Monday, October 22, 2012

2nd Annual Couture Allure Halloween Costume Contest!

          Want to win a $50.00 Couture Allure Gift Certificate?

Contest is now closed.  Please plan to enter next year!
   
Announcing the 2nd Annual 
Couture Allure Halloween Costume Contest!!!!!

What are you dressing up as for Halloween?  If you are incorporating actual vintage clothing or just dressing up as someone from another era, we want to see your costume!  Send me a photo of you in your Halloween costume and I'll post it here on my blog, on my Facebook fan page, on Pinterest and on Twitter for all to enjoy.  The winner will be chosen by random drawing on Monday, November 5, 2012.  The winner will receive a $50.00 gift certificate to use at Couture Allure!

Whether you're dressing up as a flapper....

...a 1950s housewife....

...a 60s modster.....

...or a hippie.

Whether you're dressing up as Scarlett O'Hara....

...Marilyn Monroe...

...Sonny or Cher...

...we want to see your costume!

Contest rules:
1.  Your costume must incorporate actual vintage clothing or it must be inspired by the fashions or a person from the 1980s or earlier.  If you're dressing as a robot, a mummy, or Lady Gaga I know you'll look fabulous, but your costume will not be eligible for this contest.
2.  You must be willing to have your photo published on this blog, on the Couture Allure Facebook page, on the Couture Allure Pinterest page and on Twitter.  
3.  Your photo can be a costume you wore this year or it can be from previous years.  The photo must be of you, not a friend, not some random person you saw at a party or parade.  Photos of children will not be accepted for this contest.  I reserve the right to not publish photos I deem offensive or inappropriate for this blog.
4.  Your entry cannot be the same as the one you submitted  for last year's contest.
5.  Email your photo to info at coutureallure dot com.  Include the name you want posted with your photo.  If you have a blog, I'm happy to link to you so send that information too. Tell me whether you are wearing actual vintage or were just inspired by another era.  Include an email where I can contact you if you are the winner.  Photos must be received by Friday, November 2, 2012.
6.  Winner will be chosen by random drawing and announced on Monday, November 5.  Winner will receive a $50.00 gift certificate to be used toward any purchase at Couture Allure.  Gift certificate cannot be redeemed for cash and must be used by April 1, 2013.  Gift certificate does not apply to shipping costs.  Item(s) purchased with the gift certificate cannot be returned.

 Last year's winner: Sarah of That Damn Green Dress.  She used a vintage dress as part of her Rapunzel costume.


6 comments:

Kimberly said...

I'm excited to enter the contest this year! Now I just need to finish everything up!

Curiously, Kimberly

thatdamngreendress said...

mmmm...and I have been wearing my prize, another vintage dress, often too! Thanks again!

Birthday party ideas for kids said...

Sara's costume is awesome! I like the idea.

Tallian said...

I'm planning on dressing for work on the 31st, using the coat I just got from your coat sale!

ChicVintageGeek said...

Super cute idea with the vintage dress... not sure I'll be entering this year but I love the idea can't wait to see pics.

Sheila said...

Hi! I got my outfit put together and have emailed you pictures.

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