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You voted, we tallied and now it’s time to announce the winners of the Party Through the Decades Competition presented by BERNINA 3 Series! Drum roll please….

The BurdaStyle community voted for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners:

First place, a $300US cash prize, goes to damianadesigns!!!

Second place, a $100US cash prize, goes to chartreuseant!!!

Third place, a $50US cash prize, goes to feemo!!!

Remember how BERNINA was also picking their favorite to receive a brand new BERNINA 3 Series sewing machine? Well, after much deliberation, BERNINA chose kelepso as the grand prize recipient! This is the first time a man has ever won a competition on BurdaStyle and we couldn’t be happier about it!!

Kelepso also happens to be our Featured Member of the week (pure coincidence!). Get to know him here!

Congratulations to all of you, who wowed us with your amazing skills, fantastic garments and unique inspirations. Wear your party looks well this Holiday Season!

Thanks go out to BERNINA for their help in activating this competition and congratulations to all of you who participated, we can’t wait to see what you guys submit for our next competition. Stay tuned!

Step up to a machine that won’t hold you back: The BERNINA 3 Series. The affordable new line combines superior performance, outstanding durability, and incredible Swiss engineering.


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    Feb 1, 2011, 10.56 PMby Mary Lunardi

    Congrats to the talented winners. Fantastic work folks. Well Done. I am so very impressed.

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    Jan 17, 2011, 04.25 PMby Monjio

    Congratulations to all the winners! Wow, just stumbled on the results of this competition! It is a wonderful idea!

    When does the next one begin? There was a wonderful outpour of creativity, I can not wait for the next one to begin!!

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    Dec 28, 2010, 01.39 PMby luxihere

    Congrats to the winners. Happy New year to you all

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    Dec 23, 2010, 04.34 PMby marianne10

    Awesome creations! Congratulations to the winners!

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    Dec 17, 2010, 06.24 PMby farah mohamad

    Congratulations to all the winners. I am so happy for you.

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    Dec 17, 2010, 09.34 AMby namia20

    Congs people chartreuseaut!!! your dress is so elegant

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    Dec 16, 2010, 08.17 PMby stuffit-1

    Congratulations to everyone! Your dresses look so amazing!

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    Dec 16, 2010, 09.09 AMby gewasine

    Congratiulations! Love those designs, especially the pink dress!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 01.07 PMby lyudmyla

    Wow, beautiful !!! . Congratulations to the winners!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 11.30 AMby Maria Alejandra Curbelo Cal

    Congratulations!…I luv it!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 10.00 AMby sewlikeabee6

    Congrats all great jobs all 4.

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    Dec 15, 2010, 09.57 AMby sewlikeabee6

    Congrats Kelepso, I sent your ,congrats on the page before the contest, well it is still there if you want to read it. You are busy on your new machine I understand !!! Have a Great Week,have fun.

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      Dec 17, 2010, 03.21 AMby kelepso

      Thank you again sewlikeabee! I appreciate it!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 09.15 AMby Ophelia K

    Those 4 people and their projects are so incredible. Many things to learn from them!! Congratulations!!! Looking forward to seeing their new work!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 08.10 AMby doudou

    Congrats all !

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    Dec 15, 2010, 06.53 AMby kraftykatina

    Wonderful!! Congrats all!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 05.31 AMby vasea

    Congratulations to the winners! The dresses are great, but the one on the second place is my favourite.

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    Dec 15, 2010, 02.21 AMby rdejam

    Congratulations to you all! Fabulous dresses.

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    Dec 15, 2010, 01.35 AMby scarlettred41816

    Way to go to all winners!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 01.22 AMby galadriel54

    Absolutely beautiful! Congratulations to all the winners!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 12.58 AMby whitneydawncook

    Those designs are all a totally fab! I wish I was that talented! I am so glad the art of sewing is so in style! Kudos to the winners!

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    Dec 15, 2010, 12.25 AMby janetbernasconi

    You picked the perfect people as winners. I just love their creations. Congratulations to all of you. Very well deserved. Janet Bernasconi

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    Dec 14, 2010, 11.24 PMby Vivat Veritas

    congrats everyone!!!

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    Dec 14, 2010, 11.23 PMby verypurpleperson

    Congratulations to the winners! Kelepso’s outfit is my favorite!

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    Dec 14, 2010, 09.42 PMby bubbieone

    Kelepso love the jacket.! Might use the idea myself!

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    Dec 14, 2010, 09.39 PMby tinybows

    congrats everyone!

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