submit a design, our fans vote, and we sell the winners.

'The Extra Yard' Fabric Challenge

Challenge Deadline: September 8, 2014 10:00 AM PDT

'The Extra Yard' Fabric Challenge

Minted customers have always loved getting fresh, original designs from a global community of indie artists. With the successful launch of our art business, it’s obvious they also want to bring the same beautiful design into their homes.

So, we’re taking the next big step toward making Minted a broader lifestyle brand. This is your chance to let your amazing pattern and illustration skills shine: we’re thrilled to announce Minted’s first-ever fabric challenge!

We’re turning to you, the talented Minted Community, to give the world the most original, unusual fabric designs it’s ever seen. We’re looking for a wide range of designs designs (non-personalizable only) that can be used on everything from throw pillows and duvet covers to kid’s bedding and more.

Think about what you would want to see in your own home, and let your imagination run wild!

1st Place: $1000, 2nd Place: $500, 3rd Place: $250, 4th – 20th Place: $100

Special Awards: $150-$500 each. Editors’ Picks: $100 each. All winning designs will receive 6% commission on top of the cash prize. Click the green "submit a design" button for more information.

Minted x Domino Art Print Challenge

Challenge Deadline: September 2, 2014 10:00 AM PDT

Minted x Domino Art Print Challenge

We’re thrilled to announce that Minted has partnered with the recently re-launched (thank goodness!) and much beloved interior design and lifestyle magazine, domino. Our shared passion for well-edited, innovative art and home decor makes our partnership a perfect fit.

50 of domino’s selections will be sold through domino.com and Minted.com. 25 domino picks will be domino exclusives and will appear in the print edition of domino magazine over the course of the year! Minted will also select prints to sell on Minted.com. We turn to you, the Minted Community, to create modern, chic art prints that will provide the perfect complement to domino’s fresh, design-forward style.

1st Place: $1000, 2nd Place: $750, 3rd Place: $500, 4th – 30th Place: $250

Special Awards: $250-$1000 each. Editor's Picks: $200 each. All winning designs will receive an 10% commission on top of the cash prize. Click the green "submit a design" button for more information.

Upcoming Challenges

ChallengeStartsDeadlinePrizeCal
Day Planner, Notebook, and Address Book ChallengeJul 22Aug 4
Oh, Ovals! Quickfire Art Print ChallengeJul 25Aug 11
Write Away! Quickfire Kids' Stationery ChallengeAug 6Aug 20
Minted x Domino Art Print ChallengeAug 11Sep 2
'The Extra Yard' Fabric ChallengeAug 22Sep 8
Save the Date ChallengeAug 25Sep 15

Upcoming Events

EventLocationDateTimeCal
Office HoursMinted ForumAug 2912:00 PM
Boston MeetupTBDOct 175:00 PM

Are you up for the challenge?

At Minted, all that matters is good design. Our professional design challenges rely on the wisdom of the crowd - designers, customers, the Minted team, and fans - to vote for their favorite designs. In addition to cash prizes and a 6% commission on sales of their designs on Minted.com, our winners are promoted on blogs, in our ads, and in national magazines.