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Etsy and Instructables Sew Useful Results Answered

We're excited to announce the results of the Etsy and Instructables Sew Useful contest!

The rest of the fantastic projects can be found in the Etsy group. Check them out for more inspiration.

First Prizes
Each winner will receive a Singer QUANTUM(r) 9940 computerized sewing machine.

Educational: Rain or Shine Solar Charger by blondietheblond
Hybrid: Fire Skirt! by la
Helpful: Airtight waterproof hearing aid dryer by kerri9494

Each winner will receive a laser-etched Leatherman Juice S2 and an Etsy Labs gift box filled with goodies.

Educational: Envelope Book by donovanbeeson
Hybrid: SewUseful Plushie Personal Boom-box / Goodnight Pillow by opcp
Helpful: SewUseful Walker Bag With a Professional Touch by pauljuliadesigns

All the winners should watch for a personal message from us for prize claiming instructions.

Contratulations to everyone who entered. The high quality and sheer variety of entries made the judging quite difficult- next time we'll see about enlarging the prize pool to celebrate even more of your fabulous work!

Special thanks to all of our dedicated judges, who sifted through all 126 awesome entries:
adam, adrian1, ashley, Chillionair, canida, daniellexo, emilybidwell, enid, erinhaldrup, ErinS, EtsyTrainee, ewilhelm, HeyMichelle, iheartmoustaches, jessiep, julieincharge, matt, natalie, pt, rachel, RevolvingDork, SarahSays, sarawearsskirts, stellaloella, TeenAngster, Tetranitrate, trebuchet03, and vanessa. For more information on the way we judged this contest, check here.

Original contest rules can be found here.


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