Design for Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs

Winner Announced On
July 5, 2012
Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, aka Orlando Higginbottom, is inviting designers to design a head piece to be worn by him on stage at Bestival Festival on the Isle of Wight in September 2012. Over 55,000 people will attend the festival which will be televised on Channel 4 ensuring that the head piece is seen by thousands.

The winning designer will work collaboratively with T.E.E.D's creative team to have their head piece produced and ready to be worn by Orlando.

T.E.E.D. are looking for original and diverse head pieces worthy of centre stage at one of the UK's biggest festivals.
"I'm always thinking about things I could wear on stage and I'm really excited to open this up to anyone who wants to get involved. I can't wait to see people's ideas for my head! Please remember I need to perform in whatever you design - I've got to be able to move around and I can't have my ears covered. It has to be practical and fantastic in equal measure. Good luck!" Orlando, aka Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs
Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs aka Orlando Higginbottom is an electronic producer. T.E.E.D. will release his highly anticipated debut album 'Trouble' on June 11th. ‘Trouble’ is one of the most eagerly awaited debut electronic albums for years, with previous singles ‘Garden’, ‘Tapes & Money’, ‘Trouble’, and ‘Household Goods’ joined by a wealth of new music. T.E.E.D has also remixed tracks by Lady Gaga, Katy Perry and Professor Green.

The winning head piece will be produced by T.E.E.D’s design team and will be worn by Orlando at Bestival, the award-winning four day boutique music festival on the Isle of Wight in England. In addition, the winner will receive:

  • Exposure on T.E.E.D's website and social media channels
  • A meet and greet with T.E.E.D at Bestival
  • A professional photograph of their head piece for their portfolio
  • Travel and camping (plus guest) to Bestival*

* Winner must be available on the 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th September for Bestival 2012

Three runners up, as selected by T.E.E.D. will each receive exposure on T.E.E.D's official website and social media channels.


The highest voted designer will receive:

  • A signed album and merchandise
  • Exposure for their design which will be exhibited on T.E.E.D's website and across his social media channels
  • £200
T.E.E.D. will select from all qualified submissions with special consideration for the top voted entries. A qualified submission is one which meets all the Terms & Conditions, Guidelines and Official Rules.
  • Submissions must be original and submitted in JPEG or PNG format and must not have been commercially used either before or during this Creative Invite
  • Participants must retain their original artwork should they be chosen as a winner
Official Rules
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Key Dates
  • Submit By: June 3, 2012 at 10:00 AM
  • Voting Starts: June 3, 2012 at 10:00 AM
  • Voting Ends: June 13, 2012 at 10:00 AM
  • Winner Announcement: July 5, 2012