Handmade With Love Tutorial Contest – Cast Your Vote

12/22/11 Update: Winners Announced

Handmade with Love – the first ever Pink Chalk Fabrics holiday tutorial contest – is now open for voting (voting runs through Wednesday, December 21, limit one vote per IP address). The Pink Chalk Team selected 5 favorites in each category. Your votes determine the top prize in each category (a $100 shopping spree at Pink Chalk Fabrics). The tutorial that receives the most votes across all the categories earns the grand prize of a Hello Kitty Sewing machine!

Thank you to everyone that shared their sewing talent for all of us to enjoy. Visit the original post to see images and links to 153 amazing tutorials!

I’m pleased to present the following talented makers and their tutorials. Photos are listed in the order they were submitted to the contest.

Category: Gifts for Friends

#1 – Winter Warmers by Lisa of A Spoonful of Sugar

#2 – iPad Cover by Amber of One Shabby Chick

#3 – Personalized Type Key Bracelet by Emily of Em’s Scrapbag

#4 – Circle Zip Earbud Pouch by Erin Erickson of Dog Under My Desk

#5 – Snappy Coin Purse by Rashida Coleman-Hale of I Heart Linen

Gifts for Friends

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Category 2: Gifts for Little Ones

#1 – Munchkin Soft Book by Elizabeth Dackson of Don’t Call Me Betsy

#2 – Monster Baby Toy by Melanie of The Crafty Cupboard

#3 – Pencil Pouch by Gwen of Gwenny Penny

#4 – Chenille Blanket by Mama Spark of Mama Spark’s World

#5 – Number Bean Bags by Mary Jaracz of Craft Buds

Gifts for Little Ones

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Category 3: Deck the Halls (Holiday Decorations)

#1 – Embroidered Snowflake Tablerunner by Jenelle of Echinops & Aster

#2 – Patchwork Christmas Tree Softie by Teresa of TeresaDownUnder

#3 – Holiday Garland Pillow by Maureen of Maureen Cracknell Handmade

#4 – Charm Snowflake by Sunni of Love Affair with My Brother

#5 – Quilted Tree by Melissa of We Shall Sew

Deck the Halls

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78 Responses to Handmade With Love Tutorial Contest – Cast Your Vote
  1. angie Merchant
    December 20, 2011 | 8:48 am

    So had to choose!! LOVED them all!

  2. Elizabeth @ Don't Call Me Betsy
    December 20, 2011 | 1:35 pm

    Wow, awesome tutes! So excited to be listed here :) Thank you, Pink Chalk!!

  3. Ashlee
    December 20, 2011 | 5:29 pm

    This was so hard! Tough decisions, everything is lovely :)

  4. Mary
    December 20, 2011 | 7:05 pm

    I’m so excited to be included with the finalists!! What a great list of tutorials. Thanks for hosting this great event!

  5. jan
    December 20, 2011 | 7:52 pm

    wow….everyone had great items….hard to choose….good luck to all!

  6. Carol Y
    December 20, 2011 | 10:08 pm

    That was fun! It was truly hard to choose – can’t believe you narrowed it down to these.

  7. Marilyn
    December 20, 2011 | 10:25 pm

    Love all of them! It was a difficult choice, but I chose the ones I want to make immediately—three more projects added to my ‘make it’ list;-)

  8. TeresaDownUnder
    December 20, 2011 | 10:34 pm

    I hadn’t had a look at the feedback until now. Wow, so encouraging. I’m so glad my tutorial was chosen as a finalist. So many great tutorials out there.

    Have a great Christmas.

  9. Rosanne Derrett
    December 21, 2011 | 3:17 am

    Very hard choices as all such lovely projects.

  10. Cindy B
    December 21, 2011 | 5:20 am

    Very hard to choose, but I’ve done it now! :-)

  11. Stephanie
    December 21, 2011 | 5:46 am

    wonderful inspirations!

  12. Margie
    December 21, 2011 | 6:05 am

    everyone did such a great job … it was hard to choose only 1 per category.

  13. Mom C
    December 21, 2011 | 6:53 am

    How you were able to chose best tutes is amazing. These were all great, clear, easy to follow and understand. Thanks for all the searching you had to do.

  14. Krista Ebertowski
    December 21, 2011 | 7:03 am

    It is so hard to choose! They all look so lovely.

  15. Nancy Pantaz
    December 21, 2011 | 7:03 am

    Thanks for sharing this site.I love all the work.

  16. Nancy Pantaz
    December 21, 2011 | 7:04 am

    Thanks for sharing.Makes me want to make something. They are inspiring.

  17. Lynn
    December 21, 2011 | 7:21 am

    It was so hard to choose. They were all great.
    Merry Christmas to all


  18. Ramona
    December 21, 2011 | 8:33 am

    So many fun tutorials to choose from. I see many new projects in my future. Thanks!

  19. Marybeth
    December 21, 2011 | 8:45 am

    They are all so fantastic and so imaginative – choosing is very difficult! Congrats on such a lovely collection!

  20. ann
    December 21, 2011 | 11:20 am

    HOW CUTE they all are! Now we can get ready for next year’s gifts by going to Pink Chalk website!!!! Thank you Kathy and Merry Christmas to everyone at PC and to your readers!

  21. Mariana Galvagno
    December 21, 2011 | 1:10 pm

    Sooooo many presents Im going to make out of these patterns! Thanks for sharing!

  22. Melissa
    December 21, 2011 | 5:58 pm

    So many to pin for next year. :) Thanks for linking all these wonderful tutorials.

  23. Ellen Ban
    December 21, 2011 | 6:39 pm

    Good luck to the finalists! So many great projects!