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World Fair Trade Day Tee Design Contest!

Want your Tee Design on an AP T-shirt?
Submit your custom designs: April 1 – May 8!

As part of Autonomie’s Project's commemoration of World Fair Trade Day (May 14th) and in partnership with the Fair Trade Resource Network and Fair Trade Boston, we're happy to announce our World Fair Trade Day Tee Design Contest. We’re looking to our fans and customers to come up with a new, unique design for one of our adult tees to be sold on!

Starting on April 1st we'll be asking anyone and everyone who has a design idea for a Fair Trade themed tee to send their design concept via email attachment to You can use whatever attachment format you want (just keep it reasonable in file size and generally common in file format).  If we run into any trouble viewing your design, we’ll let you know. Here are the design parameters for your submission:

     -- The design can use a maximum of 2 colors.
     -- The design must be contained on the front of the shirt only.
     -- The design must be submitted in a digital format.

As the designs come in, we’ll upload them to an album on Facebook where everyone can see them and vote on them.  Submissions for this contest will be accepted through May 8th, voting will take place between May 9-13, with a winner announced on May 14.

After all submissions have been entered, we'll send out notice that voting is underway on Facebook for your favorite design. If you want to be notified directly, please join our mailing list or Friend us on Facebook. The design with the most votes will be selected and produced for our permanent tee collection! The winner will also receive an Autonomie Project Gift Card in the amount of $200 plus a Fair Trade Gift Basket. The author of the winning design will also get featured on our site and throughout our networks once the Tee design has been produced!

Proceeds from this new Autonomie Project tee will go toward supporting the Fair Trade Resource Network and Fair Trade Boston. Fair Trade Resource Network is an information hub designed to grow the fair trade movement and help create a market that values the people who make the food we eat and the goods we use. Fair Trade Boston is a coalition of congregations, businesses, student groups and community leaders organizing to increase access to and awareness of Fair Trade products and goods in Greater Boston.

Please let us know if you have any questions about our Fair Trade Tee Contest.  Best of luck with your submission and thanks for participating and supporting fair trade! Submit your design to now!