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silver_icontest focuses on the stars, movies and culture from the silver screen era. Icons range in time up to the 1960's. One icon per challenge, 5 usual challenges per week, banners immediately following the voting close time. This contest is for those who really enjoy the "old days" and want to add a bit of "classical snaz" to their usual icon day.

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Actress of Winter 2005
Audrey Hepburn

Actress of Summer 2007
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The base layout code was taken from premade_ljs. The header was created by ealintara.

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Mid Week Reminder [17 Jul 2007|07:55am]

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This week's contest is due on Friday!

http://community.livejournal.com/silver_icontest/53764.html
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Week 27: Winners + Banners [15 Jul 2007|07:38am]

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Congratulations to all our winners!

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Entries will be unscreened. Ask before using someone else's icon and credit properly!
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Week 28: Ingrid Bergman / It Happened One Night / Travel [14 Jul 2007|12:57am]

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05 - Actor Entries (A)
05 - Actor Entries (B)
03 - Movie Entries (A)
04 - Movie Entries (B)
04 - Culture Entries

All Due by: Friday, June 20th.



The Menu: This Week's Challenges

Actor Challenge (Ingrid Bergman): You choose the picture.
Actor Challenge (Ingrid Bergman): I choose the picture.
Movie Challenge (It Happened One Night): You choose the picture.
Movie Challenge (It Happened One Night): I choose the picture.
Culture Challenge (Travel): You choose the picture.


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ETC:

Bergman requested by: haels_batman, nerweniel, girlboheme & flarn_chef
It Happened One Night requested by: damnskippytoo & stardust78
Travel requested by: queensjoy

You can read up on Ingrid Bergman: Here!
You can read up on It Happened One Night: Here!
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Week 27: Voting [14 Jul 2007|12:26am]

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Welcome to week 27 voting! Below are the beautiful icons that our talented contestants have made, so please take a minute to look at each one and weigh in their positive points and negative points so that your final decision is wisely chosen. Before we move on, some rules ...

Do NOT vote for yourself.
Do NOT tell anyone to vote for you.
Please use all three votes (best, second best, third best) when voting.
Entries must be kept anon and will be hosted under my personal PhotoBucket.

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Helpful voting form:


Vote happy!
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Last Day Reminder: [13 Jul 2007|10:14am]

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http://community.livejournal.com/silver_icontest/52638.html

Due tonight (Friday) =D
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Mid-Week Reminder [10 Jul 2007|02:23am]

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http://community.livejournal.com/silver_icontest/52638.html

Due Friday =D
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Week 26: Winners + Banners [07 Jul 2007|09:43pm]

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Congratulations to all! By brain has retired for the night.

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Week 27: George Burns / Pink Panther / Cosmetics [07 Jul 2007|02:43am]

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09 - Actor Entries (A)
07 - Actor Entries (B)
09 - Movie Entries (A)
09 - Movie Entries (B)
08 - Culture Entries

All Due by: Friday, July 13th.

CLOSED

REMINDER: You can request any movie, actor, actress, couple, culture or special challenges here or second one already requested!



The Menu: This Week's Challenges

Actor Challenge (George Burns): You choose the picture.
Actor Challenge (George Burns): I choose the picture.
Movie Challenge (Pink Panther): You choose the picture.
Movie Challenge (Pink Panther): I choose the picture.
Culture Challenge (Cosmetics): You choose the picture.


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Burns requested by: My husband XD
Pink Panther requested by: stardust78
Cosmetics requested by: flarn_chef

You can read up on George Burns: Here!
You can read up on Pink Panther: Here!
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Week 26: Voting! [07 Jul 2007|02:08am]

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Welcome to week 26 voting! Below are the beautiful icons that our talented contestants have made, so please take a minute to look at each one and weigh in their positive points and negative points so that your final decision is wisely chosen. Before we move on, some rules ...

Do NOT vote for yourself.
Do NOT tell anyone to vote for you.
Please use all three votes (best, second best, third best) when voting.
Entries must be kept anon and will be hosted under my personal PhotoBucket.


CLOSED

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Helpful voting form:


Vote happy!
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Last-Day Reminder [06 Jul 2007|02:03am]

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>> http://community.livejournal.com/silver_icontest/49666.html

You have until tonight (FRIDAY) to get those entries in!
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Month 04: Winners + Banners [01 Jul 2007|06:47pm]

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Congratulations!

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Submissions will be unscreened. Ask before you use someone else's icon. Banners hosted for a month.
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Month 04: Voting! [01 Jul 2007|06:52am]

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Welcome to month 04 voting! Below are the beautiful icons that our talented contestants have made, so please take a minute to look at each one and weigh in their positive points and negative points so that your final decision is wisely chosen. Before we move on, some rules ...

Do NOT vote for yourself.
Do NOT tell anyone to vote for you.
Please use all three votes (best, second best, third best) when voting.
Entries must be kept anon and will be hosted under my personal PhotoBucket.

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Helpful voting form: Vote in order of preferance!


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Week 25: Anniversary Challenge Winners + Banners [30 Jun 2007|08:08pm]

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Congratulations!

My brain hurts.

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Banners hosted for 2 weeks. Rock on.
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Best of the Best: June Winners + Banners [30 Jun 2007|06:44pm]

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Congratulations!

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Hosted for a month.
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Best of June: Voting [30 Jun 2007|12:14am]

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It's time to vote for the best icons of June. Rah!


Do NOT vote for yourself.
Do NOT tell anyone to vote for you.
Breaking these rules will equal disqualification, suspension or possible banning from the community.

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Helpful voting form:


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Month 05: Abbot & Costello [30 Jun 2007|12:00am]

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July's famous duo is Abbot and Costello. You will be able to enter up to four icons for this challenge (basically representing one for each week you have available to submit, though you can obviously just make them all at once if you want to or just enter 1 or 2 or 3).

Remember that you can request your favorite actors, movies & ideas HERE at any time!



05 - Entries

All Due by: Last Day of July @ Midnight (EST).



You can enter up to four icons.
Choose your own pictures.
Must be BOTH Lucy and Dezi, no one else.
You can submit your entries in one post or multiple.
Icons must fit LJ's required size (you all know it by now).
Allowed: Text, tiny text, brushes, effects, frames, blending, color.
Not Allowed: Animation.
Include URL and SRC.
Do not use LJ to host your icons.
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Week 25: Special Voting! [29 Jun 2007|11:56pm]

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Welcome to week 25 (special edition) voting! Below are the beautiful icons that our talented contestants have made, so please take a minute to look at each one and weigh in their positive points and negative points so that your final decision is wisely chosen. Before we move on, some rules ...

Do NOT vote for yourself.
Do NOT tell anyone to vote for you.
Please use all three votes (best, second best, third best) when voting.
Entries must be kept anon and will be hosted under my personal PhotoBucket.

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Helpful voting form:


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Week 26: Deborah Kerr / Auntie Mame / Life Magazine [29 Jun 2007|11:20pm]

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CLOSED

All Due by: Friday, July 06th.



The Menu: This Week's Challenges

Actor Challenge (Deborah Kerr): You choose the picture.
Actor Challenge (Deborah Kerr): I choose the picture.
Movie Challenge (Auntie Mame): You choose the picture.
Movie Challenge (Auntie Mame): I choose the picture.
Culture Challenge (Life Magazine): You choose the picture.


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Auntie Mame Note: Since there were numerous remakes of this movie (text and musical) you can use any you want for this challenge.

Deborah Kerr requested by: rochvelleth, girlboheme, haels_batman, queensjoy & flarn_chef
Auntie Mame requested by: damnskippytoo
Life Magazine requested by: girlboheme

You can read up on Deborah Kerr: Here!
You can read up on Auntie Mame: Here!
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Last Day Reminder x 2: [29 Jun 2007|01:46am]

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Final Day Reminder: Special Anniversary Challenge (25!)
Link: http://community.livejournal.com/silver_icontest/47905.html
Due: Tonight (Friday the 29th)

Final Day Reminder: Monthly Challenge (Lucy & Desi)
Link: http://community.livejournal.com/silver_icontest/43220.html
Due: Tonight (Friday the 29th)

Mid-Week Reminder: [27 Jun 2007|12:43am]

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Remember that the Week 25 Anniversary Challenge is due by Friday night!

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