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Topic: Craftster's 10th Anniversary Cross Category Challenge! Crochet Winner Announced!  (Read 2683 times)
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« on: June 25, 2013 09:47:20 AM »

Craftster's 10th Anniversary Cross-Category Challenge


Craftster is turning 10!! That's right, August marks 10 years of running with scissors all over the internet! In honor of this momentous time, we're hosting a cross-category challenge! Every category will have the same challenge with the same entry times. The 10 category winners with the most votes will be put head-to-head-to-head-to... you get it.... for a GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE!!!

The theme for this challenge is "What Craftster means to me." Now, don't be scared of this theme! Craftster is made by YOU, Craftster can mean different things to different people so whatever it means to you, that's great!! Still unsure it's as easy as I say? Here's some examples that are just the tip of the iceberg!

  • "To me, Craftster means trying new things! Here's a project featuring a technique I've never tried before!"
  • "To me, Craftster means tutorials! Here's a project I made from a tutorial I found on the boards."
  • "To me, Craftster means swapping! Here's a project I'm sending in a swap."
  • "To me, Craftster means a community where I can show off my geekiness! Here's a project that relates to this thing I'm interested in!"

See? Not so bad, eh? Seriously, as long as you can describe why you feel your project reflects something Craftster represents to you, then you're good!

Rules and Suggestions:
  • You may enter in as many categories as you like, but you may only enter a project once. So if you wanted to enter in three categories, you would need to have made three projects!
  • Your project must have been made between June 24th and the time of posting. Your entry should not have been posted on Craftster previously (ie not something you made and posted years ago!)
  • If using a pattern or tutorial, please let us know.
  • You can begin crafting at any time but remember to post your thread in this board from August 7th through August 13th at 11:59:59 PDT. Voting for each category will be open August 14th to August 21st.
  • Although there will be 20 category winners, only the 10 winners with the most votes will go on to a grand prize round! Voting for this will be August 23rd to August 30th, with the grand prize winner being formally announced September 3rd!

Prizes:
The winner in each category will receive a Craftster pin, and a Craftster USB card.



Plus!
The winner in the Crochet Category will also receive everything needed to make a lovely cowl courtesy of Red Heart!! That includes the Cowl a la Mode pattern, 2 skeins of Boutique Changes yarn in Aquamarine, and a 5mm Susan Bates Bamboo Handle Crochet Hook!


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« Reply #1 on: July 19, 2013 10:11:37 AM »

I hope others are working on their submission.  I know I am! Grin
I'm combining many Craftster loves into my work. Cool
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« Reply #2 on: July 30, 2013 08:08:27 PM »

My entry project is done, I'm just waiting to post! Grin
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« Reply #3 on: July 31, 2013 03:24:01 PM »

My entry project is done, I'm just waiting to post! Grin
YAY!  Way to go!
I have mine done too. Grin
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« Reply #4 on: August 01, 2013 09:36:35 AM »

Can't wait to see your entries in this category!  Just remember that you can't post anywhere on Craftster before the deadline or you will be disqualified! Grin
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« Reply #5 on: August 02, 2013 02:09:17 PM »

New prize added for the Crochet Category, plus GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE details added!
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« Reply #6 on: August 02, 2013 04:43:10 PM »

New prize added for the Crochet Category, plus GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE details added!
oooooooo... LOVE the Crochet Prize Package and what a fabulous Grand Prize.  Though the prizes are great, I'm entering mostly because I want to show some Craftster LOVE! Grin
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« Reply #7 on: August 22, 2013 11:41:17 AM »

CONGRATULATIONS to fantasticmio!!!



Her Rainbow Scrap Granny Square Blanket (with continuous join-as-you-go tutorial) won the Cross-Category Challenge in the Crochet Category! She wins the fabulous prize listed above!

Unfortunately, this project did not receive enough votes to move on to the next round, but be sure to cast your vote for one of the 10 projects that did. Voting will start on Aug 23rd and run to Aug 30th! Go here to vote for the grand prize winner!
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=424917.0
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« Reply #8 on: August 22, 2013 02:43:00 PM »

congrats fantastic!!!!
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« Reply #9 on: August 22, 2013 02:47:39 PM »

Cool ^_^
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