Fred Flare – Next Big Thing Fred Flare’s “Next Big Thing” contest is back. Past winners have included Amy Sedaris and Charlotte Ronson. See last year’s winners here. And, while you’re there, take advantage of free shipping through July 7- code: BIGBANG. If you enjoyed this post, make sure you subscribe to my RSS feed! By buzzhype buzz. hype. could it be simpler? View all of buzzhype's posts.