Deborah van de Leijgraaf, a very talented artist from The Netherlands, wins the Fabric Of the Week competition this time around, but not without serious competition. Deborah's lovely "Happy Home" got exactly one more vote than the runner-up, another terrific Windows & Doors design by Allison Beilke of Wisconsin. I thought this was a terrific week for fabric designs -- all of the participants deserve congratulations! Read more about <a href="http://blog.spoonflower.com/2010/08/panefully-close-check-out-the-doors-windows-fabric-that-won-by-a-single-vote.html">Panefully Close: Check Out the Windows & Doors Fabric That Won By A Single Vote</a>.
We're celebrating Day of the Dead and All Souls Day with traditional sugar skulls, called calaveras. Previews will be sized as quarter yards (21" x 18"). Deadline for entry is Tuesday, October 21st, 2014.
Design a tea towel calendar for 2015 that fits a fat quarter-yard of our Linen-Cotton Canvas fabric. Entries will be previewed at the scale of a fat quarter (27" x 18", this means the preview will be oriented horizontally). Deadline for entry is Tuesday, October 28th, 2014.
We're partnering with UPPERCASE, a magazine for the creative and curious, to bring you this week's contest. Create a monochromatic pattern using varying shades of black, white or grey with calligraphy as a theme. Winner will be profiled in an upcoming issue of UPPERCASE. Previews will be sized as quarter yards (21" x 18"). Deadline for entry is Tuesday, November 11, 2014 .
Instructions and rules for our weekly fabric design contests appear on our upcoming contests page .