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Enter the PieceWork 2012 Pincushion Contest

Nov 7, 2011

Create a beautiful, whimsical, eye-catching, fun, or classic pincushion and WIN!

2008's grand-prize winner: Raspberry Truffle Tuffet by Sharlotte DeVere, Leechburg, PA. Cross-stitched, beaded, embroidered. Cotton and silk floss, beads, linen/cotton fabric.

Send us pictures of your handmade pincushions incorporating any of these five categories:

  • Knitting
  • Crochet
  • Beading
  • Needlework (cross-stitch, embroidery, needlepoint)
  • Lacemaking/Tatting

You could win $500 in cash or $250 worth of crafting supplies provided by our generous sponsors.

Deadline to send in your photos is April 2, 2012 (only photographs will be accepted for the first round of judging). Finalists will be selected by April 16, 2012.

Winners will be featured in our September/October 2012 issue of PieceWork.

Entries must be handmade and no larger than 4"×4"×4" to be eligible. So what are you waiting for? Check out the entry form and start making those pincushions!


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on Nov 12, 2011 5:18 PM

That is so beautiful.  I'd love a chance to win.  Any chance of giving away a subscriptionto your piecework magazine?  I'd love to have it but on a senior citizen budget, gotta depend on someday winning a contest.  Thanks for making this contest available.