Flower Power Contest Winners

on April 29 | in Contests & Giveaways | by | with 94 Comments

We loved the entries in our Flower Power Contest. We were hoping for a Spring Sewing dose of color, pop, frill, surprise, sophistication and wow, and you came through! We hope you’re inspired to add flowers to your shoes, your child’s imaginative playtime, to your hair, bags, pillows, coffee cozies, skirts, shirts and to your daily routine. Jennifer Paganelli’s new fabric collections, Flower Power and Pretty Please, helped inspire our Spring Sewing month and the Flower Power Contest. Jennifer joined all of us here at Sew,Mama,Sew! and our board (thanks again, Amy, Jennifer & Alissa!) to select our winners:

Grand Prize Winner of a $40 gift certificate to Sew,Mama,Sew!:
rose hip… for her beautiful crochet pillows and magnolia pillows.



Four winners of 12 fat quarters from the Flower Power collection:
Soduel for her Flower Pocket Skirt (with tutorial!) and Fabric Flower Hair Slides.


lnrreese for her white flowers with reverse applique leaves.


lwhelan for her lily shoe flowers.


mary made me for her flower barrettes from wool scraps.


Three runners up receive 2 fat quarters from Jennifer Paganelli:
Plain Jane & Co. for her Tattered Flower entries.


Boutique Nutmeg Designs for her Bell Bottom Scarf & Flower (including a tutorial for her flower) and Garden Party Handbag.


And ikat bag for her Felt Flowers.


Congratulations! Look for an email from us later today. If you don’t see us via email, please check your Flickr mail.

Join us for Spring Sewing. Comment this week to win prizes from Fiskars/Gingher. This week you can win Comfort Grip Scissors and a 12-in-1 Sewing Multi-Tool. We’re also giving away four $20 gift certificates to Sew,Mama,Sew!
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94 Responses to Flower Power Contest Winners

  1. raajia says:

    The Flowers are all beautiful!!! I love this beautiful ideas , Your projects are adorable! Congratulations!!

  2. Page says:

    I love Rose Hip. She really, really knows how to do hip crochet. My grandma made those flower afghans, but I love how Rose Hip makes them really pop! ~Page

  3. Kris says:

    I really like the flower pocket!!!

  4. Jessica T says:

    How pretty! Congratulations to the winners!

  5. Jodieth says:

    All beautiful ideas. I especially like the flower quilt.

  6. knitteresq says:

    Everything is so beautiful on this page, but I have to say those crochet flower pillows just take the cake. wow!

  7. Laura K says:

    Fabulous entries, thanks everyone. I especially like the way that Rose Hip used scrap yarns for her pillows.

  8. alisha says:

    I love the flower with reverse applique leaves. It’s such a refreshing idea to take things you don’t really like (plain white t-shirts) and turn them into something so cute and wearable. Great job!

  9. Tina Mackey says:

    Wow, what amazing creativity! Good job ladies!!

  10. Susan says:

    Wow! Lots of creative and talented folks out there. Congratulations!!

  11. Congratulations to all the winners! The pillows are absolutely gorgeous, especially the crocheted ones! Lovely stuff!

  12. Suzie says:

    Congrats to all the winners!! Love all of the flowers.

  13. DebbieKL says:

    I love those felt flowers!

  14. Kaye Prince says:

    Congratulations everyone; great work!

  15. Julie says:

    That t-shirt is awsome!

  16. Stacey C. says:

    I love the flowers with the reverse applique leaves–so subtle, but gorgeous!

  17. Becca B says:

    Wow. Some seriously talented people. I especially loved the white flowers/white tshirt.

  18. lilyhaven says:

    Congratulations to the winners!!! So much talent.

  19. MegVS says:

    Those pillows are wonderful!

  20. Lauranie says:

    Just wonderful, pretty things. Congratulations to all!!

  21. Miss C says:

    Those pillows make me wish I could crochet. They look very pretty with that quilt 🙂

  22. Robin says:

    The flowers are so much fun for Spring!

  23. Deb V says:

    I love the pillows they are so bright and colorful. Everyone did a great job.

  24. Jody says:

    They’re all beautiful, but I LOVE the felt flowers!

  25. Trinity says:

    Oooh, I love the white applique flowers!

    Everything is gorgeous–congrats winners!!!

  26. Siv says:

    Congratulations to all Winners. Your projects are adorable!

  27. Mary Anna says:

    Congratulations! What sweet inspirations!

    Those chrochet pillows are stunning.

    More importantly, though, is – where did Lynn get those hot pink sandals?! I NEED those!

  28. Kara says:

    I love everything – how inspiring! I don’t crochet, but those pillows make me want to learn how.

  29. Congrats to everyone! What clever ideas!

  30. Christine says:

    Love everything. Congrats!

  31. I absolutely LOVE those pillows from rose hip…what beautiful colors…Great contest.

  32. michele m says:

    congrats to everyone. everything is beautiful.

  33. ruth says:

    I love all the bright colors. Everything is so beautiful.

  34. Ayelet D says:

    Congrats to the winners, the projects are really spectacular!

  35. Francis C. Moore says:

    Very creative. Francis Moore

  36. mandy says:

    Love the flower pillows and what a pretty quilt!

  37. Meg says:

    SImply beautiful! A happy dose of spring when sorely needed! Thank you and congratulations to the winners!

  38. glenna says:

    I love the shoe! Way too cute!

  39. Julia in MI says:

    Congrats to the winners! There were some great flower entries.

  40. congrats everyone they are all terrific!

  41. congrats to the lucky winners! that flower pocket skirt is fabulous!

  42. Julie says:

    Congrats everyone….great items!

  43. Sue says:

    The flower barrette is just too cute! And man, those pillows!! Great work ladies.

  44. Lyn says:

    awesome contributions!
    love lovee rose hip’s submission

  45. aimee says:

    that Tshirt is pretty awesome!

  46. Stephanie says:

    Inspiring ideas!

  47. Ellen Ban says:

    The crochet pillows are beautiful!

  48. Congratulations, everyone!

  49. Stacy says:

    Wonderful projects! I especially liked the hair barrette. What a great idea!

  50. Lynne in NC says:

    Oh wow! the colors are eye-popping and the creations are amazing. Thanks for sharing.

  51. Marissa says:

    Congrats to the winners, all the flowers are lovely.

  52. Alana says:

    They are all really adorable! I even went through and looked at all the entries, everyone made such beautiful things! I’m sure it was very hard to pick just a few to win.

  53. Carrie P. says:

    Wow the first place winner did a fabulous job. The others are great too.

  54. Mary on Lake Pulaski says:

    Congratulations to the winners – beautiful hand mades!

  55. katie says:

    Wow! Flower power indeed! Congrats to all the winners.

  56. irina says:

    Very nice all these creas!



  57. MaryAnn says:

    Wow, such a great selection of spring flowers.

  58. Michelle says:

    I picked your grand prize winner straight off the bat! I adored that crocheted pillow. All the entries were fantastic, though. Such fantastic colors.

  59. Hannah says:

    I love the barrette. One of my girls has recently started sprouting hair like crazy and finally has enough for a barrette. I’m going to have to give this one a try.

  60. Pam says:

    All are terrific!

  61. Kelli says:

    Wow–I, too, am inspired by all the brightness and cute factor! I made one of those tattered flowers too, but didn’t enter…ran out of time and confidence I could compete with all these creative girls out there! maybe next time…

  62. Sara R. says:

    Wonderful entries! WOW!

  63. Terriaw says:

    Wow, the grand prize winner’s submissions are fabulous! Love the other winners too – congrats to all.

  64. Katie says:

    Wow! Look at all that creativity. Wonderful!!!

  65. Cheryl says:

    All beautiful ideas! Congratulations to all!

  66. Gayle says:

    Wow – all those spring flowers are so colorful and cheerful! Looks like you had some great participation in your contest!

  67. Mama Lusco says:

    Congratulations, everyone! Your flower creations look great!

  68. Krista says:

    Congratulations everyone – what an inspiring contest! Thanks for sharing all of your beautiful work.

  69. Thank you so much!!!! What a wonderful way to start the day. Rose hip’s pillow up there gives me serious pangs of envy with a side of covet. Oh, I wish I knew how to crochet!

  70. Wendy says:

    Love crocheted flower pillows and all the projects using felt.

  71. jessica m says:

    Oh my gosh, I hadn’t checked in to the flickr pool for while. Those scrappy barrettes are adorable! Just fantastic!

    Congrats everyone!

  72. Sally says:

    Wow! These are some seriously talented gals! Congrats!

  73. Charity says:

    Beautiful!! Congrats to the winners!

  74. Michelle Price says:

    Ah-gorgeous entries!! Lots of inspiring work!

  75. Whistlepea says:

    I love, love, love the crochet pillow and the felt flowers.

  76. Sarah J says:

    congratulations to all the winners

  77. SuBoo says:

    LOVE the tattered flower from plain jane and co!

  78. damocamelia says:

    Wonderful flowers indeed !

  79. Rachel says:

    I LOVE those pillows!!!

  80. Shannon says:

    Congrats! They all look so awesome!

  81. Rebecca says:

    congrats to all the winners, the projects are great!

  82. Ananda says:

    So many beautiful flowers!

  83. Linda says:

    What great flowers! I AM inspired to create a few myself.

  84. sondra says:

    Love the flowers! My favorite is the crochet pillows and the t-shirt.

  85. HOW Exciting! Everyones entries were so beautiful and spring inspiring!

  86. Jennifer says:

    How adorable. Such creative people.

  87. Debra says:

    Congratulations to all the winners. Well deserved. The Flowers are all beautiful!

  88. Katie says:

    wow, gorgeous stuff! I’m impressed, there’s some really great inspiration here!

  89. Marilyn says:

    Oh what talented people!

  90. Michele says:

    So many creative ideas!

  91. April says:

    Just beautiful… every picture. 🙂 Congrats to the winners.

  92. helena says:

    Congrats winners. Those are all so beautiful, it really must be spring.

  93. lynn whelan says:

    Congratulations rosehip and all of the other winners.
    And thank you to SewmamaSew and Jennifer Paganelli for this fun and oh so pretty and inspiring opportunity.


  94. kriswithmany says:

    Pretty stuff! I especially like the magnolia pillows and the barrette!

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