The Craftys: Awards That Celebrate the Best in Craft

Craft & Design
The Craftys: Awards That Celebrate the Best in Craft


Celebrate the many awesome people and projects in the world of crafting with The Craftys!

Vote on your favorite entries—and nominate your favorite crafters or even yourself—in 10 categories, including the following:

  • Knitting & Crochet
  • Sewing & Quilting
  • Scrapbooking & Paper Crafts
  • Jewelry-Making
  • Edible Crafts
  • General Crafts
  • Best Curated Craft/DIY Pinterest Board
  • Best Craft Blogger
  • Home Decor/DIY Project
  • Best Young Crafter (under 18)

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The Details:

Welcome to the first Craftys — Awards that celebrate the best in craft!

The winner of each category walks away with $200. The “best in show” winner from these categories earns another $1,000!

— Scroll down upload photo(s) of your craft project, along with a few details (no tutorial required) in the category of your choice.
— Enter as many craft projects in whatever categories you want – you can also nominate someone else’s work.
— You have until May 26, 2014 to enter!

When you vote on any of the entries (by clicking on the heart underneath the photo) you’re also entered to win one of the gift packs from Red Heart Yarns, We R Memory Keepers and Blick Art Materials and iLoveToCreate. Each is worth hundreds of dollars.

The Dates:

MAY 26th: Nominations and voting close at 11:59pm PDT
JUNE 6th: Winners announced

To see further details, check out the entries, or nominate a project, head on over to The Craftys!

Full disclosure: I’m one of the judges, and I can’t wait to see all of your wonderful entries!

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Haley Pierson-Cox from Red-Handled Scissors is a maker of crafts, a lover of cats, an avid swearing enthusiast, a cross-stitch book author, and a general purveyor of quirk. She's also sometimes an irritable cartoon named Tiny Cranky Haley.

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