Dream Closet: Win a $2,000 Shopping Spree

Dream closet, is that you? Enter to win a $2,000 shopping credit at Rue La La and that fantasy wardrobe just might call. (We’d answer if we were you.) Choose from anything on the site – from clothing and accessories to furniture, kitchenware, and more. This is one spree that can restock your party-dress closet (and knock everything off those wish lists) just in time for the holidays.

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The Rue La La $2,000 Credit Sweepstakes
Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

Please read these rules before entering the Sweepstakes. By entering and participating in the Sweepstakes, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and represent that you satisfy all of the eligibility requirements set forth below. 

Sweepstakes may only be entered in or from the 50 United States and the District of Columbia and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry.  This Sweepstakes is governed exclusively by the laws of the United States.  You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia.

1. Eligibility. Participation in the Rue La La $2000 Credit Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States & DC who are aged 18 or older. Sweepstakes is void elsewhere and where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law. Employees, officers and directors of Retail Convergence.com, LP (“Sponsor”) and Bloomspot, Inc. and each of their respective parent and related companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, partners, advertising, and promotion agencies, and any manufacturers or distributors of Sweepstakes materials (collectively, all of the foregoing, the “Released Parties”), and their immediate family members (parents, children, siblings, spouse) or members of the same household (whether related or not) of such employees/officers/directors are not eligible to enter. You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia.  All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

2. How to Enter.  To enter the Sweepstakes, you must log into the registration page via the applicable link provided, complete the online entry information, read and agree to the Official Rules, and click the “Sign Up” button.

All entrants must have a valid email address. Limit one (1) entry per person/email address during the Sweepstakes Period. No automated entry devices and/or programs permitted.  All entries become the sole and exclusive property of Sponsor and receipt of entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, stolen, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, misdirected, technically corrupted, or garbled entries, which will be disqualified, or for problems of any kind whether mechanical, human, or electronic.  Only fully completed entries are eligible.  Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor.

3. Start/End Dates. Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01 am Eastern Time (“ET”) on November 19, 2012 and ends at 11:59:59 pm ET on November 28, 2012 (“Sweepstakes Period”).

4. Random Drawing/Odds. One (1) winner will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received on or about November 29, 2012.  Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for the drawing. All random drawings will be conducted by Sponsor. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.

5. Prizes:  One winner will receive a $2,000 Rue La La account credit (the “Account Credit”).  The Account Credit is not redeemable for cash. Sponsor will credit the winner’s Rue La La account in the amount of the Account Credit.  Account Credits are not valid for prior purchases or balances.  Account Credits must be used within one hundred twenty (120) calendar days after the Account Credits are deposited into the winner’s Rue La La account (the “Account Credit Period”).  Upon expiration of the Account Credit Period, any unused Account Credits will automatically expire.  Account Credits are subject to the Terms of Use of RueLaLa.com located at www.ruelala.com/common/terms.  ARV of all prizes combined: $2,000.00 USD.    Prizes are non-transferable.  No substitutions or cash redemptions. If in the case of unavailability of any prize, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value.  All taxes and unspecified expenses are the sole responsibility of the winner(s). 

Winner(s) acknowledge that the Sponsor, the Released Parties and all other businesses affiliated with this Sweepstakes and their agents do not make, nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representations, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the quality, conditions, fitness, or merchantability of any aspect of the prize(s) being offered.

AN ENTRANT is not a winner of any prize, even if the sweepstakes SHOULD so indicate, unless and until entrant’s eligibility, and sweepstakes winner have been verified and entrant has been notified that verification is complete.  Sponsor will not accept screen shots or other evidence of winning in lieu of its validation process.

6. Notification. Winner(s) will be notified by email and may be required to sign and return, where legal, an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release within seven (7) days of prize notification.  If winner(s) cannot be contacted within five (5) calendar days of first notification attempt, if any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, if winner rejects his/her prize, or in the event of noncompliance with these Official Rules, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner(s) will be selected, time permitting. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given.  Limit one prize per person or household.

7. License/Usage. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these Official Rules, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. By entering, entrants agree to the use of their names, addresses (city and state), photograph, picture, portrait, voice, likenesses, biographical information, and/or statements for purposes of advertising, trade, or promotion in any media (now known or hereafter known) throughout the world in perpetuity, without further compensation, notification, or permission, unless prohibited by law. Nothing contained herein shall be deemed to obligate Sponsor to make use of any of the rights granted herein and winner(s) waives any right to inspect or approve any such use of any and every nature and kind. If any winner is deemed a minor, then such prize will be awarded to winner’s parent or legal guardian.

8. Release. By participating, entrants and winner(s) and any travel guests agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor and the Released Parties from any and all liability, for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost or expense whatsoever including without limitation, property damage, personal injury and/or death which may occur in connection with, preparation for, travel to, or participation in Sweepstakes, or possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy, and merchandise delivery. Neither Sponsor nor any Released Parties are responsible for any damages, taxes, or expenses that winner(s) might incur as a result of this Sweepstakes or receipt of prize.  Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules, or attempt to interfere with this Sweepstakes in any way, may be disqualified.

9. Additional Terms. In case of dispute as to identity of entrant, Entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Any attempted form of entry other than as set forth above is prohibited; no automatic, programmed, robotic, or similar means of entry are permitted. Neither Sponsor or Released Parties are responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, web site, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete, or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled, or delayed computer transmissions which may limit one’s ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend ,or suspend this Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In case of termination, Sponsor will select the winner(s) from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or web site.  Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sponsor representatives. There is no purchase or sales presentation required to participate.  A purchase does not increase odds of winning.  Sponsor is not responsible if Sweepstakes cannot take place or if any prize cannot be awarded due to travel cancellations, delays or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

10.  Limitation of Liability; Disclaimer of Warranties.  IN NO EVENT WILL THE RELEASED PARTIES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SERVICE AND/OR THE SWEEPSTAKES, DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM ANY WEBSITES ASSOCIATES WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE RELEASED PARTIES’ TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, OR CAUSES OF ACTION EXCEED $100. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THIS SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”  WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.

11. Disputes; Governing Law.  The parties waive all rights to trial in any action or proceeding instituted in connection with these Official Rules, including, without limitation, the Sweepstakes. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Official Rules and/or the Sweepstakes shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. The arbitration shall be conducted in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, City of Boston.

THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE INTERPRETATION OF ITS TERMS SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS WITHOUT REGARD TO ITS CONFLICTS OF LAWS RULES. For any matters which are not subject to arbitration as set forth in these Official Rules and/or in connection with the entering of any judgment on an arbitration award in connection with these Official Rules and/or the Sweepstakes, the parties irrevocably submit and consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts located in or closest to the County of Suffolk in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The parties agree not to raise the defense of forum non conveniens.

12.  Use of Data.  Sponsor will be collecting personal data about entrants online, in accordance with its privacy policy.  Please review the Sponsor’s privacy policy at http://www.ruelala.com/common/privacy.  By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants hereby agree to Sponsor’s collection and usage of their personal information and acknowledge that they have read and accepted Sponsor’s privacy policy.

13. List of Winners. To obtain a list of winner(s), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by February 28, 2013 to: Retail Convergence.com, LP, 20 Channel Center, Boston, MA 02210, Attn: Marketing Department: Winner Confirmation Request – The Rue La La $2000 Credit Sweepstakes.

14. Sponsor. Retail Convergence.com, LP, 20 Channel Center, Boston, MA 02210

 


November 18, 2012

Comments

  1. Allison says:

    Hi, I tried to enter/”sign up” but it said “This email address belongs to a person who is already a Member.” When I click “Already a member? Sign in” instead, I signed in but when I went back to the entry page it still asked me to sign up. Help?

  2. Erin Strong says:

    I had the same problem trying to enter as Allison did. Help???

  3. Simone says:

    Had the same issue!

  4. Simone says:

    In reading the official rules, it states the contest doesn’t begin until 12 AM 11/19/12…maybe that is why?

  5. Joann Strange says:

    Tried to enter and have been a member of Ruelala since 2009 however was given the same msg others have posted.

  6. Patricia Robertson says:

    I can’t seem to find the application no where. and it’s 4:20 am est nov. 19, 2012…I read everything!

  7. Trying to enter the contest!

  8. kcoffey says:

    Hi Allison,

    The sweepstakes should be all set to enter now. If you continue to have issues please contact our Corporate Concierge on twitter (@rueLaLa_help) and they’ll be sure to help you out. Thank you!

  9. kcoffey says:

    Hi Erin,

    The sweepstakes is all set to enter now. If you continue to have issues please contact our Corporate Concierge on twitter (@rueLaLa_help) and they’ll be sure to help you out. Thank you!

  10. kcoffey says:

    Hi Simone,

    The sweepstakes is up and running now. If you continue to have issues please contact our Corporate Concierge on twitter (@rueLaLa_help) and they’ll be sure to help you out. Thank you!

  11. kcoffey says:

    Hi Joann,

    The sweepstakes is all set to enter now. If you continue to have issues please contact our Corporate Concierge on twitter (@rueLaLa_help) and they’ll be sure to help you out. Thank you!

  12. kcoffey says:

    Hi Patricia,

    The sweepstakes is up and running now. If you continue to have issues please contact our Corporate Concierge on twitter (@rueLaLa_help) and they’ll be sure to help you out. Thank you!

  13. kcoffey says:

    Hi Melanie,

    The sweepstakes is all set to enter now. If you continue to have issues please contact our Corporate Concierge on twitter (@rueLaLa_help) and they’ll be sure to help you out. Thank you!

  14. Allison says:

    Still having the same problem – will tweet as well.

  15. Nene says:

    Having the same problem as everyone else. I’m about to tweet at Amy B.

  16. Tasha says:

    I’m already a member at Rue La La but can I still enter the contest?

  17. lisa says:

    Tells me to register for membership, am already a member so i click “login” instead…but then there’s no link to the contest. when i try to sign up for the contest by entering my email and info, it says there’s already a member w that info… :(

  18. RLL_Concierge says:

    Hi Lisa & Tasha – We’re excited about the Dream Closet sweeps, for both new and our existing Members. You’ll be entered into the drawing using the email address you provided in your blog comments. Good luck!

  19. I am having the same issue as Erin. When I try to enter it just says that I am already a member & does not give me the opportunity to enter the contest. Is this just for new members?

    Susan

  20. Allison W. says:

    I’m having the same trouble as others; I’m already a member and cannot enter the sweepstakes via the site.

  21. RLL_Concierge says:

    Hi Susan & Allison – We’re so sorry for any issue. You’ll both be entered into the Dream Closet sweepstakes with the email addresses you provided with your blog comment. Good luck!

  22. Dan says:

    I am also having the same problem. I am already a member and cannot register fore the contest.

  23. Allison W. says:

    Thank you!

  24. Kristen says:

    I am having the same issue as the other current members above. When I enter my email address to sign up for the contest I receive the error message: This email address belongs to a person who is already a Member.
    Thank you.

  25. Mordechai says:

    Hi I also tried entering but I can’t bec. it says that I am already registered with that email.

  26. Lindsay says:

    May I be entered as well, please? I do not have a Twitter account to get assistance there. Thanks!

  27. Katarina Kralj-Madiraca says:

    Hi, I am also an existing member of Rue La La and was unable to enter the sweepstakes due to this. Please enter me in the sweepstakes.

  28. Dawn says:

    I also cannot enter the sweepstakes using my existing Rue La La account. Can you please enter me, as well…
    Thank you!

  29. Sienna says:

    Hi, I’m having the same problem as the other existing members noted above. When I enter my email address I receive the following message: This email address belongs to a person who is already a member. Please enter me in the contest as well. Thanks.

  30. tiffany says:

    I am having the same issue as everyone above. I can’t enter the contest because I’m already a member…

  31. Tanya says:

    I’m having the same problem. “This email address belongs to a person who is already a member.”

    I even tried another browser, didn’t work there either.

  32. Melissa says:

    @rueLaLa_help

    Having the same problem!
    Will I be entered?

  33. Megan says:

    Hi, I clicked on the sweepstakes link but it just prompted me to sign up and start shopping. There is no information on how to get to an entry form at all… Would love to apply! Thanks!

  34. RLL_Concierge says:

    Hi everyone – You’ll all be entered into the Dream Closet sweeps with the email address you provided in your blog comment. Thanks so much, and good luck! – The Rue La La Concierge Team

  35. Camila says:

    I sign up but it doesn’t say whether I entered the contest or not and I can’t find a way to do so. How do I make sure I do?

  36. Sarah says:

    I have the same problem as everyone else. Can you enter me into the contest? Thanks.

  37. Laura says:

    I am having same issue as above. Please enter me into the contest. Thanks!

  38. Jennifer says:

    Same as everyone else…I’m a registered member and can’t enter. Please help!

    Will I receive some sort of email to confirm that I’ve officially been entered?

  39. Ashley Morrissey says:

    I’m already a member! Enter me into the contest please?!

    -Ashley Marie Morrissey
    ashummz05@yahoo.com

  40. Minh says:

    I’m an existing member hoping to enter the contest, too!

  41. Jeane Bovat says:

    Same problem as others. Please enter me in the sweepstakes….thanks!!

  42. Diana says:

    Hi! Also having the same problem – not able to find a link to register for the contest since I am already a member. Please help!!

  43. Dinah says:

    I’m also trying to enter but having the same issues. What should i do?

  44. Bhakti says:

    I am having the same problems as everyone else, but I am assuming that my posting will count as my entry as it has for others.

  45. Mark says:

    On providing my email address, gives an error message of email is already registered with o option for entering contest even after signing in.

  46. Amy says:

    Same issue here! Please enter me! Thanks! :)

  47. Elizabeth C. says:

    Hi, I’m having the same issue as the others. I can’t enter the sweepstakes because it requires you to register an account and it won’t allow me to register because I already have an account, so I can’t enter the sweepstakes. Please enter me, thanks!

  48. Monica says:

    I would like to be entered in the sweepstakes as a current RueLaLa member. Thanks!

  49. alex says:

    same problem as everyone else. is this only for new rue la la members? there should be a splash on the homepage to enter.

  50. Kristie says:

    I can’t find the sweepstakes entry form and when I signed up, it just told me to start shopping. What do I do now?

  51. Amanda says:

    I am already a member but would love to enter this sweepstakes! Thanks so much!

  52. Kate says:

    I also can’t enter. Please enter me! My email address is katherinealjinovic@gmail.com

    Is this only for new members? If so it should be clearer.

  53. Rita Wall says:

    No contest entry is offered. I have registered but cannot enter :(

  54. Tony says:

    Is there a form to fill out? After registering as a new member, the page loaded up the shopping screen. There was no entry form or a checkbox to agree to any terms or rules per the usual protocol. Am I entered?

  55. Jennifer Reda says:

    enter me, please! (redfuzzycow (at) yahoo (dot) com) i’m a member.

  56. Carmen Lebron says:

    I had the same problem but am hoping it registered

  57. Jennie Stever says:

    Please register me for the sweepstake!

  58. Paula Peterson says:

    Iv been a member for a while and would really like to enter.

  59. Erika says:

    I have been a member for awhile also and it will not let me enter… could you please enter me?

  60. pete higby says:

    ok

  61. Moises Campos says:

    Houston we have a problem. Tried every method and still no go.

  62. jenny hebert says:

    great sweeps

  63. Mike Anderson says:

    I’m Sweeping up!

  64. Barbara says:

    another existing member who keeps waiting for this problem to be fixed so that I can enter

  65. JRG says:

    Fix the problem; contest can’t be entered!
    I’m not coming to this site anymore if you don’t fix it.

  66. CMC says:

    Yep, I had the same problem that everyone else has had. I’m an existing member, so no need for me to sign up again.

  67. sky says:

    I would like to be entered into the sweepstakes, thank you.

  68. Heather says:

    I would like an entry into the sweepstakes as well, thanks!!

  69. Moises Campos says:

    Please enter me in the contest. Tried numerous attempts and failed due to your site not working. I give up.

  70. Fran E. says:

    Count me in–clothes look fabulous!!!!!

  71. Benjamin Smith says:

    HI, I tried the link as well and no luck. Could you please enter me in as well? thanks so much!!! :-)

  72. Rachel M Smith says:

    Hey, I’m already a member so the link must not work for me.Tried more times than I can count. Could you please please enter me in? thank you….

  73. peggy hughes says:

    tried to enter but could not.

  74. Robert Abramson says:

    RUE LA LA

  75. Jeff says:

    Enter me please

  76. Amy says:

    I can’t enter either. Are you able to still enter us with our comments?

  77. Lori says:

    Love this site!

  78. dawna says:

    I too, have tried whatever I can think of, and no go. I’m already a member, and the contest won’t let me sign up. :^I Same thing as it looks like everyone else here.

  79. Venessa Martin says:

    Please enter me in the contest. I am already a member and no entry form comes up. thanks!

  80. Please enter me also, because I can’t find the sweeps at all. Thanks