What’s on your wish list?

This holiday, Core77 is asking for your Top 5! Whether you’re a DIY woodshop hobbyist, tech-savvy tinkerer or a high-end design enthusiast, create a list of your top 5 gift ideas between now and December 7th and you'll be in the running for some amazing prizes. Here’s how it works:

Create a Gift Guide. Get your friends to vote for you! On December 8th, a community choice winner and top editor’s picks will win grand prizes like an Apple Watch or SONOS speakers!

Have fun! Get weird with it! Make as many as you like and have your friends vote for you! The showdown begins now.

Weekly Winners – 3 Picks Per Week!

Each Friday our editors will pick three guides to receive $25 Gift Certificates to Core77’s Hand-Eye Supply. Winners announced November 13, 20, 27 and December 4.

Community Choice & Editors' Pick – The Big Enchiladas!

One Editor’s Pick and the Gift Guide with the most votes will each be awarded an Apple Watch. Deadline: December 7

Click here for full rules and regulations

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Winning submission and the Community Choice Winner will receive an Apple Watch (MSRP $349). Two Runner-Up submissions will receive a SONOS Play:1 (MSRP $199). Twelve Editor’s Picks (3 each week— announced on November 13th, November 20th, November 27th, and December 4th, 2015) will receive a $25 gift certificate to Hand-Eye Supply. The prize(s) that may be awarded to the eligible winner(s) are not transferable, redeemable for cash or exchangeable for any other prize. The winner(s) must be reachable through the email address provided in their profile and respond with a mailing address to receive the prize.

Judging Criteria:

Our internal editorial team will be picking the best guides based on item selection, image choice and theme. Thematic guides will be given higher priority for editorial judging. Only gift guide submissions with images, descriptions, links, pricing and a minimum of 3 and maximum of 5 gifts will be considered.

Eligibility and Limitations:

Participants and winner(s) can only submit a gift guide by signing into a registered Core77 account. Gift Guides can be created until December 7, 2015 at 11:59PM. Employees of Core77, regular contributors and immediate family of any such persons are not eligible to participate to win.


The Community Choice Winner will be determined through voting. Registered Core77 users can sign in to their account to cast a single vote for any gift guide published. Voting closes on December 7, 2015 at 11:59PM EST. The Community Choice Winner will be announced on December 8, 2015 on the homepage of Core77.com

Publicity, Use of Personal Information:

By participating, where allowed by law, all participants and winner(s) grant Core77 exclusive permission to use their names, user handles, profile images and likenesses in connection with the promotion of this contest and waive any claims to royalty, right or remuneration for such use.

Compliance with Law:

The conduct of the Contest is governed by the applicable laws of the United States of America, which take precedence over any rule to the contrary herein.




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