Category Archives: Design Challenge Five

Guest Judge Remarks: Carolyn Friedlander

 Who doesn’t love flea market finds? I know I do, and I can tell that these designers do too. As a whole, the designs felt effortless and sincerely inspired. Each designer did a great job conveying her own flavor while … Continue reading

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Judge Remarks – Madeleine Roberg

With each round the designs have increasingly gotten better and while the score sheet has remained stable the judging has increased in complexity. Michele, congratulations on a another victory.  Your design this challenge highlighted your skills as a versatile designer … Continue reading

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Judge Remarks: Ellen Rushman

One of the highlights of planning and organizing REPEAT has been to dream up the design challenges.  Madeleine and I have spent many moons sitting around knocking ideas around.  Usually when we come up with the idea we end up … Continue reading

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And the Winner of the Flea Market Challenge is…

Michele Rosenboom!  Michele referenced a great designer, Charles Eames, who everyone wishes was more well represented at their local flea market!  The judges liked the simplicity of Michele’s designs as well as the different color palettes used in each design. … Continue reading

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Which Flea Market are you willing to pay full price at?

Which fabric would make you think twice as you get lost in the aisles of your favorite flea market?  Vote for your favorite designs below between now and Sunday July 8th at midnight!    

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Design Challenge Five: Tammie Bennett

it’s funny that this month’s challenge was flea market because my sister and i just discovered a new flea market in brooklyn.  i found myself hunting for vintage trim – lace, buttons, beads, velvet, etc.  i also have always been … Continue reading

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Design Challenge Five: Krissy Callahan

This was an excellent challenge!  For my flea market inspiration I reflected on my own (and one of my very favorite) experiences trolling through a vintage flea market in Paris. This was something we stumbled upon and were delighted to … Continue reading

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Design Challenge Five: Jessica Pollak

I was absolutely thrilled when I saw this month’s challenge would be flea market inspired! One of my favorite things about living in New England is the fabulous selection of vintage furniture and home goods. A lot of our furniture … Continue reading

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Design Challenge Five: Michele Rosenboom

Flea Market Finds.  What a great theme for this challenge!  Over past year or so, shopping flea markets has become one of my favorite things to do with my friends. As I was compiling some of my recent flea market … Continue reading

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Guest Judge Profile: Carolyn Friedlander

We were lucky enough to meet Ms. Carolyn Friedlander at the Modern Quilt Guild meet up at Fall 2011 Market.  Carolyn is a pattern designer based out of Lake Wales, Florida.  Her background includes a degree in architecture, which you … Continue reading

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Design Challenge Five

Flea markets are full of amazing treasures… For this challenge we want to integrate all the fun finds you dream of finding at the flea market. Right now, between the two of us, we are totally obsessed with footstools, teapots, … Continue reading

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