The most Painfully Hip DIY Contest

DoesThisLookStupid and Painfully Hip want to see how good you are with your hands. Oh c’mon now don’t be so dirty, you perv. We want to see your best do-it-yourself fashions. Are you passionate about craftiness like this guy…?


Ok, you maybe not that passionate, but we do want to see how hip you are in your own creations. I know we’ve got tons of ridiculously creative readers (i’m talking to you, Etsyers), so please don’t let me down, you don’t wanna miss out on these prizes. Here are the deets:

this kid’s a DIY machine! the question is, are you? Painfully Hip & dtls have teamed up to find out. just post a photo of your best DIY piece on DoesThisLookStupid. time to see whose got the skills!

contest dates
nov 30th through dec 21st, 2007

how to win
post a photo and description of your best DIY piece on DTLS. include “diy” as an outfit tag, OTHERWISE YOU WILL NOT BE INCLUDED IN THE CONTEST (note that you must get at least 30 votes to be considered).

what you win
a $50 gift certificate from Lady Language, a copy of the DIY Bible, ReadyMade: How to Make Almost Everything from the amazing ModCloth, plus $50 in cold hard cash!

Ok, there ya go. Do it. We’ll feature the winner and a few hand-picked honorable mentions here on contest end.




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