HOW TO PLAY
Complete mini-tasks and earn points
Place boxes around the person and her clothing as tight as you can. Skip images that don't meet certain criteria, e.g. there's more than one person, the image doesn't have a person, or the person is too small.
Draw points around a specific clothing item in the image, as tight as you can make the shape around the clothing item. Work around minor obstructions like hair.
Identify the Item
Confirm whether certain clothing items, styles, and other features are found within the image. You may be asked to draw boxes around specific features.
Climb the leaderboards and earn your rewards
Choice of prize
We’ve got some really cool prizes we can’t wait to give away
($400 USD value)
Everyone outside of the top 3 can exchange their points for these rewards
Join students and pros from the following organizations who have signed up already
|Australian Institute of Fashion Design, Australia||NIFT, India||A Chic Closet|
|ADS Vietnam Design Institute, Vietnam||Oklahoma State University, USA||Fall4Me|
|Bath School of Art and Design, UK||Oregon State University, USA||Filip + Inna|
|Central Saint Martins (UAL), London||Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design, Pakistan||Jami Lyn|
|CFD-Dubai, UAE||Polimoda International Institute of Fashion Design & Marketing, Polimoda, Italy||The Darksided Fashionista|
|ESMOD, Paris, France||Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, USA||Michelle's Pa(i)ge|
|Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, New York, USA||Raffles Design Institute Guangzhou, China||Zophiel Enterprise|
|Iceland Academy of the Arts, Iceland||Ravensbourne, London, UK||ZARA|
|IMS-Design and innovation Academy, India||SoFA Design Institute, Philippines|
|Indiana University, USA||Stephens College, Columbia, USA|
|Instituto Europeo Di Design (IED), Spain||Symbiosis Institute of Design, India|
|JD Institute of Fashion Technology, India||Texas Tech University, USA|
|Kalawin International Fashion Institute, Thailand||The New School (Parsons), New York, USA|
|Kansas State University, USA||University of Cincinnati, USA|
|LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore||University of Minnesota, USA|
|London College of Fashion (UAL), UK||University of North Texas, USA|
|Maitreyi College, India||University of Philippines, Philippines|
|Marist College, USA||University of Texas at Austin, USA|
|National Institute of India, India||Westchester Community College, USA|
What you need to Know
We want to make it super easy to get started
How to Enter?
All you need is a phone or a computer...and since you’re reading this you’ve already got that part covered. Click on the ‘Sign Up’ button on the top right of this page and follow the process. You will get a confirmation email within a few minutes, which also contains your referral code to send to your friends. As the contest date approaches, we’ll send you an invitation link to enroll in at least one of the contests. We’re going to be running more than one contest since space is limited, plus there’ll be more prizes to give out! Once you’re enrolled, you should be able to login, browse, and post to the discussion forum. Once the contest starts, begin play!
How do I qualify?
First, you must have an intense love of fashion and you must also be at least 18 years of age. The contest invitation will be sent to you within a few weeks after you sign up some time before the contest start date. Once you’re invited you will know exactly which contest and which group you will be competing in and how much time you have to win!
What are the contest dates?
There will be several contests in the coming weeks giving you multiple opportunities to win. Check the website to stay up to date on new contest dates. Future contests will also see bigger and better prizes, so be sure to always check back on the website for more details. See you soon!
What is this for?
The Picpulse Fashion Contest is a part of a research study designed to collect data on people’s general knowledge of the fashion industry and related terminology. We hope to use what we learn to push fashion forward and create memorable content for our audience. The boxes and polygons contestants are drawing will also help train software technology to visually recognize clothing in images.
Tell your Friends
Don’t forget to tell your friends about this amazing contest.
As a special bonus, for every friend that successfully signs up and earns 100 points in the contest, both of you will receive an additional 100 bonus points!
Terms & Conditions
No Purchase Necessary
The Picpulse contest will take place starting in the month of August. There will be several chances to win. All you must do is successfully identify fashion brands/terms, for each image and question answered correctly you will receive equivalent points toward your leaderboard ranking. There will be 3 grand prize winners overall and 3 gift-card winners from each group.
All Contest Participants MUST be 18 Years of Age or Older.
Employees and consultants of Picpulse and their families are ineligible to play.
We may collect the following information:
Name, contact information including email address. Demographic information such as postcode, preferences, and interests. None of this information will be sold or used to advertise or obtain any kind of monetary gain whatsoever. You have the right to remove any and all of your information at will.
Winners and Prizes
Winners of each contest will be contact by email and must respond within 14 days to claim their prize. Prizes will be shipped at winner’s discretion.
Winners will be notified by e-mail within ten (10) business days of the prize determination, and may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and publicity/liability release within seven (7) days of notification. If a selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim a prize and/or where applicable an affidavit of eligibility and publicity/liability release is not timely received, is incomplete or modified, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected from remaining valid, eligible entries timely submitted. Allow 6 to 8 weeks for delivery of prizes
- Choice of Digital Camera, Apple Watch Series 3, Hyatt Hotels Weekend Getaway, Apple iPad Mini
- Choice of Apple Airpods, Fitbit Charge 2, Amazon Tap Bluetooth Speaker
- Choice of Wacom Drawing Tablet, Amazon Fire HD 8, Brother Sewing Machine
The top 3 from each group will win a gift card from a selection of leading retailers (e.g. Amazon, EBay).
Groups will be assigned to entrants when the contest link is activated and may change during the course of the contest depending on the activity levels of entrants in each group.
Entrant agrees to release, discharge, indemnify, defend and hold harmless Picpulse, its parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries, its business partners, prize providers, and promotion and advertising agencies, and directors, officers, employees and agents of any and all of the aforesaid, and any other organizations related to the Contest, from and against any claim, damages or liability due to any injuries, losses or damages to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from receipt, enjoyment, ownership, possession, use, misuse or inability to use any prize, or participation in the Contest or a related activity, whether under contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or any other applicable sources of law, including, without limitation (i) any condition caused by events beyond Picpulse’s control that may cause the Contest to be disrupted or corrupted; (ii) any injuries, losses, or damages (compensatory, direct, incidental, consequential or otherwise) of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of the prize, or acceptance, possession, or use of the prize, or from participation in the Contest; and (iii) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Contest. Contest holder, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or is otherwise in violation of the rules. It further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the contest if it is not capable of completion as planned. Contest holder reserves the right to make changes in the rules of the contest, including the substitution of a prize of equivalent value. If due to circumstances beyond the control of Contest holder, the prize is not forthcoming or delivered, Contest holder reserves the right, but not the obligation, to cancel or modify the contest and shall not be required to award a substitute prize. Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in a contestant’s disqualification solely at the discretion of Contest holder.