Sweepstakes Rules – Applepear Handcrafted Jewelry

Sweepstakes Rules

Sweepstakes Official Rules

 To enter this Sweepstakes, you must agree to and abide by these Official Rules.

 NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A purchase or payment of any kind will not increase your chances of winning.

 **Please note that this promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by Instagram, Inc. And by entering, you are confirming that you are indeed releasing Instagram from any and all responsibility and you are adhering by Instagram's terms of use.

1. Eligibility: You must have internet access, a valid email address and an Instagram account to participate. This sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law. This Sweepstakes is open internationally. This sweepstakes is open to individuals who are at least 18 years of age. Individuals who are (including but not limited to employees, interns, consultants, and contractors) who have within the past 6 months performed services for any of the hosts, and immediate family and household members of the hosts are not eligible to enter.

2. Entry through Instagram: This sweepstakes begins on 8/30/15 at 6:00 pm EST and ends on 8/1/15 at 5:59 pm PST.  Entrants are required to follow the Instagram feeds of all of the hosts of this giveaway for the duration of the giveaway.  Entrants are required to either; (1) leave their profile public so that Hosts are able to verify that entrant did in fact complete entry, or to (2) accept the Friend Request of a Host in order to be verified, or to (3) be able provide proof in the form of time-stamped screen shots that all hosts were followed at time of entry.  Entrants are required to like the original Sweepstakes picture on each of the hosts page. To enter by email: Simply send an email stating your Instagram handle, name, and address to hello@applepearcollection.com

3. Random Drawing/Selection of Winners:  Each host will randomly choose a winner from their feed for their own prize. The chosen winner will be determined to be in compliance with these Official Rules.

4. Prize: The winner will receive whichever prize they were selected for by an individual shop.

5. Winner Notification: The winner will be VERIFIED as completing all steps to enter, and sent a Direct Message within 48 hours of the giveaway ending. Winner will have 48 hours to respond to claim the prize or another entrant will be randomly chosen. This Sweepstakes is open internationally!

6. Winner Prize Collection: The prize will be shipped directly to the address that the winner will provide to the host.  (Please note the iMac will not be the one pictured and will not include any of the accessories pictured).

7. Waiver of Release: By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Promotion Hosts, as well as Instagram, LLC, and Apple, LLC any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in this Sweepstakes and/or acceptance, receipt, possession or use/misuse of any prize. Entrant agrees that any disputes or claims arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually without any legal action. No monies will be given to entrants for any type of law-suit or for attorneys’ fees. Hosts are not responsible for failed, partial or garbled computer transmissions, or for technical failures of any kind affecting the Sweepstakes in any manner.  This includes but is not limited to filtering by the technology of Instagram, LLC. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and to terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. Notice of termination/modification/suspension of Sweepstakes will be posted on the Instagram accounts for the Hosts.

 8. Winners Name: For the name of the winner of this iMac Sweepstakes please mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Applepear Handcrafted Jewelry, 3518 W 229th Street, Torrance, CA 90505 for receipt no later than 8/15/15.