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For all of you who have been eagerly anticipating the results of the BurdaStyle x Instructables Fashion Challenge, the wait is over! Click through to see whose creation took home the grand prize, including an industrial sewing machine from Singer, as well as all the first prize winners and runner-ups.

lw119 took the grand prize for her Corset for the Business Professional project:


While tokichu21, dipity, antibromide and nataliehua wowed both the Instructables and BurdaStyle communities with their unique hand-crafted pieces to capture the first prize which includes a Singer Confidence machine!

Clockwise from top left: Gown Inspired by Coral Reefs by tokichu21, Irish Dancing Dress by dipity, Open Back Flower Dress by antibromide, T-Shirt Prada Dress by nataliehua.

Make sure to check out all the runner-ups, including Jesswilde’s adorable Ruffle Dress and vinasu’s chic Lady in Red dress inspired by Roland Mouret and Victoria Beckham!

Thanks to everyone who participated and a special thanks to Instructables for hosting this fun and creative contest.


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    Jul 14, 2011, 02.13 PMby fashionfreek

    I agree..that corset is lovely.:-)

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    Jul 13, 2011, 05.21 AMby inkidesigns

    Inspired me to haul out my old patterns again!!! Well done to all the contestants :)

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    Jul 13, 2011, 12.18 AMby janetbernasconi

    What a gorgeous corset. I love the white shirt underneath and I would love to wear that to work. Definitely deserved to be the grand prize winner. Everyone did a beautiful job. Congratulations. ;-)

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