Halloween is a great time of year to expand your costume collection to include more leather! Whether you plan to dress as your favorite sci-fi character or super hero, leather is the perfect material for the masks, belts, armor and other accoutrements for your perfect Halloween costume.
Aside from Halloween, there are tons of other great ways to incorporate leather into your life.

Make bags, wallets, saddles, shoes - pretty much anything you need could use a leather accessory.

Show us your best leather goods to win some fantastic prize packs from Tandy Leather!

We are also offering a special judges prize pack for best leather mask! Can't wait to see what kind of mask you make with us.

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. Tandy Leather employees and their immediate family members are ineligible to compete in the contest.The Contest begins at 12:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (PT), September , 2014. Contest closes for entries at 11:59pm PT, October 27, 2014

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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The Leather Goods Contest is closed.

Grand Prize

8 Prizes

Grand Prize (1)

One Grand Prize winner will win:

Judges Prize: Best Mask (1)

One Judges Prize: Best Mask will win:

First Prize (2)

Two First Prize winners will receive:

Second Prize (4)

Four Second Prize winners 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 Sep 29, 2014 and Oct 27, 2014 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Leather Goods 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.


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.