Instagram selfie contest details

Contest details

Take a picture with an APQS machine for a chance to win an APQS quilt basket full of thread, patterns and other great goodies.

We’ll select a total of 3 monthly winners at random from all entries on Nov. 1, Dec. 1 and Jan. 2.

Ways to enter

There are two components to entering this giveaway:

  1. Follow the APQS Instagram profile at @APQSQuilting
  2. Post a selfie with you and an APQS machine to Instagram with the hashtag #MyAPQS

Contest rules

  1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.
  2. Entry: To enter for the giveaway, follow the APQS Instagram profile at @APQSQuilting. Then, post a selfie with an APQS machine to Instagram with the hashtag #MyAPQS (you can visit your locate retailer, dealer, quilt show, friend, etc.).
  3. All entrants must be 18 years of age or older.
  4. This contest will end December 31, 2017 at 5 p.m. CST.
  5. All contestant information shall be used solely by APQS. No contestant information will be sold, shared or given away. Entrants consent to use of his/her name, city, state, photograph and video for editorial, advertising, promotional and publicity purposes without further compensation except where prohibited by law.
  6. Winner selection: Three (3) monthly prize winners will be selected in monthly random drawings during the contest period, with one (1) winner being selected at random from all eligible entries received by 5 p.m. CST the last day October, November and December 2017. The monthly prize drawings will be held on the following dates:  Nov. 1, 2017, Dec. 1, 2017 and Jan. 2, 2018. Only one (1) monthly prize winner will be selected in each monthly prize drawing. Each monthly prize winner may be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility and return same, fully-executed, within five (5) days of date of issuance of prize notification. If APQS is unable to contact the potential monthly prize winner within five (5) days of the initial attempt, if the potential monthly prize winner fails to return all requested forms fully-executed by the specified date, or if the potential monthly prize winner fails to comply with these official rules, his/her place as a possible monthly prize winner will be forfeited at APQS’ discretion, and an alternate monthly prize winner shall be selected.
  7. Prizes – Three (3) monthly prize winners shall win an APQS Quilting Gift Basket.
  8. Eligibility: The contest is offered worldwide to individuals who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees or representatives of APQS and their advertising agencies, including their immediate families, are not eligible to enter. APQS will not be responsible for late, misdirected or lost entries or for any computer, online, telephone or technical malfunctions that may occur. The authorized account holder of the Instagram account and the entrant must be the same person.
  9. General Conditions: Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If, in APQS’ opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the contest, or if computer virus, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical difficulties or failures compromise or corrupt or affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the sweepstakes, APQS reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and void any entries submitted fraudulently, to modify or suspend the sweepstakes, or to terminate the sweepstakes and conduct a random drawing to award the prize using all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the termination date. Should the contest be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, notice will be posted on the APQS website.
  10. This contest is governed by the laws of the United States and is void where restricted or prohibited by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. All taxes, fees and surcharges on prizes are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable will result in disqualification and selection of an alternative prize winner.