Big congratulations are in order for our grand-prize winner, Kate Fearn of the UK (aka Petite_Circus)! Kate will receive $350 in cash and her winning design will be licensed for an exclusive collection of customizable Commonthread stockings to be sold this winter. Kate also takes home a $100 shopping spree to Commonthread and $350 in Spoondollars. Heleen in second and Jill in third place have won $100 in Spoonflower and $100 in Commonthread credit, and the rest of the top ten take home $50 in Spoonflower credit and $50 in Commonthread credit. Give them all a big round of applause!
Are you ready to celebrate Christmas in August, and get a jump start on your holiday designing? Our friends at DMC’s Commonthread have just the challenge for you. They’re looking for a “Vintage Christmas” design for a limited edition line of exclusive stitchable stockings to sell! Get a head start on holiday and channel your inner Mary Blair to whip up a design reminiscent of the holidays of yore. Not sure where to start? Check out our Pinterest board populated by Spoonflower + Commonthread for plenty of good old fashioned vintage Christmas inspo. [Read more…] about Announcing a Vintage Christmas Design Challenge
Season’s greetings, designers! Winners have officially been announced for our July challenge, and we’re thrilled to announce a very special Christmas-in-August Design Challenge with partners at Commonthread!
Commonthread is the DMC lifestyle brand that uses DMC’s world renowned textiles to create innovative projects for modern makers. Commonthread engages DIY artists and hobbyists all over the world through high quality products, tutorials, trend-setting kits and DIY inspiration.
We are joining forces in August for a Vintage Christmas Design Challenge that invites a fresh take on classic Christmas themes. Get into the spirit a bit early this year (you’ll be glad you got ahead with your holiday designs come November!) with festive designs that celebrate the holiday season! From colored lights to candy canes, elegant to kitsch–what says Christmas to you? Designs will be previewed at the fat-quarter size (21″ x 18″) and must be original and created just for our Commonthread Vintage Christmas Design Challenge.
Too excited to sleep? Stay tuned for August 1 when we’ll make an official announcement of the amazing prizes, timeline and official rules.
Needs some inspiration? Check out our Vintage Christmas Pinterest board!
Check back on August 1st when we make the official announcement of prizes, timeline and more details.