The historic costuming pattern site Old Time Patterns is currently holding an Historical Costume Contest for costumes created from the time periods 1500-1630 Tudor, Elizabethan, Early Settler through 1910-1940 Vintage, Titanic, WW1, Flapper.
The contest is free to enter with a deadline for entry of March 31, 2013.
From the website:
How to Enter contest:
Enter online with our Historical Costume Contest Entry Form. No Purchase Necessary. Unlimited contest entries per person. Submit by email up to 8 Photos of costume and related materials. All entrants must be 18 years of age or older (with valid I.D.). Any photographer or model's credits must be given, and please make sure you have any photographer's express permission to use their photos! Although you and/or your photographer will retain copyright on your photographs, you are authorizing OldTimePatterns.com to display your photos on the OldTimePatterns.com website.
General public voting:
The general public can cast votes by submitting a vote on the OldTimePattern.com website. Votes are for eligible contest entrants in different categories. People submitting votes can submit 1 vote per person, per IP address. No additional votes are allowed. This public voting will account for 100 percent of the votes.
Contest winners in each categories will be judged by:
Quality of workmanship
Completeness of impression
More information on the contest can be found online.