Methodology - A Competition
Upcycle, Recycle, Rethink, and Deconstruct
The submission period has been extended to July 24th!
Dwell and method, two arbiters of style that aim for pride of place on your shelves, dared you to defy us with your concepts for upcycling, recycling, rethinking, and deconstructing—beginning with your empty method bottles. We were looking for ideas that gave method product bottles and packages a sexy second lease on life and you delivered.
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The Challenge?

Dwell and method, two arbiters of style that aim for pride of place on your shelves, dare you to defy us with your concepts and creations for upcycling, recycling, rethinking, and deconstructing—beginning with your empty method product bottles. This design contest is about celebrating the effervescence of the everyday, because we think real creativity is about taking a second look, and breathing new life into the old. We're looking for imaginative, innovative and inspiring concepts and creations that give method product bottles and packages a sexy new lease on life. Whether it's an empty method bottle that now holds bouquets of blooms, a collage created from thousands of pieces of deconstructed method materials, or a conceptual rendering for future method fish bowls, we want you to submit a photo or rendering that shows how you'd move from method-everyday to method-extravagant, and we'll shower you with fabulous prizes.

We've extended the entry period to July 24th so don't delay and enter now!

How to Enter

To be considered, your submission must contain:
  • a completed entry form with all required fields filled out
  • 1 photograph, drawing, rendering of your idea
  • a brief description telling us the inspiration behind your creation

Judging Criteria

Our esteemed panel of judges will be selecting finalists based on the following:
  • creativity
  • originality
  • ingenuity of concept
  • quality of the idea
  • functional application of the idea
  • overall caliber of the submission in its entirety
  • adherence to the Rules & Regulations

Voting + Winner Selection

Judges will select the finalists, but then it's up to you to vote for your favorite from July 10th through July 31st! Popular vote will decide:
  • 1 grand prize winner

Prizing

One lucky winner will receive a year's supply of method® products ($300 value) and the recognition that comes with being featured on dwell.com:
  • 12 pieces of laundry detergent
  • 12 dish pumps
  • 12 pieces APC
  • 12 pieces handwash
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