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    Eligibility: Void where prohibited. You must be 13+ to enter. Submissions must be suitable for a general audience. This contest is in no part sponsored or endorsed by Instagram. By providing a photo submission you agree to DMC featuring your work on digital channels including but not limited to @dmc_embroidery Instagram page, websites and email newsletters. 

    How to Enter: Participants must submit a photo of their own creation, free of copyright, via contest gallery uploader. DMC will only accept one submission per person. You can vote one time for any submission, including your own. You may campaign for votes through any digital channels or amongst your personal network by sharing the official contest page link. No purchase necessary to enter or participate.

    Entry Period: Submissions will be open through March 4th, 2020 12:00 AM and will close March 31st, 2020  11:59 PM. As of 8:00 AM EST April 1st, 2020 voting will open. Voting will close on 8:00 AM EST April 14th, 2020.

    Winner Selection, Drawing, and Notification: All eligible submissions will be curated and published by DMC prior to the voting period. 5 winners from around the world will be determined by submissions with the highest vote count. The 5 winners will be announced 12:00 PM EST April 14h, 2020 via original Instagram post and contacted directly via email.

    Prizes: DMC will award all 5 winners $100 shop credit for DMC sites within their shipping regions. Votes will be tracked via the third party.



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