Announcing the special prize winners of our Hip Hip Hooray Kid’s Birthday Party Invitation Challenge. We invite our talented Minted community to design fun and unique invitations that set the tone for a major, memorable party and become a keepsake that the parent and child will enjoy for years to come. Congratulations, winners!
Out of the Box Award
For the most design-forward, innovative kids’
birthday party invitation that you would only find at Minted.
Bow and Arrow by Alethea and Ruth
Runners-up: Jungle One by Grace Kreinbrink | Party Lion by Melanie Mikecz | Book Party by Shiny Penny Studio
Birthday Boy Award
For the best design for a boy.
Birthday Rider by Rebecca Durflinger
Runners-up: Skip Go by Jennifer Lew | Ready, Set, Jet! by Susan Asbill | MVP Collectors Card by Shiny Penny Studio
Say Cheese Award
Some of our top-selling birthday party designs
incorporate photos and we are looking to grow our photo assortment.
This award is for the best party invite featuring one or more photos of the
birthday boy or girl.
Cartoon B-Day by Avie Designs
Runners-up: Fairytale Princess by Karidy Walker | I’m This Many by Kelly Kirkbride | I Am One by Phones Ras
First Fete Award
For the best party invitation for a 1 year old girl or
boy (which ideally works well for either gender).
Butterfly Garden by Angela Marzuki
Runners-up: Little Racer by Jennifer Lew | Dundee by Chicimicacuno | Toucan by Lori Wemple
Foil Fiesta Award
For the best design with elements that would truly
shine in foil. Please note only non-customizable text and elements can be
Magical by Laura Hankins
Runners-up: Unicorno by Peetie Design | Glitter & Glam by Oma N. Ramkhelawan | Rinaldi by Chicimicacuno
Great Shape Award
Our die-cut shapes are especially popular with
customers purchasing kids’ birthday party invitations. This award is for the
best design specifically created for one of the unique shapes Minted offers.
Splash Pool Party by Anupama
Runners-up: The Magic One by Anna de Sousa | Berry Sweet by Laura Hankins | Pizza Pie Party by Paper Sun Studio
Changing Seasons Award
Some of our top-selling designs are seasonally
inspired and we would like to augment our assortment of autumnal and
wintery designs (think pumpkins, fall leaves, snowflakes, etc.)
Winter Train by Baumbirdy
Runners-up: Autumn Pumpkin by Karidy Walker | Pumpkin Patch by Laura Hankins
For the best design that puts the name or other
customizable text on a curvilinear path.
Animal Pool Party by Lori Wemple
Runners-up: Over the Moon by Jessie Steury | Slither Snake by Jessica Ogden | Purrfect Kittens by Shiny Penny Studio
For the best design from a designer winning for the first time.
Calling All Superheroes by Jessica Prout
For the best design that incorporates an original hand-drawn illustration or hand lettering.
Ellie Fun by Sweta Modi