Last year we did a custom ornament for our first place winner, which is by far our most popular custom request. We have a selection of dog breed ornaments and a few cat breed ornaments in our shops, but sometimes they just aren't the right match for your pet.
Recently we've started doing more with felt illustrations, both a cartoony style with the Squshies characters and more realistic portraits. We really enjoy making full on felt pictures and they've gotten a good response at shows so we thought for this year's first place prize we should do a felt portrait of the winner.
Last week you got to meet our super cute finalists for the Squshify My Pet 2015 contest and we asked you to help us choose a winner!
You all did a wonderful job helping us to spread the word about voting. The voting turn out was amazing!
Voting was extremely close, we actually had a tie for first place all day yesterday. Unfortunately we can't give away 2 free framed felt portraits, they take a lot of time and are quite pricey to ship. After the tie continued over night, I had Jason vote to break the tie.