1. These are the Official Rules for the Winter Wonderland Contest (the "Contest") sponsored by Sears Holdings Management Corporation ("Sponsor"). By entering the Contest, you agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding. The Contest begins on December 1, 2010 3:00 PM PST and ends on December 31, 2010 11:59 PM PST (“Contest Period”).
  2. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older.
  3. To enter, you need to log onto www.chictopia.com. If you do not already have a Chictopia.com personal profile (“Profile”), you will need to create one. Once your Profile has been set up, you need to upload a Qualifying Photo (as defined below) onto the Winter Wonderland contest at www.chictopia.com (“Webpage”). A photo will be a “Qualifying Photo” if it has been tagged with "Winter Wonderland", the designated style tag specified for this contest, as the style from the Style dropdown menu during upload. This is required of users wishing to enter the contest. Photos tagged with this style will appear on the contest page seen here: http://www.chictopia.com/contest/Winter-Wonderland. The entry must also include a description of the Qualifying Photo in 500 words or less and any additional content requirements for the Contest as described by Sponsor. Entries not containing Qualifying Photos will be discounted from the Contest.
  4. Entries are limited to one per Profile. Late or corrupt entries and entries that contain obscene, defamatory or otherwise inappropriate content as deemed by Chictopia and the Sponsor will not be accepted. No responsibility can be accepted for Entries not submitted or not received due to a technical default. Entries must not be submitted through agencies or third parties. In the event of a dispute in connection with the identity of the individual who submitted an Entry, the Entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the Profile. The authorized account holder is deemed to be the natural person who is assigned to a Profile by Chictopia.
  5. All Qualifying Photos submitted must be of the authorized account holder – that is the person whose email is registered to the account - and either (a) your own work or (b) be submitted with the consent of their creator. Qualifying Photos must not have won a prize in any other similar Contest. It is your responsibility to ensure that any Qualifying Photos submitted do not infringe the intellectual property rights or other rights of any third party or any laws.
  6. Sponsor reserves the right to choose the winners in its absolute discretion. Winner will be chosen by the Sponsor based on style(40%), quality of the write up in 500 words or less(30%), and the number of times the photo has been added as favorite on Chictopia(30%). The winners will be chosen based on how accurately each entry adheres to the guidelines and entry criteria laid out by the Sponsor. The winners will be notified by Sponsor by email within two weeks of the closing date. Sponsor’s decision will be final. There will only be 3 winners.
  7. There are 3 prizes. Each prize winner will receive the following: 1. A Trip to San Francisco arriving on Feb 4, 2011, up to $800 in flight and hotel expenses paid. 2. A Flip camera to record the prize winning trip to San Francisco. 3. A $300 Kmart gift card, a sponsored visit to the Kmart Store in San Mateo (30 min from San Francisco) to be styled by the Kmart Apparel and Chictopia Team. 4. Dinner hosted by Kmart Apparel and Chictopia Team. 5. Promotion on Stylesip of winner's blog on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. 6. Winner's blog and winner's prize winning trip will be featured on Stylesip with a chance to blog for Stylesip. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $1500. Actual value may vary based on airfare fluctuations and distance between departure and destination. Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value. Travel must be roundtrip. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight. All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the package description above, including but not limited to, ground transportation, meals, incidentals, passenger tariffs or duties, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, taxes or other expenses are the responsibility solely of winner. Travel restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply. If in the judgment of Sponsor air travel is not required due to winner’s proximity to prize location, ground transportation will be substituted for roundtrip air travel at Sponsor's sole discretion.
  8. Prizes are non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. There is no cash alternative. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winner is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. Odds of winning the prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period.
  9. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Contest, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Contest, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
  10. Failure of the winner to claim his or her Prize within 72 hours when notified by Chictopia's messaging system that they are the winner or failure to comply with any term or condition of these Official Rules, will result in disqualification, the forfeiture of his or her interest in the Prize, and the award of the Prize to a substitute drawing winner to be randomly selected from all remaining eligible entries at the end of the Contest Period. To obtain the official list of winners, please contact carla.sanchez@searshc.com. Winners will also be posted on www.stylesip.com after January 21, 2011.
  11. Prizes will be delivered to winners within two weeks of winners claiming their Prize.
  12. If you are a winner of a Prize:

    a) The receipt by you of the Prize is conditional upon you complying with any and all applicable laws, rules and regulations including, without limitation, these Official Rules;

    b) You acknowledge and agree that neither Sponsor, nor Chictopia, nor any of their affiliated companies and promotional and advertising agencies, nor any of their respective employees, agents or subcontractors shall have any liability to you whatsoever in connection with your taking or use of the Prize, or involvement in any Prize-related travel or activity (to the fullest extent permitted by law); and

    c) You acknowledge and agree that Sponsor makes no warranty, express or implied, regarding the Prize, and that Sponsor expressly disclaims any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or use, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  13. By entering the Contest each winner (except where prohibited by law and where the winner is a resident of the state of Tennessee), grants permission for Sponsor and Chictopia to use their name, address (city and state/province) and/or likeness for trade purposes without further compensation, worldwide and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media, now known and hereafter devised, including without limitation the Internet.
  14. By entering the Contest you agree that the data submitted by you can be used by Sponsor to contact you via email in the event you may be a winner pending verification. We will not share your details with third parties for marketing purposes. By entering the Contest you agree to comply with Sears Holdings Management Corporation's applicable privacy terms. See privacy policy here.
  15. Sponsor’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into relating to the result of the Contest. In the event the Contest is terminated prior to the stated end date, Sponsor reserves the right, but has no obligation, to award the Prize in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received as of the date of termination.
  16. Sponsor is not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrant, printing, typographical or other errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the Submission process or the Contest; (4) printing, typographical, technical, computer, network or human error which may occur in the administration of the Contest, the uploading, the processing or judging of submissions, the announcement of the prizes or in any Contest-related; (5) late, lost, undeliverable, damaged or stolen mail; or (6) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Contest or receipt or use or misuse of any prize (including any travel/activity related thereto). Sponsor is not responsible for misdirected or undeliverable submission or for any technical problems, malfunctions of computer systems, servers, providers, hardware/software, lost or unavailable network connections or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission or any combination thereof. Sponsor is not responsible for any unauthorized third-party use of any submission.
  17. These Official Rules are subject to all applicable federal and state laws and regulations.
  18. You agree to indemnify the Sponsor, Chictopia and its affiliates, employees, agents, representatives and third party service providers, and to defend and hold each of them harmless, from any and all claims and liabilities (including attorneys fees) which may arise from your submissions, from your unauthorized use of material obtained through Chictopia.com, or from your breach of this Agreement, or from any such acts through your use of Chictopia.com. See Chictopia's Terms for more details.
  19. Except where prohibited, by entering the Contest you agree that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois or the appropriate Illinois State Court located in Cook County, Illinois; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Contest, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Illinois without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Illinois or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Illinois.
  20. Sponsor: Sears Holdings Management Corporation, 3333 Beverly Road Hoffman Estates, IL 606179.
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