Thursday, October 23, 2008

BTD Chandelier Challenge!

Blogging Top Design and ::Surroundings::
invites you to join us for a fantastic contest!

The October 22nd show challenged the contestants to decorate a room around a fantastic Swarovski chandelier from their Crystal Palace collection.

How would you have done? Now is the time to find out! You are invited to submit a design board that illustrates your design creativity. It can be a standard mood board created with paper and or you can create it digitally, or step outside the box and paint a picture - the sky’s the limit! (okay - the digital image is the limit!)

Here are the details:

• Select a chandelier. The images will be available for download here.

• Contest starts: Thursday, October 23rd

• Contest deadline: Friday, November 7th.

• Submit one .jpg image of your design plan to

• Provide a brief write-up describing your design, tell us a little about yourself and include your contact information.

• All projects will be showcased on Blogging Top Design and on ::Surroundings::

• Team BTD will select a small group of finalists from all entrees.

• Our judge will be Top Design judge Margaret Russell, editor-in-chief of Elle Decor! This is your chance to put your work in front of Margaret’s eyes!

•There will be one first prize winner who will receive a signed copy of Margaret’s book So Chic AND a little something sparkly from Swarovski! Plus, the title of Top Virtual Designer!

Contact us at with questions.

Although I'm not eligible, I've put together a quick design board to get the party started. We look forward to seeing your creativity in action!