September 07, 2011 16:40 ET

One Month Left to Enter: Chance to Win $10,000 in Scotch Brand Gift-Wrapping Contest

The Nationwide Search for the 2011 Scotch Brand Most Gifted Wrapper

ST. PAUL, MN--(Marketwire - Sep 7, 2011) - Are you a creative gift wrapper, or do you know someone whose crisp edges and perfect bows can make even the smallest gift look too beautiful to unwrap? If so, it's time to enter the 15th annual Scotch Brand Most Gifted Wrapper Contest, sponsored by 3M.

Eight finalists -- four amateurs and four professionals -- will receive an all-expense paid trip to New York City, where they'll compete for $10,000 and the title of Scotch Brand Most Gifted Wrapper. The contest will take place on Friday, December 2, 2011 at Rockefeller Center -- New York's quintessential holiday hot spot.

Nominate yourself or someone else, by logging onto and share with us:

  • In 100 words or less, why your nominee (which could be you) has what it takes -- creativity, passion and expertise -- to be the Scotch Brand Most Gifted Wrapper.
  • Your nominee's best gift-wrapping tip, in 30 words or less.
  • Up to two photos of your nominee's gift-wrapping work (optional, but strongly encouraged).
  • Whether the nominee is a professional or amateur gift wrapper.
    • A professional is someone who currently or has previously earned income as a gift wrapper at department stores, specialty stores, etc.*

The person who nominates the grand-prize winner will win $1,000 for his/her winning recommendation.* Entries must be received no later than October 3, 2011.

*For details on these and other items related to the Scotch Brand Most Gifted Wrapper Contest, please click here to view the official rules.

3M and Scotch are trademarks of 3M. © 3M 2011.

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