NuBe Hunt Winners!

The first #NuBeHunt is over and we’re so excited to announce the winners!

Congrats to #TeamVashon for taking home the gold!

Second place goes to #TeamBurningWood and third to #TeamOddfellows!

Choose your prizes here and send us an email letting us know your choice! First place gets first pick and so forth.

We had so many great entries that we couldn’t limit the prizes to just three teams, SO we’re giving honorary $50 gift cards to #TeamAlyssaWins for her "NuBe like boobie" haiku and #TeamVance for their reused candle container.

Thanks to everyone who participated! We had so much fun viewing the entries. Here are a few of our favorites:

If you’re hungry for more NuBe Hunting, you can view all of our posts through our hashtags or follow the links below and log into Instagram via Iconsquare:

What are your favorite entries from the scavenger hunt? Share in the comments below.

September 06, 2014
Scavenger Hunt Update: Who's Winning + LOTS of New Point Values

Greetings NuBe Hunters! Just one week in, the response to our Scavenger Hunt has been incredible, with several teams across the country submitting entries ranging from haikus, to recommendations for fantastic US producers, to things Ryan Gosling would say if he thought like a NuBian. One person even went crabbing…in the buff. That’s a risky way to get 100 bonus points, but reports say all important parts are intact.

Having tracked entries for a week, we’re making a few changes to ensure overall fairness and to encourage ongoing creativity with entries:

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August 08, 2014
Missing the "American Made" in World Cup Patriotism

The world's attention is on Brazil and the World Cup, but not everyone is focused on the ball. Interpol is closely monitoring flight lists, border crossings, and tickets, looking for criminals who can't resist cheering on their national team. (Jose Diaz Barajas, a suspected Mexican drug trafficker, has already been arrested.) Fashion bloggers around the world agree that, while Italy may not have the best chances for winning the World Cup, their three-piece Dolce & Gabbana suits have already won many hearts. NuBe, too, is fully engrossed in the World Cup and eagerly cheering on the United States, but as a store dedicated to products that are U.S Made and sourced, we can't help but be disappointed by our uniforms.

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June 23, 2014