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Linen Sew Along + Red, White &/Or Blue Results

Were you as impressed with the Red, White &/Or Blue challenge as we were?  Wow, wow, and wow again!  So now you want us to let you know the winner, right?  Well, we want you to take one last look at the amazing four entries!

Vote for your favorite Red, White &/Or Blue Fabric Swap Challenge

And the very, very close scores reveal that the winner of Challenge Create: Fabric Swap Edition for Red, White &/Or Blue Week is:

5#3 Noelle from The Sewing Sparrow
Beside the warmth of victory, your positive applause, and many virtual high fives, she will receive:

Smugglers_daughter_logo2$50 gift certificate to Smuggler’s Daughter

stylethatkidfinalcover-800x1038One copy of Style That Kid


6 pattern bundle of her choice from the recent Women’s Bundle or the Upcoming Boy’s Bundle from Pattern Revolution


3 PDF patterns of her choice from Lekala Sewing Patterns

Now Noelle couldn’t have done it without help from Stephanie of Swoodson Says who sent her that awesome fabric, so in addition to many thanks from Noelle,  Stephanie will be receiving:

award logo$25 gift certificate to L’Oiseau Fabrics

And just so Michelle of Handmade Martini & Amy from Friends Stitched Together know how very awesome they are, and because the scores were VERY close, we are sending them each a yard of this fabric from our stash!

RW&B FabricThe winner of the Red, White &/Or Blue sew along, as determined by equal parts vote and the contestants judging is:

Ajaire from Call Ajaire!  She will receive:

FQS logo

$25 gift certificate to Fat Quarter Shop

Whew, that was fun wasn’t it!  Now it’s time for the Linen sew along.

linen weekWe introduced you to the Linen Contestants, and tomorrow through Friday they will begin to unveil their creations made from the linen fabric they swapped.  We also tried to inspire you with our round up of 20 things to sew with linen fabric.  So start linking up anything you’ve made that used linen fabric, up to 3 links.  The link up will remain open until Friday morning, when it will switch to voting.  The winning contestant will be based on 50% vote and 50% judges score.  Who are the judges?  The amazing Linen contestants!  They are the experts for this week, and therefore the best judges, don’t you think?

award logoThe winner of the sew along is going to receive a $25 gift certificate to L’Oiseau Fabrics.  If the fabric over there doesn’t cause some major swooning, nothing will!  Also, for the whole month of July, everyone can take $10 off the price of our ebook by using the discount code “fabricswap”  Grab it while you can at this price during Challenge Create: Fabric Swap Edition only!

Be sure to come back every day this week, as our Linen contestants each show you the fabric they received and what they made with it.  On Friday, the voting will open for you to choose your favorite Linen fabric creation, and of course the Challenge Create judges will get their say too!  Next week, it starts all over again for week 3 of Challenge Create: Fabric Swap Edition’s Geometric Week!  So go ahead and link up anything you’ve sewn with Linen fabric, up to 3 projects.  We can’t wait to see what you create!

9 thoughts on “Linen Sew Along + Red, White &/Or Blue Results

  1. Thanks for the sew along!! I’m excited about the gift cert 🙂 This linen week will be fun!

  2. I am so excited! Thank you so much for this opportunity!

  3. […] I chose to swap linen fabrics between four other ladies’ – check back tomorrow to see what I made with this amazing solid salmon-colored linen I received from Sara at Gladys and Viv.  You can link up your creations you’ve made with linen beginning today at Skirt Fixation. […]

  4. It was fun playing along! Thanks for the challenge!

  5. Yay! So glad I sent her that fabric, ha ha! Can’t wait to see the linen competitors.

  6. They were all such great projects! It was hard to pick a favorite and I don’t envy the judges. Great job, ladies!

  7. […] going on over here!  We think Jenn deserves some SuperMom ice cream!  Just to remind everyone, the Linen link up is open, so be sure to link (up to 3) Linen sewing projects to show off your linen sewing projects for a […]

  8. […] now!  Janice really did justice to that linen fabric Jenn sent her!  Just to remind everyone, the Linen link up is open, so be sure to link (up to 3) Linen sewing projects to show off your linen sewing projects for a […]

  9. […] was the perfect baby wrap! (I also felt great solidarity by sewing with linen along with the Challenge Create: Fabric Swap Edition Linen […]

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