Announcing the Top 10 Flying Machine Fabrics!

APR 9, 2015

Here in Spoonflower's home state of North Carolina, we pride ourselves on being the "first in flight". This week, your designs took us up, up and away with hot air balloons, zeppelins, bionic birds, aeroplanes and more. Check out the top 10 winners of our Flying Machines contest and give a big congratulations to Australian repeat winner, Julie Lynch, on her dreamy winning design!  

1. 477 votes for Dreamy flying machines by cjldesigns 
2. 369 votes for Hot Air Balloons – Vintage Retro-Inspired Flying Machines by Andrea Lauren by andrea_lauren 
3. 357 votes for Hot Air balloons by cassiopee 
4. 335 votes for Bionic Birds & Mechanical Wings by robinpickens 
5. 330 votes for Flying_Machines by mia_valdez 
6. 321 votes for Across The Universe by cecilia_mok 
7. 309 votes for steampunk sky by scrummy 
8. 298 votes for Dreamers__Balloon-Prussian_blue by studiohesed 
9. 293 votes for RaceToTheClouds by woo_hoo_design 
10. 291 votes for Journeys by Friztin by friztin 

11. 290 votes for Airships by implexity 
12. 260 votes for Airships Wings and Things! by house_of_henry 
13. 253 votes for Dream Away on Sunny Days by christinewitte 
14. 253 votes for hotairballoons-spoonflower by katuno 
15. 248 votes for Fly with me by miekes_makes 
16. 248 votes for Skyfish Fantasy! by orangefancy 
17. 246 votes for Balloon-Pattern-Final by kathleen_atkinson 
18. 242 votes for Flying machines by ebygomm 
19. 236 votes for Paper Airplanes by modernfox 
20. 233 votes for HotAirBalloons by cbronsky 
21. 227 votes for Yet Another Hot Air Ballon Print by katerhees 
22. 225 votes for Up Up & Away by oliveandruby 
23. 224 votes for Flying Machines Print by bags29 
24. 214 votes for flying_machines_blue by in_wonderland 
25. 211 votes for spaced out! by karismithdesigns 
26. 209 votes for ufos by eto 
27. 204 votes for In the sky by studiokex 
28. 201 votes for dreamships by fable_design 
29. 197 votes for These birds want to fly by heleenvanbuul 
30. 197 votes for Doily Balloons by sarahcatherinedesignsinc 
31. 196 votes for flights of fancy by betsysiber 
32. 196 votes for air-balloons by bruxamagica 
33. 195 votes for Jetsetter by skbird 
34. 191 votes for rocketships by lisalanedesigns 
35. 182 votes for Steampunk Aeronautical larger scale by hazel_fisher_creations 
36. 179 votes for balloon rides by pattyryboltdesigns 
37. 179 votes for flying_cups by la_fabriken 
38. 174 votes for High Society by mulberry_tree 
39. 174 votes for Hot Air Balloon Elephant by jenniferfranklin 
40. 168 votes for atmospheric promenade by beesocks 
41. 165 votes for To_the_moon by kirpa 
42. 164 votes for Flying little machines black by heleen_vd_thillart 
43. 163 votes for Airplanes 2 by aezarien 
44. 163 votes for Mint Airplanes in the Gray by googoodoll 
45. 161 votes for hot air balloon on mint by kristinnohe 
46. 159 votes for Airplanes in Clouds Gray on White by cavutoo 
47. 157 votes for Hot Air Balloons by jillbyers 
48. 156 votes for fly the friendly skies by bubbledog 
49. 156 votes for Flying_Machines by annewaters 
50. 155 votes for Sweet Dreams and Flying Machines by meg56003 
51. 153 votes for Hot Air Balloons by sarah_price 
52. 151 votes for Paper_Powered_Flight by kirene 
53. 150 votes for Bunnies in balloons by petite_circus 
54. 150 votes for Orbiter by hollidollie 
55. 147 votes for Whale of a time by sarabara 
56. 142 votes for Flying machines over Mousetopia by designed_by_debby 
57. 142 votes for air show by lbishop 
58. 140 votes for FlyingMachines4 by artzeechris 
59. 140 votes for Out of This World by clayvision 
60. 138 votes for Come Fly With Me BlueLarge by gorwenna 
61. 137 votes for Up, Up & Away! by tracip 
62. 136 votes for Explore by theboutiquestudio 
63. 134 votes for Fantastic Flying Machines (Blue) by robyriker 
64. 134 votes for Nature's Flying Machine_large by kfrogb 
65. 131 votes for Rio Grande Splash and Dash by ellejane 
66. 126 votes for Fly With Me by spicetree 
67. 126 votes for Hot Air Balloons and Kitties by meowandcraft 
68. 121 votes for air balloons by jill_o_connor 
69. 119 votes for away we go. by libby_the_sharp 
70. 117 votes for 80 jours by un_temps_de_coton 
71. 114 votes for high times by cathrin_gressieker 
72. 112 votes for Busy Sky by littlerhodydesign 
73. 111 votes for Flying cat by abstractionsbyronda 
74. 108 votes for Graphic Drone by mariafaithgarcia 
75. 107 votes for Flightless Birds?!? by maile 
76. 106
votes for NYC Airport Poster detail by bananana 
77. 106 votes for Friendly Skies by lisakubenez 
78. 106 votes for Firecrackers in July by rubydoor 
79. 104 votes for Doctor Doctor by mama2013 
80. 104 votes for Adventure & romance in the air by twiga_pattern_bazaar 
81. 104 votes for Airships on Navy Blue by elramsay 
82. 103 votes for Paper Airplanes and Crayons by _denise 
83. 100 votes for Balloon_heart by hanathor 
84. 99 votes for Hot_Air_Balloons by nicolle 
85. 98 votes for Birds & Balloons by birdsinpants 
86. 98 votes for Flying Pig Robot by jennifer_todd 
87. 97 votes for Hot Air Balloons by stephanieannedesign 
88. 97 votes for cloudy aircrafts by hannahmol 
89. 96 votes for Balloons and parachutes by cocogigidesign 
90. 96 votes for Flying Machine: Red Wing Blackbird by thecameronquinn 
91. 95 votes for Sky Sailing by susan_polston 
92. 95 votes for Flying Fish by indikatdesigns 
93. 94 votes for Jammed Jets by mag-o 
94. 93 votes for Otto and the Birds by mariaspeyer 
95. 92 votes for Up in the Sky by jjtrends 
96. 90 votes for Hot Air Balloon by kathrinlegg 
97. 90 votes for biplane in the blue sky by cpigeon 
98. 89 votes for Love Is In The Air – Hot Air Balloons by lovelyjubbly 
99. 89 votes for little airplane by oleynikka 
100. 87 votes for Paper Flying Machines harmony by colour_angel 
101. 87 votes for Up Up & Away by lifebymom 
102. 87 votes for SOOBLOO_FLOATING_OVER_ALL by soobloo 
103. 87 votes for Clear Skies Ahead by katherinelenius 
104. 86 votes for Super Screen the amazing flying machine by petitspixels 
105. 86 votes for Yellow zeppelin by analinea 
106. 86 votes for propellers by dempsey 
107. 85 votes for Black Holes and Rockets away! by vo_aka_virginiao 
108. 85 votes for Up above the world so high by rachelmacdonald 
109. 84 votes for Bird_balloon_ai by gemmacosgrove-ball 
110. 84 votes for Into the blue by joojoostrees 
111. 84 votes for Steampunk_Daydream by tldesigns 
112. 84 votes for In the Clouds by pixabo 
113. 84 votes for Woodland Animals and Balloons by littlelotusdesigns 
114. 82 votes for Orion P3 Airplane with Silver Hexi background by mainsail_studio 
115. 82 votes for fly_mach_coloured by jacper71 
116. 81 votes for Flying Machines by vinpauld 
117. 80 votes for Mongolfieres by vannina 
118. 79 votes for ready, set … go! by micha_extraordinaria 
119. 78 votes for Intergalactic Odyssey by asilo 
120. 78 votes for Dirigibles in the Rain by pinkyw 
121. 77 votes for Blimps, Zeppelins, and Dirigibles by svaeth 
122. 77 votes for Pineapple Holiday Airships by schoolhousedoodles 
123. 77 votes for Retro Flying Machines Stripes by materialwhirl 
124. 76 votes for by kiyanochka 
125. 76 votes for Flying paper airplanes by kokadoodle3 
126. 76 votes for Flying_Birdcages by dirty_monsoon 
127. 75 votes for paperplanes by hobgoblin 
128. 75 votes for Helium Flying Machines by janelle_wooten 
129. 74 votes for paper-airplanes by cleverviolet 
130. 74 votes for space print by alexbegin 
131. 73 votes for Up up and away! by danielle_bettina 
132. 73 votes for balloon pattern by kostolom3000 
133. 71 votes for What Goes Up by graceful 
134. 70 votes for Macchine volanti by zabrattastudio 
135. 70 votes for Inflated Hopes by greenedevine 
136. 69 votes for SpaceshipClouds by smallthingscreative 
137. 68 votes for child flying by jennifurryrabbit 
138. 68 votes for Puffy Clouds and Planes by sharongayhart 
139. 67 votes for Fantastic Flying Machines by catalina_villegas 
140. 66 votes for dog fight by onegreyelephant 
141. 66 votes for My Little Dronies by owlandchickadee 
142. 65 votes for Lots of balloons by hannafate 
143. 65 votes for Flying Machines by bee3 
144. 65 votes for BalloonFun by warmupsunshine 
145. 64 votes for Volare by luzpaucar 
146. 62 votes for Flying Memories by charlie_pop 
147. 61 votes for flying machines black/clouds by craftyscientists 
148. 61 votes for Rocket Ship on Mint Background by bohobear 
149. 61 votes for Plane Checker by toothpanda 
150. 61 votes for Let's go fly a kite by 3o'clockbadger 
151. 61 votes for Rainbow Balloon Race by varycarol 
152. 61 votes for Red Arrows Sketch by seesawboomerang 
153. 59 votes for Birds_girls-4 by paminita 
154. 58 votes for Let's Fly a Kite! by mgdoodlestudio 
155. 58 votes for dirigibles&beanies by claudiarose 
156. 57 votes for Come Fly With Me Steampunk Collage by whimzwhirled 
157. 57 votes for Float Planes and Geo Clouds by sierra_gallagher 
158. 57 votes for Up, Up, and Away by strangecharmdesign 
159. 56 votes for globos by oletuarte 
160. 56 votes for stenciled-pillow-single-arrow by mayadesign 
161. 56 votes for Lucie goes wing walking! by moirarae 
162. 55 votes for Those whacky flying machines had to start somewhere by glimmericks 
163. 53 votes for Bubblegum Dreams by mrs_buns 
164. 52 votes for Message in the Sky by irishvikingdesigns 
165. 50 votes for Kawaii Flyers by yaney 
166. 50 votes for appliance aviation by sef 
167. 50 votes for Flower Power… fly festival by cinthr 
168. 50 votes for Whatever floats your boat! by magentarosedesigns 
169. 49 votes for whirlybirdy_blue_blue by pjbecker 
170. 48 votes for Get into gear by hellodahlia 
171. 48 votes for Flying machines collage by ex-m 
172. 47 votes for Propellers by paula's_designs 
173. 46 votes for Flight of Fantasy – into the blue by ladykerry 
174. 46 votes for The_Prince_and_The_Helicopters by amanda_jane_textiles 
175. 45 votes for hot_air_balloon_ by _rachel_ 
176. 45 votes for Mice Flying Machine by kiddoodleart 
177. 44 votes for Dirigible Cucumbers by spellstone 
178. 44 votes for Eye Heart You! or Queen of Hearts, large scale by amy_g 
179. 43 votes for Flying Machine by flavia_penna 
180. 41 votes for U.F.O.s and Rockets by ncassway 
181. 41 votes for Manly balloons by su_g 
182. 40 votes for I believe I Can Fly by gabmana 
183. 40 votes for Amazing Flying Submarines! by aalk 
184. 39 votes for Airship by jadegordon 
185. 39 votes for 1900_s_flying by terri_o'brien_designs_ie 
186. 39 votes for Happy Flight by bethemmott 
187. 39 votes for rockets in space by alandco 
188. 39 votes for finalplane2 by lbharb 
189. 39 votes for Flying Machine Blues by krussimages 
190. 37 votes for Fly With Me by marcy_castelgrande 
191. 37 votes for quadcopters by mongiesama 
192. 35 votes for Steam_Punk_Robot_Wale150 by cuteartworldfabrics 
193. 35 votes for Living Room Lift-Off by saunterstyle 
194. 33 votes for Balloons__Balloons__Balloons_ by shannon_wingard 
195. 33 votes for flying_machines_spoonflower_3_13_2015 by compugraphd 
196. 33 votes for Up and Away by brandymiller 
197. 32 votes for Triplane Aviator Lion by pond_ripple 
198. 32 votes for radar airplanes by kimmurton 
199. 31 votes for Galileo_2 by eddiecarrion 
200. 31 votes for adventure in the sky by palmrowprints 
201. 30 votes for Old Fashioned Airplanes by jayhutch 
202. 30 votes for Vliegtuig_Spoonflower_Wedstrijd by joris615 
203. 29 votes for Model_of_Gyrocopter_in_the_Sky by ruthjohanna 
204. 28 votes for Flying_machines by the_lazy_beach 
205. 28 votes for Chopper Black on Grey by nliff 
206. 28 votes for Sunday Morning Large by inniv8z_oz 
207. 28 votes for airplanes_display_in_the_atmosphere by anino 
208. 27 votes for Kawaii Hot Air Balloons by vanityblood 
209. 27 votes for on butterfly wings! by rits 
210. 27 votes for MoKa Balloons up and away by mokacrafts 
211. 27 votes for hot air balloons by studio_woulie 
212. 26 votes for Traveller by dariara 
213. 26 votes for Flying Around-Stars-sparkler – ocean Yellow by drapestudio 
214. 26 votes for hot_air_balloon by mimi_designs 
215. 25 votes for Fly me to the Moon by imaginatio 
216. 25 votes for Fantastic_Flying_Machines by topmosttower 
217. 25 votes for Up__up_and_away by katesbeads 
218. 25 votes for SPECIAL DELIVERY by bluevelvet 
219. 24 votes for Synchronized Sky-Cycle by athomewitharwen 
220. 23 votes for Flying Machines by bumblebeedc 
221. 23 votes for Flights_of_Fancy by katbaloo 
222. 22 votes for Leonardos_Helicopter by j9design 
223. 21 votes for Hot Air Balloons by amyelyse 
224. 21 votes for Flying_Machines by studentlogger 
225. 21 votes for hotairballoon__2_-ed by glendat 
226. 21 votes for pegasus by bluecoin 
227. 20 votes for hot air balloons by larismaker 
228. 20 votes for future_machines by danelia 
229. 19 votes for Hot Air Balloons by shelleythomson 
230. 19 votes for Montgolfieres_roses by axelle_design 
231. 19 votes for Hot Air Balloon-Bulbs at Dusk by art_rat 
232. 19 votes for flying_in_the_sky_ by thatbluedoll 
233. 18 votes for iron by miss_tsai 
234. 17 votes for Around the world by firedryad1 
235. 17 votes for flymetothemoonandback by golden_sparrow 
236. 17 votes for Hot Air Balloon by puppydog 
237. 17 votes for Lift Off by sillasart 
238. 17 votes for by miss&klair 
239. 16 votes for flamingo_est by joearie 
240. 16 votes for Flying Bertie by anniedeb 
241. 16 votes for Flying__machines by golden_bloxxer 
242. 16 votes for watercolourzepplins by amy_isis 
243. 15 votes for ballons black n' white by gullekorv 
244. 15 votes for flying_machines2 by babsliv 
245. 15 votes for Taking off with grace & power by b2b 
246. 15 votes for FlyBabyBlues by grannynan 
247. 14 votes for hot air balloon encaustic wax painting by vinkeli 
248. 14 votes for Explore Everywhere by shawncarneyart 
249. 14 votes for aerocarditsy by roxiespeople 
250. 14 votes for High_Flyin by chovy 
251. 14 votes for Up Up And Away II by laragurney 
252. 13 votes for Hot air baloon by miamaria 
253. 13 votes for Balloons by kds_designs 
254. 12 votes for And Away we Go by kellyprimitives 
255. 12 votes for Flying_Chaos by jenniferbanks 
256. 12 votes for hot_air_balloons by angela_christine 
257. 10 votes for When Sheepdogs fly – blue sky by rusticcorgi 
258. 10 votes for airplane pinwheel by pamelachi 
259. 10 votes for hot air balloon ride by craftwithcartwright 
260. 10 votes for In My Beautiful Balloon by menny 
261. 9 votes for guitars-001-ed by dancersdream 
262. 9 votes for Kids Ferris Wheel by farrellart 
263. 9 votes for Flying Onion Balloon (DIRT) by adeline_country_cottage 
264. 9 votes for mirrored image of pegasus cloud by myjbr 
265. 9 votes for Angel by moonpiegirl 
266. 8 votes for aircraft by moonbeam 
267. 8 votes for Rocket-ch-ch-ch by taylor72413 
268. 8 votes for Prepare To FIGHT! by addlove 
269. 8 votes for Flying_cars by mcnolia 
270. 8 votes
for airballoons-14 by scifiwritir 
271. 8 votes for FLY BYE by cosmicspace 
272. 7 votes for Summerville_Hot_Air_Balloon_Fest_11_16_08_024 by tea_time_consultants 
273. 7 votes for Tinker_Bell_by_dAportraiteures by tinkerbellscrap 
274. 5 votes for image by julianap 
275. 4 votes for Everything_Happy_Design by kimber-norton 
276. 4 votes for mint_fugle_p__hvid_bund by bows'n'arrows 
277. 3 votes for Balloons by blairf 
278. 2 votes for IMG_20150401_143150 by mute 
279. 1 votes for collage_besame_mucho by aketrake 
280. 1 votes for deer by munda 

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