First Prize (5 winners)

  • koi money clip on blender
    koi money clip on blender
    by Clunky

    The koi fish symbolizes a bunch of good things (strength, prosperity, good luck, yadda yadda) in some Asian cultures, and a gold colored koi specifically symbolizes wealth and prosperity.  With or without money, whipping out this clip from your pocket allows you to keep it classy while taking a f…

  • Adjustable Coin Holder Money Clip
    Adjustable Coin Holder Money Clip
    by jrharari

    Based off the advice that I received from poofrabbit, I altered my previous design of the adjustable money clip with a coin that acted as a screw.  Now in addition to adjusting to the amount of money that you have, it can also hold coins as well!  My old design can be seen at http://www.instructa…

  • Marble Money / Paper Clip
    Marble Money / Paper Clip
    by Mr_o_uk

    I wasn't intending on entering the money clip contest, but as I was looking through all the current entries I found that all (bar a couple) seemed to be of a traditional design - using pressure from the 'bend' to hold the money in place. That inspired me to try and enter with a different method..…

  • "Fortune Frog" Money Clip
    by sath02

    The money clip/credit cards holder (As shown in photo 3) was in my procession for sometimes. It's very old, and I am looking for a new one. I want to have money clip that could hold the credit cards or ID similar to the one I had, as well as some decoration on the money clip that reflects itself…

  • Celtic Knot Money Clip
    Celtic Knot Money Clip
    by tycj

    Here is a quick how to for a Celtic knot design for a money clip. Attached are the relevant cad files.

Money Clip Challenge




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For this 3D Project Challenge brought to you by we are asking you to design or modify a money clip in 3D. Don't worry you've never done any 3D design at all before. We have instructions for how to make your own clip as well as templates that you can modify.

The Instructable that covers the design of our clip is here. Follow along with the instructions or go your own way!

Once again, there are two different ways to enter:

1) Design your own money clip in any CAD program you want
2) Modify this file on 123D Design

Once your design you can enter it as a photo Instructable with a couple of renders of the results or make a full step-by-step Instructable. We can't wait to see what it looks like!

Multiple entries are accepted, but each entrant can only win one prize. Contest is open to entries from US, Canada [excluding Quebec], UK, China, Belgium, the Netherlands, Australia, Colombia, Germany, Switzerland, Norway, India, New Zealand, and Denmark. The Contest begins at 12:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (PT), August 19. Contest closes for entries at 11:59pm PT, September 16.

The winner(s) will be solely responsible for complying with any and all applicable statutes, laws (including, without limitation, common law, if applicable), rules and regulations and for bearing any personal income tax, VAT, withholding taxes, customs duties, or other taxes, fees, insurance, surcharges or other costs relating to receiving, claiming or collecting any prize.

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