Rock the Frock is BACK for 2013! Entries will be accepted from Sunday at noon until Thursday at noon.
Just BECCA is hosting ROCK THE FROCK 2013!
Entry Dates are January 13-17, 2013. Email your photo and application info to email@example.com between 12 noon on Sunday the 13th and 12 noon on Thursday the 17th. Please be sure to read all the rules and entry information.
HOW DOES THE CONTEST WORK?
Any woman, of any age who is already married and can still wear their wedding gown may enter. Contestants email their photo and application information to Just BECCA and the photos are posted to the Just BECCA website (www.justbecca.com) for voting. The top 3 vote getters win a FREE post bridal portrait session and the photos from the session will be judged by a panel of judges. The overall winner from the 3 finalists will be selected by the panel of judges. The finalists will be featured by Just BECCA and the winner will be featured on the cover of Down Home Magazine's Bridal Edition in March 2013. There are also prizes from the awesome sponsors for the 3 finalists.
HOW DO I ENTER?
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with a JPEG photo of yourself in your wedding gown and the information from the application (available at www.justbecca.com) during the entry period. You will get a confirmation email when the entry period closes with your direct voting link. Please check your email!!
WHO CAN ENTER?
Any woman who is (or has been) married and can still wear their wedding gown is eligible. It doesn't matter if you have been married for 2 weeks or 50 years or if you are currently separated/divorced. Your wedding gown must still fit, and you are responsible for any alterations. Previous finalists may not enter again.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO ENTER?
It is free to enter! The only costs associated would be extras such as any alterations needed to your wedding gown, getting your hair/make up done and accessories for your shoot. If you choose a location that requires a travel/location fee, you may be asked to help with that cost.
HOW DO PEOPLE VOTE?
Voting is done by visiting the Just BECCA website from 12 noon on Friday, Jan. 18 through 6pm on Monday, Jan. 21. Each contestant will have their photo on the website, and a direct link to vote. Voters will enter their email address to access the link and that will count as their vote. Votes count once per address per day. You can ask for votes via email, social media, online events, etc. so get creative! There will be no ties this year. In the event of a tie, the first contestant to enter will get the spot as a finalist.Anyone who is found to be participating in activities or voting campaigns that are not becoming to the contest and participants will be disqualified.
There will be a BONUS this year to encourage voters to Like the Just BECCA page. The contestant with the most referrals to the Just BECCA fan page (www.facebook.com/
WHAT KIND OF SESSIONS ARE THESE? ARE THESE TRASH THE DRESS SESSIONS?
These are post bridal portrait sessions to celebrate you, your wedding gown and your personal style. You can do a solo session, a shoot with your children, spouse or a friend. We can go with something traditional, super themed, or to honor your heritage, job or favorite hobby! Check out my fan page and website for sessions from previous years for ideas.
HOW DOES THE JUDGING PANEL WORK FOR FINALISTS ?
The top 3 vote getters during the online voting period will win a free post bridal portrait session. Your session must be done between Jan. 26 and Feb. 18, or an alternate will be given your spot. The photos will be scored by a panel of judges selected by Just BECCA and the winner will be featured on the cover of Down Home Magazine's Bridal & Prom Issue!! The photos are judged on the overall package, along with scores for Beauty/Style, Uniqueness/Location, and Personality/Creativity.
WHAT DO I WIN?
The winner is featured on the cover of Down Home Magazine's 2013 Bridal & Prom Issue and the finalists are featured in that issue as well. The finalists are all featured by Just BECCA throughout the year in promotional materials. Prize packages will be given to all of the top 3 finalists, donated by sponsors. Each finalist will also receive a printable cd of all of their proofs from their session from Just BECCA.
OTHER THINGS TO KNOW:
By entering this contest, you are agreeing to the rules and requirements of the contest. If you are a finalist, you agree to pose for your session and to the use of your name, likeness and all images from your session for advertising and promotional use by Just BECCA and Down Home Magazine and sponsors. Your name and images may be used to promote the contest and the magazine, even if you are not the overall winner.
If you have questions please email me at email@example.com or visit my website www.justbecca.com