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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. Heather says:

    What beautiful designs for the Valentine’s Day photo cards– love the Kiss one!

  2. Maureen says:

    I love the Pink My Sweet Flat Note Card.
    they are just oo cute.

  3. Sara says:

    Ouu there’s so many to chose from. I especially love the Cherries & Berries and Breezy Banner photo cards… my friends and family would be delighted to receive one of those during the holiday! ADORABLE!

  4. Tina Marie says:

    I love all things cupcake, so the Blue Sweet Tooth Note Card has my eye! Plus, blue and red are such an awesome color combo!!

  5. Nicole says:

    The nuts and bolts v-cards a priceless . . . had to find creative cards for little boys.

  6. Jenny says:

    I LOVE the Funny Monkey and Heart Strings Photo Cards. Adorable!!!

  7. Megan says:

    I love the Owl cards that say Whoooo loves me? Owls are so popular right now they are just adorable! I LOVE PDD I order all my Christmas card and I got my sons birth announcements off their site too! They have great products and the quality is wonderful!

  8. Meredith says:

    I absolutely love the owls…so cute!

  9. Megan says:

    How adorable! I love the owls for valentines day. THanks for sharing!

  10. Carly says:

    my favorite is certainly the “Owl Love You” design…. so cute!! although Branches of Love is adorable, too…

  11. tracylea says:

    I’m a huge Owlie fan! I make them out of felt, out of cardboard, draw them with markers, wear owl necklaces, etc. So the “WHOOO Loves you” is definitely drool worthy in our house!

  12. Dana says:

    Very cute! Love the owls and robots!

  13. Aurora says:

    I love Polka Dot Design {I just used their owl invites for my daughters 2nd bday}. I like the whale and the robot nuts & bolts Vday designs…so cute!!

  14. Heather Bergman says:

    “I’m Nuts and Bolts Over You” ….I love this!!!

  15. Emily H says:

    The Crossbones Mini Petite cards will be my son’s Valentine’s Day cards this year no matter what! I love them!!

  16. Jessica says:

    I absolutely love the “Out of This World” mini Valentine’s cards. With two aspiring astronauts in our house, these would go over very well!

  17. melane says:

    Love the Branches of Love Design! Might have to take that for a baby announcement!

  18. Tara says:

    i know this is simple but i just love the address label stickers! i think some designs like the fluffed and fab stickers can be used for mailings all year! such cute stuff!

  19. Momdiggity says:

    LOVE LOVE LOVE the Love Designs Invitation!!!! So stinkin’ cute!

  20. mere... says:

    i’d never heard of this website before, but they have such great designs! i’m especially loving the Dino-Mite Love Mini Petite Card which i know my bf would get such a kick out of!

  21. Nikki says:

    I’m planning my baby girl’s birthday party and I love their toddler designs! Party Dog and Party on Monkey are two of my favorites!

  22. Vinita says:

    love all of them

  23. Emily F says:

    I’m 6 weeks from my due date with my third baby (first girl) and it would be so fun to choose some things from here for birth announcements, or invites to my shower. I especially love the pink peapod card. It’s all so great!

  24. Amber says:

    I absolutely love the branches of love mini petite card so cute for a new mom. Also I am dying to have the Pink Love Spouts Note Cards! It is so hard to find cool, funky stationary and this style is simple but super fun!

  25. Danielle says:

    I used PDD for every bridal/baby shower I’ve ever thrown and love them! Also used them for my rehearsal dinner invites and day after wedding brunch. They are the best and so fast with making proofs!

    I love the “Out of this world” Mini Petite Valentine! My husband and I are both in the space business, so I am definitely going to pop on their web page to look into those!

  26. JoannaNoel says:

    I love the light up my life note cards! SO cute! Hope maybe i can win this :)

  27. cassandra aubut says:

    I LOVE the Wild About You Mini Petite Card!

  28. Sarah M. says:

    I love the petite cards. I am a teacher and these would be perfect for my kiddo’s!!

  29. I love the “fluffed and fab” and “sweet beginnings” designs, they are both just so cute..

  30. Cristina says:

    I’d love to send out the Pattern of Love Mini Petite cards since I skipped on Christmas cards this year!

  31. Lindsay says:

    I love the “Fluffed and Fab” note card – I love birds and this one is so sweet!

  32. Jennifer says:

    I love polka dot designs! The ‘Fluffed and Fab’ photo card is too cute!

  33. Joan says:

    The Sweet and Sassy Mini Petite Card is super cute!

  34. Molly says:

    I love love love the Valentine’s Bach design with the cupcakes and cocktails! So cute!

  35. Maryellen says:

    I love the Valentine’s Bash Cupcakes & Cocktails! We’re having a valentine party for 8 couples with cocktails & fondue. Hopefully I’ll win and be able to send these fabulous invites.

  36. jill says:

    I love the ‘Sweet Beginnings’ invitation. martinis & cupcakes…what else does a girl need?? :)

  37. Courtney says:

    I love the Heart Filigree invitation! If I win, I’d love to get some of those!

  38. Marcy Naismith says:

    What a cute website! There are too many I like to chose just one. From the Valentine’s collection my favorites are the Blue Sweet Tooth Mini Petite Card, Whooo Loves You Mini Petite Card & Red and Brown Snuggles and Smooches Photo Card. Can I have them all?!

  39. Samantha W says:

    Owl love you is adorable! Pink my Sweet is sophisticated and cue without being too “heart-sy”