New for Spring: Cotton Lawn Ultra!
This contest challenge required designers to create Toile de Jouy fabrics inspired by the histories of the places where they live. The top ten offer a world tour as well as a set of mini-history lessons, with toiles de Brooklyn (NY), Chattanooga (TN), Haarlemmermeer (Netherlands), Paris, Tilba (Australia), Le Roy (NY), Riverside (CA), and Yosano (Japan). For the second week in a row, however, the winner is a Belgian designer. Cally, of Forest&Sea, won the most votes with her fascinating "Medieval Woodcut" toile depicting Brugge, Belgium. Lovely work! Read more about <a href="http://blog.spoonflower.com/2012/03/toiles-de-brugge-brooklyn-chattanooga-haarlemmermeer-paris-tilba-le-roy-riverside-and-yosano.html">Toiles de Brugge & Brooklyn, Chattanooga, Haarlemmermeer, Paris, Tilba, Le Roy, Riverside, and Yosano</a>.
Celebrate the craftmanship that goes into fine woodwork, your latest DIY wood creation, or reminisce about your old high school woodshop projects. Tools, sandpaper, and sawdust, galore! Create a design inspired by woodshop to be previewed at the fat quarter size (21" x 18"). Deadline for entry is Tuesday, May 7th. Voting will open on Thursday, May 9th.
This week's contest celebrates our love of pickled veggies--the star of any picnic, dish, or drink! Create a pickle-themed design to be previewed at the fat quarter size (21" x 18"). Deadline for entry is Tuesday, May 12th. Voting will open on Thursday, May 14th.
We’re teaming up with CWDkids to find the best new mermaid designs! Create a mermaid-themed design to be used for children’s sleepwear. Please see the blog for the complete CWDkids style guide and full contest details (http://blog.spoonflower.com/cwdkids-mermaid-design-challenge.html). Deadline for entry is Tuesday, May 19, 2015. Voting will open Thursday, May 21, 2015.
Let's bring out the softer side of construction work by adding a splash of watercolor to your favorite power tools! Create a watercolor power tools design to be previewed at the fat quarter size (21" x 18"). Deadline for entry is Tuesday, May 26, 2015. Voting will open Thursday, May 28, 2015.
Meditate over your next beach vacation as you create the sandcastle design of your dreams. Beach or bust! Create a sandcastle-inspired design to be previewed at the fat quarter size (21" x 18"). Deadline for entry is Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015. Voting will open Thursday, June 4th, 2015.
Instructions and rules for our weekly fabric design contests appear on our upcoming contests page .