Sew Your Zierstoff sewing contest

Welcome back. Zierstoff Patterns has been hosting our fun the last couple of weeks with a giveaway and scavenger hunt. Please join me in congratulating our winners of the 10Euro gift codes to Anne-Mari, Jeanine, Fenna, and Sue.

Now that I’ve sent you poking around, you’ve been making your pattern wishlists, and some of you have purchased patterns; it’s time to take the next step with the…


Are you game?   Here’s how to participate:

Between today and February 28th enter your Zierstoff creation into the link up to enter (web links and direct upload options).


To help you along, Zierstoff Patterns are 40% off with code VALENTINE40 until 2/28/17

Are you social? Use #sewyourzierstoff on social media. Tag @mahlicadesigns on IG.


You can win a 20 Euro gift code to from our sponsor Zierstoff Patterns.

Zierstoff Patterns will choose a winner based on creativity, craftsmanship, and styling. Judges decisions are final. Winner will be chosen early March 2017 and notified soon thereafter. Multiple entries allowed, however only one entry per unique item. Any Zierstoff Pattern is eligible for the contest. Items made previous to the contest start date are ineligible for this contest. Open internationally.

As always, thanks for stopping by todaynow get sewing!

Thank you and Sew Long Summer

Thank you again for following along as 25 bloggers shared, in great variety, how we can say Sew Long Summer. Some of you have shared how you used the sponsor discounts, and we had lots of entries in the giveaway (winner announced below). I hope you found inspiration in all that we shared and are ready for the cooler months to come.  I’d really like to see how you’ve been inspired to say Sew Long Summer. Use #sewlongsummer16 or tag @mahlicadesigns on Instagram.

If you missed a day, please link through and leave a comment on what we’ve made.

Sept. 12th Sewing By Ti, Cindy Parrett, Sewing Vortex, Couturious, Nina Makes

Monday Teaser collage

Sept. 13th mahlicadesigns, Musings of a Seamstress, Rainy Day Sewing, Sprouting Jube Jube, Sewing A La Carte, Anne-Mari Sews

Tuesday teaser collage

Sept. 14th AppleGreen Cottage, mahlicadesigns, Kaleidothought, PrettiModesti, Olive Ashby, Sewing Bee Fabrics

Wednesday Teaser collage

Sept. 15th  Lulu & Celeste, Diane Cullum of Two Chicklets, Adventures With Bubba and BugThe Pumpkin Room, Sewing A La Carte, Anne-Mari Sews

Thursday collage 3

Sept. 16th Sewing by Ti, Musings of a Seamstress, Tales of a Tester, Almost a hippy, At Margareta’s Haus, Sewing A La Carte, Wining Wife, and Birds Of A Kettle

Friday teaser collage

And now…..We have a winner!

Damjana has won a pattern of her choice from On the Cutting Floor.

Congratulations! I’ll be in contact with you shortly and happy sewing.


Alana & Kathy E are our Blue Dot Patterns giveaway winners. Diane will be providing them with a Blue Dot Pattern of their choice.

Thanks again Diane (gatorbunnysews) for the pattern sale, the giveaway, and providing patterns for our bloggers to have fun with.

I have plans to make a Margo and another Georgia myself, which you will see here on the blog. I hope to see what you make too. Drop me a comment here, facebook, or tag me on instagram @mahlicadesigns so I can see.