Friday, June 29, 2012

Shorts On The Line!!!

shorts on the line button

I'm so excited to be a part of this upcoming event!! In July, I'll be joining imagine gnatsDesigns by Sessa, and small + friendly who are hosting "shorts on the line", a summer sewalong. 

For the first three weeks in July, there will be guest posts with shorts inspiration, tutorials, and pattern reviews. Those sewing along at home will have a chance to be featured in the sewalong round-up posts the last week of july.... and there are some *great* prizes, including fabric, patterns, and gift certificates to be won! Here's the run down...

7.1 shorts on the line kick-off!

week one: imagine gnats
7.2 Rachael (imagine gnats) and Melanie (A Sewing Journal)
7.3 Courtney (mon petit lyons), Inder (Inder Loves Folk Art), and Nicke (Kiss Kiss... Quilt)
7.4 Rashida (i heart linen) and April (Sewing Novice)
7.5 Andrea (the train to crazy) and Kristy (Hopeful Threads) That's ME! :)
7.6 Shannon (luvinthemommyhood) and Erin & Carla (Clever Charlotte)
7.7 Emma (Hello Beautiful) and Cassandra (Cass Can Sew)
7.8 Gail (probably actually) and Becky (Owly Baby)

week two: small + friendly
7.9 Carla (small + friendly) and Sophie (cirque du bebe)
7.10 Ros (Sew Delicious) and Veronica (sewVery)
7.11 Shelly (Figgy's) and Alyssa (Pile O'Fabric)
7.12 Jessica (a little gray) and Diane (from blank pages)
7.13 Kristin (skirt as top) and Kelley (Casa Crafty)
7.14 Katie (There and Back) and Tara (girl like the sea)
7.15 Alli (B. Yazoo) and Jennet (Feathered Nest Studios)

week three: Designs by Sessa
7.16 Vanessa (Designs by Sessa) and Jessica (Me Sew Crazy)
7.17 Cherie (You and Mie) and Jane (Buzzmills)
7.18 Karen (Sew Well Maide) and Stephanie (The Crafty Kitty)
7.19 Bianca (Sweet Diesel Designs) and Tara (true, pure, lovely)
7.20 Jenny (Stumbles & Stitches) and Susan & Adrianna (crafterhours)
7.21 Danny (Mommy for Reals) and Marian (Lady Face)
7.22 Jill (Made With Moxie) and Christina (2 Little Hooligans)

features and deadline
7.23 sewalong features, Rachael's favorites
7.24 sewalong features, Carla's favorites
7.25 sewalong features, Vanessa's favorites
7.26 final deadline for shorts sewalong entries
7.27 viewers choice voting begins

winners annoucements
7.28 judges' choice third place announced
7.29 judges' choice second place announced
7.30 viewers choice winner announced
7.31 judges' choice first place announced

Doesn't that look like LOADS of fun!?!?!? Get ready by joining the shorts on a line flickr group and check out the shorts on the line pinterest board for some short-y inspiration.

Find more information at imagine gnats.
Have fun hopping around all these amazing blogs and sewing along!
Psssst....this might just tie into the July Monthly Project here at Hopeful Threads too! ;)
Can't wait!!!
Kristy

3 comments:

Brooke said...

Yay! I missed out on this last months challenge due to all day morning sickness. This week I am catching up on my housework and next I was planning on sewing some shorts and maybe some maternity blouses. :) (and weeding my garden. LOL)

Melissa said...

How exciting! I would love to make Anne some shorts and big news! I now have a working serger...which I am told I need to make "finished" clothes. Maybe this will be a good first project for the serger...

Vanessa@Designs By Sessa said...

Yay!!!

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