DMBLGIT Jan 2012 – The Winners

by Jenn on January 31, 2012

in Photography

I want to thank everyone who entered for such an amazing turnout and quality of entries – there were 61 – yes, 61!! – total submissions for this month’s DMBLGIT.  I had such a great time hosting this month’s event and getting to see all of your wonderful images – you all truly are so inspiring, thanks so much for entering and letting me host this month. And thanks so much to Sarka, Simone, Veronika and Alessandro for being such great judges and putting forth the time and effort to go through all of the entries.

Not sure what DMBLGIT is? Read my announcement post from earlier this month detailing the event.
You can also read about and meet the judges for this month’s event.
You can also check out the Picasa album to see all the 61 submissions

So without further ado, let’s see who won!

Overall Winners: 

1st Place: Monika from Sweet Sensation: Cranberry & Rosemary Shortbread Cookies

2nd Place: Kulsum of Journey Kitchen: Split Mung Bean Dal

3rd Place: Miriam from El Invitado de Invierno: Gingerbread House

Edibility Winner – Zita Nagy from Zizi’s Adventures: Vegan coconut oat pancakes with date syrup, coconut chips and clementine

Originality Winner – Sneh from Cook Republic: Nest

Aesthetics Winner – Irina from Sunshine’s Kitchen: Let’s Make Some Christmas Cookies

Host’s Award – Giulia from Juls’ Kitchen: Hazelnut and Olive Oil Chocolate Spread

Congrats everyone! I’ll be sending out your badges to display on your blogs later today!

And last but not least, for next month’s DMBLGIT event, February 2012, Sefa Firdaus of Negeri Dongeng will be hosting – be sure to enter your January food blogging photos!

{ 28 comments… read them below or add one }

Rosa January 31, 2012 at 8:46 am

Congrats to the winners! What gorgeous shots.




Aga @ a matter of taste January 31, 2012 at 8:50 am

Congrats! Beautiful photos!


Simone January 31, 2012 at 8:50 am

It was sooo difficult to judge with so many fantastic entries! Congratulations to the winners!!


Jennifer (Delicieux) January 31, 2012 at 8:52 am

Congratulations to the winners!!! What a collection of beautiful images.


Jeanne @ Cooksister! January 31, 2012 at 9:00 am

Congrats to all the gorgeous winners and thanks to the judges for all your hard work!


Zita January 31, 2012 at 9:23 am

Oh My God! First time in my life I won a DMBLGIT badge! :) What an honour! Thank you Jenn for the lovely host and for the judges, Sarka, Simone, Veronika and Alessandro! I’m so-so happy!!! :)


Zita January 31, 2012 at 9:24 am

Oh and of course congratulations for the other winners too! They took beautiful photos! :)


Miriam/The Winter Guest January 31, 2012 at 9:45 am

Wooooooooowwwwwwww, I’m so happy!! Thanks to Jenn and to all the wonderful judges, it’s such an honour to be among the winners as I love their work, all of them. And congrats to the rest of the winners because their photos are simply great!


Monika January 31, 2012 at 10:05 am

A big thank you to the judges! The competition was fierce and I feel so honored and excited to win the overall 1st place. Congrats to all the other winners and a big thanks to Jenn for doing a wonderful job as our hostess.


JJ @ 84thand3rd January 31, 2012 at 10:41 am

A gorgeous bunch of winner photos! Looking forward to next month!


Sara {Home is Where the Cookies Are} January 31, 2012 at 1:02 pm

Oh, thosr ARE beautiful. Congratulations to the winners!


Kathryn Grace January 31, 2012 at 2:09 pm

Congratulations! The first place is so beautiful… I love the books and letter! Everyone did a great job!


Aparna January 31, 2012 at 3:55 pm

Congratulations to all the winners. There was some awesome photography in this month’s submissions.


Barbara | Creative Culinary January 31, 2012 at 4:11 pm

Great job Jenn and delighted to see the winners; so many unique and gorgeous styles throughout.


Juls @ Juls' Kitchen January 31, 2012 at 9:42 pm

I am so happy!! and congratulations to all the winners, gorgeous photos!


Robin O February 1, 2012 at 1:05 am

Inspiring images worthy of the awards!


sefa February 1, 2012 at 4:47 am

Congratulations to all winners! And thank you Jenn for hosting and announcing me as the next host.
Check out the announcement of DMBLGIT Feb 2012 on my blog:


sefa February 1, 2012 at 5:40 am

Hi Jenn, sorry but I forgot that the announcement will be published on February 8th, 2012.
Thank you!


Reb February 1, 2012 at 9:43 am

Congrats to the winners, some of them were really expected!


Anita Menon February 1, 2012 at 11:15 am

Congrats to all the winners.!


Kita February 1, 2012 at 1:59 pm

Those are some amazing pictures!


Priscilla February 4, 2012 at 12:31 am

Gorgeous images, offering inspiration. Congrats to all winners, and to you, Jenn for organizing the event!


Swapna February 6, 2012 at 6:36 pm

Congratulations to all the winners!


sefa February 8, 2012 at 5:08 am

hi Jenn, just want to inform all your readers (the DMBLGIT enthusiast) that the announcement is aired now.
thank you!


Jenn February 8, 2012 at 9:35 pm

Oh great!!


Andrew February 12, 2012 at 2:22 pm

My goodness the quality of all the winners photos is outstanding! Thanks for hosting, hope you had a blast discovering all this talent.


Daniela June 4, 2012 at 7:09 pm

Hello, i am new here and first i want congratulation to winners, how can i partecipate to this competition and when is the date for the next one?
Thanks and have a nice day
Daniela (Tortina)


Jenn June 6, 2012 at 6:52 am

The current DMBLGIT is being hosted over at Sunshine and Smile, you can check out Kankana’s post for more info :)


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