Digitizing Made Easy Announces Digitizers Dream Contest

John Deer at Digitizing Made Easy has announced the Digitizers Dream Contest. It’s intended for home embroiderers who have personally digitized an original design. Entries must be submitted by September 24, 2017.

For more information, visit https://digitizingmadeeasy.com/the-digitizers-dream-contest/

Wisconsin Public TV Quilt Expo Announces Quilt Contest In September

Wisconsin Public Television Quilt Expo has announced its Quilt Contest for September 7-9. This judged and juried contest has 10 categories for quilters of all levels. Prizes will be awarded for each category, as well as Best in Show and Viewers’ Choice.

For more information, visit http://wiquiltexpo.com/quiltcontest

Sew Sarah Smith Announces 2017 Summer Challenge

Sarah Smith has announced its summer challenge for 2017, #sewtogetherforsummer, the Summer of the Shirtdress. Open to sewers at all levels; anyone who makes a shirtdress between March 15th and June 21st 2017 and posts it on Instagram with hashtag #sewtogetherforsummer will be eligible. Sixteen winners will be selected at random to receive a gift from one of the sponsors.

HTC Fusi-Form Lightweight 1140-1, http://www.htc-retail.com/product-info.php?pid3.html , is a fusible non-woven interfacing that is made for sewing light and medium-weight knits and woven fabrics and can be machine washed and dried, making it perfect for collars and facings on a project like this.

For more information, visit https://sewsarahsmith.wordpress.com/2017/03/15/sewtogetherforsummer-2017-its-the-summer-of-the-shirtdress/

Quilt Alliance Announces 2017 Quilt Contest “Voices”

Quilt Alliance has announced its contest for 2017 entitled “Voices.”  Open to all Quilt Alliance members, up to four quilts may be submitted per registration.  In addition to online judging by Quilt Alliance members for 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention, there will be Judges’ Choice awards and Outstanding Label prizes as well.  All quilts must be entered by June 2, 2017.

For more information, visit https://quiltalliance.org/contest/2017contest/

Alabama Farmers Federation Announces Christmas Skirt Sewing Contest

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The Alabama Farmers Federation has announced a Christmas Skirt Sewing Contest. County contest winners are invited to submit their entries by June 10, 2017.  This contest will be conducted for two divisions – 7th through 12th grades, and adult.

For more information, visit http://alfafarmers.org/uploads/files/2017_Sewing-Christmas_Tree_Skirt1.pdf

Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival Announces Juried Quilt Competition In June

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The Kansas City Regional Quilt Festival has announced a Juried Quilt Competition for its June 15-17, 2017 festival. Multiple categories are available, including Large, Wall and Any Size in hand and machine quilting. Entries must be submitted between March 1 and March 31, 2017.

For more information, visit http://kcrqf.com/

Hand & Lock Announces Embroidery Contest

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Hand & Lock, the renowned British embroidery company, has announced its 2017 embroidery contest.  There are categories in hand embroidery and digital embroidery. It is accepting applications until March 31, 2017. Winners will be announced Nov. 2, 2017.

For more information, visit http://handembroidery.com/the-prize/2017-prize-dates/