Win a Sewing Machine or a Steam Pressing iron
Welcome to The Q Effectz Sewing Competition!
This is where all the glory happens. You get to take part in our ‘yearly’ sewing competition where you as a fashion designer, seamstress, tailor, or dressmaker gets to showcase your work and get your friends to vote for it. Well you see, it is important to us that you get better in your sewing skills as it is our goal to keep you enlightened, informed, equipped, inspired and motivated to sew. So the person with the highest vote on his or her outfit gets to win something extraordinary from us.
WHAT IS THE Q EFFECTZ SEWING COMPETITION ALL ABOUT?
WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THIS COMPETITION?
As earlier mentioned in the introduction, it is important to us as a sew, diy and pattern-making blog that you become better at your sewing skills, more importantly that you are sewing as much as you should. It is expected that through this competition, you’ll be motivated to sew even more and a lot better. More interestingly, through this competition, your friends, family members and the world at large will also get to see how far you’ve grown and how much of an excellent dressmaker, tailor, fashion designer and seamstress you are fast becoming. What could be more rewarding than that?
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE IN THIS COMPETITION?
It doesn’t matter where you are, as long as you are a fashion designer,sewist,tailor, dressmaker, seamstress.
However, do note that the 2020 Sewing competition is limited to Intermediate and above skilled only.
“An intermediate and above skilled sewist” is one who:
- Sews regularly
- Sews to make a living
- Sews for customers and clients
- Owns a sewing studio
- Works with industrial machineries
- Is familar with most of the sewing techniques and practises
WHAT ITEMS CAN BE USED TO COMPETE?
You can compete in this competition by uploading the image/photo of the outfit, shoes, bags, hats, jewelries, basically any clothing item made and designed by you.
TheQeffectz 2020 Sew Competition however requires that contestants must submit original sketches of their designs along with the image/photo of their finished project.
HOW TO COMPETE IN THE Q EFFECTZ SEWING COMPETITION?
Application for TheQEffectz 2020 Sewing competition is as follows:
Step 1: Simply fill the application form below and pay the entry fee
TheQEffectz 2020 Sewing Competition Entry fee is N2,500 or $7.45USD. You can pay via either bank cards, transfer or paypal(USD only)
APPLICATION PORTAL WILL OPEN JUNE 20TH AND CLOSE 11.59PM, JULY 19th 2020
Step 2: Submit photo/image of original sketches as well finished project on or before 11.59pm July 31st, 2020
Voting commences August 1st and ends August 11th 2020 on our Facebook page so if you are yet to “Like” our Facebook page, quickly go do that now. The sewing theme with the highest likes and love’💖’ wins. Winner will be announced August 12th 2020.
THE SEWING THEME OF THE YEAR
The sewing theme of the year is considered the style or design contestants are expected to make. Contestants are required to create original sketches for this theme and submit a photo or image of their sketches along with their finished project on or before July 31st 2020. Late entries will not be considered.
The sewing theme of the year as decided by poll by the members of TheQEffectz Sew Community is AN OFF SHOULDER SIX PIECES DRESS.
ARE THERE ANY RULES OR GUIDELINES FOR COMPETING?
Yes. In an effort to ensure a smooth and hitches-free competition, participants must abide by the following rules.
- The image/photo of the Sew theme must be made, tailored or designed by you but made for a model. A model is described as a third party, person or dress form whose body statistics or measurements was used to make the outfit. What this means is that YOU ARE NOT ALLOWED TO MAKE THE SEWING THEME FOR YOURSELF BUT FOR SOMEONE ELSE OR A DRESS FORM. It is therefore expected that the photo or image of the finished project will consist of the model wearing the sew theme. If by chance we find out before or while voting that the image/photo of the clothing item sent to us was not made by you, you’ll be disqualified and removed immediately from the competition.
- TheQEffectz 2020 Sewing Competition is strictly for Intermediates and above Therefore, Beginning fashion designer, tailors, dressmakers, craftmakers e.t.c are discouraged from participating.
- Participants should desist from buying votes(likes) in effort to increase their chance of wining. When found out, you will be disqualified as well as removed from the competition.
- Multiple entry is prohibited. So participants are advised to send their entries just once as only one entry will be considered.
- Entry and Participation is N2,500/ $7.45 USD only , therefore kindly report anyone or persons pretending to be TheQEffectz team member soliciting for amounts exceeding that or any other form of payment to participate in TheQEffectz Sewing Competition to TheQEffectz Management. kindly contact us via our contact form or via whatsapp/call @ 08030971467
WHAT DOES THE WINNER GET?
First prize winner: Electrical Sewing machine or cash equivakent
Second prize winner: Steam Pressing iron or cash equivalent
SPONSORSHIP & PARTNERSHIP
Sponsorship and partnership is still opened to interested individuals who wish to support this competition by offering either cash support or any of the items listed above. For sponsorship and partnership, please call/whatsapp 2348030971467