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Costume Contest Winners!

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We’re so excited to announce the winners of the silliest and sweetest handmade costume contest EVER.  With over 500 entries, thank goodness we had our kind partners to help us choose.  And the winners are…

General Awesomeness:

1st Place Winner: sweetestpea! Raking in a $150 Etsy shopping spree and a surprise grab bag of handmade goods from Etsy sellers, courtesy of BoingBoing.net.


2nd Place Winner (L): clevergirl! Scooping up a big bag of limited edition Etsy goodies: T-shirt, poster, postcards, stickers, lip balm, buttons, and a tote bag.

3rd Place Winner (R): unordinary! Getting her self a limited edition Etsy totebag.

Judges: Etsy and BoingBoing.net, ranked second most popular blog in the world!

Green:


1st Place Winner:bamabelle! Wins a $150 Etsy shopping spree and a $100 donation, in your name, to Conservation International.


2nd Place Winner (L): SewCherie! Winning a big bag of limited edition Etsy goodies: T-shirt, poster, postcards, stickers, lip balm, buttons, and a tote bag.

3rd Place Winner (R): martinichick! Collecting a Limited Edition Etsy Totebag.

Judges: Etsy and Treehugger.com (Your one-stop shop for green news, solutions, and product information.)

Pet:


1st Place Winner: royaldook! Royaldook wins a $150 Etsy shopping spree and The First Year of Craft (vol. 1 – 4), courtesy of the good people over at Craft!

2nd Place Winner (L): LoveLiThings! Winning a big bag of limited edition Etsy goodies: T-shirt, poster, postcards, stickers, lip balm, buttons, and a tote bag!

3rd Place Winner (R): sallyenglanddesign! Scooping up a limited edition Etsy totebag.

Judges: Etsy & Natalie Zee Drieu from Craftzine.com, the first project-based magazine dedicated to the renaissance that is occurring within the world of crafts.

Kid & Baby:

 

1st Place Winner: mamazakka ! Who wins,  $150 Etsy shopping spree and a feature in Babble.com’s Droolicious blog for must have baby products!

2nd Place Winner (L): tiachia!  Winning a big bag of limited edition Etsy goodies: T-shirt, poster, postcards, stickers, lip balm, buttons, and a tote bag.

3rd Place Winner(R): babbashop! Who wins a limited edition Etsy totebag.

Judges: Etsy & Babble.com, the magazine and community for a new generation of parents.

T-Shirt:

1st place: thimblescratch!  $150 Etsy shopping spree and $150 Threadless bucks and a feature on Tcritic.com, the best t-shirt blog on the web.

2nd place (L): groundwork! A big bag of limited edition Etsy goodies: T-shirt, poster, postcards, stickers, lip balm, buttons, and a tote bag, $100 Threadless bucks and a feature on Tcritic.com.

3rd place (R): SeeSoul!  A limited edition etsy totebag, $50 Threadless bucks, and a feature on Tcritic.com.

Judges: Etsy, Threadless.com and Tcritic.com.

Sci-fi:

 

1st Place Winner: uniqueboutiquey! Who wins a $150 Etsy shopping spree and Make volume 1 and volume 2 (over $100 value!).

  

2nd Place Winner (L): candypopcreations! She wins a big bag of limited edition Etsy goodies: T-shirt, poster, postcards, stickers, lip balm, buttons, and a tote bag.

3rd Place Winner (R): Steffelzo wins a limited edition Etsy totebag.

Judges: Etsy and the lovely Phil from Makezine.com.

Thank you so much to all who entered.  It was so fun to see these roll in over the past few weeks.  Here are a slew of honorable mentions! 

  • bunny

    bunny says:

    SO many awesome entries. I love the ferret costume especially! Too cute!!!!

    7 years ago

  • PicturesofLily

    PicturesofLily says:

    Oh I was so hoping the Edward Scissor Hands would win. That costume is very cool. Congrats to all.

    7 years ago

  • SpaTherapy

    SpaTherapy says:

    Congrats!! Great entries everyone!

    7 years ago

  • SweetWolf

    SweetWolf says:

    Thanks to all the entrants for the laughs, and inspiration to not be so lazy next year!!

    7 years ago

  • humblebea

    humblebea says:

    Congrats to all of the winners!!!

    7 years ago

  • mmmfiber

    mmmfiber says:

    That's a bunch of really awesome awesomeness.

    7 years ago

  • wittyworkshop

    wittyworkshop says:

    wow! You guys ROCK the costume department! Congrats to all the winners and Happy Halloween!

    7 years ago

  • BKMHattitude

    BKMHattitude says:

    Great costumes!!

    7 years ago

  • MayaBella

    MayaBella says:

    Amazingly amazing costumes!!

    7 years ago

  • OpulentOddities

    OpulentOddities says:

    Must have been hard to choose! I loooove the baby shrimp costume! AWWW.

    7 years ago

  • PurpleLobster

    PurpleLobster says:

    oh pooo i thought i had a good chance in winning the t-shirt contest...

    7 years ago

  • eclipse

    eclipse says:

    The Edward Scissorhands costume is AMAZING! Bravo to all the winners. Have the winners for the costume renegades been announced yet? (the people outside the US who couldn't enter this one)

    7 years ago

  • RunAliceRun

    RunAliceRun says:

    Great job everyone!

    7 years ago

  • twolefthands

    twolefthands says:

    Congratulations to everyone, love Edward Scissorhands!

    7 years ago

  • ravenshold

    ravenshold says:

    Congratulations to everyone! I love the Ewok costume, it confirms my idea that push face cats do look like ewoks.

    7 years ago

  • MillieDogDesigns

    MillieDogDesigns says:

    Congratulations everyone! I'm amazed at the excellent costumes submitted. Well Done!

    7 years ago

  • jmillen

    jmillen says:

    Way to go everyone! Its fun to see all of the creativity we have here!

    7 years ago

  • gardenjewels

    gardenjewels says:

    Wonderfully creative work everyone!! Absolutely LOVE the baby lobster?shrimp and butterfly :)

    7 years ago

  • meliadezines

    meliadezines says:

    Edward scissorhands rocks very well done. The little elf kid costume is hilarious. The party poop takes the cake! Wouldnt that be fun to wear to work.

    7 years ago

  • stellaloella Admin

    stellaloella says:

    Yay! Congratulations to all the winners. There were so many amazing entries. Great work, everyone!

    7 years ago

  • SarahSays Admin

    SarahSays says:

    Congrats! I received a hug from Robot this weekend.

    7 years ago

  • royaldook

    royaldook says:

    Dook! Dook! Dook! (ok that was Journey, all happy because she got extra Ferretone for being such a good model!) We are so excited! We thought there were soooo many awesome creative costumes! We were rooting for Edward Scissorhands too! Of course we have a special place in our hearst for Gnomes! Thank you Etsy for having such a cool contest!

    7 years ago

  • Vanessa Admin

    Vanessa says:

    Costumerenegades are here: http://www.etsy.com/storque/section/spotlight/article/costume-renegades/528/

    7 years ago

  • colortheory

    colortheory says:

    These are amazing! Today is such a fun day.

    7 years ago

  • HeyMichelle

    HeyMichelle says:

    Great costumes! Go robot (which I got to see in person at the Etsy halloween party), and the unicorn is awesome! Love that sushi baby, and the cats in costume crack me up. Great job, everyone!

    7 years ago

  • makemesmile

    makemesmile says:

    Wow, amazing entries. I like that t-shirt from Groundwork. Congratulations to the winners. But... Everyone's a winner: wasn't it fun to make these, hehe! =^x^=

    7 years ago

  • desertembroidery

    desertembroidery says:

    Awesome job everyone!!!!

    7 years ago

  • princessvivi

    princessvivi says:

    Very nice! Everyone is so creative!

    7 years ago

  • CheesecakeBree

    CheesecakeBree says:

    Congrats, winners! I love that shrimp baby.

    7 years ago

  • Boxie

    Boxie says:

    OMG I almost peed my pants on some of these, they made me laugh so much - in a good way!! Great job everyone!!!

    7 years ago

  • shparklee

    shparklee says:

    brilliant! jenmaestre: you MUST make another mosquito mask that is fantastic! well done everyone, i feel inspired to make a better costume for halloween now!

    6 years ago

  • steampunkjewelry

    steampunkjewelry says:

    I love the little gnome costume but Edward! WOW! Well done!!!!

    5 years ago

  • sterlingvezz

    sterlingvezz says:

    The Edward Scissor Hands costume is looking amazing! and I really like this costume very much.

    3 years ago