Dare to Design

The Iconix Team wants to see just how creative our customers and followers are. That’s why we’re giving you the chance to take the lead and design our latest desktop mousepad. The winning design will be put into production for our next batch, as a limited-edition design with the winner’s signature.

How it works:

  • This is an Instagram competition, all entrants must have a public Instagram account.
  • Download our desktop mousepad template (below) or design according to the 90 x 40cm size specified.
  • All designs supplied should be high resolution to ensure it is printable.
  • We live in the rainbow nation, so we’re looking for designs that embody South Africa or what being South African means to you.
  • Submit your design in the form below.
  • Our team will review all the submissions and select the top 8 designs, which will be put to a poll on Instagram for public voting.
  • Based on the votes, the winners will be selected and announced on our Instagram platform.
  • The competition will run from 02 March to 25 March, with voting starting on 28 March and ending on 30 March, with the winner announced on 31 March. Winners will be announced on Instagram and contacted via email.
  • This competition is open to all residents of South Africa.


  • If you tagged your creative friend and they qualified as one of the finalists, you can stand a chance to win an Iconix voucher.
  • 3rd place (with a possibility of more than one 3rd place winner) will receive a R500 Iconix voucher.
  • 2nd place will receive a R1 000 Iconix voucher.
  • 1st place will have their winning design and signature printed with our next production as a limited-edition design. We will post about their winning design on our social media platforms. They will receive their limited-edition desktop mousepad and a R2 000 Iconix voucher.


  • Round 1 of voting commences on 28 March, the top 4 designs voted in moves to round 2 of voting.
  • Round 2 of voting commences on 29 March, the top 2 designs voted in moves to round 3 (final).
  • Round 3 (final) of voting commences on 30 March, the design with the highest votes wins 1st place, 2nd place goes to the runner up.
  • The 3rd place winner will be based on the highest votes after 2nd place from round 2.

*All vouchers are valid for 6 months. By entering, you hereby give Iconix intellectual copyrights to use these designs for production. Instagram account must be set to public.

How to submit

  • Download the desktop mousepad template or design according to the 90 x 40cm size specified. Download the template here.
  • Send an email with the following details to competitions@iconix.co.za.
    • Name
    • Surname
    • Instagram handle
    • Attach your completed design to the email

Alternatively, you can submit your designs on Instagram by tagging us on your feed post.


Desktop Mousepad Template