Design-A-Charm Contest

In honor of Pinky's 10th Birthday celebration we are hosting our first ever Design Your Own Charm Contest. This is your chance to put your creativity to work! Winners will not only have their own design made into a photo charm, but top designs will also be featured on our website. So whether you're an amateur artist or aspiring jewelry designer now is your chance to show everyone your great idea!

March 19 - March 26 is submission time! You have one week to work on your award winning design, so hurry, because online submissions will end at 12pm PDT on Monday March 26.

March 27 - March 29 is online voting time! The judges here at Pugster will post the top designs and then leave the rest up to you. So make sure you come back to see the finalists and vote for your favorite design.

Friday March 30 the Winner is announced! (at 12pm PDT) There can only be one winner, but because we know there are so many great charm ideas out there, we decided to give out 2nd and 3rd place prizes too.

1 prize1st place - Your design made into a photo charm, $50 Pugster Gift card, PLUS your choice of starter bracelet with any 18 charms* to complete the bracelet. (*Limit of ONE licensed charm)

2nd place - Your design made into a photo charm, $50 Pugster Gift card, and an Italian charm keychain.

3rd place - Your design made into a photo charm, $25 Pugster Gift card, and an Italian charm cell phone strap.


Upload your file here.

Acceptable formats:

  • File Size: 120 x 100 pixels
  • File types: JPEG, GIF, BITMAP, PNG
  • Please name your file with your First and Last Name only (example: sara_jones.jpg)

The submission process has ended! Thanks for your entries! Check back for the voting stage.

Any file that does not comply with these regulations will not be entered in the contest. Sorry, we can only take electronic submissions.

  • One (1) submission per person. Multiple entries will disqualify you from the contest.
  • No copyrighted or trademarked material allowed in designs.

  • Designs deemed vulgar or inappropriate will be disqualified from the contest. Appropriateness of content is at the sole discretion of Pugster.

  • Submissions must comply with file size and format.

  • All submissions become property of Pugster. By clicking submit you agree to allow Pugster to use your design on the website and in promotional materials.

  • Submitted designs will be produced as a prize only, and will not be replicated for retail sale.

  • Only one (1) prize per person.

  • Pugster will contact winners by email and/or phone. Prizes must be claimed within 30 days of being notified or you will no longer be eligible to receive stated prize.

  • Prizes are non-transferable. Gift cards and prize items will be sent via priority mail at no charge.

Submissions that do not comply with these rules and regulations will not be returned. Your entry will be disqualified from the competition and will not be eligible for prizes.



Pugster, Inc., Jewelers  Retail, Pasadena, CA