If you're a rock star at heart, but find a customized guitar to be out of your budget, you should check out these thrifty Unfinished Electric Guitar Kits. You'll be able to build your very own guitar with a little help from the pros.
This guitar will only cost you between $150-$300 dollars as opposed to the standard couple thousand. The kit comes with almost everything you'll need to make a great musical instrument. It includes the fingerboard, body, frets, neck and much more.
You can find a variety of DIY guitar styles on the Rockler Woodworking and Hardware site. You'll be sure to impress people if you build one of these on your own.