10 Designs That Prove Beetles Can Be Chic

AUG 29, 2014 updated Jul 5, 2018

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Feeling nervous around so many bugs? These creepy crawlies are nothing to be scared of! This week's winning fabric design was created by Kate Rhees of Salt Lake City, Utah. Kate has proven to us that insects can be très chic. See which other friendly bug designs made it into the top ten this week. 

  SEE THE TOP 10!  

Here are the voting results:

1. 538 votes for Happy Beetles by katerhees 
2. 495 votes for just like beetles by catalinakim 
3. 383 votes for beetles moths lichen and moss by cjldesigns 
4. 383 votes for Beetles dream blue by fossan 
5. 363 votes for Garden Beetles by oliveandruby 
6. 354 votes for Julie's Beetles Collections by juliesfabrics 
7. 328 votes for Beetle Mania by sheri_mcculley 
8. 317 votes for beetle_pattern by karismithdesigns 
9. 308 votes for Bug, Bird & Butterfly Garden by christinewitte 
10. 297 votes for SHANNON_NEWLN_BEETLES2_2014 by shannonnewlin 



11. 292 votes for Scarab Beetles by jannasalak 
12. 272 votes for Khepri Lives by nadiahassan 
13. 271 votes for stringed beetles by weavingmajor 
14. 268 votes for beetlepatternsm by jannamorton 
15. 259 votes for Beetleful by lisakubenez 
16. 255 votes for larger_ladybugwatercolor2 by studio4thirtythree 
17. 242 votes for MISS LADYBUG'S GARDEN by deeniespoonflower 
18. 239 votes for Beetling by gritgirl 
19. 236 votes for bottles_beetles by applemothnz 
20. 232 votes for Linocut Beetles by Andrea Lauren by andrea_lauren 
21. 232 votes for Beetles by lamai 
22. 228 votes for Ladybird, Ladybird. by wiccked 
23. 227 votes for watercolor beetles by ninanaina 
24. 227 votes for Scarab of Ra by analinea 
25. 225 votes for Little Ladybugs by annadeegan 
26. 205 votes for A Beetle Invasion by vo_aka_virginiao 
27. 203 votes for Fancy Beetles by sufficiency 
28. 201 votes for Ugg, Bugs by edsel2084 
29. 201 votes for bugsb by laura_the_drawer 
30. 191 votes for Sketchy Garden Beetles by Friztin by friztin 
31. 187 votes for beetle on water by fiona_sinclair_design 
32. 182 votes for Beetle Specimen Collection by bella_modiste 
33. 180 votes for bugs nature by lilliblomma 
34. 175 votes for Beetle-01 by milta 
35. 174 votes for Leaf and Ladybird by spellstone 
36. 173 votes for BEETLEMANIAAAH by stephloren 
37. 169 votes for nightbug_blue by cathdonaldson 
38. 167 votes for Cute Ladybug and Chrysanthemums by diane555 
39. 166 votes for Luscious_Ladybirds by jammy_fox 
40. 163 votes for Ladybug Floral Print by doucettedesigns 
41. 163 votes for Beetle by viewfromtheskye 
42. 159 votes for Beetle Collection by vickythorndale 
43. 155 votes for Beetles by einekleinedesignstudio 
44. 153 votes for Stand-out-from-the-crowd-18-inch-craft-panel by catandvee 
45. 152 votes for Cadmium Blooms by lbishop 
46. 149 votes for Night Lights by runningriver 
47. 148 votes for Beetle Bling by samalah 
48. 146 votes for Dance by shibdon 
49. 146 votes for Beetle Jam by jillodesigns 
50. 142 votes for Beetles in My Garden by mag-o 
51. 141 votes for Garden beetles by toveform 
52. 139 votes for Cocktail Beetles by susan_polston 
53. 135 votes for Ladybug Stripes by k-j 
54. 133 votes for Vibrant Beetle by spiffydame 
55. 133 votes for Scarabs by mongiesama 
56. 127 votes for ladybug by kirpa 
57. 126 votes for Lovely Ladybugs and Berries by robyriker 
58. 125 votes for Ancient Egyptian – Glyphs by lunastone 
59. 125 votes for skarabaus1 by jodysart 
60. 125 votes for LadyB by cassiopee 
61. 124 votes for fiesta beetle by aplcreations 
62. 124 votes for Chinese ladybugs by dariara 
63. 122 votes for beetles and friends by kociara 
64. 121 votes for ladybug_fabric by brandywine21478 
65. 120 votes for cloisonne scarab – black by victorialasher 
66. 120 votes for luck be a ladybug, tonight by graciasbear 
67. 120 votes for beetles by katesbeads 
68. 119 votes for Scarabs Quilt by vannina 
69. 119 votes for meet the beetles by bishop_lennon 
70. 118 votes for Ladybug Luck by bags29 
71. 116 votes for Egipt scarabs by belana 
72. 116 votes for Ladybugs in the garden by heleenvanbuul 
73. 116 votes for flower beetle turquoise by scrummy 
74. 115 votes for Rainbow_Beetle_Fun by ottdesigns 
75. 114 votes for The Beetles, large scale by amy_g 
76. 113 votes for Entomology Surface by dinorahdesign 
77. 112 votes for CYLADYBUG2 by soleilnou 
78. 111 votes for beetle_paisley_black by jellymania 
79. 110 votes for scarlet lily beetles by ottomanbrim 
80. 109 votes for beetle brooches by gray___ 
81. 107 votes for beetlebugs by golders 
82. 107 votes for Ladybirds Rainbow by ornaart 
83. 106 votes for lady beetle on blue gum by creativli 
84. 106 votes for VW beetle by gemmie 
85. 105 votes for Beetle Bookworms by lara_lockwood 
86. 104 votes for Pretty Beetles | Peach by imaginaryanimal 
87. 102 votes for Stained glass Christmas beetles by thepaperdrawer 
88. 100 votes for BOOGLE BEETLE S & BBUGS by maryelainedegood_wheatley 
89. 100 votes for Flouncy Beetles by van_winkle 
90. 100 votes for Don't Bug Me! by linn_warme 
91. 99 votes for Happy Beetles by canterlanedesign 
92. 99 votes for Happy Patch by simple_felicities 
93. 99 votes for Ladybugs in Red and Orange by anderson_designs 
94. 98 votes for As The Sun Rises… by constantsunrise 
95. 98 votes for bugs_repeating by kate_babynamepictures 
96. 95 votes for Time-For-Lunch by scrappycat 
97. 93 votes for My_Leaf_is_Your_Leaf by lulutigs 
98. 92 votes for Beetle Lattice by babyancestree 
99. 92 votes for Faceted Ladybugs by badger&bee 
100. 90 votes for Lady bug on blue by domoshar 
101. 90 votes for ladybugsbeetles by beaulle 
102. 89 votes for beetles by misslin 
103. 88 votes for One Beetle knows another! by moirarae 
104. 88 votes for cute insects by kiyanochka 
105. 87 votes for Blooms and Bugs by penny_auntie 
106. 87 votes for Beetle Bug by heckadoodledo 
107. 85 votes for Beetle Formation (in Electric Blue) by nouveau_bohemian 
108. 83 votes for Beetles by linsart 
109. 83 votes for Colorful Beetles by angeladesaenz 
110. 81 votes for Ladybird Dance by nezumiworld 
111. 80 votes for beetles by meeranarula 
112. 79 votes for Lady spring by sansan 
113. 79 votes for american beetle by annaboo 
114. 78 votes for Ladybugs (Gray Weave) by siya 
115. 78 votes for scarab deux by megancarroll 
116. 78 votes for Scarab Beetles on Gold Leaves by elramsay 
117. 78 votes for Bugs by pattig 
118. 78 votes for Gold Beetle + Poppy by pond_ripple 
119. 77 votes for beetles & white flowers by lisahilda 
120. 77 votes for Tossed Beetles by amy_isis 
121. 73 votes for jewel beetle gray by rcristante 
122. 73 votes for Fiaba Beetles by fiaba_fabrics 
123. 72 votes for BEETLE_BOTANICA by j9design 
124. 71 votes for beetles in the blackberries by karinka 
125. 70 votes for dainty ladybug by ladybabybear 
126. 70 votes for Bright Beetles by renmeleon 
127. 69 votes for Ladybugs, basic repeat by hooeybatiks 
128. 69 votes for The_Love_Bugs by bojudesigns 
129. 69 votes for Beetle Brights by rubydoor 
130. 68 votes for Beetles and stones by lien_geeroms 
131. 68 votes for Beetle Bug by pamela_hamilton 
132. 67 votes for beetleberry by dyessdesign 
133. 67 votes for Bugs – Multicolor Offset Framed Squares by lierre 
134. 67 votes for beetles by pragya_k 
135. 67 votes for Medium Goliath Beetles by chantal_pare 
136. 66 votes for beetle mob scene by mophead 
137. 66 votes for Beetles by leoniehammerstein 
138. 65 votes for Beetle Mania by dovetail_designs 
139. 63 votes for Beetles_for_Spoonflower by kateyblaire 
140. 63 votes for Buggy by pattyryboltdesigns 
141. 63 votes for Royal Ghana Gold Floral with Beetles in Brown and Gold by bloomingwyldeiris 
142. 61 votes for bug quadruplet by dennisabel 
143. 61 votes for beetle chevron by jenniferpanepinto 
144. 60 votes for animalos by zoolue 
145. 59 votes for Ladybugs on Leaves by brendazapotosky 
146. 59 votes for 3_scarabs by timaroo 
147. 58 votes for Bugs a Lot Curry by bettina_pedersen 
148. 58 votes for beetle 4gX 3 by sef 
149. 57 votes for Beetle Boy Blue by angelamcgoran 
150. 57 votes for ScarabsDance3 by grannynan 
151. 57 votes for beetles_pinstripe by zoeanderson 
152. 56 votes for Lady Bugs by farrellart 
153. 56 votes for Beetlemania by debbiesdesigns 
154. 56 votes for Scarabs_Bring_The_Sun by aalk 
155. 55 votes for Beetle collection by wideeyed 
156. 54 votes for Stag Beetles and Oak Leaves by mariaspeyer 
157. 54 votes for ladybug_geel by woulie 
158. 53 votes for ladybug by tinkertailor 
159. 53 votes for Beetle Filigree by hannahmariedahlia 
160. 52 votes for ladybird_spot_2 by coggon_(roz_robinson) 
161. 52 votes for BeetleArgyle by threading_needles 
162. 52 votes for Disco dung beetle dance party by beesocks 
163. 50 votes for Beetle Mania by charldia 
164. 50 votes for LadyBug, LadyBug – Red by lisakling 
165. 49 votes for Beetling About by slumbermonkey 
166. 49 votes for pinkladybugbeetle by orangefancy 
167. 49 votes for Rocky Mountain Beetles by vanillabeandesigns 
168. 49 votes for Lady Beetle by louiseharris 
169. 49 votes for Watercolor ladybug. by anat_om 
170. 49 votes for Click Beetles and Elder Bugs by arorascorpa 
171. 48 votes for beetle by moobug 
172. 48 votes for Beetle Bugs by samantha_maclean 
173. 48 votes for Rose Bugs by dianne_annelli 
174. 47 votes for Huhu Beetles by smuk 
175. 46 votes for Beetlemania by izbee 
176. 45 votes for Beetles_Polkadot_brownPink1 by renguie 
177. 45 votes for Beetles Rumble in the Dark by bad_penny 
178. 44 votes for Harlequin hustle by bippidiiboppidii 
179. 42 votes for Lady Bugs by rainessa 
180. 42 votes for Scarab___gyptien by koolary 
181. 41 votes for Mini Ladybug by meliszawang 
182. 41 votes for Whirligig Beetles and Goldfish by vinpauld 
183. 41 votes for Caravan by hootenannit 
184. 41 votes for beetles by margreetdeheer 
185. 41 votes for ladybug dots 2 by glimmericks 
186. 41 votes for WatercolorBeetles1 by kelleecarr 
187. 41 votes for Scarabaeus sacer (lt) by jjtrends 
188. 41 votes for Ladybugs' Forest by bubblequartz 
189. 40 votes for Finest China by candyjoyce 
190. 40 votes for Where is the love (bug)? by alexsan 
191. 40 votes for Beetle Beetles (from my photo) by eclectic_house 
192. 39 votes for Bee and apple. by panova 
193. 38 votes for Jewel Beetles by smmcmahon 
194. 38 votes for Dung Dancers by tonibaloney 
195. 38 votes for beetles_riachoi by riachoi 
196. 38 votes for Blooming Beetles(Blue) by krussimages 
197. 37 votes for How do we get through Fred? by art_on_fabric 
198. 37 votes for Shield Bugs by yellowstudio 
199. 37 votes for Lady bugs by firedryad1 
200. 37 votes for Christmas_beetles_pattern-ed by pookie_pie's_pressies 
201. 36 votes for Fireflies Unite by whimzwhirled 
202. 36 votes for spoonflower_bee__tle__different by nandugan 
203. 36 votes for beetles connection by ianiya 
204. 35 votes for One World Beetles by katwithak 
205. 34 votes for Multi coloured bug flowers by ebygomm 
206. 34 votes for beatlechevron by elvelyckan 
207. 34 votes for glow beetles by craftyscientists 
208. 33 votes for Spider web by miamaria 
209. 33 votes
for Beetle Dot by jenimp 
210. 33 votes for image-ch by shelley_mccall 
211. 32 votes for winged ones in white by erinanne 
212. 32 votes for Colorful Beetle by j_zimmermann 
213. 31 votes for Beetle Dance by briggsa 
214. 31 votes for Ladybug, Ladybug, fly away home by gargoylesentry 
215. 29 votes for Bright_Beetles-ch by chovy 
216. 29 votes for Blue marbled Beetles by trollop 
217. 29 votes for Spring Trail by little_ladybird 
218. 29 votes for beetles geometric by kny 
219. 28 votes for Bright Beetle by emilysanford 
220. 28 votes for Beetles by svaeth 
221. 27 votes for geo beetle by luckywe 
222. 26 votes for beetle pop! by ana_e 
223. 26 votes for scarab cherubs by odetotherabbit 
224. 26 votes for greenbeetle by luluhoo 
225. 26 votes for Ladybug_smaller_plaid by mammajamma 
226. 26 votes for Beetle Love by judyjo 
227. 25 votes for Lady bug 001 by michelerickitt 
228. 25 votes for ladybugs by cozyreverie 
229. 25 votes for ladybugs by lclare_ 
230. 24 votes for beat_it by cornie 
231. 24 votes for Hand Painted Deco Beetle Blue by claredean 
232. 24 votes for beetleline by finebones 
233. 24 votes for Bugs,bees 'n bears by smilin'_patoodies 
234. 23 votes for beetle_juice by face28 
235. 23 votes for beetle_violette_sacre by violette's_doodling_fun 
236. 22 votes for lovelyladyladybugs by purple_lion 
237. 22 votes for Love Bugs by robin_rice 
238. 22 votes for lovely ladies by remnantsdesignstudio 
239. 22 votes for 1-Beetles_001-ed by mooki 
240. 22 votes for Cool Beetles by monster_alice 
241. 21 votes for Beetles by samtex 
242. 20 votes for beetle-o by zoyz 
243. 20 votes for Dobsonflies by ginascustomcreations 
244. 20 votes for lovebug by tiffany_r 
245. 20 votes for dotsnbugs_2_1200x1200 by cindypie 
246. 19 votes for Beetle Border by menny 
247. 19 votes for BEETLE MANIA Lavender blue ladybug scarab by paysmage 
248. 19 votes for Bug-Mart by ideaworks 
249. 18 votes for Rhinoceros Beetle by islandmama10 
250. 18 votes for Watercolor Beetle Collection by geraldinekoh 
251. 18 votes for beetles by roxiespeople 
252. 17 votes for Scarab by bananana 
253. 17 votes for Beetle Pop by ashlyinwonderland 
254. 17 votes for Crystal Gem Jewel Beetles by roszilla 
255. 16 votes for Beetles by patty1951 
256. 16 votes for Blue Scarabee by apn201 
257. 16 votes for Leaf with Lady Bug by bethemmott 
258. 16 votes for Ladybug in a Bugeye Sprite by olga_munro 
259. 15 votes for ladybug by elflover 
260. 15 votes for beetles – Lebia grandis shell colors by jennifurryrabbit 
261. 15 votes for redbug_invasion by kgarvey 
262. 14 votes for beetles_love_songs by renateandtheanthouse 
263. 14 votes for cute bugs and flowers by lisenok 
264. 14 votes for Clockwork Beetles by mamapeachykeen 
265. 14 votes for scarabesque by nlsd 
266. 14 votes for Crayon ladybugs around dandelions by hpdesigns 
267. 13 votes for Ladybug Explosion by bobgreenwade 
268. 13 votes for Beetle Gems by knatalie_knits 
269. 13 votes for fireflies by deborahi 
270. 13 votes for Beetle Mania by mimiof5 
271. 12 votes for SCARAB GEMS by bluevelvet 
272. 12 votes for Beetles and Triangles by taraput 
273. 11 votes for Harlequin Beetles by Debbie Porter – Designs of an Eclectique Heart by eclectiquexx 
274. 11 votes for beetile_tile_spoonflower_competition by rosiejiggins 
275. 11 votes for BeetleGreen2 by frannyanny 
276. 10 votes for Girls Day Out by claudia_maher 
277. 10 votes for beetles by jazzeira 
278. 9 votes for Brick Beetle by lostdollie 
279. 9 votes for Blue Beetles by dreamer_emporium 
280. 8 votes for 3lb by cristyhoward 
281. 8 votes for lowland lament by keweenawchris 
282. 8 votes for beetles by checcola 
283. 7 votes for Beetle in a Jar by rogueknitter 
284. 6 votes for Dermastid Beetles by linda*glass 
285. 6 votes for ForeverBs by sanyu 
286. 5 votes for beetle wantabee by slick 
287. 2 votes for beetle_juice by ammelie 
288. 2 votes for Beetle_Submission by gillyboy 

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