You've been asking for t-shirts and we're about to deliver. Only first we need you to design it!
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.
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
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
Email Your Artwork
Show off Your Design on Social Media Using
“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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 March 6, 2020 at 11:59 P.M. Eastern Standard Time.
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
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.
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.
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, March 21, 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, March 28, 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 April 4, 2020 to respond.
If the prize is not claimed by April 4, 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 March 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.