Time to announce the winners of the DIY Contest! A huge thanks to our judges: Olivia of A Field Journal , Ez of Creature Comforts, Chelsea of Frolic, Jordan of Oh Happy Day and Katelin of Project Wedding. Their decision was made based on the following criteria: creativity, budget, originality and level of difficulty (or how easy it is for others to execute the project). So without further ado, the winners are….

…third place, receiving a Silhouette Machine ($299 value) is…
 birds on a wire seating chart
DIY Entry #6: Love birds on a wire seating chart. Congrats Jessica!

…second place, receiving a $300 gift card to ModCloth is…
diy paper doily lanterns
DIY Entry #19: Paper Doily Lanterns. Congrats Belinda!

Drumroll please…the project that received the most votes amongst the judges and that will receive $500 is…

…Lauren’s DIY Recycled Chandelier!
diy chandelier

Big thanks to everyone who entered the contest…this DIY Contest was, without a doubt, the most incredible contest we’ve ever ran in history of Ruffled. The outpour of creativity was delightfully overwhelming. We loved going through every single entry! If you missed out on participating this time, don’t worry. We have some new ideas brewing…stay tuned!