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mod*mom giveaway :: avalisa mod wool rug + 3 memory games $360
avalisa is launching their new rug collection this month + giving one away
+ they're debuting their new portable memory game too + giving 3 away!
to enter to win a 3x5 avalisa rug or an avalisa memory game, tell me in the comments which avalisa rug pattern is your favorite + why.
(include your email address + web url so i can contact you when you win!)
before midnight, monday december 5
by ~mod*mom~ at 8.11.07 Â©
Pink Bubbles because my daughter loves pink. The game look great too and matches the wall hangings. I love the giraffes.
I love the blue wonder rug! I really like the colors and it would be great in my son's room! Count me in!
All the rugs are gorgeous... but my favorite rug is definetly the blue forest rug. I love the complimentary colors and the different textures look inviting! The design reminds me of our memorable family trips in the mountains.
I like the purple wonder wool rug best. It would look wonderful in my daughter's room. She's seen it and loves it!
Green Wonder is really great but I also love the Blue Bubble... these are really gorgeous and Jasper needs a rug as cool as his sister's!
I love the deer wool rug, especially in purple, though the green is great too. I love whimsy, and woodland creatures are especially whimsical.
I like the Wonder and Bubble patterns in sage--so peaceful--but the purple would also look so cool in my baby's room.
I love the purple wonder rug. I love the colors!
The 60 wool rug perks my interest the most! The hardest thing would be choosing the best color because both the green or blue are fantastic! Either would look perfect in my son's room (or anywhere else in the house!).
I love the green wonder wool rug- I just love green and brown together! My little Man wears green and brown all the time.
I would have a hard time choosing between the bubble rug and the wonder rug and an even harder time choosing the color. If it was for me, I'd go for purple!
i love the blue wonder rug-the colors are all so pretty!
I LOVE LOVE LOVE the green forest rug! The pattern is gorgeous and it looks so soft-- I can imagine staring at it for hours and cuddling up on it for long hours of playing, reading & snuggling.
My favorite is the green bubble wool rug. It is fun and playful, but the colors are earthy and comforting, like playing in the forest.
I like the pink bubbles, it would look great in my daughter's room.
So hard to decide. I think my fave is the Wonder in green.
I love the forest wool rug; the colors match the colors in my home perfectly. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Wow! What great rugs. I love the Green Forest Wool Rug!
I love them ALL!!!! My favorite is #105 so pretty and looks so soft. My daughters would love it!
What cute rugs! I love the bubble wool rug - pink and brown is such a great color combination.
All the rugs are gorgeous... but I particularly like the blue bubbles for my two year old son's eyes...
Such beautiful rugs! It is hard to pick a fave:) I think I will go with the blue forest rug... it looks like a magical place.
I love the pink wonder wool rug. It's delicious! I love the contemporary yet cozy design and color combination. This would look great in my daughter's room.
I love the Forest Wool rug! Green or blue! But they are all great! I have been trying to decide about the decor for my son's room and this would be a perfect addition! Thanks for the chance to win!
Pink wonder is my favorite all the way. It would look great in our living room or my daughter's room. Great giveaway - please pick me!
I like the blue bubble rug the best. It would look great in my boys' room!
oh I LOVE love LOVE the pink & brown bubble rug. My daughters room is pink & brown and this would be perfect...also, the house we bought has terrible, uncomfortable carpet...and until we can afford to replace it, this would be a VERY nice addition to her room~thank you for the opportunity to win!!!
Love the blue wonder wool rug. It makes me think of pebbles in a stream ... so serene.
i love the green wonder rug, it's so warm!
i love the green wonder rug, it's so warm!
I love the purple wonder rug. It would be great for my daughter.
Blue Bubbles PLEASE!! I think it will be perfect in my son's new room- It has a sort of bubble theme going-- Paper lantern lights strung over his bed and there are green and blue 'bubbles' on the walls...
I LOVE the wonder rugs, especially the blue since blue is Audrey's favorite color! And the butterfly pattern is also so beautiful and fun.
Blue 60 is awesome. This rug would fit perfectly in my son's room.
Blue Wonder---not to delicate, not too bold, and I'm a sucker for brown and blue! Thanks for the contest. emhagedon at gmail
The New Zealand Wool is so-o-o plush. I really like the green forest rug.
The Green Forest Rug is my favorite because it would go so well in our living room.
I like the green bubble rug.
I lvoe the pink bubbles, it would go perfect in my daughters room!
The purple wonder wool rug matches my girls' room perfectly, and looks super-cozy to play the memory games on!
oops! the email address for my comment about is email@example.com. thanks!
love the blue wonder wool rug. the circles on it would match the circles on my daughter's nurseryworks crib perfectly.
The deer wool rug would look fabulous in my son's room! Love the colors.
Oh wow these rugs are stunning. I love the wonder rug in blue. I have a secret weakness for blue polka dots and it would match Connor's room. :) (even my diaper bag is in blue polka dots :) )
Blue Wonder is def my favorite.
My favourite is the green bubble wool rug. Gorgeous.
Blue Bubbles - cuz it would go so great in my son's surf themed room! Great giveaway - thanks!
I LOVE all of Avalisa's products!!! I want to redo my little girl's room, and my favorite patterns are the Wonder patterns (I like both the pink and the blue). But they're all fantastic.:)
Orange 25 is my personal fave - this bright and sunny rug is sure to brighten up any room, particularly in the long winter months.
By the way, I live in military housing in Alaska! We need all the fabulousness we can get! My midcentury modern living room does all right, but my Lily needs some more coolness in her insane-asylum white bedroom! Thanks!:)
That green wonder wool rug would look great in the nursery we are just getting started on!
I love the Pink Wonder one the best! it's so beautiful! It would look great in my one year old's bedroom.
Awesome rugs! I love the purple wonder wool rug. I have been planning to do my son's room over in purple, his fave color. But didn't know what accent color to do. Brown looks great! The rug is funky enough for mom, and purple for my son!
forest wool because its the colors of my home!
I love the green bubble rug! It would be the perfect modern accent for my daughter's green & orange nursery.
Pink bubbles would be perfect for my girls!
I love the blue wonder rug - would look great in my boys room.
The green wonder rug is wonderful! I would love a rug for the house.
Wow! These are exquisite. I like the View rug, from the Names collection. What a great idea!
The Forest Rug is my favorite. We use our living room as a family room and the window shines right onto the floor in the daytime. This rug would look stunning and fantastical (if that's a word) right there.
My favorite is the Forest Wool Rug. My husband and I love trees, which is why we named our daughter Sylvia ("from the forest"). This rug would be perfect in her room--she would love it, I'm sure.
I love the pink bubble rug. I'm currently obsessed with chocolate brown and pink. We have all tile and wood in our house and a rug would be so lovely on our feet this winter!
The blue wonder is so beautiful!
My personal fave is the blue wonder rug. I love chocolate and blue together.
The Blue Wonder Rug would match the walls in the nursery perfectly. But,then, all the Avalisa products are surprising and fresh! Such a wonderful introduction, thanks again!
I love number 95 (blue and brown). I think the colors would be great to redecorate my son's room in!
I have to go with pink bubbles for my girls!!!
I love the 60 wool rug!! I was born in the 60's and it just too cool looking. Love teh color combo on it too.
Hahaha .... ooops forgot I had that in my thing...
I love all those rugs, but my favorite would have to be the green bubble rug, it would go so well in my son's room, which we painted green & brown!
I want the rug for sure. My carpet looks horrible with two toddlers. Anything to cover up the messes.
The green forest rug is amazing. Not only is it completely lovely- it would also lend itself as a playscape for little toy cars.
Her green wonder wool rug has both my wall color and my fabric colors in it. Swoon...
Sorry forgot email address. kaooavdpa (at) hotmail.com
I love the Purple Wonder rug! Purple is my daughter's and my favorite color, and that rug is just so whimsical!
60 wool rug
pink bubbles for my little girlie girl!
I must say the green wonder wool rug is my fav because I just love the colors and the shapes on it.
the blue wonder rug is gorgeous and would look perfect in my daughter's room.
They're all gorgeous... love the colors & designs. My favorite is the green wonder, but the green bubble rug is equally beautiful.
I like the green bubble rug!
I love the Blue Wonder rug. I think it's very soothing.
I love the purple wonder rug. It makes me smile.
I love the green forest wool rug! It matches my son's nursery (I am due in Feb with my first!)
I love the "60 Wool" rug most because of the interesting pattern and subtle colors. Beautiful!
I love the pink bubble rug. It will go perfectly in the pink and brown nursery I am currently putting together!
What a great website! Beautiful products. I would chose the green wonder rug.
Hi! The Polar Bear rug, most definitely! Please enter me in your contest. I appreciate it.....Cindi :)
I just LOVE the purple wonder wool rug!!! LOVE purple and it would look perfect in my son's room.
Neat! I think the pink bubbles is my favorite rug. Thanks for the chance to win.
I love them all, but I'm not about to get a rug with white in it with a baby. Bubbles and wonder rock in every color. We love bright, clear colors, and we love bubbles!
oops, forgot my email (said bubbles/wonder) missalexmissalex (at) hotmail dot com
I love the Red Poppies rug. It would go perfectly with my new comforter set. Count me in!
I like the pink bubble wool rug because it 's not too frilly yet is still pink and would look in my daughter's bedroom.
love the blue bubble rug. they are all lovely!!
I so need to win this! We are currently taking out our carpet and putting in hard wood flooring. I've been looking for an area rug!
I'm a huge fan of Lisa's work -- and love the new rugs.
lilly loves the pink bubble wool rug b/c EVERYTHING is the color pink when you ask and the only thing she can draw right now is a circle! (so maybe they're not perfect circles and a little bit more of zig zag lines, but to her they are all circles -or giraffes- she's 2...what can i say?)
I love the green 60 wool rug- it would look great in my daughter's room, but would also work if we have another child!
I like the green forest pattern because I adore green and my house is decorated very naturally.
i absolutely love the blue wonder rug...it matches our nursery perfectly!
Pink wonder wool rug - it would match my four month old daughter's mod nursery perfectly!
I like the pink bubble rug. The colors are just so pretty!
The Green Wonder is gorgeous! They all are. I used to make rugs(design, sew and carve) and these are beautiful!
Hey I would love to win the rug.
I like the blue wonder rug. It reminds me of raindrops.
I like Blue Wonder best. Very nice stuff!
I would love the green bubble rug. The colors are beautiful!
Oh, I love these! I would want the green 60 wool rug. I would love to win!
They are all so beautfiul, it's hard to choose, but i would say the Blue 60 rug is my fave. We have a light blue eames rocker just like in the photo, and they look great together! firstname.lastname@example.org
I love the wonder wool rug in green. It's beautiful! Our bedroom is done in shades of green and this would be a really nice accent.
I love the giraffes, they are hard to find in kids decor!
WOW! Awesome, I wish I'd found this stuff wheN I was doing my daughter's room before she was born! I LOVE the BUBBLE wool rug with the pink and brown, how fantastic, great color combo and it totally inspires me to re-do my daughter's room for her third birthday!
The blue bubble rug is too adorable! I have rug envy badly right now. I can picture it in my son's room right now. It's so bare and could really use a kick of color and some warmth.
the blue wonder rug is gorgeous! my third child got the total shaft when he was born and he really didn't get anything new in there. it's really just a mismatched mess! i would love to center a design style around this.
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I would like the 60 wool rug, its fun and not too dark, little bit retro look.
i'd like the green bubble rug, because it is my son's favorite color and it even would match the curtains in his room!
Without hesitation my favorite is the green forest rug. It's a work of art in itself...
It's a real toss up between the deer and dog pattern, but I'd have to go with the dog, simply because our son loves "dog-dogs"
I love, love, love the Pink Bubble rug...I love the pink and brown together...just lovely!
The blue bubble rug is my FAV! it totally matches my sons room!
Polar Bears- We were at the zoo watching the polar bears with our son when we got the call from our agency that we had a referral for a son!!! So polar bears his room will be. Thank you!
These rugs look uber comfy! I want to jump in the thumbnails and sprawl out! As much as I love and adore my daughter, if we won this, I may be hard-pressed to give it up to her ^-^ We love the Pink Wonder Rug (Mama! Pink BubbOs!)
Whew, pink wonder is cute! It matches my daughter's nursery, and we are completely rugless at the moment. So Avalisa would have a cozy spot right in her room. And we'd have a cozy spot for our bare feet. Oh, Avalisa pink wonder rug, I want you to come live with me!
i LOVE THE blue wonder wool rug. Beautiful!!
I love the green forest rug. It has such a spectacular design and would look amazing in my family room! I love modern design!
The blues and browns would be perfect in my home. I'm already in the market for a rug...great timing.
Blue bubbles is great! This would be great in my kids room
My favorite rug pattern is the "blue wonder"...because I like blues in a room, so calming and peaceful.
I like the Wonder Rug. It has a great mod style, but the colors are modern.
I love the Green Forest Wool rug, it's fantastic.
The purple wonder rug is absolutely fabulous! It would fit the decor of my twin's room perfectly. Now that the girls are starting to crawl, it would give them something colorful to look at (and unfortunately drool on) while they boogy across the floor to pull, er I mean pet, the cat's tail.
Those rugs are so cool! My favorite is the blue bubbles rug; I also think the green one is great.
I love the Wonder Rug!
I love the forest pattern. It is unique and updated.
I love the purple wonder rug. I love the different shades of purple, from light to almost blueish and it is just kind of fun
Love the wonder blue rug! How original. They are adorable! Thank you!
My favorite avalisa rug pattern is definitely the bubble wool rug in green. I love the way the colors mix & combine to form various shades of aqua and green. Plus, I'm currently designing a nursery for my first baby & this would go PERFECTLY!
The wonder wool rug in green.
The green bubble wool rug is my favorite! How yummy! :)
I love the green deer wool rug. It would look great in my husband's sportsman room.
Wow, can I say all of them?? They are gorgeous! What an awesome collection. I would have to pick the blue and chocolate one you have pictured, as it would go so so well in our bedroom! (crossing my fingers!!)
My favorite pattern is the cool butterfly because it would match perfectly in my girls' bedroom.
I'm crazy about circles so the pink bubble rug would be perrrrfect for my little girl's room. Love it!!
Green wonder run since we're a green family!
60 wool. Great because it is soft and modern and beautiful.
i like the blue bubble rug. i like the big circles and the fun blue.
I like the green bubble wool rug pattern. Very retro looking and hubbie and I like that style!
The bubble pattern is my favorite. My son thinks the green is fab & my (very opinionated) almost-3 year old says the pink is best.
They are all gorgeous but I think maybe pink bubbles... oh or green forest...ohhh. Can I stay on the fence and only decide if I am lucky enough to win?
I love the bubble wool rug!! Please enter me.
The green forest wool rug BELONGS in my living room! I love it!!
I like the green wonder wool rug - so pretty! It's subtle, yet fun.
gree forest rug please!
I really love the blue forest rug and the Forest green wool rug. This would be perfect in my basement! Please pick me!! :)
i have to say, all the patterns are cool ... but i really love the "blue 60 wool rug" ... nice geometric pattern and the colors go well with rest of our stuff ... love the memory game as well - what a great way to combine all her nice artwork !!!
I really like the blue wonder wool rug because it reminds me of the ocean :)
I absolutely ADORE the green forest rug! The pattern is gorgeous. Considering I have a toddler son, I spend a lot of time on the floor reading and playing! This would be great - we love games too!! Thanks for the giveaway - I'd love to win!
This rug would be perfect for my niece's room at her grandparents!! She just started crawling and would love the colorful rug!!
Love both the green and blue wonder wool - one looks like a forest floor and hte other an ocean - what fun!
the lavender wonder wool rug, because my daughter adores any shade of purle and she has a mr bubble themes bathroom~
I think the blue wonder would have to be my favorite I like the colors and it could work in so many rooms.
I like the blue wonder rug the best. It reminds me of the experience of shutting your eyes real tight, spinnng around and then opening them - I see colorful spots!
I'm gonna have to go with the Pink Bubbles. I'm pregnant with our first, a little girl, and we have about 6 more weeks. All I have to say is that's the only color we've been seeing for the last couple months.
The pink wonder would match my daughter's room perfectly!!
I would love the green 60 wool rug for our play room. I can see the kids playing on there or laying on it and reading. :)
I love the 60 wool rug in green. Patterns with circles are great. This would look great in Buddy Girl's mod nursery!
The green bubble wool rug is so lovely! It would go great with the pear-green walls in my son's bedroom. It reminds me of the ocean on the East coast with its colors of rocks and greenish-gray water.
love the bubble rug...mmmm can't say which color??? blue or pink???
i love the blue 60 wool rug. it would go perfectly in our modern house. please enter me!
Just one???? I love the wonder rug in green. So great, and it could go in almost any room in my house!
I LOVE the Green Wonder Wool Rug. I love things that look a bit retro. I can't offer you much more than that LOL
I LOVE the green bubble wool rug. I think it would match my daughter's Fairy Garden bedroom really well!
It is so difficult to pick just one favorite! I'm drooling over the wonder rug in purple. It would look fantabulous in the nursery we're putting together for the wee one on the way!
I think my favorite is Blue Wonder!
I've been craving these rugs. I love the trees. And I LOVE playing memory games.
i adore the green wonder wool rug, b/c i think it would look devine in my LR!
The green wonder wool rug is beautiful! The pattern is mod and fabulous, wool is an excellent natural textile that won't offgas nasty chemicals, and I *really* appreciate the support for Cure International.
I LOVE the green forest rug. Perfect for a boy or girl room and brings a little abstract nature in.
They are all fabulous! I am partial to the wonder wool...and forest wool. They look so cushy too!
I need some style in my life!
The forest wool rug is gorgeous, it's the same colors as the brown chocolate walls I just painted and the curtains I made, this would be a perfect match!!!!! I love tree themes anyway, I paint all of our artwork, you should see the tree themes. Thanks for the chance to win this Beauty!
Bubble wool rug green because... eh eh eh it's so nice and bubbely, or something. It's simply a beautiful rug. OK?
J'adore the green wonder rug - i love that it is healthy for my family! email@example.com
The green wonder wool rug! AWESOME!
I LOVE LOVE LOVE the 60 wool rug design. It is so fun and would trigger my creativity!
The green forest rug would go perfectly in my living room! Gorgeous colors!
Blue wonder is my fav., this would love amazing in my son's room.
Love the dog wool rug. These are so need and different then what I have seen before
The bubble rug and the one displayed are my favorites! Cousin heidi
I adore all the rugs! Oh so stylish! But I think we may be drawn to the earth tones of the Wonder Rug in any color...I'm picturing this on our daughters floor and it would be perfect!
green bubble wool rug - it's purty y'all.
Hi Mod Mom,
That 60 blue rug is killer. I'd change our decor just to work around that beautiful blue and brown. Great giveaway K!
My 3 year old is very into shapes and lines and how they link together and this rug would certainly add a new dimension to his room.
I really like the blue bubbles rug. It would go perfectly by my 1-year-old's new little bed (He has to give up the crib to his baby brother soon). I imagine it would make a nice, soft place to play.
wonder is my fave!