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Contest Countdown

How it works

Reindeer Sweater

3 CATEGORIES

1. Ugly Sweater

  • Additional items such as hats, jewelry or other festive attire will not be considered when voting for the Ugliest Christmas Sweater.

2. Most Creative

3. Most Festive

Each entry is automatically considered for each category.

1 entry per person.

Reindeer Turtleneck

THE SWEATER

The sweater must be either a Christmas, Hanukkah or Winter themed Sweater or Sweater Vest.

Turtlenecks and long or short-sleeved t-shirts will not be accepted. 

Ornaments

IMAGINATION

You may add to or alter your ugly sweater however you like.

 

HAVE FUN, BE SILLY, and GET CREATIVE with felt, yarn, LEDs, plastic, clock gears, Christmas trees, ornaments, buttons, etc! 

Who can enter?

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HUMANS

Anyone who attends MICDS as an US student, ALL staff or ALL faculty members. 

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PETS

Anyone who attends MICDS as an US student, ALL staff, or ALL faculty members can and are encouraged to dress up their pet(s) for the competition.

The same rules and categories apply for pets as they do humans.

Christmas Bulldogs

PETS VS. HUMANS

This year, pets will compete against humans for the same 3 categories.

We may change this based on the outcome we receive this year.

How do we cherish your hard work?

Tokens of our appreciation will be handed out after break.

UGLY SWEATER

Gift Certificate and Ugly Sweater Medal

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MOST CREATIVE

Gift Certificate and Ugly Sweater Medal

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MOST FESTIVE

Gift Certificate and Ugly Sweater Medal

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What is the deadline and how do we vote?

SUBMISSIONS BEGIN

Submitting begins today, Wednesday, December 9, 2020.

DEADLINE

Friday, December 18

MIDNIGHT

VOTING

Immediately after the deadline, an email will be sent to US students, ALL faculty, and staff to vote on each category.

Winners will be announced 24 hours after competition voting has ended.

Voting closes

January 8 at 3:30 p.m.

Places to find ugly sweaters

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ETSY

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LOCAL THRIFT STORES

Google places near you by using the following key words:

  • resale shop

  • thrift store

  • used clothing

  • recycled clothing

  • goodwill

  • second hand stores

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KOHLS

Need Some Ideas?

Try these out

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74 IDEAS

Visit Morning Chores for ideas

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45 IDEAS

Visit Redbubble for ideas

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DESIGN YOURSELF

Ready to Enter?

Read submission criteria before you upload.

STEP 1

  1. Take a photo of yourself or pet with your sweater.

  2. Make sure the photo is not blurry or taken in low lighting conditions..

  3. Files accepted are

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STEP 2

STEP 3

How to name your file for submission

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Upload File
Thanks for submitting!

SORRY! The contest ended at MIDNIGHT December 18, 2020.