Design an Official SXSW 2010 T-shirt on

San Francisco
20 Oct 2009

Open Opportunity to Create Official Memorabilia for One of the Largest Music, Film and Web Conferences

BUSINESS WIRE -- South by Southwest (SXSW), one of the largest music, film and web conferences, is hosting an open design project on to design an official SXSW 2010 t-shirt. The project is free for anyone to participate and is accepting design submissions for 10 days only. SXSW will pick the top 5 designs, which will then be voted on by the community to select the winning design that will be printed and sold at SXSW 2010.

“The SXSW t-shirt project is a great opportunity for not only the community at 99designs, but also the SXSW community at large, to further participate in the creation of one of the world’s best festivals,” said Mark Harbottle, Founder of “Designers from all over the world come to to design for projects they would not have been exposed to otherwise. It’s a great way for a designer to sharpen their skills and build client relationships, while making friends and having fun.”

For more information and the specific requirements of the SXSW t-shirt design project please visit: The deadline for submissions is on October 30th, 2009. connects clients needing custom design work such as logos and websites to a thriving community of over 49,000 talented designers who submit a new custom design to the site every 12 seconds. To date has awarded over USD $6 million, with over USD $500,000 being paid to designers in the last 30 days alone.

About 99designs

99designs is the largest marketplace for crowdsourced graphic design, connecting passionate designers from around the globe with savvy clients who need design projects completed in a timely fashion without the usual risk or cost associated with professional design services. It has held over 28,000 design contests to date with over 2,600,000 unique designs submitted. For more information please visit:

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