We're pleased to present the Bag Contest! Bags help us carry our things, protect them from the elements, transport goods, and more. For this contest, we want you to either make a bag or use a bag to make something else!

Prizes include an iPad Mini, GoalZero portable speaker, RuMe organizer bag, and more. There's also a special judges' prize for bags that are sewn, so stitch up something special for a chance to win!

The Bag Contest is closed.

Grand Prize

20 PRIZES

Grand Prize (1)

One Grand Prize winner will receive:

Judges' Prize: Sewing (1)

One Judges Prize winner for a sewing project will receive:

First Prize (3)

Three First Prize winners will receive:

Second Prize (5)

Five Second Prize winners will receive:

Runner Up (10)

Ten Runner Up Prize winner will receive:
HOW IT WORKS

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Dec 26, 2016 and Feb 13, 2017 (11:59pm PT).

Enter

Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Bag Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.

Accepting

Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.

Voting

Instructables members can vote for an entry during the contest plus 3 days after the contest closes.

Judging

A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.

Winners

When the winners are decided they will be announced here on the contest page. All entrants will be notified when this happens.