Pin Your Holiday Gift List with Minted + Chronicle Books


UPDATE: Contest extended to 12/3/2016! Happy Pinning!

Move over, Santa. Minted has partnered with Chronicle Books to help make your holiday celebrations a little easier this season. Create and share your holiday gift list with us to enter for the chance to win $1300 in credit from Chronicle Books and Minted.

Get all the entry details after the jump…


If you love to find and plan your holiday gifts with Pinterest, you’ll love  the Pin Your Holiday Gift List contest. Enter now with 4 easy steps:

1. Follow Minted + Chronicle Books on Pinterest.

2. Create your own Pinterest board, titled “My Holiday Gift List”. Sorry, only one entry per account.

3. Visit the Holiday 2016 Gift List to pin at least 10 items you’d gift, including the Holiday Gift List Pin. Feel free to add  any inspirational images you’ll use to create the perfect holiday celebration.

4. Confirm your entry before 12/3 by sending an email to with a link to your board.

Boards will be judged by Minted Holiday Editors and selected based variety of pins and the amount of creativity you use to bring your holiday wish list to life. We can’t wait to see the unique design and creativity you bring to your boards. Happy Pinning!



Extended Rules…

2. PROMOTION PERIOD: The Contest begins at 12:01:00 a.m. PST on 11/09/2016 (“Start Date”) and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. PST on 12/3/2016. (“End Date”).

3. ELIGIBILITY: The Contest is legally open to residents of the continental United States of America or the District of Columbia, who are 21 years or older at time of entry. Minted employees are not permitted to enter.

By entering your board you agree to receive marketing emails from, which you may unsubscribe from at any time.Entrants will need to have an account on and, and email their Pinterest boards to, in order to participate in the contest.

Entries and Likes made on another’s behalf by any other individuals or any other entity, including but not limited to commercial contest/Contest subscription notification and/or entering services, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Contest. In the event a dispute regarding the identity of the individual who actually submitted an entry cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the affected entry will be deemed ineligible.

4. SPONSOR: The sponsor of the Contest is Minted, 747 Front Street, San Francisco, California, 94111



5. WINNER SELECTION: After contest deadline, all entrants that have submitted their Pinterest boards via email will be judged by Minted editors and selected based on creativity. Winner will be announced Fall Weddings Pinterest Board + Julep blog post by December 1st, 2016.

6. ODDS: The odds depend on the total number of entries and creativity of the user.

7. PRIZES: Minted will award a $1000 Minted credit + $300 Chronicle Books credit via Email. All other incidental expenses not mentioned herein are the responsibility of the potential prize winner. Prize is not transferable or redeemable for cash. Sponsor reserves the right to make equivalent substitutions as necessary, due to circumstances not under its control. The winner will have up to 12/31/2017 to use their prize.

8. TAX OBLIGATIONS: Winners are responsible for reporting and paying any and all income, sales or excise taxes that may apply to accepting prizes; Minted is not responsible for and will not pay any such taxes. Winners will be required to complete a W-9 Tax Payers form request for Identification.

9. NOTICE TO WINNER: Attempts to notify potential winners will be made via the email provided by the contestant. If you do not email with your email address you have not completed your entry. Minted is not responsible for e-mail, telephone or other communication problems of any kind. If a potential winner does not respond within one week of the first notification attempt (or such shorter time as exigencies may require), or if the prize or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential winner, such potential winner will forfeit his or her prize and an alternate winner may be selected. Once the winner is confirmed, Minted will update this page and the Fall Wedding Pinterest board to announce the winner of the contest.

10. VERIFICATION OF WINNERS: Potential winners may be required to execute a Submission license or assignment, affidavit of eligibility, liability release, and (where imposing such condition is legal) a publicity release. If any potential winner fails or refuses to sign and return all Prize Claim Documents within seven (7) days of prize notification (or such shorter time as exigencies may require), the winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected.

In the event a winning entry is discovered to be invalid for any reason whatsoever or the person who submitted the winning entry fails to comply with these Official Rules prior to delivery of the prize, the prize may be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner.

11. PUBLICITY: Acceptance of a prize constitutes winner’s permission for Minted to use such winner’s name, and address (city and state) for advertising or publicity purposes, worldwide, and in all forms of media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, without further compensation.



12. LIABILITY RELEASE By entering, all participants and/or entrants release the Sponsor from and against all claims and damages arising in connection with each entrant’s participation and/or entry in the Contest and/or his/her receipt or use of the Prize awarded in this Contest.

13. REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES; INDEMNIFICATION: Each entrant hereby agrees to indemnify and hold the Contest Entities harmless from and against any and all third party claims, actions or proceedings of any kind and from any and all damages, liabilities, costs and expenses relating to or arising out of any breach or alleged breach of any of the covenants, representations and warranties of entrant hereunder.

14. PLAY FAIR. Minted reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify from the Contest, and ban from any future promotions, any person it believes to have intentionally violated these Official Rules, or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or to have tampered with any element of the Contest without notice to the disqualified or banned person. Minted reserves the right to suspend or cancel the Contest or modify these Official Rules as necessary for any reason or as required by applicable law.

15. CALIFORNIA RULES. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules or the rights and obligations of entrants and Minted in connection with the Contest shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of laws rules or provisions. Any legal claims arising out of or relating to the Contest or these Official Rules must be brought in the federal or state courts located in San Francisco, California.


(A) TO BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL RULES and by all applicable laws and all decisions of Minted and the individual judges which shall be binding and final;



17. LIABILITY. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Pinterest. All entries submitted are the property of the Sponsor.

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