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Since 2008: 161 Challenges - designs 214,822 - comments 275,330 - 15,023,446 votes cast

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The wisdom of crowds.

Who decides which designs get into the minted collection? You do. Our design challenges are voted on by our users and winners are picked to be sold on Tell us what to sell, vote for your favorite designs in our latest challenge.

No limits to your creativity.

We're here to help realize your vision for great design on paper. At Minted, all that matters is how good your design is. You submit, and the Minted community votes to tell us what to sell. Want to see what's going on in the community? Check out our forum and blog.

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Alethea and Ruth

"I love the Minted design community - such a wealth of design knowledge - it really does make everyone stronger."

- Alethea and Ruth

Rachel of Alethea and Ruth started entering Minted challenges in September 2010. Inspired by florals, fashion, and her sister, Rachel jumped right in. She has since designed many challenge winners, including first place in our 2011 holiday challenge and a recent collection of wedding suites on Her advice for newbies? "Explore, take risks, and design things that you really love."

See Alethea and Ruth's Design Profile