STITCHES Events has teamed up with the Shibaguyz and some of the great companies that they work with, to offer you the chance to win one of five amazing prize packages with a total value of $5960.
The first prize package from STITCHES is the chance to win a special STITCHES Salt Lake 2019 (October 2-5, 2019) VIP getaway worth $2,590. This package includes up to 24 hours in classes, VIP Market access all weekend long, 5 nights at the Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek, and $500 toward travel expenses. But wait... there's more. Shannon & Jason Mullett-Bowlsby, the Shibaguyz, are going to be your personal hosts at the Thursday night Fashion Show & Fashion Show Dinner and the Friday night Student Banquet & Style Show. There is no better way to get an insider's view of STITCHES.
Shannon and Jason have put together four more prize packages courtesy of BERNINA, Daylight, Aurifil, Michael Miller Fabrics, Cherrywood Hand Dyed Fabrics, Soak, Clover, WEBS - America's Yarn Store, and Tahki Stacy Charles. These four prize packages have a combined value of $3,370 (described below).
Here's how it works: Use the form on this page (to the right) to enter. On August 22, 2019 11:59 pm CDT, we'll close registration for these giveaways and draw the five winners randomly (one for each prize). If you win, we'll contact you via phone or e-mail within 5 days and announce the winners to the public by August 30, 2019.
Already signed up for STITCHES Salt Lake 2019? No problem! If you win the STITCHES Salt Lake 2019 prize package, we'll refund or credit you the cost of your registration.
Five people will each win one of these amazing prize packages, and one of them could be you. But you can't win if you don't enter.
Good luck! We hope to see you at a STITCHES Event in the near future!
Here is all the great stuff included in the four Shibaguyz Prize Packages...
Shibaguyz Prize Package #1: BERNINA B 215 SR sewing machine (value of $999)
For decades, BERNINA has been passionately committed to developing cutting-edge sewing and embroidery machines for creative people. Swiss precision is at the heart of every product we make. BERNINA products are manufactured exclusively with high-quality materials – inside and out. BERNINA – standing for Swiss tradition since 1893.
BERNINA is happy to provide a BERNINA B 215 SR sewing machine worth $999.00 for the first of the Shibaguyz Prize Packages. The BERNINA 215 is a uniquely user-friendly machine – a combination of versatility and simple handling that will give you years of sewing enjoyment.
Shibaguyz Prize Package #2: From The Daylight Company (combined value of $1,175)
The Daylight Company is the leading market innovator in specialty lighting in the art, needlework, craft, low vision, health & beauty, and industrial sectors in Europe, the USA, and Australia.
The Daylight Company is happy to provide $1,175.00 worth of their products—including some of their most requested lamps for the second of the Shibaguyz Prize Packages.
The Slimline 3 Floor Lamp The Smart Travel Lamp
The Wafer 2 lightbox and cutting mat
The Halo Table Magnifier The Yoyo Magnifier
The Luminos Lamp
Shibaguyz Prize Package #3: From Aurifil, Soak, Cherrywood Hand Dyed Fabrics, & Michael Miller Fabrics (combined value of $677)
Aurifil is thrilled to be a part of this event. They are including one Shibaguyz FAB Sashiko Essentials Collection, the Mighty Ten Hand Sewing Collection from The Shibaguyz, and their “Kaleidoscope” collection—combined value of $192.
Shibaguyz FAB Sashiko Essentials
Includes 6 large spools of Aurifil Cotton 12wt thread with 356 yds/325 m per spool of 100% long-staple Egyptian Cotton
Perfect for: Hand Applique, Hand Embroidery, Hand Quilting, Cross Stitch, Embellishment and Lace, Machine Applique, Blanket Stitch, Buttonhole Stitch, Machine Embroidery, Machine Art Quilting, Sashiko, Redwork, Lower Looper Serging, Longarm Quilting
The Shibaguyz’ Mighty Ten Hand Sewing Essentials Thread Collection
This new collection of 50wt thread is perfect for machine or hand-sewing, and includes 10 small spools (164 yards, 150 meters) of glorious 100% long staple Egyptian cotton Aurifil thread.
Perfect for: Needle Turn Applique, English Paper Piecing, Hand Piecing, Bobbin and Machine Lace, Machine Applique (Straight Stitch, Zig Zag, Blind Hem and Blanket Stitch,) Machine Embroidery, Dense Machine Quilting, Subtle Machine and Longarm Quilting, Basting, Whole Cloth and Micro Quilting, Dense Background Designs
Aurifil Kaleidoscope Collection
The Kaleidoscope Collection includes 6 large variegated spools of thread in handy 40wt.
Perfect for: Single, Double or Triple Strand Cross Stitch, Hand Piecing, Bobbin and Machine Lace, Machine Applique, Machine Embroidery, Edge-to-Edge, Pantographs, Custom Longarm Quilting.
SOAK Wash has also offered up some of their great prouducts for this giveway—combined value of $160. Clean up with this rinse-free, environmentally-friendly formulation. It’s perfect for washing your laciest lingerie or softest sweaters—and showing your laundry (and the planet) some love.
Soak Wash is providing an assortment of full bottles of Soak Wash.
Flatter Smoothing Spray makes ironing easier. This starch-free smoothing spray relaxes wrinkles and freshens fabrics. It’s flat out fabulous!
Soak is providing an assortment of Flatter Smoothing Spray.
Soak is made with plant derived and renewable ingredients, biodegradable, dye-free, and phosphate-free.
When Karla from Cherrywood Hand Dyed Fabrics heard about this giveaway she just had to get involved. She dove into her racks of hand-dyed fabric and pulled out a true rainbow!
This Color Wheel collection of solid quilting fabric covers the whole color spectrum. You’ll get a quarter yard of red, red-violet, violet, blue-violet, blue, blue-green, green, yellow-green, yellow, yellow-orange, orange, and red-orange in their MEDIUM tone range.
Also you’ll get one of Shannon and Jason’s favorite color 8-Step Fat Quarter Bundles, “Madagascar”. This collection includes peacock blue, teal green, olive, bronze, gold, and rust. These eight colors are bundled and sold together. They are Hand Dyed 100% Cotton and Machine washable in Synthrapol.
The combined value of these prizes from Cherrywood Hand Dyed Fabrics is $100.
From Michael Miller Fabrics... 3 Bundles of pre-cut fabric from their 2019 line. Including Fairy Frost Twilight Sky, the New Cotton Couture Colors, and Hash Dot—combined value of $225.
A Michael Miller Classic! Cotton Couture is high quality, high density, machine washable 100% cotton fabric! You have to feel it to believe it.
Hash Dot: This collection of textured, 100% cotton fabric in tone-on-tone dots is available in a stunning array of colors – vibrant, saturated gem tones to subtle neutral.
Fairy Frost is a staple for all quilters. Use it to glitz up or add depth to a quilt with its gorgeous texture, glitter, and pearl.
All of these in-house lines are perfect for quilting, apparel, and for use as home decor fabrics.
Shibaguyz Prize Package #4: From WEBS - America's Yarn Store, Tahki Stacy Charles, & Clover (combined value of $520)
WEBS - America's Yarn Store has contributed a Valley Yarns Ekanite Kit which includes the PDF pattern download and all the Charlemont yarn needed to knit this stunning shawl.
Just two hanks of fingering-weight Charlemont are needed to work up the Ekanite shawl which includes a deep diamond-lace border on the widest side with additional lace stripes interspersed in between garter stripes. Valley Yarns Charlemont is an incredibly soft blend of superwash Merino wool, Mulberry silk, and polyamide, and has a beautiful luster.
WEBS is also including circular needles, stitch markers, a small AND large project bag, and coffee mug. This package has a combined value of $103.
Tahki Stacy Charles has contributed the Tahki Yarns Camellia Kit which includes the PDF pattern download and all the Jupiter yarn needed to knit this women’s tank.
Camellia is a sleeveless top with a split high-low hem. The tank is knit in pieces from the bottom up and seamed. Worked in DK-weight Jupiter, the simple stitch pattern allows the beautiful texture of the yarn to shine.
This kit also includes Knitters Pride Zing needles, ring markers, and a cotton pouch. This package has a combined value of $116.
Clover, a major provider of crafting tools and supplies, is happy to provide: a set of Clover Amour Crochet Hooks, a Takumi Circular Knitting Needles set, and a set of Amour Steel Crochet Hooks. These three sets have a combined value of $302.
Amour crochet hooks are incredibly soft and allow the yarn to slide without any effort. Amour handles are in vibrant colors to easily identify sizes. The handle is made of elastomer rubber, allowing you to experience comfortable and stress-free crochet. This set includes 10 sizes—Size B (2.25mm), Size C (2.75mm), Size D (3.25mm), Size E (3.5mm), Size F (3.75mm), Size G (4.0mm), Size 7 (4.5mm), Size H (5.0m), Size I (5.5mm), and Size J (6.0mm).
Amour Steel crochet hooks feature unique smooth elongated handles which provide maximum dexterity and ensure beautiful, even stitches. The elastomer rubber handle is desgined for comfortable, stress- free manipulation and reduced fatigue. Handles are conveniently color coded according to their size. This set includes 7 sizes—No. 0 (1.75mm), No. 2 (1.50mm), No. 4 (1.25mm), No. 6 (1.00mm), No. 8 (0.90mm), No. 10 (0.75mm), and No. 12 (0.60mm).
Takumi Combo Set includes 5 cords and 12 tip sizes creating 60 possible combinations of circular knitting needles. All sizes you need to create a wealth of knitting masterpieces. They are perfectly shaped tapered tip and silky finish of the needle surface make knitting smooth and simple. The precision-finish on the join connection between needle and cord ensure a smooth life for each stitch. This set includes—12 tip sizes: No. 3 (3.25mm)-15 (10.0mm) as well as 5 cord lengths: 16" (41cm), 24" (61cm), 29" (74cm), 36" (91cm) & 48" (120cm).