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We teamed up with ModCloth, the fantastic emporium of all things cute and retro, to get everyone in the giving spirit by challenging you all to make a holiday present for someone you love using ModCloth’s handmade and DIY section as inspiration.

Congratulations to the first BurdaStyle competition winners of 2011….

The editors at ModCloth chose this vintage inspired apron as their favorite!

Modcloth Handmade Contest – Vintage Housewife Apron by girlofmanycolors

You, BurdaStyle, chose this knit hat as the community favorite!

Cloche Hat ModCloth Handmade Contest by venusop

Congratulations to girlofmanycolors and venusop who impressed both the ModCloth editors and the BurdaStyle community with their amazing handmade gifts. The two winners will each receive a $100 gift certificate to spoil themselves at ModCloth. Congrats ladies!

Thank you to everyone who participated. You are truly inspiring!


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    Jan 6, 2011, 06.23 PMby tonierenee

    Congratulations! And thanks for inspiring us…That’s starting the new year off right.

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    Jan 5, 2011, 05.51 PMby niamhh

    Congratulations! (:

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    Jan 5, 2011, 06.42 AMby luxihere

    Congrats to winners!

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    Jan 5, 2011, 04.18 AMby sealtopaz

    Congratulations gals!

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    Jan 5, 2011, 12.45 AMby girlofmanycolors

    Akk! I’m so excited! Thank you thank you thank you Burdastyle and Modcloth!!

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    Jan 5, 2011, 12.03 AMby sewlikeabee6

    Congratulations gals!!!!!!!!! what a cute hat and def a old fashion apron. great jobs gals.

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    Jan 4, 2011, 11.00 PMby Dibaj

    Congratulations to ladies :)

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    Jan 4, 2011, 10.36 PMby caramia-made

    Congratulations! I love both of them! I wish I had that hat today, it’s snowy and grey but that hat would certainly brighten things up!

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    Jan 4, 2011, 08.05 PMby sarahmaccarelli

    Congrats. I love the hat! <3

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    Jan 4, 2011, 06.06 PMby threadsquare

    both are lovely! congrats!!!

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    Jan 4, 2011, 04.41 PMby rdejam

    Congrats, ladies! I loved the apron and the cloche is super cute!

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    Jan 4, 2011, 04.27 PMby elisabethdavis

    both well deserved! great job! congrats!

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    Jan 4, 2011, 03.49 PMby kelepso

    Yay! One of my favorites one! Congrats to you both, but especially to my BurdaStyle (Web) friend Venusop.

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      Jan 4, 2011, 05.37 PMby venusop

      Thank you! I never win anything, so this is huge for me

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    Jan 4, 2011, 03.45 PMby neama

    Well done ladies:)

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    Jan 4, 2011, 12.00 PMby belit

    Congrats ladies! :D

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    Jan 4, 2011, 11.44 AMby fashionfreek


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    Jan 4, 2011, 10.37 AMby loyl8

    congrats ladies!!!

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