Be the toast of the town:

Enter the annual DWR
Champagne Chair Contest™.

To enter, create a miniature chair using only the foil, label, cage and cork from no more than two champagne bottles. Three winners will receive a DWR Gift Card.

You will be directed to a form on which you’ll enter your name, contact information and chair name. Then you’ll upload one or two photos of your chair. #dwrchampagnechair
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
  • Use any or all of the materials (except glass) from no more than two (2) champagne bottles. Glue is the only permitted adhesive. You are not permitted to use any additional materials – including tape and/or paint.
  • Cork sheeting is not allowed. If you think the construction of your chair might be mistaken for cork sheeting, please take photos while making your chair. Finalists may be asked to provide proof of construction methods.
  • The chair must measure no more than 4"x4"x4".
  • Call for entries will begin on December 19, 2014. Entries must be received before midnight EST on Monday, January 12, 2015.
  • Ten (10) chairs will be selected as finalists. If your chair is one of these, you will be asked to send your chair to DWR, and these 10 chairs will become the property of DWR.
  • Please, only one chair and one submission per person.

2014 Champagne Chair Contest Winners

HOW IT WORKS
STEP 1
Create chair

Create a chair out of the foil, label, cage and cork from no more than two champagne bottles.

STEP 2
Photograph chair

Take a picture using a blank piece of white paper as your background. (Follow our photo guidelines below for an optimal picture.)

STEP 3
Submit chair

Starting on December 19, entries can be submitted here or via Instagram with #dwrchampagnechair.

PRIZES

All three winning chairs will be featured on dwr.com.
First Place: $1,000 DWR Gift Card
Second Place: $500 DWR Gift Card
Third Place: $250 DWR Gift Card
PHOTO GUIDELINES
  • Grab a piece of plain white paper.
  • Head toward moderate sunlight.
  • Hold paper to create curved backdrop.
  • Place chair on paper.
  • Snap a picture. Make sure that it’s crisp and clear and that it captures your chair’s best angle.
Contestant Submissions
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