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Fun with Stripes contest - 1.06.-30.06.2019

Manuela

Fun with Stripes contest - 1.06.-30.06.2019
« on: May 18, 2019, 03:00:36 AM »
Welcome to the Fun with Stripes contest. This contest is all about the creative use of stripes - either one striped fabric or several combined. It is open to all categories, be it garments, patchwork, quilting, accessories - everything foes as long as there are stripes.

As usual a few rules:

1. You shall sew a minimum of one piece - it can be anything, garment, accessories, soft furnishings, quilts, etc. Using at least one or a combination of striped fabrics
2. If you want to make more than one entry, feel free to do so, but submit them in separate posts
3. Please clearly indicate what , if any, pattern you used and what, if any, changes you made
4. You don't need to use a commercial pattern, self drafted is fine
5. Sewing starts on June 1st, you can prepare & fit the pattern and cut before that date
6. Sewing finishes on June 30st please post pictures by July 7th
7. Please use the template below when you submit your entry post


(your name)'s Entry (indicate the number if you have more than one entry  ;))

What did you make and how did you play with the stripes

Pattern used (commercial or self-drafted, anything goes)

A short description on how you made it/problems overcome/etc.

Pictures (ideally included in the text, but I can do that for you if needed)


Happy Sewing




SewRuthieSews

Re: Fun with Stripes contest - 1.06.-30.06.2019
« Reply #1 on: May 18, 2019, 07:50:36 AM »
woohoo, so looking forward to this. I think the stripes will feature in the second colourway in my SWAKOP as well.

SewRuthieSews

Re: Fun with Stripes contest - 1.06.-30.06.2019
« Reply #2 on: Yesterday at 09:44:38 »
Still really looking forwards to this, have some striped things planned I am really looking forwards to sewing for this contest.

doesntworkonwood

Re: Fun with Stripes contest - 1.06.-30.06.2019
« Reply #3 on: Yesterday at 10:19:25 »
I am also tentatively planning to join this one. I just saw SewManju's recent stripey midi dress, and I want to make something similar for summer. I should have some spare time around the last two weeks of June, so it seems that ideal time.