SEASONAL LIVING DESIGN CHALLENGE RULES​

Updated October 28, 21

#SLDesignChallenge

Contest Rules and Terms & Conditions

 

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

 

 
  1. Introduction
    1. The contests (each, a “Contest”) are run by Seasonal Living Trading Ltd., Co. (“Seasonal Living” or “Host”) and hosted on the platform by eDesign Tribe, Inc. (“eDesign Tribe”).
    2. These rules apply to the contests (each, a “Contest”) run through https://edesigntribe.com and related platforms (the “eDesign Website”) and any and all social media channels owned and operated by eDesign Tribe, Inc. as well as on https://www.seasonlliving.com (the “Seasonal Living Website”) and any and all social media channels owned and operated by Seasonal Living.
    3. To enter any Contest, you must register as directed on the eDesign Website, you can access the eDesign through the Seasonal Living Website, or any of our social media channels.
    4. The Contests are free to enter, and a purchase will not increase your chances of winning.
    5. Promotions for the Contests on social media are in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, TikTok, or any other social network. You are providing your information to eDesign Tribe, Inc. and Seasonal Living, and not to any other party. The information provided will be used in accordance with the parties’ respective privacy policies, eDesignTribe Privacy Policy and Seasonal Living Privacy Policy.
  1. Eligibility and Entry Restrictions
    1. Each Contest is open to legal residents of the 48- continuous United States (including: Alaska, Hawii and Puerto Rico), Canada, the Caribbean (click here for all eligible Caribbean countries), and Mexico that are at least 18 years old at the time of entry. Employees and household members of employees of eDesign Tribe, Inc. and Seasonal Living, including any subsidiaries and other companies associated with them, are not eligible. Each Contest is subject to any federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. 
    2. Participation in a Contest constitutes your full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Contest Rules and Terms & Conditions, and the decisions of the Host, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Contest Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.
    3. The maximum number of entries to a Contest per person is three (3) designed spaces (residential, commercial, or a combination of both).
  1. Contest Period
    1. A Contest shall open for entries at the time and on the date specified on the eDesign Website, Seasonal Living Website, and/or our social media channels, and similarly, shall close to entries at the time and on the date specified on the eDesign Website, Seasonal Living Website, and/or social media channels. Any conflict in stated Contest opening and closing dates and times will defer to the Contest opening and closing dates and times on the Seasonal Living Website. Unless otherwise stated, the times and dates set forth are set to those for Eastern Time.
    2. Any entries received before the opening or after the closing of a Contest will be invalid and will not be entered into the Contest.
    3. No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received by Seasonal Living or eDesign Tribe for any reason whatsoever.  All entries must be submitted according to the directions on the eDesign Website.
    4. Seasonal Living and eDesign Tribe reserve the right to cancel or amend a Contest and these Contest Rules without notice in the event of any catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God, or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation, or any other event outside of our control. Any changes to a Contest will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by us.
  1. Criteria for Contest
    1. Contest entries shall be judged or winners selected based on the Contest Outline Brief criteria specified below and/or on the Seasonal Living Website and eDesign Website in relation to the particular Contest. Participants must abide by the Contest Outline Brief as well as any other specific criteria specified on the Seasonal Living Website and/or social media channels.
    2. Contest Genres: (1) Residential and (2) Contract / Hospitality
    3. Seasons: Each space must reflect a season (Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter).
    4. Outline Brief:
      For over 18 years, Seasonal Living (Austin, Texas USA – www. Seasonalliving.com) has focused on sourcing fresh ideas for Indoor | Outdoor Living. Our goal has never been to offer our customers the run-of-the-mill products. Our design-focused customers look to us to provide a broad range of clean-modern products, materials, colors, tones and textures in an extensive range of collections that affords them the freedom to create personalized and unique living Indoor | Outdoor Living spaces that tell a story while serving a purpose. 
    5. Modern to Modern Farmhouse Home – Higher End Home
      1. Residential Rooms:
        1. Living room with large bifold or large sliding patio windows with large deck or patio space (covered or uncovered) emphasizing the concept of Indoor | Outdoor Living
        2. Kitchen / family living / dining room
        3. Master Bedroom
        4. Master Bathroom with patio or self-enclosed private garden
        5. Dining Room
        6. Outdoor living deck / Terrace / Deck
        7. Swimming Pool with beach area, suntanning area, and living area
        8. Outdoor Balcony / Terrace Area
    6. Locations:
      1. Mountain
      2. City / Country
      3. Beach
    7. Deliverables
      1. At least 2 views of each space
      2. At least 2 seasons should be reflected in each space
      3. Spaces should emphasize how the concept of Indoor | Outdoor “Wellness” can be introduced to enhance customer’s experiences to promote feelings of wellness
      4. Each Contest participant must submit at least 2 Instagram and 2 Facebook posts per week and use #SLDesignChallenge
      5. During the period of the Contest, each participant should write at least 1 blog OR create 1 Instagram Reel on their experience creating the spaces and working with the selected products.
      6. All imagery should be high-quality, photo-realistic images ready for social media and print publishing.
      7. Contest participants must create a subscription with Seasonal Living Magazine at the same time of registration. You may cancel your subscription at any time. 
  2. Judging
    1. A panel of judges will be selected by Seasonal Living & eDesign Tribe to review all valid entries.
    2. Only one (1) entry is required to participate in the Contest, but participants with additional valid entries may have a better chance of winning.
    3. Judging will consider how much Seasonal Living product is used in the images and the season selected as reflected in the décor.   We encourage you to use as much of Seasonal Living product as possible.  The more products you include in your design submission counts towards higher opportunities for your entry(s) having a chance to win
    4. If a Contest participant does not meet the eligibility requirements or is subject to any restrictions, that participant shall not be entitled to be judged a winner and will not be entitled to a prize under any circumstances.
    5. Seasonal Living’s and the Judges decision in respect of all matters to do with the Contest will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.
    6. The Contest and these Contest Rules and Terms & Conditions are governed by the laws 
    7. of the State of Texas, and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the federal and state courts of the State of Texas.

 

Winners and Prizes

 

          1st Prize

           A fully paid trip from any location in the qualifying Contest Eligibility Region including the 48-contiguous United States (and Hawaii and Alaska and Puerto                Rico), Canada, the Caribbean (click here for all eligible Caribbean countries), and Mexico to High Point Market for the April 2022 Trade Show (“Trade                            Show”) and return to the originating country.  

 

          The 1st Prize includes:

 

  1. One (1) Economy/Coach round trip air ticket originating from an airport in the Contest Eligibility Region to an airport location in North Carolina, (USA) to be determined by Seasonal Living and the return originating from an airport in North Carolina (USA) to be determined by Seasonal Living to the airport of origination.  The One (1) ticket will be at an Economy/Coach Fare basis.  Contestants are entirely responsible for any and all related costs that they may choose to make to the air ticket such as (but not limited to): Government Visas, Visa Processing fees and related costs into the United States, Air ticket changes or modifications of any kind, Upgrades from one Class of air travel to another, Changes in Travel Dates, Excess Luggage Fees, Additional Taxes or Service Charges as a result of any changes or modifications to the original air ticket or booking etc. – If you are not a permanent resident or citizen of the United States of America you are required to manage and pay for all costs for gaining the appropriate Legal Government travel approval into the United States. Seasonal Living will not be responsible for or accountable for any incremental, related or change related costs whatsoever.
  2. Accommodation as chosen by Seasonal Living from the day prior to the Trade Show commencement date through the last day of the Trade Show, not to exceed five (5) nights.  Check the High Point Market website for specific details for the Spring 2022 Trade Show (https://www.highpointmarket.org/about-market).
  3.  A debit card (e.g. Visa Debit card) with a value of US$500 which can be used towards paying for any additional costs while at the trade Show.
  4. Round trip road transfer (from a North Carolina Airport to the location of accommodation and return to the departure airport) trip costs booked by Seasonal Living to and from the designated airport in North Carolina to the location of accommodation only.
  5. Complimentary entrance to the High Point Market Trade Show as a Seasonal Living guest.
  6. Dinner with Seasonal Living team members for two (2) nights.
  7. At Seasonal Living’s sole discretion, selected published work (from the Contest) plus one (1) interview in Seasonal Living Magazine.
  8. PR / Blog / social media mentions as solely determined by Seasonal Living.

 

Restrictions/Limitations

  1. No additional meals, transportation, accommodations, or any other related costs will be covered other than what is specifically listed here.
  2. The prize and prize inclusions will not be added to regardless of changes to government rules, regulations, or airline restrictions / changes related to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Any travel portion of a prize is subject to any governmental orders, rules or regulations that are now or may in the future be put in place by any government. Winner should plan accordingly in the event of any government or airline-imposed regulations and or changes, including, but not limited to, vaccine mandates, mask mandates, quarantine rules, and any other requirements imposed by federal, state, or local laws or ordinances, or by commercial airline carriers or other private third parties which may impose their own regulations. Prize winners will be required to comply with all rules and regulations of any commercial airline carriers, event venues, or accommodation venues/hotels, whether in connection with COVID-19 or otherwise.
  3. To be eligible, you will be required to present proof that you have completed a full course of Covid-19 vaccinations (as defined by the USA Federal Government).  You must also agree to the possibility of having to undergo a Rapid Test to check Covid-19 infection and agree that you will not travel or attend the trade show if you have or experience any Covid-19 symptoms (as defined by the USA Centers of Disease Control) Two (2) weeks prior to the travel date as shown on the air ticket or reservation.
  4. You understand and fully agree that you are entirely responsible for any Covid-19 infection related expenses that impact you during your time travelling to / from North Carolina and that you will be entirely responsible for all costs and expenses related to any medical support of any kind that you may incur during your stay in North Carolina.  We strongly recommend that you purchase comprehensive medical insurance for the entire trip and stay in North Carolina and that this medical insurance provides for full medical and evacuation care from North Carolina back to the location where your trip originated from.
  5. Seasonal Living cannot exchange, refund and or credit any portion of the prize not utilized for any reasons whatsoever for any cash or related financial value.

 

 

Second Prize

Amazon Gift Card in the amount of US $500.00.  

  • The Amazon Gift Card is offered solely within the Terms of Amazon to include: No returns and no refunds on Gift Cards.
  • The amount of this prize is only offered in US Dollars.  It cannot be exchanged for any other currency equivalent.
  • The Amazon Gift Card is redeemable towards millions of items storewide at Amazon.com
  • Scan and redeem any Gift Card with a mobile or tablet device via the Amazon App as permitted in each country that Amazon.com operates
  • We recommend that before you choose to participate in this Contest, that you verify that you are fully able to redeem the Amazon Gift Card on Amazon.com. 
  • The Amazon Gift Card value will not exceed the defined US Dollar amount and the Contestant is entirely responsible for any taxes, shipping changes and or Customs Charges as defined for each Country where Amazon.com operates.  Seasonal Living will not entertain any additional charges other than the defined Gift Card amount.
  • We will ship the Amazon Gift card by FedEx (or equivalent).  No replacement Gift Card will be offered in the event of Loss, Theft etc.  We will notify you via e-mail of the shipment of the Amazon Gift Card and include the shipping company Tracking number.  You will be required to sign for receipt.
  • This Prize is entirely governed by the rules and regulations of the Amazon Gift Card.  
  1. At Seasonal Living’s sole discretion, selected published work (from the Contest) in Seasonal Living Magazine.
  2. At Seasonal Living’s sole discretion, selected work (from the Contest) published on Seasonal Living Instagram account.
  3. PR / Blog / social media mentions as solely determined by Seasonal Living.

 

 

Third Prize 

Amazon Gift Card in the amount of US $250.00.  

  • The Amazon Gift Card is offered solely within the Terms of Amazon to include: No returns and no refunds on Gift Cards.
  • The amount of this prize is only offered in US Dollars.  It cannot be exchanged for any other currency equivalent.
  • The Amazon Gift Card is redeemable towards millions of items storewide at Amazon.com
  • Scan and redeem any Gift Card with a mobile or tablet device via the Amazon App as permitted in each country that Amazon.com operates
  • We recommend that before you choose to participate in this Contest, that you verify that you are fully able to redeem the Amazon Gift Card on Amazon.com. 
  • The Amazon Gift Card value will not exceed the defined US Dollar amount and the Contestant is entirely responsible for any taxes, shipping changes and or Customs Charges as defined for each Country where Amazon.com operates.  Seasonal Living will not entertain any additional charges other than the defined Gift Card amount.
  • We will ship the Amazon Gift card by FedEx (or equivalent).  No replacement Gift Card will be offered in the event of Loss, Theft etc.  We will notify you via e-mail of the shipment of the Amazon Gift Card and include the shipping company Tracking number.  You will be required to sign for receipt.

This Prize is entirely governed by the rules and regulations of the Amazon Gift Card.  

  1. At Seasonal Living’s sole discretion, selected published work (from the Contest) in Seasonal Living Magazine.
  2. At Seasonal Living’s sole discretion, selected work (from the Contest) published on Seasonal Living Instagram account.
  3. PR / Blog / social media mentions as solely determined by Seasonal Living.

Contest Time Period

  1. The Contest will run from October 28, 2021 through December 31, 2021 at Midnight (Eastern Standard Time).
  1. The contest winners will be announced the first week in February, 2022. Contest prize winners will be notified of the Contest results by e-mail or by direct message on social media not more than thirty-five (35) days following the closing date of the Contest. Monetary prizes for 2nd and 3rd place will be sent not more than sixty (60) days following the closing date of the Contest. All other prizes are subject to event and publication dates as determined by Seasonal Living.
  2. Reasonable efforts will be made to contact the prize winner(s) for fourteen (14) days, but if a winner fails to respond or fails to meet any of the eligibility requirements or is otherwise unable to comply with the Contest Rules and Terms & Conditions, Seasonal Living reserves the right to disqualify that participant and offer the prize(s) to the next eligible participant and thereafter until a winner is found.
  3. The results of the Contest may be announced on the Seasonal Living Website and social media channels, which may include the name, photograph, town or region of residence, and prize details.
  4. No cash or monetary alternatives to prizes will be offered. The prizes are not transferrable. Prizes are subject to availability and Seasonal Living reserves the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice. Seasonal Living will not have any liability to, or owe any replacement prizes or funds to, eDesign Tribe or any prize winner if any event that part of a prize is cancelled for any reason.

 

Copyright and Moral Rights

  1. You warrant to Seasonal Living and eDesign Tribe that you created your Contest entries, that you completely own all copyrights in those entries, and that use of the entries by Seasonal Living and eDesign Tribe in accordance with these Contest Rules and Terms & Conditions will not infringe on any person’s intellectual property rights or other legal rights.
  2. By entering the Contest, You grant to Seasonal Living and eDesign Tribe an exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable license to copy, store, edit, distribute, transmit, and to publish your Contest entries in any format and on any communication / Marketing channel or social media platform.
  3. To the maximum extent permissible by applicable law, you irrevocably and unconditionally waive your rights to be identified as the author of your Contest entries and to object to any derogatory treatment of your Contest entries.

 

Subscriptions and Email Lists

  1. By entering into any Contest, you acknowledge and agree that you will be added to marketing lists for both Seasonal Living and eDesign Tribe. You may unsubscribe at any time from any and all marketing communications.
  2. You understand and agree that your name and e-mail address will be automatically added to the digital Seasonal Living Magazine.  You understand that you may opt out at any time from receiving future e-mail digital magazine subscription by choosing to use the unsubscribe feature in the Magazine announcement.

 

Entries are Property of Seasonal Living and eDesign Tribe

  1. All entries for any Contest are property of Seasonal Living and eDesign Tribe and will not be returned to you. Seasonal Living and eDesign Tribe may use the Contest entries in any manner whatsoever, including uses outside the Contest, and you nor any of your affiliates nor may they be used may use your Contest entries outside of the purposes of the Contest without the express written consent of Seasonal Living or eDesign Tribe.

 

Media Release

  1. You hereby authorize Seasonal Living and eDesign Tribe to use, copy, exhibit, publish, or distribute, in printed or digital publications, multimedia presentations, on websites, social media, and in any other distribution media, your Contest entry, name, image, likeness, and biographical information (collectively, “Your Content”). You expressly waive the right to approve any content used and acknowledge that you have no monetary claim against Seasonal Living or eDesign Tribe for use of Your Content

 

No Guarantees

  1. Participation in the Contest does not guarantee that you will be eligible for the Contest prizes.
  2. eDesign Tribe makes no guarantees or warranties about the use of its platform for purposes of the Contest. Use of the eDesign Tribe platform and all related tools, applications, or websites is on an “as is” basis. There is no guarantee that the platform will be working properly at the time of entry.

 

Contest Host Details

The Contests are sponsored and hosted by Seasonal Living Trading, Ltd. Co., a Texas company. Any questions or issues related to the Contests should be directed to Seasonal Living:

  1. By email:Sales@seasonalliving.com 
  2. By mail: 4009 Banister Ln, Ste 350, Austin, Texas, 78704, United States