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

One True Love Save the Date Challenge

Challenge Deadline: September 15, 2014 10:00 AM PDT

One True Love Save the Date Challenge

Newly-engaged couples come to Minted for modern, fun, and (most importantly) unique ways to announce their big day. Whether they’re looking for traditional or minimal, formal or humorous, all couples should be able to find a save the date that showcases their personal style on Minted.

So we’re challenging you, the Minted Community, to freshen up our assortment with the most original, imaginative save the dates the world has ever seen. We are seeking an even balance of photo and non-photo designs.

There are no restrictions: we encourage you to be creative, take risks, and design a save the date you would be excited to send out yourself. We look forward to seeing what you come up with in this very important challenge for one of our biggest categories!

1st Place: $1000, 2nd Place: $500, 3rd Place: $250, 4th – 30th Place: $100

Special Awards: $250-$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.

'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.

Upcoming Challenges

ChallengeStartsDeadlinePrizeCal
Minted x Domino Art Print ChallengeAug 11Sep 2
'The Extra Yard' Fabric ChallengeAug 22Sep 8
One True Love Save the Date ChallengeAug 26Sep 15

Upcoming Events

EventLocationDateTimeCal
Office HoursMinted ForumSep 512:00 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.