Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Dwell Studio Modern Thanksgiving Contest - The Final Five - Vote For Your Favorite!

From Dwell Studio:

Thanks to everyone who entered into our contest - we were completely inspired and overwhelmed by all the amazing entries! It was seriously hard to choose our top five finalists, but we've finally narrowed it down.

The entry with the most comments collected by Midnight, Eastern Standard Time on Thursday, December 3rd, 2009 wins. The runners up are the following two most-commented entries. As a reminder, here are the prizes:

1st Place: $500 shopping spree on dwellstudio.com

2nd Place: $250 shopping spree on dwellstudio.com

3rd Place: 1 set of placemats & napkins of your choice from dwellstudio.com

Vote for Valorie The Visual Vamp HERE
Please Stop by and leave a comment for me!!!


Anonymous said...

Woo hoo I'm thrilled!
xo xo

Posted by: Visual Vamp 12/1/2009 9:15:06 AM

Love this one - it's wonderful!!!!!!

Posted by: cotedetexas 12/1/2009 9:33:26 AM


Posted by: Ron Maher 12/1/2009 9:47:42 AM

The table was wonderful and the dinner was better!

Posted by: Jack 12/1/2009 9:48:35 AM

Love it!

Posted by: lyn strand 12/1/2009 9:49:22 AM

This is such a work of art in its conception and execution.

Posted by: Alberto 12/1/2009 9:51:19 AM

Super unique. Love the use of accessories.

Posted by: americangypsyliving 12/1/2009 10:33:39 AM

I love it - beautiful!

Posted by: Dubravko 12/1/2009 1:06:33 PM

I would not be inclined to overeat in a setting that is so sophisticated & already satifying.

Posted by: Linny 12/1/2009 1:12:43 PM

Looks beautiful!

Posted by: Areg 12/1/2009 1:15:55 PM

I love the feather bouquet!

Posted by: celine beland 12/1/2009 1:35:07 PM

This is my fav. It is supreme!

Posted by: stephanie dasher 12/1/2009 1:49:06 PM

Happy thanksgiving Smile

Posted by: Heidi Sinclair 12/1/2009 2:08:26 PM

Lambs of a Feather ...
Love ... Love ... Loved ... it ...

Posted by: Donna 12/1/2009 2:19:53 PM


Posted by: courtnay 12/1/2009 2:21:04 PM

Wonderful, Valorie!
You have so many different talents!
Keep up, girl!

Posted by: Alena 12/1/2009 2:39:13 PM

Beautiful! I especially like the little sheep. Where can I get those? Smile

Posted by: Jackie Davila 12/1/2009 3:10:33 PM


Posted by: PJ WALTMAN 12/1/2009 3:13:43 PM

Beautiful, Valerie you are the best

Posted by: Alicia M. Sanchez 12/1/2009 3:14:33 PM

Valorie...I love the colours that you put together and the interest with the antlers. Well done Girl!

Posted by: Renae 12/1/2009 3:29:34 PM

That's one big wishbone!


Posted by: Joe Grohens 12/1/2009 3:55:46 PM

This looks like table settings of any of my friends families in New Orleans of the 1950's through 1960's.

Posted by: Stanford J. Carter 12/1/2009 4:27:09 PM

Gotta win! Good luck.

Posted by: Fardad Michael Serry 12/1/2009 4:29:43 PM

Beautiful, and very creative & original

Posted by: Art Day 12/1/2009 4:34:47 PM

This is gorgeous. Innovative with some traditional elements to keep it grounded and lots of color & texture. I love it!

Posted by: Christina 12/1/2009 5:34:02 PM

That's our vamp!
Love it!

Posted by: linanina 12/1/2009 5:47:38 PM

this rocks!

Posted by: girl 12/1/2009 5:48:54 PM

ted by: Ann

Anonymous said...

I like the designs on the plates - I'd like to see a closeup of each one!

Posted by: Steve 12/1/2009 5:49:16 PM

Great Valorie - I am sure you will win this one!

Posted by: Vicente Munoz 12/1/2009 6:37:22 PM

Now that is an original! Lovely mix of colour and texture...

Posted by: Paquita 12/1/2009 11:39:49 PM

Wow! Sophisticated, yet playful and so welcoming. Fab colors.

Posted by: Julie Robinson 12/2/2009 1:29:42 AM

I will keep it simple. I just love the visual vamps blog. i've
learned so much...


Posted by: John Kucera 12/2/2009 1:51:11 AM

Valorie! A perfect feast for the eyes. Marks: 10 out of 10.
It's a Winner. Good Luck, Jim.

Posted by: Jim Mc manus 12/2/2009 2:53:42 AM

Beautiful! But what would you expect from Valorie, right?

Posted by: Mike 12/2/2009 3:58:06 AM

love this!!

Posted by: beki 12/2/2009 3:58:22 AM

valorie is pretty much awesome at everything she does. my vote is for val.

Posted by: my favorite and my best 12/2/2009 4:06:50 AM


Posted by: gail watson 12/2/2009 4:24:49 AM

Ooooh la la Valorie is FAB... would love to sit at that table for a Thanksgiving feast!

Posted by: Fifi Flowers 12/2/2009 4:42:58 AM

Love the punchy orange against the black and white plates. So many textures too. I love this one!

Posted by: Leslie 12/2/2009 4:53:26 AM

I just LOVE this! It would be cozy to eat Thanksgiving at this table!

Posted by: Michelle Weese 12/2/2009 5:11:51 AM

Bouquet of feathers is great touch!

Posted by: Marta 12/2/2009 5:16:29 AM

Beautiful and soooo very unique!

Posted by: Audrey 12/2/2009 5:17:33 AM

I love the mix of the antique animal plates with the
bold leaf print cloth. and whimsy too - love the sheep!

Posted by: Edie van Breems 12/2/2009 5:29:13 AM

So pretty!

Posted by: Sabina 12/2/2009 5:38:25 AM

Beautiful table, and so unique and pleasing to the eye!!

Posted by: Amalia De Angelis Restucha 12/2/2009 5:38:59 AM

Fabulous. Let's see the menu!

Posted by: Robin Tara 12/2/2009 5:46:25 AM

Love the juxtaposition of the traditional and modern.
Elegant yet fun!

Posted by: Jessica Hack 12/2/2009 5:49:38 AM

I love Valorie's table setting! She has an incredible eye.

Posted by: annechovie 12/2/2009 5:49:46 AM

Love it, beautiful table.

Posted by: Juan 12/2/2009 5:54:01 AM

Beautiful! Love the feathers + fabric!

Posted by: kristin 12/2/2009 6:20:17 AM

Cool! Probably looks even bette with turkey on the plates.

Posted by: Walter Kane 12/2/2009 6:54:02 AM

Love love love!

Posted by: james 12/2/2009 6:54:28 AM

Wild abandon! I would love to eat at this table!!!!

Posted by: Sylvie 12/2/2009 7:30:52 AM

Love the mix of transfer ware plates with the more contemporary fabric and the feathers! What a great combination of color and texture!!

Posted by: Ann