New for Spring: Cotton Lawn Ultra!
Dutch illustrator Deborah van de Leijgraaf (Bora) wins her fifth Fabric Of the Week contest with a charming spin on our paisley design challenge: "Fun bathtime for little Elley". For the record, Bora has previously won our <a href="http://www.spoonflower.com/contests/61"> cats</a>, <a href="http://www.spoonflower.com/contests/48"> kawaii</a>, <a href="http://www.spoonflower.com/contests/47"> halloween mask</a>, and <a href="http://www.spoonflower.com/contests/43"> windows & doors</a> contests. Be sure to stop by her blog (which she is kind enough to publish in English) to admire some of her great photos of fabric projects. Her big win happens to coincide with her son's 4th birthday! Read more about <a href="http://blog.spoonflower.com/2011/03/elegant-elephant-paisley-bora-wins-another-fabric-design-contest.html">Elegant Elephant Paisley</a>.
Celebrate the matriarch in your life by creating a floral border print design to be previewed at the one yard size (42" x 36"). You can even score extra points with mom by printing out your design and sewing up a custom skirt, just for her (optional)! Deadline for entry is Tuesday, April 28th. Voting will open on Thursday, April 30th.
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.
Instructions and rules for our weekly fabric design contests appear on our upcoming contests page .