Do you have what it takes to be the 2018 Linens Limited Rising Star of interiors and home styling?

This year, we're on the hunt to find the next big thing in the world of interiors on social media - and we need your help!

Voting is now open!

We want to know who to follow, who to keep an eye on, who’s making waves, and who’s having an impact in the interior design world on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter.

See our nominees and vote here

 

The prize

The winner of the Rising Star Award, as voted for by the public, will receive a fantastic £150 gift voucher to spend on www.linenslimited.com.

In addition, we’re offering 10% off* our whole range for the duration of the competition - simply enter STAR10 at the checkout!

*offer excludes items in the Sale and Nursery Furniture categories.

 

Who can enter the competition?

Do you love DIY, have a flair for colour, can't get enough of upcycling or think nothing of spending your weekends searching for the perfect vintage piece? If so - then go ahead and nominate yourself!

Or do you know someone who loves doing up their home, can’t stop collecting cushions, or is undergoing a serious renovation right now? Nominate them to enter the competition and reward their efforts.

Perhaps you’re a devoted follower of an interior designer on social media and you think they deserve a bit of recognition for their dedication and inspiration. Yup, you can nominate them too!

The only thing we ask is that, as a social media based competition, you have the social media goods to backup your nomination - we’re looking for accounts that:

  • share gorgeous, high quality images

  • post regularly (at least once per week)

  • have between 1,000 and 10,000 followers (per social media account).

 

How to qualify

  • We are looking for rising stars, so they must have between 1,000 and 10,000 followers per social media account

  • Nominees must have a passion and flair for interiors, and be able to demonstrate this in their social posts on Twitter, Instagram and/or Facebook

  • They must be over 18 years of age and live in the United Kingdom, the Isle of Man or the Channel Islands

  • See below for the full Terms and Conditions

 

How to enter

Round 1

To apply to take part in the competition, you must first be nominated on either Instagram, Facebook or Twitter. You can nominate yourself or nominate someone else. You can nominate up to four people.

 To enter, follow these simple instructions: 

  • Instagram - like a competition-related post and tag yourself or the Instagram account that you would like to nominate in the comment section

  • Facebook - like and share a competition-related post, and comment on the post with the Facebook account of the person who you would like to nominate

  • Twitter - like and retweet a competition-related post, and reply to the post with the Twitter account of the person who you would like to nominate

The deadline for nominations is 23.59 on 17th June 2018.

 

Round 2

The team at Linens Limited will review the nominations in order to draw up a shortlist. They will also take into consideration recommendations received from third parties in the making of this shortlist. This shortlist will then be notified they have been selected to go forward to the final stage. 

In order to confirm their place in the competition, the shortlist will provide Linens Limited with a short bio (maximum of 250 words) and three photographs that demonstrate their interiors style. The shortlist will also be invited to share their social media account information. The shortlist will have four days after they are first contacted to confirm they are happy to take part and to provide this information. 

Linens Limited will then announce the final shortlist and voting will open.

 

How to win

Voting is now open to the public. The bios and photos provided by the shortlist will be hosted on the Linens Limited website, along with a voting form. The public are invited to review the information provided by the shortlist, and explore their social media accounts if this information is provided, before casting their vote here.

Voting will close at 23.59 on 22nd July 2018.

The nominee with the most votes will win the £150 prize gift voucher from Linens Limited.

 

Terms and conditions

  1. The competition is open to residents (18+) of the United Kingdom, the Isle of Man and Channel Islands, excluding employees and the immediate families of Linens Limited or anyone else professionally connected with this prize draw.

  2. The prize winner must be aged 18 or over.

  3. Competition closes at 23:59 on 22nd July 2018 - entries submitted after this time will not be counted.

  4. The prize winner will be the individual who receives the most votes by 23.59 on 22nd July 2018.

  5. Linens Limited will contact the winner within five days of the closing date.

  6. The winner must respond to notification of winning within five days otherwise the right to claim the prize will be lost and Linens Limited reserves the right to re-award the prize.

  7. Linens Limited reserves the right to disqualify entrants who do not fulfil entry requirements.

  8. No part of the prize is exchangeable for cash.

  9. Linens Limited reserves the right to change these rules or cancel the competition at any time.

  10. No entries from agents, organised groups or applications automatically generated by computers will be accepted. Any entries not in accordance with the entry instructions will be rejected. Any entries containing offensive or inappropriate content will be removed.

  11. You agree to participate, at our request, in publicity and you agree that we own all Intellectual Property Rights in, and may use at our absolute discretion, such publicity/interviews. We may refer to your association with the competition and/or the prize in all publicity, marketing and materials.

  12. No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.

  13. Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.

  14. In order to be taken into consideration, nominees must have either a Facebook, Twitter or Instagram account.

  15. In order to be taken into consideration, nominees must use at least one social media account regularly, and update it with good quality imagery.

  16. In order to be taken into consideration, nominees must have between 1,000 and 10,000 followers per aforementioned social media account.

  17. Linens Limited reserves the right to choose a shortlist consisting solely of recommendations from third parties.

  18. In the event of a tie, the voting period will be extended by 48 hours.