CHALLENGE 1: Show us your best special-occasion style! 
Open to ALL STYLISTS from January 9 to January 30, 2019
Upload your best special-occasion styles! The look can be an artistic updo, glam waves, feature a braid or anything you can dream up and create.

Looking for some inspiration? Our special occasion Artist Connective and contest judges have endless inspo on their Instagram pages!

Entries are due by 11:59 p.m. CST on January 30. MODERN SALON editors will choose the top 10 semifinalists from challenge one entries.

CHALLENGE 2: Braids Top 10 semifinalists.
February 1 to February 8.
The top 10 semifinalists will be asked to create a braid-based special-occasion look by 11:59 p.m. CST on February 8. Entries will be judged by the MODERN SALON Artist Connective.

The top 10 semifinalists will receive a gift box full of products and tools from Braids & Brides sponsors!

CHALLENGE 3: Bridal Updos Top 5 Finalists
February 12 to February 25.
The five finalists will have a challenge box shipped to them with the products and tools they’ll need to complete their final challenge.

Using products from the challenge box, finalists must have all hair up for the last challenge. Entries are due by 11:59 p.m. CST on February 25.

PUBLIC VOTING OPEN: February 26 to March 4.
Vote for your favorite looks by 11:59 p.m. CST on March 4. Our grand-prize winner will be announced March 5!

ONE LAST THING: Braids & Brides Giveaway
Open to ALL STYLISTS. February 1 to March 4.
Enter for the chance to win a gift box of products and tools from our sponsors.



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