The sponsor of the Charlotte Russe Monthly Giveaway Contest (“Contest”) is Charlotte Russe Holding, Inc. (“Sponsor”), 575 Florida Street, Suite 200, San Francisco, CA 94110.


The Contest is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least 13 years of age at the time of entry and fulfill the participation entry requirements of the Charlotte Russe Monthly Giveaway. Void where prohibited by law. Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.

Contest Period:

The Contest will begin on September 19, 2018 and ends October 3, 2018 11:59pm PDT. (“Contest Period”). Multiple entries are NOT permitted; we also expressly reserve the right to disqualify any entries that we believe in good faith are generated via scripts and automated submission. By participating, all entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules.

How To Enter:

During the Contest Period, here's how to enter:

  1. You must follow Charlotte Russe on Instagram.
  2. You must share a photo on your Instagram account to be considered. Your entry must be your own original work and not contain any unauthorized third party copyrighted works or trademarks.
  3. You must tag @charlotterusse in the photo.
  4. You must use the following hashtags in the post copy: #MakeItYours and #contest.
  5. You must submit your photo within the Contest Period.
  6. Limit of 1 entry per person during the Contest Period.

Normal time, toll, connection and usage rates, if any, charged by your Internet service provider will apply. Please read the terms of use and privacy policy for each service carefully before signing up.

Selection of Winners:

The Contest winner will be selected by a panel of judges. Prize awards are subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these official rules. Winner will be chosen and notified via Instagram Direct Message at the end of each month that the Contest is running (1 total winner).


One (1) winner, once she/he has satisfied the prize redemption requirements described below, will receive a Charlotte Russe gift card. Total approximate retail value (“arv”) of the prize is one hundred fifty dollars (us $150.00). Entries and the prize are nontransferable and cannot be redeemed for cash. No substitutions are permitted, except that sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal, lesser or greater monetary value or cash value for any prize. Winner shall be responsible and liable for all federal, state and local taxes on the value of their prize.

Prize Redemption:

Upon selection, the potential winner will be contacted via the contact information submitted at the time of entry. The potential winner must claim their prize within five (5) business days after the date of notification. It is the potential winner’s responsibility to check their email for notification. If the potential winner fails to respond to the prize notification within the specified five (5) business days, the potential winner will forfeit the prize and an alternate winner will be selected. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting the entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the person in whose name the email account is submitted at the time of entry.

The prize is being provided “as is” with no warranty or guarantee by sponsor, either express or implied. No transfer, substitution, upgrade, credit, refund or cash equivalent for the prize is allowed except at sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right, in sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion, to substitute a prize or prize component of equal or greater value if the prize cannot be awarded as described for any reason. Please allow at least 4-6 weeks for delivery of the prize. If the prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, this will result in disqualification and an alternate potential winner will be selected. Except where prohibited by law, the winner’s entry and acceptance of the prize constitutes winner’s permission for the Contest sponsor and those acting under its authority to use said winner’s name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, voice and address (city and state only) on a worldwide basis, and in all forms of media, in perpetuity, for advertising or Contestal purposes without review or further compensation. All federal, state, and local taxes (including income, duty and withholding taxes), if any, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with the prize acceptance and use are the winner’s responsibility.

Entry Requirements:

Your entry must be your original work and not contain any unauthorized third party copyrighted works or trademarks or any material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights.

By entering the contest, you agree to be bound by these official rules and by all applicable laws and all decisions of sponsor (which shall be binding and final) and to waive all of your rights to bring any claim, action, or proceeding against any of the contest entities, and to release, defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the contest sponsor and its officers, directors, employees, affiliates, agents and representatives, from any liability, costs and expenses (including attoryney's fees) that may arise in connection with your participation or inability to participate in the contest.

Sponsor reserves the right to suspend or cancel the Contest or modify these Official Rules as necessary for any reason or as required by applicable law.

Improper Conduct:

Administrator, in its sole discretion, may disqualify any entrant from participation in or use of any or all portions of this Contest, and refuse to award the Prize, if Winner engage(s) in any conduct Administrator deems to be improper, unfair or otherwise adverse to the operation of the Contest or detrimental to other entrants of the Contest. Such improper conduct includes, without limitation, falsifying personal information required during entrant registration or Prize claim, violating any term or condition stated herein, accumulating entries through methods such as automated computer scripts or any other programming techniques, allowing others to use entrant's personal information for the purpose of accumulating entries, or intentionally trying to defraud, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise tamper with the computer programs in connection with this Contest. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify from the Contest, and ban from any future Contests, any person it believes to have violated these Official Rules, or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike, deceptive, or disruptive manner, or to have tampered with any element of the Contest without notice to the disqualified or banned person. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules or the rights and obligations of entrants and Sponsor in connection with the Contest shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of laws rules or provisions. Any legal claims arising out of or relating to the Contest or these Official Rules must be brought in the federal or state courts located in San Francisco, California. Winner agrees that Administrator may void the Prize or any part of the Prize that the Winner may have won and/or require the return of the Prize or any part of the Prize that the Winner may have won as a result of such improper conduct. Winner further acknowledges that any forfeiture of the Prize and/or return of the Prize shall in no way prevent Administrator from pursuing other avenues of recourse, such as criminal or civil proceedings in connection with such conduct.

Warning: any attempt to deliberately damage or undermine the legitimate operation of this contest may be a violation of criminal and civial laws, and should such an attempt be made, each of the contest entities reserves the right to seek damages or other remedies from any such person(s) responsible for such attempt to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Winners List:

To obtain any legally-required winners list (after the conclusion of the Contest) or a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed envelope with the proper postage affixed to: Charlotte Russe Interactive Marketing, 575 Florida St, 3rd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94110. Please specify "winners list" or "Official Rules" and the name of the Contest in your request.

Publicity Release Terms:

Except where prohibited by law, the Winner's acceptance of the Prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor to use Winner's name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, voice, and address (city and state) worldwide and in all forms of media, in perpetuity, without further compensation.

Lost or Corrupted Entries:

The Contest Entities and their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies and advertising and Contest agencies, assume no liability and are not responsible for, and you hereby forever waive any rights to any claim in connection with, lost, late, incomplete, corrupted, stolen, misdirected, illegible or postage-due entries or mail, if applicable; or for any computer, telephone, cable, network, satellite, electronic or Internet hardware or software malfunctions, unauthorized human intervention, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information, or the failure to capture any such information. The Contest Entities and their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies and advertising and Contest agencies, are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by registration information submitted by end users or tampering, hacking or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Contest, and assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to the Contest.

Damaged Property:

The Sponsor and their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies and advertising and Contest agencies, assume no liability and are not responsible for, and you hereby forever waive any rights to any claim in connection with, injury or damage to any entrants or to any other person's computer or property related to or resulting from participating in this Contest or downloading materials from this Contest.

Contest Errors:

The Sponsor and their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies and advertising and Contest agencies, assume no liability and are not responsible for, and you hereby forever waive any rights to any claim in connection with errors and/or ambiguity: (a) in the Contest; (b) in any related advertising or Contests of this Contest; and/or (c) in these Official Rules. In the event of any ambiguity(s) or error(s) in these Official Rules, Administrator reserves the right to modify these Official Rules for clarification purposes or to correct any such ambiguity(s) or error(s) without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Contest.

Limitation of Liability:

In no event will the sponsor, their parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and related companies, their advertising or contest agencies or their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents, 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 contest or the downloading from and/or printing material downloaded from the contest. Some jurisdictions may not allow 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.

Binding Arbitration:

The parties waive all rights to trial in any action or proceeding instituted in connection with these Official Rules and/or this Contest. Any controversy or claim, arising out of, or relating to, these Official Rules and/or this Contest 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 State of California, in the City of San Francisco and judgment on the arbitration award may be entered into any court having jurisdiction thereof.