Nationals Rules

l1. Please no poor sportsmanship. Anyone displaying poor sportsmanship will be asked to leave and their child will be immediately disqualified.

2. Stage will be in a 24'x36' wooden square with 3 x's across the back and 3 X's across the front. You may choose to do a back T or a front T.

3. There will be a lineup after beauty. No lineup in other events. If you are late for beauty lineup you will not be deducted points. However, if you miss your place in lineup to model your event(s), you may go to the end of your group, but you will be deducted 1/10 of a point from each judge.
Please be on time for each event. A final schedule will be given out at registration.

4. You must enter OOC in order to qualify for Beauty/OOC Supreme.

5. No checks after July 1, 2017 or at registration. No Refunds. No transfers. Please do not ask.

6. Compete age day of registration. No Fallback. You may move up a group, but not back. Please notify us by July 1, 2017 if you want to make a change in age group. Changes will NOT be made after this.

7. Crowning: P.D. staff cannot be responsible for awarded crowns, sashes and gifts. If you are unable to attend crowning, please make prior arrangements to have the contestants items picked up.

8. Contestants are placed in lineup according to when their full deposit, emcee sheet and entry form are received. First in-last out or your choice in line up (first come-first

9. Visa, Mastercard accepted through PayPal until July 12, 2017. 4% will be added at the door to all monies sent through PayPal. PayPal address is We do not accept PayPal at registration. E-checks are not accepted after July 1, 2017.

10. No door entries will be accepted. Cut-off date to enter Porcelain Dolls is Wednesday, July 12, 2017, regardless of the number of entries. NO EXCEPTIONS!

11. NO PRO-RATING, regardless of the number of entries. Porcelain Dolls will not pro-rate under any circumstances.

12. If an age group reaches a large number of contestants, we will consider splitting. No guarantees. This decision will be solely at the discretion of the director.

13. Anyone found to have made false PayPal complaints, regarding Porcelain Dolls, will be permanently banned from this system.

14. Beauty, Swim Wear, and OCC are 75 seconds; Porcelain Doll Wear is 75 seconds. When your time is up, you will be thanked and should exit the stage. There will be NO DEDUCTION if the contestant has not finished their routine.

15. Contestants 2 years old and under must be accompanied by an adult during beauty lineup and crowning. Please, no exceptions. Parents may accompany children 3 and under on stage during modeling events if they choose.

16. No cameras of any kind will be allowed in the ballroom. Labelle Fille Productions will be doing all stage shots and videos. Please do not take pictures with your cell phones in the ballroom. If you
are caught doing this, you will be removed from the ballroom. Your contestant may be disqualified.

17. Anyone receiving a crown will be required to stay after crowning for group and individual pictures for promotional use.

18. Must have 50 contestants entered to award the $5,000 Face of 2017. Anything less than 50 and the prize will be adjusted by percentage.

19. The Face of 2016, Ultimate Grand Supreme and Porcelain Dolls Supreme, cannot re-compete. Leveled Grand Supremes and under may re-compete.

20. Sibling Discounts - All girl siblings will be $350. This only applies to your own girls. Door optionals are full price. Boy Siblings will get $100 off their package with another child entered. For more than one sibling entering, please contact the director for further discounts.

21. Birth certificates and social security # of all contesants will be required. Please be prepared to show either if requested.

22. Please do not ask how many or who is in your group. We will not be able to share that information.

23. Props - PD Staff are available to assist and help set up props to meet time requirements: 20 seconds for Porcelain Doll Wear, 10 seconds for Outfit of Choice. Hotel requests NO FOG MACHINES or live animals. Any usage of live animals for any category MUST be approved by Porcelain Dolls first by a minimum of ten days before the pageant.

24. You may use your ONE largest discount for fees off to Porcelain Dolls. No combining of discounts.

25. No Hoverboards, scooters, skates or any items similiar allowed in the ballroom or hallways. Disqualification from Porcelain Dolls may ensue if you violate this rule.

26. Concealed/Unconcealed weapons of any kind, regardless of license to carry is forbidden in the ballroom.

27. And finally, yes, there are a lot of rules. Please, don't hesitate to call me personally to ask questions, voice your concerns or make suggestions. We want Porcelain Dolls to truly be the pageant where fun, surprises (and lots of them) and good competition is had by all.


Kathy Raese



































Kathy Raese, Director | PO Box 1394, Morgantown, WV 26507 |

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