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Also known as the Volstead Act, prohibition in the United States banned alcohols by the name of brandy, rum, whiskey, wine and more from 1920 until 1933. Channel your inner Bonnie and Clyde and vote for your favorite speakeasy-style artwork.


Overview

Roostery, Spoonflower’s new sister brand focusing on individual expression with custom home goods, has just released their new line of chairs. In celebration, one grand-prize winner will receive a Maran slipper chair from Roostery upholstered with Eco Canvas in design of their choice ($469 value). The rest of the top 10 winners will receive one custom Orpington tea towel in their own winning design from Roostery ($17 value). Designs voted into the top 11-25 will be automatically be proofed and made available for sale in the Spoonflower Marketplace ($5 value).

Prizes

One grand-prize winner will receive a Maran slipper chair from Roostery upholstered with Eco Canvas in design of their choice ($469 value) OR the equivalent ($469) Spoondollars if the grand-prize winner is not located in North America. As always, shipping is free on all Roostery chairs. The rest of the top ten winners will receive one custom Orpington tea towel in their own winning design from Roostery ($17 value). Designs voted into the top 11-25 will be automatically be proofed and made available for sale in the Spoonflower Marketplace ($5 value). The top 25 will be decided by popular vote. The top 25 will be determined by the designs that receive the greatest number of votes by the time contest voting closes at 3 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, October 5, 2016.

Our Upcoming Design Challenges

Dust off your design tools and roll up your sleeves, the Weekly Design Challenge is back! We'll be kicking off the revamped challenge during the month of October by asking you to brew your finest tea towel creations. Weekly themes include Prohibition Cocktails, Grandma's Kitchen, Home Is Where the Heart Is and 2017 Calendars.

Our Upcoming Design Challenges

Prohibition Cocktails Details

  • Check out our blog post and Pinterest board for more design inspiration.
  • The deadline for entries is Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 3 PM EDT.
  • Designs will be previewed at 150 DPI in a fat quarter size (27” x 18”) on the voting ballot.
  • All designs will be eligible for public voting, and the popular vote determines the top 25 winning designs. The grand-prize winner will be the fabric design with the most votes.
  • Designs previously published on the Internet are not eligible for this contest. Designs do not require printed proofing to enter the contest.
  • Moderation will take place at the close of the contest deadline.

Timeline

  • 09/12/2016: Submissions open
  • 09/27/2016: Submissions close at 3pm EDT
  • 09/29/2016: Public voting opens
  • 10/05/2016: Public voting ends at 3pm EDT to determine top 25 entries
  • 10/06/2016: Spoonflower will announce the winner

Active Challenges

Backyard Winter Birds Tea Towel Design Challenge

Backyard Winter Birds Tea Towel

Vote Now

Winners to be announced October 22

Vintage Travel Poster Tea Towel Design Challenge

Vintage Travel Tea Towel

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Submissions close October 20 at 3 p.m. EDT,
Voting begins October 22

Cozy Reading Design Challenge

Cozy Reading

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Submissions close October 27 at 3 p.m. EDT,
Voting begins October 29

Snail Mail Design Challenge

Snail Mail

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Submissions close November 3 at 3 p.m. EST,
Voting begins November 5

Game Night Design Challenge

Game Night

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Submissions close November 10 at 3 p.m. EST,
Voting begins November 12

Current Challenge Past Challenges