Whenever we post a sewing challenge, I’m inspired to try one of the contestants sewing techniques. Most of all, I take time to admire the creativity and workmanship. Thank you to all who entered and congratulations to all our winners. If you missed viewing the entries, check out our Pillow Challenge Blog


1. Folded Star Pillow

2. Floral Applique

3. Trapunto and Ruffles

4. Sashiko Pillow

5. Chapel Hill House in Watercolor

6. Morrison collage/thread paint pillow

7. Modern Pillow Patchwork

Randomly Drawn: Peacock Pillow

Thank you to our generous sponsors!

And the winners are…

FIRST PLACE: Baby Lock Sewing: Anna Sewing Machine, value of $399


SECOND PLACE: Assorted Product Bundle (patterns, books and fabric) from Amy Barickman and Indygo Junction, case and props not included, value of $200


THIRD PLACE: Assorted Product Bundle from June Tailor, value of $185 

FOURTH PLACE: Clover Assorted Nancy Zieman Product Bundle, value of $165

FIFTH PLACE: Sewing With Nancy DVD Value Set from Nancy’s Notionsvalue of $164

SIXTH PLACE: Pellon Product Bundle from Pellonvalue of $87


 SEVENTH PLACE:  F+W Media Two-Book Package, value of $55

RANDOMLY DRAWN WINNER: Hobo Tote Template and Notions bundle donated by Nancy Zieman, value of $50

See all the beautiful entries here:

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