From tacky to wacky, classic to comical…’tis the season for holiday sweaters! Every year at The Garment District, we are astounded by the jaw-droppingly hilarious holiday sweaters that pass through our door. Want to see if your sweater is the best around? Enter The Garment District’s 2013 Holiday Sweater Contest! For the grand prize, we’re giving away a $50 store gift card. One runner-up will receive a $25 store gift card.
It’s easy to enter! All you have to do is send us with an image of you in your holiday sweater. Here are the ways to send in your image:
- Email: send your photo to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Instagram: post your photo using #GDsweatersmackdown, and be sure to tag @garmentdistrict
- Facebook: post your photo to our Facebook page
- Twitter: post your photo using #GDsweatersmackdown, and be sure to tag @garmentdistrict
Submissions will be accepted through 1 p.m. EST on Monday, December 16th. On the afternoon of December 16th, we’ll put up a ballot with all of the submissions so that the community can vote for their favorite entry! The poll will be open until Monday, December 23rd, at 1 p.m. EST, and we’ll be announcing the winners on Tuesday, December 24th.
Official contest rules and details:
- Entries will be accepted via email, Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.
- Entries made through Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter cannot be accepted if the contestant’s privacy settings do not allow us to see the image. If you would like to confirm that your submission has been received, please email us.
- Entries will be accepted from now until Wednesday, December 16th. To be considered, all entries must be received by 1 p.m. EST on 12/16/2013.
- Limit of one entry per person.
- Contestants must own the rights to any picture submitted to the contest.
- Entries from our 2012 Holiday Sweater Contest cannot be re-used for our 2013 Holiday Sweater Contest. Contestants from our 2012 Holiday Sweater Contest may re-enter this year, provided they enter using a different image/sweater.
- Entries containing offensive or inappropriate material will be disqualified.
- One Grand Prize winner will receive a $50 store gift card, and one Runner-Up will receive a $25 store gift card. Gift cards are redeemable at The Garment District, Boston Costume, and By The Pound.
- Employees of The Garment District and Boston Costume are not eligible for the Grand Prize or Runner-Up prizes, but will be considered for an Employee Winner prize of a $20 store gift card.
- Winners will be chosen via a public poll on The Garment District’s blog. The poll will be open from the afternoon of December 16th through 1 p.m. EST on Wednesday, December 23rd.
- Winners will be announced on The Garment District blog and social media on Tuesday, December 24th.