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Enter the Make It With Wool Competition

| August 6, 2009

Be a winner with wool – enter the annual Make It With Wool contest. Sponsored by the American Sheep Industry Association, the competition is intended to promote the beauty and versatility of wool fabrics and yarns.  Anyone can enter to win awards and prizes on both the state and national level, including fabrics, equipment, sewing […]

Keep An Eye on Your Competition Online for Free

| April 24, 2009

Would you like to see how your website traffic compares with your competitors?  You can get that information for free from!  You can compare numbers for your site and any two other sites without even signing in.  Signup for a free account and will report and analyze the traffic for up to five […]

Hancock Fabrics Sponsors “The Ultimate Prom 2009” Competition

| March 26, 2009

“The Ultimate Prom 2009” competition will see three students from the High School of Fashion Industries in New York City competing to design a prom dress that will impress a panel of fashion industry experts.  The competition will be aired via online “webisodes” at YouTube and at teen magazine sites like and Fabrics will […]

Announcing the Sew Jo-Ann 2009 Prom Contest

| February 3, 2009

Students from ages 14-19 can enter to win cash and prizes in the Sew Jo-Ann 2009 Prom Contest!  Sew your own prom gown with fabric from Jo-Ann’s and you can win up to $1,000 in cash plus some other great prizes: 1st Place Prize – $1,000 plus a Singer Electronic Sewing Machine and a Dritz […]

How To Gain A Competitive Advantage During A Recession

| December 12, 2008

Often, during times of economic instability, businesses will cut their costs in any way they can, usually starting with their advertising budgets.  You can use this to your advantage – if fewer of your competitors are advertising their services, you can step in and command the market.  This technique not only improves your sales now, but in the long run […]

American Sewing Guild’s 2009 Creativity Contest

| November 25, 2008

The American Sewing Guild and Simplicity Patterns invite you to enter the 2009 ASG Creativity Contest.  There are six award categories and lots of terrific prizes, plus its free to enter if you are a member of the American Sewing Guild!To enter the competition, you will need to select one or more of the following […]

Win a Sewing, Embroidery or Quilting Machine and a $1,000 Shopping Spree

| October 23, 2008

SVP Worldwide, the parent company of Singer, Pfaff and Husqvarna Viking, along with Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, have announced their GIFTS BY YOU contest where lucky contestants have the opportunity to win a sewing, embroidery or quilting machine PLUS a $1,000 shopping spree.  Sew a gift this holiday season for a friend or family member and upload […]