby Flay. What a wonderful cook and entertainer.
Thanks so much.


EcoStiletto, love the products I

From Angelia Howard on August 15, 2011 :: 10:08 am

EcoStiletto, love the products I have seen so far from them.


Signed up for FREE Techlicious

From Amanda Starr on August 15, 2011 :: 10:12 am

Signed up for FREE Techlicious Newsletter
Signed up for your FREE OpenSky account
Favorite celebrity on OpenSky is Jeannie Mai; though she doesn’t have any items yet I have always enjoyed her style, personality, and not to mention her being gorgeous.


Padma Lakshmi is my favorite

From Heather M. on August 15, 2011 :: 10:13 am

Padma Lakshmi is my favorite OpenSky curator.



From Kay Maher on August 15, 2011 :: 10:18 am

I am already signed up for both Open Sky and Techlicious! My favorite OpenSky Curator is Bobby Flay!
theblackat at hotmail dot com


Favorite OpenSky curator

From Jill on August 15, 2011 :: 10:19 am

My favorite is Julie Morgenstern.


Andrew Zimmern ROCKS!!

From T. Adas on August 15, 2011 :: 10:22 am

I love, love, love his show on the travel channel! and for those of us with adventure in our hearts some of that stuff doesn’t sound bad at all.


Already signed up for both.

From Don Brake on August 15, 2011 :: 10:22 am

I don’t really have a favorite.


I love Open Sky!

From Rust Hawk on August 15, 2011 :: 10:27 am

My favorite is Michael Ruhlman and his cooking deals.


Fave OpenSky Curator

From Marybeth Mank on August 15, 2011 :: 10:28 am

Lots of great ones but my fave is Padma Lakshi…she offers not just foodie items but great fashion and design items, too. I am both a Techlicious and OpenSky subscriber.


Open Sky member

From Rust Hawk on August 15, 2011 :: 10:30 am

I’m currently an open sky member and love the place!


Open Sky member

From Jeffrey Richter on August 15, 2011 :: 10:35 am

Really like the Judds


I'm a current techlicious member

From Rust Hawk on August 15, 2011 :: 10:35 am

I’m a current techlicious member and love this place too. smile


Holly Robinson Peete

From Jennifer P on August 15, 2011 :: 10:36 am

Holly Robinson Peete


Already on OpenSky and Techlicious!

From Jessie Brodsky on August 15, 2011 :: 10:37 am

My FAVORITE curator on Open Sky is Gabrielle Bernstein!


Notified three friends about techlicious.

From Rust Hawk on August 15, 2011 :: 10:38 am

Notified three friends about techlicious.


Alicia Silverstone is my favorite--what

From Melissa on August 15, 2011 :: 11:16 am

Alicia Silverstone is my favorite—what a great person both inside and out!


I want to win!

From Joshua Hanlon on August 15, 2011 :: 11:25 am

My favorite is Bobby Flay.


I'm a newsletter subscriber, just

From Amber on August 15, 2011 :: 11:26 am

I’m a newsletter subscriber, just signed up for OpenSky! Awesome deals and good products. My fav celebs featured are Alicia Silverstone and Guy Ferrari. Thanks!


I am signed up for

From april yedinak on August 15, 2011 :: 11:26 am

I am signed up for both and my favorite celebrity on OpenSky is Alicia Silverstone.


My Favorite Open Sky Celeb...

From Robin Caldwell on August 15, 2011 :: 11:29 am

I adore Preston Bailey. He offers business and event design advice on his website that is transparent and wise. I’ve sent a client to him and he treated them with the utmost of class and kindness. He is humble and I appreciate his fearlessness to build such a huge business.


I want to enter....

From Liz on August 15, 2011 :: 11:51 am

My favorite OpenSky Curator is Bobby Flay!



From Barry Casebere on August 15, 2011 :: 11:53 am

I’‘m looking forward to Ming Tsai’s recommendations as I re-design my kitchen to reflect my evolving cooking style.


Patricia Velasquez

From Sara on August 15, 2011 :: 12:09 pm

Patricia Velasquez


I want to enter

From Elaine on August 15, 2011 :: 12:24 pm

Too many curators to pick a favorite!


Already on Techlicious and OpenSky...

From Melissa on August 15, 2011 :: 12:35 pm

but I want to win! smile I love EcoStiletto!


Already a fan!

From Bonnie K. on August 15, 2011 :: 12:56 pm

I have already subscribed to OpenSky and Techlicious.

I like several of the curators. I have ordered most from Dorie Greenspan.



From Danielle Donohue on August 15, 2011 :: 1:16 pm

My favorite celebrity on OpenSky is Veronica Webb!


Too Many Choices

From Paula Pile on August 15, 2011 :: 1:36 pm

I have been a member of Open Sky for several months and have made 5 purchases with them.  I am constantly changing the people that I follow as there are so many choices.  One that I like alot is Bobby Flay.



From Letessha Williams on August 15, 2011 :: 1:48 pm

Newsletter subscriber


have an account with opensky

From Letessha Williams on August 15, 2011 :: 1:50 pm

I have an account with opensky


fave star

From Letessha Williams on August 15, 2011 :: 1:51 pm

Veronica Webb



From Letessha Williams on August 15, 2011 :: 1:52 pm!/dahliamomma/status/103162086875594753


Love Techlicious

From Donna Wensch on August 15, 2011 :: 2:20 pm

Also, fan favorite of Tom Colicchio.  Of course, all the others are also great.  No matter how old you are; these experts always have something new to teach us.


Done and done... Signed up

From eileen on August 15, 2011 :: 2:32 pm

Done and done… Signed up and checked out site.  I’d LOVE to win… My favorite Celebrity on OpenSky would be a toss up between Andrew Zimmern and Buddy Valastro… Both are so… unique!


love those dog rocks!

From John Stewart on August 15, 2011 :: 2:33 pm

Bradley Bayou, he’s got to be my favorite!


The Judds

From LeAnn on August 15, 2011 :: 2:48 pm

The Judds


Great taste

From Carly on August 15, 2011 :: 2:50 pm

Patricia Velasquez has amazing taste and always highlights things I’m dying to buy (like the gorgeous Rosena Sammi solid bracelets).


Have to go with Padma Lakshmi

From Schineller on August 15, 2011 :: 2:56 pm

Her commentary is spot-on!


My Favorite:

From Danielle on August 15, 2011 :: 3:52 pm

Kristin Cavallari


opensky giveaway

From Frank Curtis on August 15, 2011 :: 4:10 pm

I just joined Open Sky. Please enter me in your Open Sky contest.


my fave

From sandy on August 15, 2011 :: 4:11 pm

alicia silverstone!


opensky giveaway

From Frank Curtis on August 15, 2011 :: 4:15 pm

I have no favorites on Opensky.


OpenSky $500.00 Credit Gave away

From Frank Curtis on August 15, 2011 :: 4:29 pm

This is to correct the first one.


My favorite celebs are Aida

From Janette on August 15, 2011 :: 4:20 pm

My favorite celebs are Aida Mollenkamp and Mariel Hemingway.



From Paul Conrow on August 15, 2011 :: 5:24 pm

Subscriber, and enjoyer!  Trying to get entered into the $500 Open Sky contest.


my fav

From Victor Crisen on August 15, 2011 :: 5:38 pm

Lidia Bastianich is my favorite chef on Open Sky.
She is a real inspiration in her art and her life. Plus we share a somewhat similar experience in immigrating process to the US.


Alicia Silverstone is definitely one

From Dorothea on August 15, 2011 :: 5:49 pm

Alicia Silverstone is definitely one of my favorites!


My fave

From Linda Reter on August 15, 2011 :: 6:08 pm

Already an OpenSky subscriber - So many great curators, but I have ordered most from EcoStilletto and Spriest Greenspan.


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