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Spoonflower + Modern Phoenix presentDesert Modernism Design Challenge

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The Winner

About this design:

The desert southwest has inspired generations of architects, fashion designers and graphic artists to complement its wild spirit. As you create your repeating surface pattern, remember to showcase the spirit of the desert through sleek, colorful and chic motifs.


This week we’ve partnered with Modern Phoenix and Spoonflower maker Sarah Marsom of the Tiny Activist Project to help discover the next generation of modern designers.

Design challenge bonus! This week’s winning design will be the featured fabric for the DIY Pillow Workshop during Modern Phoenix Week.
  • Entries close . View the full timeline below.
  • Designs will be viewed as a Fabric on the voting ballot. Acceptable repeat options for this challenge are Basic, Half-Drop, Half-Brick, Mirror, Center.
  • Public designs previously uploaded on Spoonflower.com are not eligible for this contest. Designs do not require printed proofing to enter the contest.
  • The popular vote determines the top 56 winning designs. Voters include Spoonflower artists and customers as well as the public.
  • The top 56 designs receive prizes or benefits. View the full prize list below.
  • View the full Terms & Conditions for this challenge.

Our partner: Modern Phoenix

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