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Where Sewing Rocks!

112 Boeykens Place

Suites 3F-G

Normal, IL 61761

Each year The Sewing Room personally invites select students to participate in the design challenge. This year 3 students have accepted and completed the challenge. We invite you to read the participants guidelines and also how you can participate by voting. 

1 Person = 1 Vote



Voting is NOW Closed

Find out who the winner is live at this year's annual fashion show

Rock The Runway

Sunday, May 21

6:00 p.m.

Double Tree Hotel Conference Center

10 Brickyard Dr. / Bloomington, IL


Color Blocking Challenge

Directions to the participating sewists: use a pattern you have used previously in level 1 or 2 as a starting point to develop a garment/outfit using multiple pieces of fabric/color which create blocks of color/patterns throughout your finished look.  The finished product does not have to remain the same the same shape as the original pattern.  You can develop the look in any direction you wish to go.


Participants are judged in 3 categories:

1) Level of Creativity

2) Level of Execution (sewing ability)

3) # of Votes

Directions to participating voters:

Each person may cast only 1 vote. 

Review the below images of each participant.

Cast your vote for your favorite below and select the submit button. 

Voting closes at 10:00 p.m. - Saturday, May 20. 

The winner will be announced live at the fashion show on Sunday, May 21.