Sewing Machine Repair Book Giveaway

| March 5, 2012

Since we’re all sewers of one type or another, I thought you’d be interested in a giveaway of the Sewing Machine Repair for the Home Sewer book that started today.  Lynda at SeamsHappy has a great giveaway started.  Lynda is an avid sewer and sells her products on Etsy, so, like most of us — can’t [...]

The Great Sew, Mama, Sew! Pillow Contest

| February 1, 2011

Here’s an opportunity to vie for some fabulous prizes in the Sew, Mama, Sew! Pillow Contest!  To enter simply create a pillow in one of two categories – Pieced Pillows or Words to Live By Pillows – between February 1st and the 23rd.  Prizes will be awarded in both categories and include a Reliable Velocity [...]

JoAnn’s ‘Own Your Look’ 2011 Prom Contest

| January 11, 2011

Announcing the Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores “Own Your Look” 2011 Prom Contest where you can win a grand prize of $50,000!  Calling all teens – make your own prom outfit and enter to win cash for college, funds for your future, or dollars for your dreams!  To enter, just make your own prom outfit, including an [...]

Sew News 2011 Style Star Contest

| January 4, 2011

It’s your chance to show off your sewing skills by creating a one-of-a-kind garment that’s uniquely you. One lucky winner will be awarded a fabulous sewing prize package worth more than $3,500! Read the full rules here to find out if you have what it takes to become the very first Sew News Style Star. [...]

“Accessorize Your Life” Contest

| July 23, 2010

The “Accessorize Your Life” Contest has just kicked off in preparation for September’s National Sewing Month.  To enter, simply create an accessory that would be used for convenience, attractiveness or safety: You can create your own design or use any project or pattern. Your project must include fabric, thread and at least one notion or trim. [...]

Enter to Win the Kid’s Sewing Project Contest

| June 8, 2010

This is a great contest for seamstresses, sewing teachers, and even for kids!  Summer is the perfect time to come up with projects for kids, and this summer your original project could win you a Brother sewing machine, a “Kid’s Sewing Curriculum” ebook, or a $25 gift certificate to Joann.com. All you need to do [...]

Annual Toilet Paper Wedding Dress Contest Ends 5/15

| May 14, 2010

The 2010 annual Toilet Paper Wedding Dress Contest, sponsored by Cheap Chic Weddings, ends tomorrow so you’d best hurry if you’d like to enter.  Contestants are allowed to use toilet paper, glue, tape, and a needle and and thread to put together a wedding dress.  The prizes are as follows: Grand Prize $1000 Second Prize $500 Third Prize $250 [...]

Amp Up Your Accessories Contest

| April 30, 2010

Enter the Amp Up Your Accessories Contest from CraftStylish and The Sewing Republic Sponsored by Bernina and you could win $250 of City Girl Fabric!  The contest is super easy to enter, just upload a photo of your favorite purse, scarf, belt, jewelry or other accessory project before midnight on May 21, 2010.  Enter as [...]

Simplicity’s Project Runway Pattern Design Contest

| April 13, 2010

Enter Simplicity’s Inspired by Project Runway Pattern Design contest and you’ll have the chance of your original design being marketed worldwide and added to the Simplicity Pattern Collection.  Additionally, the grand prize winner will receive a trip to New York to meet with Simplicity design and production staff.  Other prizes include: First Place: Brother Project [...]

Enter to Win the Sprouts in Spring Couture Kids Contest

| March 23, 2010

Sandra Betzina’s Power Sewing website is holding a Sprouts in Spring Couture Kids Contest and it’s super easy to enter!  Simply post a picture of a garment you’ve sewn for a child along with a description. The garment with the most comments will win a $30 Gift Certificate to Sew Baby.com and a $30 Gift [...]