Bloggers Do Animal Print Better

See how Bloggers Do It Better, animal print style…

Last week bloggers were challenged, and they roared back with characteristic ferocity and fabulousness. In case you hadn’t heard, Bloggers Do It Better is a style challenge phenomenon that has taken the blogosphere by storm. Challenge assignments are random, may come at any time, and bloggers have a week to post their looks based on the assignment (usually involving interpreting a current trend).

Instructions for posting your link

We’re using Linky Tools this time around, let’s see how it fares! First, make sure you have a BDIB badge in your sidebar. Second, click the link that says “Click here to enter” and follow the instructions on the page it sends you to. You’ll enter your BLOG NAME under “caption or title” (do NOT enter your personal name or anything else…if it doesn’t have your blog name, it will be deleted, for uniformity, thanks!). You’ll be asked to enter your name and email address, this information is private and will not be shared or sold or anything horrid like that. Lastly, you will be given the option to auto-crop or manual crop your thumbnail image. I recommend you manually crop an image from the web (click Let me crop my own image, and then click From Web). That way you can zoom in on the trend you’re wearing, with the exact image you want to represent your blog.

Update:I’ve had to delete a lot of incorrect entries because people aren’t following directions. 🙁 Make sure you put the title as your blog name, not your post name, real name, etc. Also, don’t submit more than once – it may take a while for your thumbnail to show up for you, but once you submit it’ll be showing up for everyone else! (May want to refresh or clear your browser’s cache) Thanks!

Note: if you’d like to post these fabulous looks on your own blog, you are welcome to do so at any time! Simply click the link above (“Get the code here…”) to get the javascript code that will show the BDIB linkup within your blog post. It is updated in real time.

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  • I always love the BDIB challenges, but I’m thinking this one may be my favorite…So much fabulousness!!

  • I love this idea! If I get a chance in my hectic life I will definitely enter a submission 🙂

  • This was so fun! It was my first time participating in BDIB. There are so many great looks here!! I’m in love with your shoes, btw.

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  • Would love to participate here.. am trying out a few different looks.. so inspired..

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  • I LOVE your compilation! You have quite the animal print collection. I showcased all of my “arm parties” in lieu of a post around my bangles last time around. THANK you for putting this together for all of us!

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  • Woo hoo! Can’t wait to see everyone’s looks! Loved browsing your archives, Kristina. x

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  • First, I just want to say I love your blog! I discovered it a little while ago and added it to my Blogroll!
    Anyway, I am absolutely crazy about animal print – leopard print in particular! I love how they are really chic and trendy, but they are not hard at all to pull off. Thanks for putting this list of blogs together too. I will definitely be visiting some of them. 🙂

  • I’m super excited. LOVE animal print. xo

  • I am having trouble linking my post to the live page now. If any suggestions, please help…

    • I got it now!!!! Yay!!!!

  • I entered! Love your new linking tool, I also added the blog hop to my post, it’s great!
    Keep up the good work!


  • I am having trouble uploading my picture. It keeps saying that I do not have the backlink on my post. But I do. Check here: The backlink is located under my 2nd photo (I am wearing a leopard midi skirt).
    I would really love to participate in this challenge.

  • wow that was a marathon attempt at linking up, it really didn’t like my page.I really enjoyed this challenge, thanks for giving me the excuse to wear my zebra print leggings!

  • Tried linking my pics for about an hour now and still can’t figure it out! I must admit the system used before to link posts was way more easier! Its saying something about a back link! Pls help if you can 🙂 thanks xoxo TY

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  • Oh yeah am game I got a fab one and ready to go,

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  • Had some trouble linking up this time around but my persistence paid off! Thanks again for these challenges… so much fun! -JB.

  • I’m am so happy that this is the topic this week. I already styled my leopard print shirt and it’s almost ready to post! So happy to be your newest member of bloggers do it better!
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  • I just love your challenges! So fun to see everyone’s style! Thanks for hosting 🙂

  • i also did not care for the mandatory url linkback. we already have the button on our page permanently and i used to always just link back to the BDIB category url. seems a bit much ….just my two cents.

  • I finally got my link up! Thank you so much for hosting the BDIB!!

  • How fun, I wanna play, let me go figure this out~

  • Thanks Kristina for yet another great event. This one was loads of fun to partake in… Have a lovely week. -xo ;)Madison

  • This is my firts time on this challenge!! Soooo exited!!!!!!!

  • Lookin' good ladies…#BloggersDoItBetter is off to a rockin' start!

  • I love Animal Prints! I entered of course hope I win whoo hoo!

  • everybody looks so great! animal prints are so much fun 🙂

  • I am loving all the cute looks with the animal prints. I have got to add some to my wardrobe ASAP!!!

  • @PrttyShnySprkly @bdib_official #bdib is up! check out number 49 🙂

  • Loving all the animal print outfits on @PrttyShnySprkly today! #BDIB

  • Me too!! RT @katy_rose1: Loving all the animal print outfits on @PrttyShnySprkly today! #BDIB

  • Thank you for sponsoring this challenge! It’s my first time participating and I am looking forward to seeing how everyone wore their animal prints!

  • Just added today's double dose of leopard to the #BloggersDoItBetter page over on @PrttyShnySprkly's blog!!

  • @bdib_official Thanks! I'll read the instructions from now on. BTW, I'm loving all the animal print entries on

  • Love this! I’ll be sure to post some of mine ASAP. I have a few adorable pieces on my site. Check it out!!
    Xoxo, Kait

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  • Thanks for hosting. I can’t wait to click away…Daphne.

  • Sorry Kristina. I obviously don’t know how to follow directions. Please delete my first picture. Sorry to make you work.

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  • Sorry, I didn’t follow directions.:( I did not put my blog name as the title. I will resubmit after you delete it.

  • I’m loving the theme for this round!
    xx Grace

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  • I just entered! never even heard of it before so im not sure exactly what it does but I’m sure i’ll understand it soon 🙂

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  • Darn too late to add my link! Here it is if you want to take a look anyway!

  • Mine didn’t post, waaaahhhhh!!!! LOL! I followed directions by not resubmitting it, but it didn’t take and now it’s closed. 🙁

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  • I can’t believe I missed this one. I would have found it so much fun because I have heaps of animal print.

  • @bowsandsequins i think she used a different link tool this time. if u click on this one: it says "get the code here"

  • @bowsandsequins i think she used a different link tool this time. if u click on this one: it says "get the code here"

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