There’s Still Time to Enter Design-A-Sock Contest

In Industry News, What's New by Accessories Staff

designasockPortland, OR—Time is running out. Sock It to Me, the fun and fashionable socks for women, men and children is once again hosting its annual Global Design-A-Sock Contest. Deadline for entries is Wednesday, Sept. 30

The company is inviting fans from around the world to design a creative sock sketch for a chance to win up to $2,000 in cash along with a big batch of products, and have their winning design manufactured as part of Sock It to Me’s next fashion collection launching in 2016.

The second place winner will receive $500 and 10 pairs of socks, and the third place winner will get $250 and 5 pairs of socks The entry form is available at www.contest.sockittome.com, which can be printed for hand-drawing/mailing in to Sock It to Me’s headquarters or digitally designed/submitted online.

5,000 Entries

Sock It to Me receives thousands of creative, quirky design submissions from this contest each year ranging from professional artists, designers, teachers, musicians, students young and old, moms, dads, and beyond.

Last year, Sock It to Me received nearly 5,000 entries from more than 60 countries.The Celebrity Judges’ Panel who will help narrow down the top entries includes Project Runway winner Michelle Lesniak, actress Alyson Stoner, popular music band MisterWives, SlimKid3, and even rock’n’roll kitty Lil BUB. Sock It to Me’s Facebook fans and followers will also have the chance to vote for the winning designs out of the Top 30 entries, and the final contest winners will be announced on Monday, October 12.

For more information, visit the contest website (www.contest.sockittome.com), and check out Sock It to Me’s new YouTube Channel (www.youtube.com/sockittomeinc) for fun Design-A-Sock inspirational clips,