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Winner Update: This giveaway is now closed. Thanks so much to everyone that entered! And the lucky randomly selected winner is… Commenter #365 – Wendy Sue, who said,”love the hey cupcake mini petite pink card and the red love spouts mini card. so adorable!” Congrats, Wendy! Have fun on your shopping spree! =)


We have a fabulous new Surprise Giveaway for you today – especially for all the stationery-lovers out there!

The giveaway comes from Polka Dot Design – one of my favorite places to shop for custom invitations & personalized stationery due to their vast selection of wonderfully modern designs….

This week at HWTM, Polka Dot Design is offering up a generous $100 Shopping Spree for a lucky reader! The shopping spree can be used towards ANYTHING on the PDD website – and they carry everything from holiday cards & personalized stationery to birthday party invites, wedding collections, address labels, paper partyware, custom stickers, and much, MUCH more!

modern valentines day invitations and cards

Since Valentines Day is right around the corner and some of you might be on the lookout for “sweet” cards & invitations, some favorites from Polka Dot’s Valentines Day collection are pictured above and below:

(Scroll down for details on how to enter the giveaway.)


Pictured above: Valentines Day Photo Cards – If you wanted to send out holiday greetings but were too busy/stressed in December to get them done, you can send them out for Valentines Day instead! (Valentine-themed Birth Announcements available too.)

Pictured below: Mini Petite Valentines Day Cards – These super-adorable mini notes are especially great for kids passing out Valentine greetings to lots of friends & classmates!

modern valentines day invitations and cardsPicture below: a small sampling of PDD’s Valentines Day Party Invitations – Whether you’re hosting a treat-making party for kids or a swanky “Sweets & Champagne” soirée for your adult friends, Polka Dot has tons of cute valentine-themed party invitations available, along with coordinating address labels, gift tag stickers, and more.

modern valentines day invitations and cards

Added bonus: Polka Dot Design’s exclusive digital designs (which include everything pictured in this post) are “quick ship” items that they turn around within 1-2 days after proof approval.



Post a comment here mentioning one (or more) of the VALENTINES DAY designs from Polka Dot Design that you think are especially fabulous.

Giveaway ends Tuesday, January 26th, 2010 at midnight PST. The winner will be chosen randomly and announced here after they’ve been notified {via email} and accepted the prize. Good luck, everyone!!

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POSTED BY:jenn s.JENNIFER SBRANTI is the Founder and Creative Director of Hostess with the Mostess®, a hip and modern party planning resource.

400 responses to “SURPRISE GIVEAWAY: Polka Dot Design”

  1. Susan says:

    LOVE the “love you beary much” photo card. So simple and sweet!

  2. Jill G. says:

    I was immediately struck by the silhouette design on the “Kiss Me” card. This would be great for an engagement party or bridal shower too:

  3. Rachel Kaeburn says:

    I’m so in need of new stationery for my thank you cards! The “Sweetheart Floral Flat Notes” are SOOO beautiful and I’d love to get the matching return address labels too!

  4. Erika says:

    Oh I’m loving the owl design. And the nuts & bolt card…simply amazing!

  5. Kara says:

    I’m digging the “Sweet Thing Pink Photo Cards”! Would be a cute way to do our save-the-dates which we need to mail out pretty soon!

  6. Raven says:

    Wow, it’s impossible to choose a favorite! The Fluffed and Fab mini card is especially precious, though!

  7. Christina G says:

    I love the mini petite cards…my girls would love them!

  8. Nicole says:

    Love the bumble bee be mine photo cards.
    Sooo cute!!

  9. Rhiannon says:

    How cute!! The “Owl Love You” gift enclosure card is so super cute! And the “Fluffed and Fab” party invite is so perfect for a launch party for my hair accessories Valenitine’s line! ! cute! <3

  10. Lindsay says:

    i LOVE all the mini petite cards!!! Any kid that took these Valentine’s to their class is guaranteed to have the cutest Valentines!! :)

  11. Shailey says:

    Loving the Fluffed and Fab Invitation — it matches my wedding paisley theme.

  12. Erin W says:

    Blue Sweet Tooth Mini Petite Card – love this card! so cute!

  13. Nina D. says:

    adorable vintage-inspired designs with a contemporary flavor! Anyone one of Polka Dot Designs Valentine’s Day cards would be fabulous but I am partial to the vintage robots!

  14. Dannelle says:

    I love the pink love spouts photo card! Shows that not everything has to be doused in pink to be Valentine’s Day related! :)

  15. Marla says:

    Both of the placesetting invitations are fabulous! Perfect for a dinner party!

  16. Natalie Rae says:

    I love the Elephant EWalk mini petite card! So classy and fun!

  17. Sarah says:

    Love the Heart Strings photo card!

  18. JillTyler says:

    I love all the Valentines cards! So girly and fun!!

  19. Michelle L. says:

    I love all the Mini Petite Cards. So cute. One of my favorites is the Bee Mine Valentine.

  20. Trisha B says:

    I really like the Fluffed and Fabulous Card. The peacock is so cute!

  21. Anetra says:

    All of their products look great! I’d love to win this giveaway! These can be put to great use. :)

  22. Katie says:

    i’m LOVING the owl cards… so cute! and with the matching return address labels, love it!

  23. Amy says:

    I’m absolutely in love with the mini valentine’s day card that reads “Whooo loves you?”
    The owl design is just so cute!

  24. Kristen says:

    The mini petite cards are freakin’ adorable! I like the “fluffed and fab” design

  25. JKK says:

    I love the Branches of Love photo card. So cute!

  26. Alison says:

    There are so many cute things to choose from… but I love the Dearest Love Mini Petit Card. It’s so cute!

  27. I love the mini petite cards! They are tooo cute!!!!

  28. Love Polka Dot! And LOVE the funny monkey card…although there are SO many adorable ones!

  29. Heather says:

    I’m loving the owls!!!! So cute!

  30. Christine says:

    I love the Whooo Loves You Mini Petite Card. It’s so cute! :)

  31. Tegan says:

    I am obsessed with owls right now (isn’t everyone?) The Valentines owls would make perfect invites for our Sweetheart party!

  32. Erin Campbell says:

    The owls and the bees are SO cute!

  33. Tiffany says:

    Cherries and Berries Mini Petite Card

  34. Amy says:

    I adore the mini valentines! The chilly penguin and the conversation hearts cards are too cute!

  35. Jessica says:

    I love the “hey cupcake pink” mini petite card!

    Who doesn’t love cute cupckaes on Valentines Day?? I love Polka Dot….use them all the time!

  36. Heather says:

    I love all the owls too! How precious!

  37. Kristin Fitzgerald says:

    I love the mini petite valentine cards. Perfect for my daughter!!

    kristin.l.fitzgerald [at] gmail [dot] com