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 […]

“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 All you need to do […]

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 and a $30 Gift […]

Enter to Win the Sew Warm Contest

| January 29, 2010

Instructables and Singer have teamed up to bring you the Sew Warm Contest and it’s super easy to enter!  Just make a new instructable showing how to make something that will warm you up and submit it before March 6, 2010.  There is no limitation on the materials you use or the function of the […]

Two Janome Story Contests

| January 7, 2010

Janome has two contests currently running that both end on 3/31/10 so there is still plenty of time to enter.  Contest #1 – Pass It On The requirements for Janome’s Pass It On contest are to write a story about who taught you to sew and why or about someone you’ve taught to sew, and […]

Reuse, Remake, Restyle Challenge Contest

| September 23, 2009

Oh boy!  Do I love contests!  And this one is a super idea that Sewing.Org is sponsoring. According to Sewing.Org, the reason for this “reuse, remake and restyle” contest is to implement environmentally-sound sewing into your life. The contest runs through September 30, so there is still time to get your entries in to them. […]

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 […]

BurdaStyle Opens For Design Submissions

| May 21, 2009

BurdaStyle is giving you a chance to showcase your talent!  Send in your design sketches, along with a short essay on why your design is perfect for you, as well as for other BurdaStyle members.  The design categories include – women, women’s plus, men, children and accessories.Accepted designs will be produced into a Burda pattern […]