Faith

Faith
  • Contest: 2021 DESIGN-A-DRESS Contest
  • Full Name: Christine Roe
  • Country: USA
  • Story of Your Dress: Liam was a surprise. Our daughter was only 9 months old when I discovered that I was pregnant and I did not feel ready to have a second child; but I knew that I had to have faith that God knew what He was doing. It wasn't long before I discovered what a gift I had been sent. I do not know a more faithful person than my son. From the time he could talk Liam always made sure that we said grace and bedtime prayers - even if it was in the car after going through a fast food drive thru. When things are going well he remembers to thank God. When they aren't going well he prays for strength. God definitely knew what He was doing. Liam's faith is a light that shines wherever he goes - and it has flooded our family with love.

After you have entered:

Share your design from IDM’s contest entry page and tell them to ‘like’ your design.

Be sure to use the hashtag #IDMcontest, #risingstardesigns on all your shares.

Voting will take place between Oct 1–Oct 31, so share your entry early on to increase your odds of winning the People’s Choice award.

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Prizes: Two prizes will be awarded!

* TWO GRAND PRIZES – The most creatively designed dress and suitcoat/jacket as selected exclusively by Keith Marron of Rising Star Designs, will each receive a custom-made costume inspired by their design. The Grand Prize costume will include BLING too!

* ONE PEOPLE'S CHOICE WINNER – The entry with the most LIKES will be the People’s Choice winner. The People’s Choice winner will receive a £250 voucher toward the cost of a Rising Star Designs Costume plus they will receive a free one-year subscription to IDM.

THE TOP 20 ONLINE VOTE WINNER  – Will all receive a FREE six-month subscription to Irish Dancing Magazine, valued at $69.99. Their logo, name, dance school, and age will be printed inside an issue of IDM where they will be officially recognised as a finalist in the costume..

* THE GRAND PRIZE WINNERS and  PEOPLE'S  CHOICE WINNER – Designs will be featured inside an issue of Irish Dancing Magazine.

TECHNICAL BITS  –  If the People’s Choice winner and Grand Prize winner are the same person, the People’s Choice prize will be given to the People’s Choice runner-up. The same individual cannot win both the Grand Prize and the People’s Choice prize

 

Eligibility & Rules:

• Any Irish Dancer, parent of a Dancer, or Irish Dance teacher may enter to win! However, previous Grand Prize winners and those who have worked for Irish Dancing Magazine in 2020 or 2021 including employees, freelancers and interns are excluded from entering.

• Official templates found here (dress, jacket) must be used for each entry and cannot be altered in size or shape.

 

• Entries must include name, age, dance school, city, country, email and phone number.

• You may cover the official entry template with cardboard, fabric, etc. but cannot noticeably compromise the size or shape of the template. You may use a computer-generated design but be sure all work (including pasted graphics) is your own intellectual property.

Get started designing for next year: Dress Template    or Jacket Template!

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