Exciting news! :)

Exciting news! :)

Hey y’all. So, I have no words. And that’s pretty rare around here. But, I can’t even with you guys! How did I get so lucky to have friends like you? SO GRATEFUL! The amount of support that you guys gave us for our rug designs in the Dash & Albert competition was UNBELIEVABLE!

You literally gave me and my girls (and our dog Jack, the aspiring rug model, heheheh) a GIFT we will never forget.

Because of YOUR encouragement, your comments, your stories, your shares, YOUR VOTES, you got our two top rug designs into the TOP TEN. Holy moly it was a tough competition! But because of YOU cheering us on, the incredible Annie Selke is going to make REAL LIVE GORGEOUS DASH & ALBERT RUGS with our original designs and they will be revealed at High Point Market NEXT SPRING!

Exciting news! :)

I just CAN. NOT. EVEN. believe this is for real. PINCHING myself over and over. I just never imagined little ol’ me having a design opportunity like this. My girls and I are so grateful for every single one of you who went out of your way to vote and to cheer us on to a new adventure. We can’t wait to share it with you.

Every rug submitted to this contest was so lovely and inspiring. Click HERE to see the rest of the finalists!

PS. These rugs will be available in Spring 2018–but if you’re on the hunt for a rug before then, I spotted tons of gorgeous Dash & Albert rugs at the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale!

Much love to you all!

XOXO

Help Me Design a Dash & Albert Rug!

Help Me Design a Dash & Albert Rug!via my previous remodeled kitchen / striped runner

Hey friends! I have some exciting news. I’ve been selected for an opportunity to be a part of a rug design challenge for Annie Selke of Dash & Albert! I have loved Dash & Albert rugs as long as I can remember, so of course my heart did a flip flop at the chance to design a rug for one of my all time favorite companies.

Me? Design a rug? Is this real life? I couldn’t say yes fast enough.

Help Me Design a Dash & Albert Rug!Gray and White Rug

I’ve actually never designed a product like this before (let alone a rug!). So of course, as soon as I said yes, I got a little nervous! That’s where you come in. Would you come along with me as I enter this challenge? I will need your help to make this happen!

Help Me Design a Dash & Albert Rug!via my new remodeled kitchen / Plaid Rug

Here’s what the rug challenge is about:

15 digital influencers within the design and home décor space will be submitting rug designs that are reflective of their personal design aesthetic for a chance to have their rug come to life by Annie and her team.

The designs will be posted on the Annie Selke Instagram page (@AnnieSelke), where the public will cast their vote as to which designs they would like to see made available for purchase.

The 10 designs that receive the most votes between July 6 and July 20 will be entered into production, and then sold online by Dash & Albert, an Annie Selke Company!

Help Me Design a Dash & Albert Rug!Gray and White Rug

EEK! YOU GUYS! I can’t even imagine what it would feel like to see a crazy dream like this come true. My rug design, sold by Dash & Albert? Jack would jump at the chance to be a dog model on a new rug.

So, will you help me do this?!? The other participating design bloggers are AMAZING so I’ll definitely need all the help I can get.

Once the competition gets underway, I’d love your support and votes! 

Help Me Design a Dash & Albert Rug!Striped Runner

I don’t love design competitions (I’m not very competitive naturally), but I’m going to just think of it as a fun opportunity to try something new. After all, in just a few weeks I’m celebrating my official 10th year blogging anniversary! What better time to bust out of my comfort zone and try something I’ve never done before? I’m so excited to design a rug. I’m just glad I don’t have to do this alone, it will be great to have you along for the adventure! :-D

What would your dream rug look like? Let’s dream together!

Be sure to follow @AnnieSelke and The Inspired Room on Instagram so you won’t miss the design process and the chance to vote :)

Below you can see all the wonderful participants. Their rugs will all be gorgeous, so no matter who wins, get ready to be inspired!

Help Me Design a Dash & Albert Rug!

Help Me Design a Dash & Albert Rug!

Help Me Design a Dash & Albert Rug!
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