The Mix Well With Fab Style Contest Official Rules

OFFICIAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ENTRIES RECEIVED. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW OR WHERE BONDING, REGISTRATION, OR OTHER REQUIREMENTS WOULD BE REQUIRED BUT HAVE NOT BEEN MET. AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILITY AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY FORM MAY BE REQUIRED.

The Mix Well With Fab Style Contest (the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Sugar Publishing, Inc. (owner and operator of Shop.popsugar.com and fabsugar.com), having an address of 111 Sutter Street, 15th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94104 and J.Crew Group, Inc (owner and operator of madewell.com), having an address of 770 Broadway, New York, NY 10003 (“Sponsors”). Entrant’s registration and participation in the Sweepstakes shall be governed by the terms and conditions contained herein (the “Official Sweepstakes Rules.”).

ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to permanent, legal residents that reside in one of the fifty (50) states of the United States of America or the District of Columbia, excluding Rhode Island. All entrants must be at least 18 years of age as of the date of entry. Employees of Sponsors and its respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies and any other entity involved in the development or administration of this Sweepstakes, and their immediate family members or household members (defined as spouses and biological, adoptive or step-parents, legal guardians, children, siblings, or grandparents, their respective spouses and any dependent under federal income tax law) are not eligible to participate in or win the Sweepstakes. Winners may be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and complete relevant tax forms as a condition to the delivery of the applicable prize. All applicable federal, state and local laws apply. The prize will only be sent to an address within a State or territory where this promotion is not prohibited.

HOW TO ENTER: No purchase is necessary to participate in the Sweepstakes. To enter, you must complete all of the following steps between 12:00am PDT on Thursday, August 16, 2012 and 08:59pm PDT on Thursday, August 16 2012 (the “Entry Period”): (i) submit a photo of yourself on Twitter.com, Instagram, Pinterest or by email to (mixwellwithfab@sugarinc.com) wearing clothing items or accessories from any of Madewell’s fashion lines, including the 2012 Fall fashion line and (ii) include the hashtag #MixwellWithFab.

Alternative Method of Entry (“AMOE”): You may also enter the Sweepstakes by email as follows: send an email to (mixwellwithfab@sugarinc.com) and include your first name, last name, date of birth, complete address, city, state, zip code, home phone number (including area code), and email address. To be considered eligible in the Sweepstakes, AMOE entries must be received by email no later than 8:59 p.m. PDT on August 16, 2012.

Regardless of the method of entry there is a limit of one (1) entry per person.
Normal time, toll, connection and usage rates, if any, charged by your Internet service provider will apply. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means are void. All entries become the property of the Sponsors. By submitting your photo, you agree to give Sponsors legal rights to use the image in connection with The Mix Well With Fab Style Contest and any other future cross-promotional or other marketing purposes of Sponsors, in Sponsors’ sole discretion. By submitting photos in accordance with the entry process on Twitter.com, Instagram and/or Pinterest.com, you will be agreeing that your registration and any other information collected in connection with the Sweepstakes may be used by Sponsors in accordance with Sugar Publishing, Inc.’s Privacy Policy, a current copy of which can be found here: http://www.sugarinc.com/privacy. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the foregoing, information collected from entrant will only be used for direct marketing purposes if entrant consents to use in such manner. Entrants participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes such consent. Sponsors expressly reserve the right to disqualify any entries that it believes in good faith are generated by an automated program or via scripts. By participating, all entrants agree to abide by these Official Sweepstakes Rules.

PRIZES: At the end of the Entry Period, there will be three (3) drawings in which three (3) potential Grand Prize winners shall be randomly selected from all eligible entries received during the Entry Period by employees or representatives of the Sponsors to receive a Grand Prize of one (1) $200 dollar gift certificate to Madewell. Each Grand Prize has a retail value of $200.00. Total Retail Value of all three (3) of the Grand Prizes is $600.00. Decisions of the Sponsors are final and binding with respect to all matters related to the Sweepstakes. All prizes will be awarded. In no event shall the Sponsors be obligated to award more prizes than the number of prizes stated in these Official Sweepstakes Rules. Sponsors reserve the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater monetary value for any prize if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. All prizes won by minors will be awarded to their parents or legal guardians on their behalf. Winner shall be responsible and liable for all federal, state and local taxes on the value of their prize. To receive a complete list of winners or a copy of the Official Sweepstakes Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Prize Fulfillment, Sugar Publishing, Inc., 111 Sutter Street, Suite 850, San Francisco, CA 94104. Specify winner's list or rules on your request. Please allow 1 business day for prize delivery.

SELECTION: The winning entries will be chosen at random. The number of eligible entries received determines the odds of winning. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting the entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the person in whose name the e-mail account is registered. The Sweepstakes will be conducted under the supervision of the Sponsors. The decisions of the Sponsors are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Sponsors reserve the right to determine the method of notification. Winner must claim prize within three (3) business days after the time of notification of such prize. A Sweepstakes winner's failure to respond to the prize notification within the specified three (3) business days will be considered such Sweepstakes winner's forfeiture of the prize and an alternate winner may be selected from the pool of eligible entries. If an entrant is found to be ineligible, an alternate winner may also be selected from the pool of eligible entries. Sponsors reserve the right to ship prizes directly to the email and/or mailing address provided by winner during their entry to the Sweepstakes. Each entry submitted in response to the Sweepstakes and in accordance with these Official Sweepstakes Rules will constitute an official entry. Only one (1) entry per person is permitted. Duplicate entries will be void. All entrants agree to abide by these Official Sweepstakes Rules. All entries become the property of the Sponsors.

GENERAL CONDITIONS AND RELEASES: An entrant or winner may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes if he or she fails to comply with each provision of these Official Sweepstakes Rules, as determined in the sole discretion of the Sponsors. Participation in the Sweepstakes is at entrant’s own risk. Neither Sponsors nor any of Sponsor’s partners, suppliers, employees, directors or agents (collectively, “Releasees”) shall not be liable for 1) failed, returned or misdirected notifications based on inaccurate information provided by the winner on the Sweepstakes entry form, 2) entries and responses to winner notifications which are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, postage-due, misdirected, damaged or otherwise not received by the intended recipient in whole or in part or for computer or technical error of any kind, 3) any electronic miscommunications or failures, technical hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit an entrant's ability to participate in the Sweepstakes, 4) any technical malfunctions of the telephone network, computer on-line system, computer equipment, software, program malfunctions or other failures, delayed computer transactions or network connections that are human, mechanical or technical in nature, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from downloading any part of this Sweepstakes or 5) any warranty of fitness or merchantability of any prize or the function or operation thereof. Sponsors do not make any, and hereby disclaim any and all, representations or warranties of any kind regarding any prize. Unless prohibited by applicable law, your entry constitutes your permission to use your name, photograph, likeness, voice, address (city and state) and testimonials in all media, in perpetuity, in any manner Sponsors deems appropriate for publicity purposes without any further compensation to such entrant. By entering or accepting a prize in the Sweepstakes, winner agrees to be bound by these Official Sweepstakes Rules and to conform to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. When applicable, the winner (or, if the winner is a minor, the winner's parent or legal guardian) may be required to execute and return to Sponsors within five (5) business days an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability and Publicity Release to be eligible for the prize or an alternate winner will be selected. Winner may be required to furnish proof of identity, address and birth date in order to receive a prize. By entering, an entrant agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsors and its respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliated entities, directors, officers, employees, attorneys, agents, and representatives from any damage, injury, death, loss, claim, action, demand, or other liability (collectively, “Claims”) that may arise from their acceptance, possession and/or use of any prize or their participation in this promotion, or from any misuse or malfunction of any prize awarded, regardless of whether such Claims, or knowledge of the facts constituting such Claims, exist at the time of entry or arise at any time thereafter. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Sweepstakes will be ineligible for prizes and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. Sponsors reserve the right to modify these Official Sweepstakes Rules in any way or at any time. Sponsors reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this Sweepstakes should viruses, bugs or other causes beyond their control corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation or suspension, Sugar shall promptly post a notice on the Sweepstakes entry page to such effect. This Sweepstakes shall be governed by California law without regard to its conflict of laws provisions. By participating in this Sweepstakes, the parties hereby irrevocably consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in the state and federal courts of San Francisco, California for any dispute or litigation arising from or relating to this Sweepstakes.

MISCELLANEOUS: The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Sweepstakes Rules will not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision of the Official Sweepstakes Rules is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, the other provisions will remain in effect and will be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Sweepstakes Rules will not constitute a waiver of that provision. When terms such as "may" are used in these Official Sweepstakes Rules, Sponsor has sole and absolute discretion. Entrants agree to waive any rights to claim ambiguity of these Official Sweepstakes Rules. Headings are solely for convenience of reference and will not be deemed to affect in any manner the meaning or intent of the documents or any provision hereof. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Sweepstakes-related materials, privacy policy or terms of use on the Website and/or the terms and conditions of the Official Sweepstakes Rules, the Official Sweepstakes Rules shall prevail, govern and control and the discrepancy will be resolved in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion.

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