If you love fat, this is the contest for you!

On a healthy fat kick? Tell us why and share a recipe. Love deep frying everything? Share your most irresistible creation. Make your own bath and body products with organic fats and oils? Show us how! Obsessed with making butter at home? Teach us your ways!

Share your best projects and recipes featuring fat for your chance to win a $250 gift card and more!

The Fat Challenge is closed.

Grand Prize

19 Prizes

Grand Prize (1)

One Grand Prize winner will receive: 
  • A $250 Amazon gift card
  • And an Instructables mug prize pack.

First Prize (3)

Three First Prize winners will receive:
  • A Cuisinart stick blender set
  • And an Instructables mug prize pack. 

Second Prize (5)

Five Second Prize winners will receive:
  • A 6 inch Shun chef's knife
  • An Instructables mug prize pack.

Runner Up (10)

Ten Runner Up prize winners will receive:
  • An Instructables mug prize pack.
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 Apr 1, 2019 and Apr 29, 2019 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Fat Challenge. 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.


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


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.


When the winners are decided they will be notified and announced here on the contest page.