Challenge #8 – Sewing/Stitching

23 Mar

Hello, and welcome to a new Young Crafters Unite challenge! We hope you will be able to join us in this challenge =)


This month’s challenge








So the challenge this month is to use sewing or stitching on your project. We hope you’ll enjoy working with this challenge =)


Awesome Design Team contributions

We are so lucky to have a great design team to give you lots of inspiration for this fun challenge. Here are their amazing creations for this challenge:

Chari Moss –
















Jen Rzasa –
















Jess Larsen –

Jess has unfortunantely not been able to make a card for this challenge.


Britta Swiderski –

Marie Forberg –




Simon Says Stamp

We are so lucky as to be sponsored by the awesome Simon Says Stamp for this challenge. They are giving one lucky winner a $25 gift certificate to their online store! If you haven’t checked out their online store before, it’s totally worth your time. They have a huge selection of stamping and scrapbooking supplies =) You can check them out here =) Thank you so much, Simon Says Stamp!


Challenge Rules

Please make sure you read and stick to these rules. We will not pick you as the winner or as part of our top five if you have not followed the rules. Please know that we are only doing this to keep it fair for everyone =)

- Your entry must be made after this challenge was posted. We want to see your new projects!
- Link back to our challenge in the blogpost for your entry
- Display the challenge graphic in your blogpost. (This does not apply for entries posted on Flickr)
- You can not enter more then three challenges with your card. In other words, this challenge may only be combined with two other challenges
- You may enter this challenge up to three times
- Follow our blog via email, Google Friend Connect or RSS feeds
- Add the link to the post of your entry, not to your entire blog, in the Inlinkz tool below


We also have some guidelines you can follow. These are not nescessary to be picked as a winner or in the top five, but we would love it if you would please:
- Disable word verification on your blog to make it easier for us to comment on your creation
- Help us spread word of our challenge; you help make us successful by telling your friends



You have until April 15th, at 11:59 pm central USA time, to link up your entry in the Inlinkz tool below. We will announce the winner and top five of this challenge on February 20th. The next challenge will start on April 23rd.

Thank you so much for stopping by our blog today. We hope you will be able to join in on our challenge =) We encourage everyone to enter our challenges, no matter what your real age might be. We’re celebrating our love of the craft and how we feel young at heart when creating!

- Britta and Marie


9 Responses to “Challenge #8 – Sewing/Stitching”

  1. Alanna March 23, 2012 at 8:34 PM #

    Super cute cards everyone! Such great inspiration as always from the DT! I think I might need to use this challenge as an excuse to pull out my sew easy again and make some cards! :)

  2. Kimberly Lane March 23, 2012 at 9:47 PM #

    Oooh, YAY! I love sewing on my cards. Great DT inspiration, as always!

  3. ~amy~ March 25, 2012 at 9:45 AM #

    super fun challenge and fab cards but the DT!

  4. Heather March 26, 2012 at 9:31 AM #

    Great challenge – and I love all of your samples ladies!!! I’m so excited to join in – I’ve been itching to breakout my sewing machine!!! Thanks for the motivation!

  5. Isha March 28, 2012 at 8:07 AM #

    Great inspiration by the DTs. TFS

  6. Rose March 28, 2012 at 9:18 PM #

    FAB stitching inspiration DT!!! :)

  7. Karen Letchworth April 9, 2012 at 11:14 PM #

    I LOVE this challenge. Most of the cards I make include stitching, so this is right up my alley. Thanks for a fun challenge with an amazing prize!
    Karen L

    • Karen Letchworth April 13, 2012 at 2:34 PM #

      I guess I enjoyed this challenge more than I realized. I ended up entering several times. I also added the inspiration photo to my blog. I LOVE your challenges, and enjoy your blog. Thanks for another great round of inspiration and fun from your DT. I look forward to seeing what’s next!
      Karen L

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