Congrats to Ross Bruggink and his amazing shirt design.
Our most successful playoff to date has come to a close. Two weeks and 469 rebounds later, the Dribbble + Threadless Playoff Challenge was a ton of fun to watch, and the t-shirt concepts the Dribbble community came up with were creative, funny, unique, clever, and other positive adjectives.
We love Ross’ fictional (?) take on a Yeti grooming shop. It’s a shirt we’d wear proudly. As part of the prize, the shirt will be printed and sold over at Threadless, so stay tuned to grab your very own.
In addition to getting his shirt printed, Ross also receives:
- $2,000 CASH
- $500 Threadless Gift Certificate
- 1 of everything in the Dribbble Equipment Shop
- 1 year of Dribbble PRO for free
- iPad mini – Black, Wi-Fi, 16GB
We’re also awarding the top 5 most liked shots of the challenge some cool prizes as well:
- 1 year of Dribbble PRO for free
- Dribbble t-shirt
- $50 Threadless Gift Certificate
And they are:
- Iceberg Threadless Shirt by Christoph Gromer
- Yummie Threadless Dribbble Shirt and Big Rocket company, both by Beasty Design
- Hide n’ Seek apparel by Adam Trageser
- Tacoctopus T-Shirt by Virginia Poltrack
- Ark Design by Mark Conlan
Congrats and thanks to all who entered and voted. And a very special thanks to our friends at Threadless for partnering on an amazing Playoff!
The challenge is simple: design a logo for a company that doesn’t exist. Perhaps you’ve always dreamt of owning your own record store, or an exotic fish emporium. This is your chance. Want to design the branding for the first mini-golf course on Mars? Make it so. Let your imagination run wild!
Learn more about the challenge in this video from Dan and Jake Nickell, founder of Threadless:
You have until Monday, July 29 at 11:59pm (EDT) to post your rebound. Once the buzzer sounds, we’ll huddle with Threadless to pick a grand prize winner, who gets an incredible prize pack:
- Your design printed by Threadless!
- $2,000 cash
- A $500 Threadless Gift Certificate
- One of everything in the Dribbble Equipment Shop
- One year of Dribbble Pro
- An iPad mini (Black, Wi-Fi, 16GB)
The top-5 rebounds with the most Likes will also each win:
- One year of Dribbble Pro
- One shirt from the Dribbble Equipment Shop
- A $50 Threadless Gift Certificate
Check out Threadless’ shot to get started. Good luck!
(As always, we hate spec work. All designers participating in this Playoff retain full ownership of their work, and no shots will be used for any purpose without the permission of their creator.)
Once again, we teamed up with our friends at Squarespace to celebrate a launch of theirs, letting the Dribbble community have some fun and stretch their creative muscle via a Featured Playoff. This time around, it was for Squarespace Commerce, a new way to manage and sell products on the Squarespace platform.
We’ve teamed up with our friends over at Squarespace to celebrate the release of the all-new version of their fantastic website building service. The official Squarespace Rebound Playoff kicked off last Thursday and has already racked up 200 rebounds of, dare we say, some incredibly creative takes on the number 6 and the Squarespace brand.
You have until next Tuesday July 31st 4pm EST to enter and vote for your favorites. The top 6 rebounds will receive some awesome prizes from Squarespace (including a free year of Squarespace 6), and one grand prize winner from all the rebounds (regardless of likes) will be chosen by the Squarespace team to receive a new Macbook Pro with Retina Display. Whoa.
So go get creative! Rebound, vote, have fun, and happy Dribbbling.
After several days of rebounding, the buzzer sounded today at 2pm Eastern. The United Pixelworkers / Jon Contino / Dribbble playoff has come to a close. We loved the creativity that went into these shots: ficticious basketball teams from the 1920’s from Salem, Pittsburgh, and Long Island.
The top winner for the Long Island Aviators was by stephen skurnick:
The top winner for the Pittsburgh Workers was Nick Slater:
The top winner for the Salem Dribbblers was Ryan Putnam:
There were also three additional winners chosen for each team.
Team Dribbble’s pick for the Salem Dribbblers was by James Olstein:
Coach Jon’s pick for the Long Island Aviators was by TJ Rippelmeyer:
Coach Jay’s pick for the Pittsburgh Workers was by Michael Spitz:
Congrats to the winners, and a big thank you to all who rebounded and voted. This was a fun one. And thanks to United Pixelworkers and Jon Contino for collaborating on this!
Winners: please email firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can deliver your prizes.
Well that was fun. Last week, Dropbox held an official rebound playoff, and 280+ Dribbble players flexed their creative muscle and came up with some excellent takes on the Dropbox logo. As usual, the Dribbble community showed how creative they can be with a little constraint.
Congratulations to the winners—you’ve earned free Dropbox space for life! And thanks to all who uploaded and voted.
Note to the winners: Please fill out this form so that Dropbox can hook you up with your prizes.
This just in, from our friends at Dropbox:
At Dropbox we love, love, LOVE designers and the Dribbble community. We’re fostering and thriving on a bustling creative culture and want you to join in.
We’re showing our appreciation by holding an official playoff for a bunch of Dropbox space!
The playoff starts Wednesday, May 23rd 2012 10am PDT and ends Friday, May 25th at 6pm PDT and will be kicked off by Dropbox's second Dribbble shot.
What you’ll be playing for:
- 1st Place 25GB of space for life
- 2nd Place 10GB for life
- 5x 3rd Place 5GB for life
So look out for that shot on Wednesday at 10am PDT, and rebound it to win!
—The Dropbox Design Team
The top 5 most-liked shots, as well as a Coaches’ Pick, will get to choose a t-shirt from our Equipment Shop.
- Infographic Postcard by Kerem Suer
- Ketchum, Idaho by Alex Rinker
- Boston by Seth Nickerson
- Lietuva - Lithuania by Julius Seniūnas
- Orlando by Rob Dozier
- Colorado by Kevin F.J. Harris (Coaches’ Pick)
Thanks to all who rebounded and voted!
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