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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. Tonya Sweatman says:

    I love the monster bash mini cards!!

  2. Alisha says:

    My favorite, which was so hard to choose from among so many adorable designs, is the “Wet Kisses” note card. The puppy is so sweet!

  3. Amy Ragland says:

    I’m partial to the bees and owls but, all of them are very cute!

  4. Christina says:

    I love plaid so My Sweet Red Invitation would be to perfect!

  5. Sarahbeth says:

    omg this stuff is adorable!! i’m planning a baby shower for my SIL and i would LOVE to get my hands on some of those baby shower invitations! too cute! xoxo

  6. Dawn says:

    I’m loving the Pink Cheer Mini Petite owl cards, I’ve been on a owl kick lately…

  7. Cheryl Rafferty says:

    I love the idea of a sweet treat and champagne adults only party!

  8. Kristen M. says:

    I love all the owls! So cute!!!

  9. Heart strings photo card or the little brown photo card are my favorites.

    I really want to send valentines cards this year. I may have to get some whether or not I win. But I really want to win!

  10. Katie Wilson says:

    I just love the owl petite valentine cards!

  11. Krista says:

    I absolutely love the Blue Sweet Tooth stickers!

  12. Tamara says:

    I seriously love them all. I surfed the site trying to find my favorite but I love many. I love the Branches of Love though I don’t have any children.

  13. Sarah says:

    I am loving the sweet beginnings invitation – so sweet!

  14. Kelly says:

    LOVE the “You’re Sweet” card with the cupcakes…too cute!

  15. Nikki says:

    I love the “Whoo Loves You” valentines! And the invitations are so cute they make me want to throw a party now!

  16. The “Chilly Wishes Note Card” caught my eye immediately. I LOVE penguins. Especially round ones like this design.

    Thanks for introducing me to Polka Dot Design. I’m going to bookmark their site!

  17. Melissa says:

    Love the Baroque Frame Mini Petite Card & Wild About You Mini Petite Card! Love the vintage and modern designs.

  18. Megan T. says:

    I like the Red Love Spouts Mini Petite Card! So cute for kids.

  19. Cara says:

    The petite valentine cards are precious

  20. Mindy says:

    I love the “Braches of Love” and the “Whoo Loves You” designs.

  21. Ann Petersen says:

    I LOVE the Baroque Frame Mini Petite Card! It is classic enough to send to friends and coworkers and best yet, its eco-friendly! LOVE YOUR PRODUCTS!!!

  22. Love the Must Love Dogs Mini Petite Card – perfect for my dog to send to our family to wish a happy v-day to all!

  23. Elyse says:

    The Charlotte Floral is just beautiful!

  24. Lyndel Allen says:

    I love the photo cards! They are a great way to personilze

  25. Emily says:

    I love the gift enclosure cards, especially the Pink Heartfelt one. So cute!

  26. I absolutely adore the mini-petite valentine cards [the owls & robots melt my heart]! I’m not even a child & I want to pass them out to my friends…or maybe just keep them for myself!

  27. Amanda Tymn says:

    The “whooo loves you” is GREAT! I had an owl themed baby shower…and can’t seem to get enough.

  28. Amy says:

    my favorite is the cocktails and cupcakes invitation..i have always wanted to throw that kind of party!

  29. kiki says:

    my sweet pink invites, sweet beginnings invites, sweetheart floral invites, oh my – Love them all!

  30. Amanda says:

    I love the blue sweet tooth photo card, and the Red My Sweet card! So cute! Also love this blog ;-)

  31. maggie kay. says:

    i love the fluffed and fab set, so adorable!

  32. DebbieKL says:

    Great shop! So much fun stuff to choose from. I like the Dino-Mite Love Mini Petite Card for my son. Thanks!

  33. Patricia says:

    I LOVE the Red Love Spouts Gift Enclosure Card

    Fantastic giveaway!

    Thank you both!

  34. Stacey says:

    They are all cute but I especialy love the owl design. I definitely have an owl fetish!! So cute!!

  35. Sarah says:

    I LOVE LOVE LOVE all of the mini petite cards! I particularly love the owl themed designs. Chi Omega through and through!

  36. Alissa H. says:

    Love the Branches of Love Photo Card! so cute

  37. Blythe says:

    The owls… too, too who who cute….

  38. Brittany says:

    The Branches of Love Note Card is so cute!

  39. Christen says:

    If I had to chose one, it would definitely be the PINK Topiaries! Perfect way to bring in the sweetest holiday along with the, “Sweet Treats & Champagne!”

  40. celioni says:

    I really love the OWLS valentines day card! Sooo cute!