Photo contest


So here we are at last! I am so excited to kick of this contest as a little thank you to you all for your amazing support!! Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!

Start: Tuesday, 27th of November 2018 at 12:00 pm GMT

Closing: Monday, 10th of December 2018 at 5:00 pm GMT.

The winners will be announced on Wednesday the 12th of December 2018 at 12:00 pm GMT

What can I win? 

This is a facebook and instagram photo contest. There are three available prizes to be won. The top 8, most popular photos, will be entered into a final and the winners will be decided by a judging panel. Ensure to add the hashtag #craftypetscontest on your facebook and instagram submissions!! 

The Theme of this contest is 'Crafty pets' 

So for example, Loni, my sister’s cat, (in the photo below) thought my macramé board was an appropriate place to take a nap. If you have a cute little ‘helper’ at home here is your chance to enter the competition. Your entry photo must have to do with pets & crafts and can be funny, cute, mischievous etc… share your entry with family & friends to collect votes! Posts on instagram with the hashtag #craftypetscontest will automatically be entered into the gallery. 


Click here to submit your photo


Loni taking a nap on my macrame boardLoni taking a nap on my macrame board

There are three prizes up for grabs:

1st Prize

As a multi medium lover I know how important it is to have a bit of everything. For that reason I have decided to put together a bundle of hand picked, high quality gemstone cabochons, 4 full strands of popular gemstones, 210 m of 0.4 m micro macrame s-lon cords, 32m of 0.9 s-lon, 40 m of silver plated wire in the most used gauges and much more!. This is a comprehensive designers materials kit worth £125 including:

  • AAA blue flash, striped labradorite 
  • Ammonite fossil
  • Yellow inclusions phantom quartz
  • Brown inclusions phantom quartz
  • Dragon veins marquise agate cabochon
  • Purple fluorite cabochon
  • Green, facet cut fluorite
  • Titanium druzy geode 
  • Lapis lazuli cabochon
  • amazonite cabochon
  • 2 diamond cut mossanite 
  • 1 strand of fresh water pearls
  • 1 strand of Labradorite rondelles
  • 1 strand of Mozambiquan garnet fancy cut
  • 1 strand of amethyst drops
  • 10 m of 1 mm silver plated wire
  • 10 m of 0.8 mm silver plated wire
  • 10 m of 0.6 mm silver plated wire
  • 10 m of 0.4 mm silver plated wire
  • 70 m of white s-lon cord
  • 70 m of light brown s-lon cord
  • 70 m of aqua s-lon cord
  • 32 m of khaki s-lon cord
  • 3 x 15 tibetan spacer beads 
  • 3 pairs of earring findings
  • 15 ball pins
  • 16 jumprings
  • 2 pairs of toggle clasps
  • 4 kumihimo cord ends
  • 10g of 11/0  topaz jet lined Toho seed beads
  • 10g of 11/0 Aqua Jet lined Toho seed beads
  • 10g of 11/0 Crystal Rose gold line Toho seed beads
  • 3 x satin lined gift boxes

2nd Prize

One of a kind micro macramé abalone shell necklace & a silver plated, fresh water pearl, wire bracelet worth £75


3rd Prize 

Two free tutorials of your choice plus £15 credit on anything on the Imbali Crafts website worth £25