Trim it up with Westcott Giveaway

Our next weekly giveaway is sponsored by Westcott! (they sponsored our first every weekly giveaway – the iPoint giveaway!) Westcott makes everything from scissors to trimmers to rulers to sharpeners.

This week, you can win a Westcott Trimmer – we’re giving away THREE!

First Prize: The Titanium Compact Rotary Trimmer

– High-performance titanium blades provide three times the strength of steel
– Fast, Straight Cuts
– Folds Away for Easy Storage
– Durable aluminum base
– 10 sheet capacity/12″ Cut Length
– 45mm blade with safety shield

Second and Third Prizes: Titanium Multi-Purpose Paper Trimmers

– Titanium Bonded 3x harder than stainless steel…so blades stay sharper, longer.
– Great for trimming digital photos, paper and cardstock
– Titanium Bonded blades stay sharper longer
– Swing out ruler flush with base for accurate measuring
– Neatly trims up to 5 sheets of 20lb paper
– Includes One Cut & One Score Blades
-One winner will get the 9 inch trimmer and the other will get a 12 inch trimmer.

Here’s how to win:

Comment on this post and tell us how you’ll use it! (ie. scrapbooking, cutting pics to send to friends, making postcards, etc.)

Extra Entries

1) Tweet @shoplet how you will use it and include #westcott
2) Comment on other blog posts from this week!
3) If you haven’t subscribed to our RSS or Newsletter, do it!
4) Find a westcott product on our site and add a link in your comment to it!

Winners will be announced Monday, July 19th! Happy Winning!

75 thoughts on “Trim it up with Westcott Giveaway”

  1. heavy duty shredders says:

    looks awesome for arts and crafts

  2. carol j says:

    I exhibit at trade shows and use a trimmer in showcasing my product. For ease of transportation and convenience of use, a Titanium Compact Rotary Trimmer would be ideal. What a please it would be to have such a great product! ‘Nuf said! The Titanium Rocks!

  3. DJ says:

    This Westcott iPoint School Desktop Electric Pencil Sharpener is cool! It automatically ejects your pencil when finished.

  4. DJ says:

    I’m already subscribed to your rss using google reader

  5. DJ says:

    I use paper trimmers a lot for art projects and various crafts. I’d love this!

  6. Shannon says:

    On my twitter comment I forgot to add the link for my tweet:

    And I found other wescott products on your website too:

  7. Shannon says:

    Oops, forgot my tweet link on my twitter comment so here it is

    And also here is another product from your site:

  8. Shannon says:

    I subscribe to your newsletter

  9. Shannon says:

    Oops, forgot my tweet link on my last comment so here it is

    And also here is another product from your site:

  10. Shannon says:

    Oops, forgot to add my tweet link on my last comment so I’ll put two of my entries in this one comment….

    My tweeted link:

    Wescott product from your site:

  11. Shannon says:

    oops…forgot to add my tweeted link to my last comment so I’ll double up this entry :-)

    my tweet link here:

    another wescott product from your site here:

  12. Shannon says:

    I follow you on twitter as @luv_mydachshund

  13. Shannon says:

    Oh, gosh what wouldn’t I use this for? I love paper cutting in general, from scrapbooking, card making, recipes, coupons, magazines, etc…I’m known for my love of paper stuff and cutting it all up.


  14. chris swan says:

    Not sure my previous comment went thru. I saw a protractor from Westcott

  15. chris swan says:

    WOW I didn’t know they still make protractors. I wonder if I could figure out what to do with it.

  16. chris swan says:

    I commented on your summer school supplies entry.

  17. chris swan says:

    I would love to use it for scrapbooking I tweeted it too.

  18. t.r. says:

    It would be used to make and produce flyers
    in support of our church’s christmas stocking

  19. 2ndCoyote says:

    As a graphic designer, I could really use this for the many projects I am always working on – from name tags, cards, bookmarks, etc… It would be SO handy in So many ways!

  20. Jerry Fair says:

    I could use one of these for many projects I do… would be perfect for trimming photos for my albums…

  21. Cheryl says:

    I have always wanted one for scrapbooking.

  22. Kathy K says:

    This would be a wonderful tool for the craft projects I am working on to help raise money for French Bulldog Rescue Network, a 501(c)3 non-profit, North America breed rescue operated entirely by volunteers throughout the US and in Canada. Thank you for the opportunity to enter.

  23. Debbie C says:

    I like this:
    but I am not sure if it is going to sharpen a pencil or land and abduct me.

  24. Debbie C says:

    I would use my Westcott to trim note cards for work projects, post cards for craft projects and maybe even coupons for the grocery.

  25. Cara (aka Temberton) says:

    I cdommented on “brrrrng Where is my phone?”

  26. Cara (aka Temberton) says:

    I highly recommend spring-assisted scissors. I’m not sure which brand I have, but they are wonderful especially if you have issues with wrist fatigue.

  27. Cara (aka Temberton) says:

    I subscribed. Love your blog!

  28. coffee bean grinders says:

    It would be great for using for school projects, so useful

  29. replacement coffee pots says:

    looks great for cropping photos

  30. Lori says:

    I would LOVE one of these trimmers. They sure would make my
    scrapbooking soooo much easier to do!!! I particularly like the
    compact size!

  31. Cara (aka Temberton) says:

    I tweeted @FriendlyFrugal.

  32. Cara (aka Temberton) says:

    I would love to win one of these. I plan to use it for scrapbooking and cardmaking. I might even use it to cut out some coupons. :o)

  33. JoAnn U says:

    Our office trimmer had it’s good days but they are gone. We would be so proud to have the tirianium trimmer. I use scrap paper to make note pads but that is not working now. Give our office a thrill and award it to us.

    I subscribe to your newsletter.

  34. Tal Karlin says:

    I’d use it to make Photo collages.

  35. Jeremy C says:

    I subscribe to your newsletter.

  36. Jeremy C says:

    I’ll use this trimmer to help friends and family members with all of their cutting needs.

  37. Miranda says:

    I have no fancy words or really nifty projects but I am over 50 and anything to help my hands from hurting would be great.
    I do trim my comics…been doing it since 1996…The comic is *Mutts* and I have almost every one he did since it came out in *97* and that is a lot of triming.
    So this is my answer for you …

  38. Carla Pullum says:

    I tweeted

  39. Carla Pullum says:

    To make envelopes and cards!

  40. Kay M says:

    I would use it for scrapbooking and for pictures of my TEN beautiful grandchildren!

  41. Sharon says:

    I would love to have one of the Westcott trimmers to use when making vintage-style postcards, notecards, greeting cards, placecards, and similiar things for myself as well as friends.

  42. Ellen Clinebell says:

    I would use it mostly for scrapbooking and for craft preparation for my child’s classroom! : )

  43. KIMBERLY says:


  44. Yik-Ting Lee says:

    I will give it as a gift to my aunt because she trims a lot of paper to make her own notepads and notebooks.

  45. Tracey Percival says:

    I would use them daily in my special education position.

  46. Deb Anderson says:

    email subscriber

  47. Deb Anderson says:

    rss subscriber

  48. Deb Anderson says:

    I will use it for so many things! First of all, to trim printed photos, because I can never ever get the edges straight enough just by using scissors. :/

  49. Vicki Lair says:

    I use our trimmer to score deposit slips that we created to work with Quickbooks. We have an older B… that you have to change the wheel each time. I would love this one that you don’t have to do that. :)

  50. Brad R says:

    Very Cool, I really need one for cropping photos!!!

  51. Caleen H says:

    These trimmers would definitely improve my skills at scrapbooking at home, as well as helping with those packets that my kids’ teachers send home for me to cut and prepare for use at school! To help out more at school, check out this awesome set of safety scissors:

  52. Stuart N says:

    The trimmer in our office is terrible…my life would be so much easier with the Westcott Titanium Trimmer. I laminate product manuals and instructions for workers in the field, and I would use the trimmer to size and trim the paper before permanently laminating.

  53. Jennifer P says:

    would be awesome for the kids projects!

  54. Anthony says:

    love one

  55. Angela Shepard says:

    I enjoy scrapbooking, so I would use it for that. I also enjoy making cards.

  56. Ty says:

    I would use the trimmer to cut pictures, postcards and also for art projects with my children whom I homeschool.

  57. Donna says:

    Those are some seriously, sexy scissors. : )

  58. Donna says:

    I would use it for scrapbooking.

  59. Larry N. says:

    I would love to have the westcott trimmer. I don’t know haw many time I was doing something and wish I had a trimmer to make things go faster.

  60. Audrey H. says:

    Am an email subscriber.

  61. Audrey H. says:

    I’d use the Westcott trimmer for making my homemade envelopes & postcards. I reuse old junk mail, ceral boxes, anything that’s not nailed down to make these for my personal use. Thanks.

  62. Lauren says:

    I’d love to use this for scrapbooking.

  63. Charlette N says:

    I love throwing parties and making my own decorations so it would be put to good use…

  64. jennie gibson says:

    I would love to have one of the Westcott trimmers for use in card-making. I make cards for our church and am always looking for quality products.

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