Where I Sew Month 2012

on Jun 30, 2012 in Sewing, Where I Sew | 96 comments

Where we create can be just as much fun to plan, organize and dream about as What we plan to make there! This is the spirit behind Where I Sew month here on the Pink Chalk Studio blog.

During July we’ll be taking a virtual tour and sharing a peek at the sewing spaces of some of our favorite designers and sewing enthusiasts. Real spaces where real people sew. This year’s line up of contributors will knock your socks off, I’m so excited I can hardly stand it!

To add a little fun to the mix be sure to comment all month long – 50 lucky sewists will win a $20 Pink Chalk Fabrics Gift Certificate to stock their own sewing room stash. Yes, we’re giving away $1,000 worth of fabric, patterns and notions! The more you comment the better your odds.

Links to featured posts (will be updated as the month rolls along):

7/2/12 – Ellen Luckett Baker of The Long Thread

7/3/12 – Marisa Anne of Creative Thursday

7/5/12 – Josephine Kimberling

7/7/12 – Tasia Pona of Sewaholic Patterns

7/9/12 – Carolyn Friedlander

7/11/12 – Elizabeth Dackson of Don’t Call Me Betsy

7/12/12 – Emma Brennan of Charlie’s Aunt

7/13/12 – Denyse Schmidt

7/14/12 – Julie Herman of Jaybird Quilts

7/15/12 – Cori Dantini

7/16/12 – Violet Craft

7/17/12 – Jamie Christina

7/18/12 – Monica Solorio-Snow of Happy Zombie

7/19/12 – Lynne Goldsworthy of Lily’s Quilts + Fat Quarterly

7/20/12 – Sweetwater

7/21/12 – Vanessa Christenson of V + Co.

7/22/12 – Katy Jones of I’m a Ginger Monkey + Fat Quarterly

7/23/12 – Marny Buck of Modern Quilt Relish

7/24/12 – Jill Guffy of Modern Quilt Relish

7/25/12 – Jenny Pedigo of Sew Kind of Wonderful

7/26/12 – Michelle Engel Bencsko of Cloud9 Fabrics

7/27/12 – Laurie Wisbrun

7/28/12 – John Adams of Quilt Dad + Fat Quarterly

7/29/12 – Rashida Coleman-Hale

7/30/12 – Shea Henderson of Empty Bobbin Sewing Studio

7/31/12 – Elizabeth Hartman

And, of course, the tour wouldn’t be complete without a stop at your house! See instructions below on how to add your sewing room to the mosaic. Let’s go!

How to add your picture to the mosaic:

  • Press the ‘Add Your Link’ button at the bottom of the mosaic.
  • Enter a URL. This can be a blog post where you’ve given us a tour of your sewing room or a link to a photo of your sewing space on Flickr or a Picasa album (Facebook doesn’t seem to want to work!).
  • You’ll then select a specific picture from that source to appear in the Where I Sew mosaic.
  • Don’t worry about messing up. You can always remove it and do it again!

Grab a button:

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