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Children Design Competition

9 th  October

55FIFTY7 Children Design Competition

55FIFTY7 will host an exciting competition offering children, between the ages of 10 to 16 the chance to channel their creative skills by designing a pendant with a theme of Happiness. Young talented designers will create a style that reflects their personality.


Official Rules


• Open to all students. Entrants must be ages between 10 – 16 years old. 

• Employees of 55FIFTY7 and their family members may not participate in the competition.

• Applicants may submit the 1st entry via email. Once qualified, the 2nd phase will be held in 55FIFTY7 The Diamond Studio on Saturday, 10th of November.


Entry Procedures & Deadlines

• Kindly download the Entry Form by clicking here.

• Complete the entry form, being sure to fill in each required section

• Email your 1st entry to connect@55fifty7.com no later than 6th November 2018 and write subject as 55FIFTY7 Design with the kids name ( 55FIFTY7 Design x NAME ).

All decisions of the Jury and 55FIFTY7 are final. All submissions become the property of 55FIFTY7 and will subsequently become part of its archives. By submitting an entry the participant agrees that 55FIFTY7 - and any other party authorized by it - shall have permission to publish any material contained therein. All submitted materials are to be considered public record and contestants must assume that no content will be treated with any special confidentiality.


Each entry must be an original design. Any infringement of this will result in immediate disqualification.



The prize would be 55FIFTY7 manufacturing the piece  with a retail value of upto 5000 AED. The prize cannot be exchanged for a monetary value.


Entry Checklist 

The following items must be submitted at the same time, in the same email for Phase #1 (Entry) of the competition. No partial or incomplete entries will be accepted. Please do not send your entry in multiple emails.

1. Entry Form. Conditions of agreement are written on the entry form so these should be read, noted and then signed.

2. One headshot (in colour, JPG format only, 72 dpi, no larger than 5" x 7" in size on a solid white background).



- How many entries can be submitted by each designer?

Applicants will submit the first entry via email on or before 6th of November, 2018. Once qualified the second entry would be designed in 55FIFTY7 The Diamond Studio, on Saturday 10th of November.


- What format can the entries be in?

All entries can be accepted as drawing and illustration as scanned copies.


- Can entries be faxed?



- Can I send my design entry online or by e-mail?

Email is the only format entries will be accepted for the 1st entry.


- Can submissions be sent on CDs or DVDs?

Email is the only format entries will be accepted.


- When and how will the results be announced?

Finalists who will go to the second phase of the competition will be notified via phone or email by 7th of November. We will announce the finalists on our Facebook and Instagram on 8th of November 2018. And we will be announcing the winner of this exciting competition at VOD Dubai International Jewellery Show in World Trade Centre, Friday, 17th of November at 5:00 PM.


- Will winning designs be manufactured?

55FIFTY7 aims to put the winning design into production in 2018 to be produced as a one off piece. However, factors such as technical viability and cost issues will need to be taken into consideration.


- I would like to visit the studio, could you tell me where I can find 55FIFTY7?

Dubai Design District, Building 8, Office 402. Please call on 04 2771555 or email at connect@55fifty7.com to book your visit. Working hours 9am- 6pm Sunday to Thursday.


- I would like to promote the 55FIFTY7 design competition. Are you able to supply promotional material so I can distribute them to our network?

We are happy to send 55FIFTY7 Design Competition downloadable artwork. Please send an email to us on connect@55fifty7.com to request.

Click here for the Entry Form

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