October 2011: Falling Leaves

[The submission period for this contest is now over. Click here to view and vote on the top 10 finalists! ] Welcome to the first ever Beadaholique Beading Challenge! This month the challenge is to create an original piece of jewelry inspired by the theme of “Falling Leaves.” Check here for some inspiring Beadaholique pieces that you might want to use!

We will select 10 finalists from the contest entries, all of whom will have their work published in our blog and on our Facebook page, for public voting. The winner will receive a $50 Beadaholique gift certificate and further exposure on our blog and Facebook page!

Rules/How to Enter:

Email us a clear, in focus, well-lit photo of a beading project which fits our theme and uses one or more products from Beadaholique. Email one photo, no bigger than 1600 px wide and 1600 px tall, to challenge@thebeadingwire.com (do not use this for questions; contact us here) with the following included in your email:

Subject line: Name of Piece tags: oct2011 (Example: Midnight Leaves tags: oct2011)

Body: Very important! Include your full name and email address within the body of your email.  Optionally, you may also include a brief description of your piece.

Important Dates:

  • Wednesday, October 26 4 PM PDT: Last day to submit
  • Friday, October 28 @ 1 PM PDT: Top 10 will be posted on our Facebook and notified via email.
  • Tuesday, November 1 @ 4 PM PDT: Public voting closes
  • Thursday, November 3: Winner is announced in the next issue of The Beading Wire and notified via email.

Other Rules:

One entry per person.  If you send more than one entry, you may be disqualified.  If your entry does not meet the “Rules/How to Enter” stated above, you may be disqualified.  Winner must respond  to our email notification within 2 weeks to claim gift certificate.


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