Here's a great opportunity for all you crafty green upgraders... Sublime Stitching's Upcycling Contest
To enter, simply create something made of items that would have otherwise been thrown away or recycled (stained shirt, chipped glass). They admit to being partial to embroidery, they will accept entries of any kind! All entries are due by April 27, 2009. The winners will be chosen by the beautiful and creative indie crafters Jenny Hart and Autumn Wiggins, and will win one of three prizes:
- First Prize: $50 gift certificate to Sublime Stitching, $50 gift certificate to Fred Flare, and a copy of Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things.
- Second Prize: Sublime Stitching Craft Pad and Sublime Stitching Lotus Flower Journal, and a copy of Amy Butler's Midwest Modern.
- Third prize: Sublime Stitching Lotus Flower Journal and Issue 8 of Mixtape Zine.