(DE-FI) T-shirt Design Contest

T-Shirt Design Contest in support of The House of (DE-FI)ance

You've been asking for t-shirts and we're about to deliver. Only first we need you to design it, it's time to rep Dayton and our emerging fashion community with our very first T-shirt Design Contest. Check out the details below and send us your t shirt design today!

Calling All Artists

Design  a new T-shirt  for the Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC  for a chance to win a $250 PLUS 20% commission on all t-shirt sales  featuring your design.proceeds for t-shirt sales will be in support of  The House of (DE-FI)ance: A Fashion & Design Co-working Experience.

Design Our Next T-shirt

Show  us how creative you are, and send us your design for a new (DE-FI)  T-shirt. We'll select six finalist images, where the winning artist's  image will be used on an upcoming series of tees--if yours is chosen,  we'll give you a $250 and will be paid 20% commission on all t-shirt  sales featuring the winning design.

The Rules

Design will be printed as a maximum of 8" x 8"

All submissions become property of the Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC

Entries   MUST be non-copyrighted and will be accepted until March 13 and the  semi-finalist will be announced during the 937 Street Style Festival at  the Headlining Runway Experience at Dayton Fashion Week on Saturday,  March 21, 2020.

Winners will receive $250 plus 20% commission on all t-shirt sales featuring their design.

An internal committee will vote on design contest winners

full rules & regulations

Step 1

Create a Design that:

1) Is an original creation that is not copyrighted

2) Incorporates the Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC or simply (DE-FI)

3) Has an empowering or (DE-FI)ant theme

Step 2

Email Your Artwork

Info@daytonemergingfashionincubator.com

Step 3

Show off Your Design  on Social Media Using

#WhatDoYouDEFI

“Design our next T-shirt Contest”

OFFICIAL RULES AND REGULATIONS
TERMS & CONDITIONS

Void where prohibited by law.

How to Enter:

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  YOU MUST BE 13 OR OVER IN ORDER TO ENTER THIS CONTEST.

You can enter the Design our first T-Shirt Contest by submitting a T-shirt design at info@daytonemergingfashionincubator.com   Designs must be limited to no more than four colors and when  submitted, must fit within an 8”x8” space.  Entries must be submitted in  .jpg, .png, .pdf format, and be no larger than 10 MB.  You MUST include  your legal name and  age.

Entries must be submitted by the  individual entrant. All Entries become the property of The Dayton  Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC when submitted and will not be  returned to entrant. The Contest Period begins on February 1, 2020 at  12:00 A.M. Eastern Standard Time and ends on June 6, 2020 at 11:59 P.M.  Eastern Standard Time.

Sponsored by:

The Dayton Emerging  Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC in support of the House of (DE-FI)ance: A  Fashion & Design Co-working Experience. P.O. Box 1664, Dayton, OH  45401

Eligibility:

The Contest is open to legal residents  of the fifty (50) states of the United States (including the District  of Columbia) who are 13 years of age or older as of date of entry  (“Entrant”). The prizes are personal to the selected winner and are not  assignable to any other person or entity. Employees, officers and  directors and their immediate families (spouses, parents, siblings and  children and those living in the same households) of (DE-FI), their  affiliates, subsidiaries, consultants, contractors, legal, advertising,  public relations, promotional, fulfillment and marketing agencies, and  web site providers/web masters are not eligible to participate. Void in  FL, RI, NY, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and U.S. Military  installations located in a foreign country.

Duration.

Entries for the Contest will be accepted only during the Contest Period.

Limitation on the Number of Entries:

Limit  one entry per person.  Additional entries will be disqualified, and  (DE-FI) reserves the right to disqualify any person that submits  multiple entries.  Multiple, automated, bulk entries, or entries  submitted by third parties will be disqualified, and will void all  entries by that Entrant.

Prize(s):

One (1) grand prize prizes will be awarded.

The  winner will receive $250  and 20% of all all t-shirt sales feature the  winning design.   In addition, the winner shall have their Entry used on  an upcoming series of t-shirts produced by the Dayton Emerging Fashion  Incubator (DE-FI) LLC as a part of a crowdfunding campaign created to  support The House of (DE-FI)ance: A Fashion & Design Co-working  Experience.  Please note that t-shirts given away as a tier prize for  the crowdfunding campaign are not eligible for commission based pay to  the winner.

The Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) has  absolute discretion to choose the prizes and no requests for  substitution or replacement will be honored.  All prizes are  nontransferable and must be accepted as awarded.

Winner Selection and Notification:

Winners  will be selected by a panel of judges chosen by the Dayton  Emerging  Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC using subjective criteria from all  eligible entries received.  All decisions made by Dayton  Emerging  Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC in relation to the Contest are final and  binding. All entries must be submitted by Friday, March 6, 2020 at 11:59  p.m. Eastern Standard Time.  The judges shall make their selection  during the 937 Street Style Festival as a part of the Headlining Runway  Experience  at Dayton Fashion Week on Saturday, June 20th, 2020.

Though  not required, entrants are encouraged to attend the 937 Street Style  Festival, where the 6 semi-finalist designs will be revealed and  ultimate winner will be announced. Should the winner not be in  attendance at the time of announcement. The winner shall be notified by  email by Saturday, June 27, 2020.  The sole obligation of the Dayton   Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC is to send an email to the  address provided at the time of entry. The winner will have until July 11th, 2020 to respond.

If the prize is not claimed by July 11th, 2020,  an alternate prize winner will be selected by the same panel of judges  from the other 5 semi-finalist.  The original prize winner will forfeit  all rights and have no further rights to any prize nor any claims  against the Dayton  Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC based on the  forfeiture of their winnings.  Return of prize or winner notification as  undeliverable, failure to respond to notification, failure to reach the  winner and/or failure to provide required proof of eligibility and  release(s) in a timely manner may result in disqualification and  selection of an alternate winner.

Error Correction:

The  Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC reserves the right to  correct or change any and all printing, typographical or mechanical  errors.  If because of a printing or other technical error, or for any  other reason, more prizes are claimed than the number set forth in these  Official Rules, a random drawing will be held among all eligible  claimants making purportedly valid claims to award the advertised number  of prizes available.  Only the number of prizes stated in these  Official Rules are available to be won in the Contest.

Odds of Winning:

The odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received.

Affidavit of Eligibility and Publicity Release.

Where  permitted by law, winners grant to the Dayton Emerging Fashion  Incubator ( DE-FI) LLC (which grant will be confirmed in writing on  request), their subsidiaries, affiliates and those acting pursuant to  their authority, the right to print, publish, broadcast and use,  worldwide in any media now known or hereafter developed, including but  not limited to the world wide web, at any time or times, the winner’s  name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, city and state of residence  and biographical information for advertising and promotional purposes  without additional consideration.  Except where prohibited by law,  winners will be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release  or forfeit the prize. Failure to comply, or return any required  releases and related documentation, may result in forfeiture of the  prize.

License.

By entering in the Contest and submitting  an Entry, Entrant grants to the Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator  (DE-FI) a royalty-free, perpetual, nonexclusive, worldwide license to  copy, distribute, modify, create derivative works based on, publicly  display, and otherwise use the Entry for any reason whatsoever,  including but not limited to placing the Entry on t-shirts for resale to  the general public.  Except where prohibited by law, winners will be  required to sign a License Agreement or forfeit the prize.  Failure to  comply, or return the License Agreement, may result in forfeiture of the  prize.

Taxes and Expenses.

All applicable local, state,  provincial, airport, departure and federal taxes, if any, will be paid  by the winner. These may include income and/or sales taxes based on the  retail value of the prizes. Any and all expenses not specifically listed  as covered in these Official Rules are the sole responsibility of and  will be paid by the winner.

Financial Information.

Winner  agrees to provide such financial information (which may include the  winner’s social security number) to the Dayton  Emerging Fashion  Incubator (DE-FI) LLC as is necessary for the Dayton  Emerging Fashion  Incubator (DE-FI) LLC to complete all necessary tax forms in order to  comply with federal, provincial, state and local tax requirements.  Failure to provide this information will result in forfeiture of the  prize.

General Terms.

By entering in the Contest, Entrant  agrees to be bound by the Official Rules and decisions of the Dayton  Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC, which shall be final on all  matters pertaining to this Contest. The winner shall be bound to observe  all terms and conditions imposed by the sponsoring venues. The Dayton  Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC and its agents, representatives,  parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotions and  fulfillment agencies and legal advisors are not responsible for and  shall not be liable for: (1) lost or late, damaged, misdirected,  incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, entries; (2) problems caused by  telephonic, electronic, hardware, software programs, networks, the  internet, viruses, worms, Trojan horses or computer malfunctions  (failures, errors or difficulties of any manner); (3) failed, incomplete  or delayed computer transmission; (4) any condition caused by events  beyond control of Sponsor that may cause the contest to be disrupted or  corrupted. The Contest is governed by the laws of the United States. All  Federal, provincial, state and local laws and regulations apply. The  Contest is void in FL, RI, NY, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and U.S.  Military installations located in a foreign country

RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY.

BY  PARTICIPATING IN THIS CONTEST, ENTRANT AGREES THAT THE DAYTON EMERGING  FASHION INCUBATOR(DE-FI) LLC, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES, PARENTS,  SUBSIDIARIES AND AGENTS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS,  DIRECTORS, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS, ADVERTISING OR PROMOTION AGENCIES  AND LEGAL COUNSEL WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR, AND SHALL BE  HELD HARMLESS BY ENTRANT AGAINST ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURIES, LOSSES  OR DAMAGES, CLAIMS AND ACTIONS OF ANY KIND TO PERSONS, INCLUDING DEATH,  OR PROPERTY RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM  ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, MISUSE OR USE OF THE PRIZE, ENTRY OR  PARTICIPATION IN THIS CONTEST OR IN ANY CONTEST RELATED ACTIVITY, OR ANY  CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION OR INVASION OF PRIVACY OR  MERCHANDISE DELIVERY.   THE DAYTON EMERGING FASHION INCUBATOR(DE-FI)  LLC, IS NOT RESPONSIBLE IF ANY PRIZE CANNOT BE AWARDED DUE TO DELAYS OR  INTERRUPTIONS DUE TO ACTS OF GOD, ACTS OF WAR, NATURAL DISASTERS,  WEATHER OR TERRORISM. EXCEPT WHERE LEGALLY PROHIBITED, BY ACCEPTANCE OF  PRIZE, WINNERS GRANT (AND AGREE TO CONFIRM THAT GRANT IN WRITING)  PERMISSION FOR THE DAYTON EMERGING FASHION INCUBATOR (DE-FI) LLC, AND  THEIR AFFILIATES, PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS AND  THEIR RESPECTIVE ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES TO USE THEIR  RESPECTIVE NAMES, PORTRAITS, PICTURES, VOICES AND LIKENESSES, FOR  ADVERTISING OR PUBLICITY WITHOUT ADDITIONAL COMPENSATION.

Disputes:

Except  where prohibited, Entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and  causes of action arising out of the Contest shall be resolved  individually, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the  State of Ohio , and the law of Ohio shall govern such disputes.

Rules/Winners List: 

To  receive a copy of the Winner List, or a copy of these Official Rules,  send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Design our Next T-Shirt  Contest, Dayton Emerging  Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC,  P.O. Box 1664,  Dayton, OH 45401. All requests must be received by June 1, 2020.

The  Dayton Emerging Fashion Incubator (DE-FI) LLC  shall not be liable for  technical, pictorial or typographical or editorial errors or omissions  contained herein. All trademarks or logos used herein are trademarks of  their respective companies in the United States and/or other countries.  All rights reserved.
 

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