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Fabulous Prizes provided by Echidna Sewing Capalaba Brisbane

Join us for the next 3 months of fabulous sew-a-longs

Each month we will release a new sew-a-long design

machine embroidery sew-a-long challenge

Each month we will choose a 1st Place , 2nd and 3rd Place winners ( plus 4th, 5th and 6th)

At the end of the 3 sew-a-longs we will have a total of 18 monthly winners.

We will put the 18 winning entries to public voting on October 1st, 2017

The GRAND PRIZE WINNER will be the entry that receives the most votes by 5pm October 3rd 2017.

Grand prize winner will be announced on the website, Sweet Pea Facebook groups and notified by email




1st Place winner will receive: http://www.echidnaclub.com.au/shop/echidna-embroidery-thread-boxed-sets/H-STARTER-Thread-Set From Echidna Sewing . PLUS $100 Sweet Pea gift voucher

2nd Place winner will receive: http://www.echidnaclub.com.au/shop/echidna-embroidery-thread-boxed-sets/H-15BONUSSET From Echidna Sewing .PLUS $50 Sweet Pea gift voucher

3rd Place winner will receive: http://www.echidnaclub.com.au/shop/embroidery-cutaway-tearaway-washaway-topping From Echidna Sewing .PLUS $25 Sweet Pea gift voucher

4th, 5th and 6th place winners will receive a Sweet Pea design of their choice.

All place winners will be judged on the best photos submitted. Judges decision is final. This is a competition of skill.

All place winners will be announced on the website, Sweet Pea Facebook groups and notified by email.

And the GRAND PRIZE WINNER will win


A BROTHER /F440E- embroidery Machine valued at $1499 AUD (Australian winner only – due to shipping legislation)

OR $1000 (Australian Dollars ) Sweet Pea gift voucher (for non Australian grand prize winner)



Each monthly sew-a-long will run for 3 weeks

Each Month’s sew-a-long design will be revealed 2 weeks before the sew-a-long starts.

July sew-a-long Starts July 10-July 31 (Australian time)

August sew-a-long starts August 10-August 31 (Australian time) -this will be suitable for 4×4 hoops

September sew-a-long starts September 9-September 30(Australian time)


July sew-a-long Challenge details

machine embrosew-a-long challenge


Everyone one in any part of the World can join in this Sew-a-Long Challenge. You will need a computerized Embroidery Machine to participate.

To join this SEW-A-LONG CHALLENGE we ask that you agree to stitch out the Tassel Bag design within the 3 week time frame and post a photo of your Sweet Pea entry in the Sweet Pea ‘s 2017 SEW-A-LONG CHALLENGE Facebook group https://www.facebook.com/groups/449801038718589/

$5 AUD Discount code for sew-a-long design can be found in the ‘pinned post’ in the July Sew-a-long Challenge Facebook


To be eligible for July Sew-a-long Challenge judging

  • you must make the Tassel Bag without any alterations to the design ( you cannot add any more applique or leave any off)
  • you do NOT have to add the tassels
  • You can use store bought fringing /tassels instead of making them
  • you can use a store purchased strap
  • the strap does not have to be made the same as ours
  • you can add embroidered name , initials or verse to the bag. You can add sequins or beads but no embroidered patches/applique
  • you can use any fastening for the flap of the bag, you do not have to use a Kam snap
  • you can make this bag in any fabric you like
  • you do not have to enter in each of the 3 months (July, August, September) to be eligible for the Grand Prize
  • you can enter as many times as you like in each month


This sweet Tassel bag comes in one size for the 5×7 hoop .  This is a machine embroidery design .

There are three different panel designs and a design for the flap.  Requires multiple hoopings and the borders and lining are added with your sewing machine.. The bag is completely lined and finished beautifully.

Finished Dimensions:

5×7 = 37cm w x 17cm h x 7cm deep (15″ x 6.5″ x 3″)

Fabric requirements-

machine embroidery design fabric requirements

Full photo instructions and directions on how to make the bags are included with your purchase

machine embroidery in the hoop designs

It is our intention to offer you the best service always and for our designs to be of the highest.

Designs come in all formats except ART. Bernina’s can use EXP. Formats pes, hus, sew, xxx, jef, vp3, vip, mit, dat, dst, exp etc.

All formats are included with your purchase.


Follow the instructional video on our YouTube Channel:

machine emmbroidery designs YouTube Channel

click here to go to our YouTube channel


Sweet Pea is based in Australia so all times and dates are in local Australian time….

To follow the countdown to Sew-a-long finish date please use this link …




Machine embroidery designs countdown clock


Do NOT share the discount code nor file with ANYONE, if you know someone who wants to join please send them here to join us.( It is illegal to share or on sell our design files)



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