Skip to main content

Fashion Challenge 3: Contestants Have Been Selected!

It's the moment you've all be waiting for...announcement of the Fashion Challenge contestants! We had 20 people submit applications to the fashion challenge. And to only pick six people was so HARD! We took a look at their work, their blogs and why they felt they would be a good candidate for the challenge. After about 2 days of reviewing we finally came to an agreement and here they are! (in alphabetical order)





Dawn from Two On, Two Off






Elizabeth from I Sew, You Sew



Kristin from Sunny Sewing



Tiffany from Frougie Fashionista



The Fashion Challenge will begin on September 11, so mark your calendars! I'm really excited to see what these sewers come up with for each challenge. It's always mind blowing!!

Don't forget, you can participate too! Share your finished creation on social media (Facebook, Twitter or Instagram) using #fabricistafashionchallengereader. We'll post your photo on the blog to share with everyone else. We will choose one winner each week to win a prize! (Only open to citizens of the US and Canada for shipping purposes.)

See you in September!

Comments

  1. YAY!!!! This will be so fun to watch

    ReplyDelete
  2. OH MY GOODNESS!!!!!!! SOOOO excited!! Congrats to everyone on being picked, this is gonna be good.

    ReplyDelete
  3. I'm "sew" excited about this challenge! Happy to be among such talented ladies.

    ReplyDelete
  4. I'm super excited for this challenge (and honored to be picked)! Congrats to my fellow contestants and good luck!

    ReplyDelete
  5. I agree with Kathy! This is exciting and I can't see what everyone will create! Yahoo!

    ReplyDelete
  6. I agree with Kathy! This is exciting and I can't see what everyone will create! Yahoo!

    ReplyDelete
  7. Yay! I had so much fun with this last year. I cannot wait to see what these ladies come up with! Good luck to you all!

    ReplyDelete
  8. I am so honored to be one of the chosen ones! I am too excited! I am nervous and ready at the same time :-)

    ReplyDelete
  9. Congratulations to all of the contestants! Looking forward to watching and voting!!!!

    ReplyDelete
  10. Awesome! I can't wait to see what everyone makes!

    ReplyDelete
  11. I'm thrilled to have been chosen. Good luck to all the contestants! I'm a little nervous but very excited to start this challenge.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Beautiful designs, you are amazing. I can't. wait to see more! Good luck I will be voting.

      Delete
  12. My first time watching this event!! I'm excited to see how this works and the creations that will be brought to us!!!!!

    ReplyDelete
  13. How in the world did I miss the announcement? This is awesome news! I am so excited to follow along, I know these ladies will have some awesome ideas and projects to ooh and awe over! :-)

    ReplyDelete
  14. Hey, I don't even know most of these bloggers. More sewing blogs to follow! Yay! :)

    Congratulations, ladies!

    ReplyDelete
  15. I'm so excited to be watching for the first time. I want to see what is expected and the level of sewing so that maybe I can enter the next challange!! We'll see.....🐝

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Thanks for leaving a comment! All comments are reviewed before posting to help us eliminate spam. Your comment will be posted within 24 hours.

Popular Posts You Might Like

Made by a Fabricista: Summer Dreaming

 Summer Dreaming | A Tropical Faux Jumpsuit and Sheer Ruffled Duster I am eagerly awaiting the arrival of spring with its promise of warmer temps and lots of sunshine.  Anyone else? With that in mind, I choose to showcase two of the fabulous shirting fabrics offered by Fabric Mart Fabrics. The combination of the semi-sheer shirting with the tropical print shirting has me dreaming of walking along a beach with the waves gently lapping against the shoreline and the sun shining brightly down on me. The coral shirting is a beautiful piece of fabric with its hint of shimmer and tiny stripes alternating between opaque and sheer.  I choose to sew a tiered maxi-length button front dress using Simplicity 9114.  Because of the semi-sheer nature of the fabric, I will wear this as a duster. If you’ve shied away from sewing sheers for fear of the difficulties you may face, this type of fabric is the perfect way to start!  Because it is a cotton/nylon blend it was easier to sew than a silky chiffon

Made by a Fabricista: Celebrating My Birthday In Style

 Hello everyone! I am absolutely thrilled to share with you what I sewed to celebrate my birthday.   After social distancing the last few months in athleisure wear and old house clothes, I wanted to wear something much different for my birthday at the end of February.  I wanted a floaty drapey maxi dress!  When I came across V9168 by designer Kathryn Brenne in my pattern stash, I knew this was the look of my dream dress.  I could twirl around in the full circle skirt as if on air with no cares in the world and enjoy my special day.  And if I had the opportunity to join a Casino Night or Great Gatsby Party or Mardi Gras, all of which are usually held around my birthday, the slip can double as my party dress!  I love slip dresses.  They are so sexy and fun to dress up or down for the occasion.  Fortunately Fabric Mart was running a sale on polyester georgettes , a fabric recommended by the pattern, and there was one in cobalt blue color. I love that color!  Because georgettes are sheer,

Made by a Fabricista: Coming Up Roses

 From vision to reality. As we are headed into April, I can feel the spring breeze on the horizon and with that means fun time outside, be it eating brunch with friends on a terrace or going to the park on a beautiful Sunday afternoon.  I knew that I wanted to add some bright fun color into my spring wardrobe that I really haven't used and over a year.  I had been eyeing this beautiful red stripe shirting with blue roses fabric for a while not knowing exactly what I wanted to do with it but knew that I was super drawn to it.   Once I picked it up, I decided to sketch out my ideas and went through my pattern stash to see what I could come up with. For this project I used a vintage pattern See & Sew 5549.  It’s actually for a long sleep shirt that I then made some alterations to.  I lengthened the sleeves by an inch and extended the side slits up to the waistline because I knew that I would mostly be wearing this shirt open.  Also since I planned to wear it mostly open I only did