I had the honor to go to the National Stationery Show and received tons of really awesome paper items. Now, it’s tempting to keep it all, but isn’t sharing more fun?

Quick details:

  • Estimated worth: $140
  • Enter by heading to http://weddinginvitelove.com and writing a comment in this blog post with sentence about your favorite designer listed there. BONUS ENTRIES: Get two additional entries by writing your own blog post about WeddingInviteLove.com and pointing out some of your favorite designers. Post the link to your blog post in the comments!

Contest details:

  • Contest is open internationally.
  • Contest ends 9pm PST, this Sunday (June 26th).
  • I will be choosing one winner to win it all, randomly chosen.
  • Winner will have three days to contact me back, otherwise I’ll be moving to the 2nd pick, then the 3rd, etc.

Specific details about the items in the giveaway:

Clockwise from top: Mohawk Papers, O+D, Puro Papel, Lulabelle Letterpress, Eat Shop NYC, Wendelline Papers, Paper Lovely (front bottom)

From Mohawk Paper, a set of 5 bright pink envelopes and a blank sketchbook; from O+D, a set of two delightfully tasteless cards; from Lulabelle Letterpress, a pretty mini-notepad with pen and mini-post-it notes; the great Eat.Shop NYC guidebook to locally owned eating and shopping establishments in NYC; two gift tags and a set of 8 placecards from Wendelline Papers.

Two adorable letterpress cards from Paper Lovely.

Clockwise from left: Cat Seto (3 cards + one other), Wild Ink Press, Delphine Press (2 stacks of 4 cards), Linnea’s Lights

A set of three cards plus one reusable gift card from Cat Seto; beautiful letterpress card from Wild Ink Press, two sets of five NSS Meetup letterpress cards from Delphine Press, and candle/matches by Linnea’s Lights.

Clockwise from left: Paisley Tree Press, Wiley Valentine , Egg Press, Fig. 2 Design Studio, The Knot (center)

Two letterpress cards from Paisley Tree Press; two cards (one letterpress) from Wiley Valentine; two letterpress cards from Egg Press (bird illustration by Angela Adams), one letterpress card from Fig. 2 Design Studio; and a couple trinkets by TheKnot.com.

Clockwise from left: Fig. 2 Design Studio, Pistachio Press, Wild Ink Press

The seen-above Fig. 2 Design Studio letterpress card; a Pistachio Press letterpress card, and the seen-above letterpress card from Wild Ink Press.

NSS Recipe Cards

I hunted down every vendor that was giving these away at NSS! A set of 15 gorgeous letterpress recipe cards from 15 different letterpress vendors, with Flywheel Press as the giveaway mastermind and printed on paper provided by Legion Paper. I *did* get a couple of these for myself, and these ones I’m definitely keeping!

From top: Dingbat Press, Igloo Letterpress, a. favorite design, The Nic Studio, Paper Mill Designs, Blackbird Letterpress, (unknown — can someone identify the studio for me?), Albertine Letterpress, Old Tom Foolery

…starting from the brown card, May Day Studio, Maginating, Wild Ink Press, Sapling Press, Pistachio Press, Blue Barnhouse.

 

 

Thank you everyone for your entries in the WeddingInviteLove Giveaway! For our first contest (about a new website on an even newer blog), I’m blown away by all the entries received. Stay tuned — there are two more giveaways scheduled in the near future, and more to come!

The lucky winner is…

Kirsten S. who liked us on Facebook!

I’ll be contacting Kristen shortly, and thanks to all that entered!

 

 

 

I miss Paris so much. Even though I was there for two weeks last March, I feel like I missed so much. I never even went up the Eiffel Tower! Oh Happy Day isn’t making things easier for me — she’s sending one lucky person on a seven day trip to Paris, complete with airfare and hotel! I would give my left pinky to win this contest, and I know you would too.

Head over to Oh Happy Day for rules and how to enter!

(I told you this week was the week of giveaways!)

Did you hear about our own giveaway? We’re giving away over $250 worth of paper goods and stationery this week — head over here to find out more!

Two days in, and the WeddingInviteLove giveaway has already gotten a huge response! I promised that there were two items that were hidden from the original giveaway post… here are the final (totally splendiferously awesome) donations!

Same rules as before for the giveaway — get up to five entries by completing the steps below:

  • Tweet the contest (gives you one entry)
  • Like our Facebook Page (gives you one entry, if you already like us, then you’re entered!)
  • Blog about the contest and mention which item you’re most excited about (gives you three entries — if you do so, make sure to comment on either this post or the original giveaway post with a link!)

Visit the original giveaway post for pictures and descriptions of the other items in the giveaway.

Oslo Press (profile)

Jen from Oslo Press graciously donated two adorable sets of mini-letterpress cards and envelopes — each set has three each of the “hello”, “just because”, and “thank you” cards, for a total of  18 mini letterpress cards!

(They fit very nicely in the flowers I was just given!)

Woodland Papercuts (profile)

Naomi of Woodland Papercuts VERY graciously sent over two beautiful papercuts all the way from Israel. One sweet bow-tie papercut and one beautiful full size card. They’re both gorgeous sets of art (I don’t know if I could be able to give the card away, it’s so beautiful!) and the set is worth over $50.

Contest ends 9pm this Friday — enter before then, and good luck to all the entries!

Today is the week of giveaways! Fabulous WeddingInviteLove vendor Chic Ink is running a great giveaway over on their blog with a value of over $150!

Prize:

  • 25 – single color letterpress thank you cards with envelopes
  • 1.00″ x 2.50″ calligraphy return address rubber stamp with black ink pad
  • 2 dozen yummy cake balls

Head over to Chic Ink’s post on the subject to find out more and how to enter!

Did you hear about our giveaway? We’re giving away over $250 worth of paper goods and stationery this week — head over here to find out more!

On January 13th, 2011, I launched WeddingInviteLove, and just six months later, WeddingInviteLove lists over 200 wedding invitation vendors, gone through several redesigns with the additions of many new features, launched a blog and Facebook page, and I honestly couldn’t be happier — this is the best job ever! WeddingInviteLove is all about supporting local and boutique designers and vendors, helping smaller invitation vendors reach more customers and giving couples more choices in their wedding invitation search.

In honor of WeddingInviteLove’s success, I’m giving away a huge grab-bag of paper goods, graciously donated by wonderful vendors listed on WeddingInviteLove!

Quick details:

  • Donations from 14 different vendors.
  • 66 different items, ranging from cards, wall magnets, and calendars.
  • Worth over $250!
  • Simply tweet the contest, like our Facebook page, or write a blog post about us (leave the address in the comments) to enter… or do them all for 5 entries!

Contest details:

  • Contest is open internationally.
  • Contest ends 9pm PST, this Friday (June 10th).
  • I will be choosing one winner to win it all, randomly chosen.
  • Winner will have three days to contact me back, otherwise I’ll be moving to the 2nd pick, then the 3rd, etc.
  • There are two more unannounced items in the giveaway — check back on Wednesday to find out what they are! Combined, the secret extra items are worth over $50! EDIT: Extra items announced!

How to enter:

Get up to five entries to the contest to win! Contest has ended! We’ll announce the winner on Monday — thanks all for entering!

  • Tweet the contest (gives you one entry)
  • Like our Facebook Page (gives you one entry, if you already like us, then you’re entered!)
  • Blog about the contest and mention which item you’re most excited about (gives you three entries — if you do so, make sure to comment on this post with a link to your post!)

Specific details about the items in the giveaway:

Print Workshop, by Christine Schmidt of Yellow Owl Workshop:

Yellow Owl workshop isn’t listed on WeddingInviteLove (yet!) but I attended her workshop in New York City and got a signed book from her to giveaway! Find out how you can create your own stamps, print your stationery, create your own wall art, and more. Buy on Amazon here (affiliate link, if you don’t mind!)

Girl Metro, Inc. (profile)

Beautiful letterpress blank card as well as a really cute “matchbook” notepad, donated by Richelle of Girl Metro, Inc.!

greet (profile)

Three awesome blank greeting cards (including envelopes, not shown here) were donated by the awesome Ali of greet.

Cartoules Press (profile)

Two very lovely letterpress holiday cards, donated by Julie of Cartoule’s Press. The pictures don’t do the cards justice — they’re so luxurious.

littleladycompany (profile)

Six beautiful polka-dot cards donated by Vanessa of littleladycompany. Buy the cards directly here!

Chauhie (profile)

Two gorgeous letterpress cards, one birthday and the other holiday, donated by Monika of Chauhie. Another awesome letterpress item with beautiful texture.

Ephemera (profile)

Two lovely “I like you” letterpress cards, donated by Tara of Ephemera. The layout of both are identical, but with different colors!

Marit Hanson Weddings (profile)

Two stacks of thank you cards (10 total) and two desk calendars — one for you, and one for a friend, donated by Marit of Marit Hanson Weddings!

Six Modern Paper Goods (profile)

A fantastically awesome (and tongue-in-cheek) birthday card donated by Danielle of Six Modern Paper Goods.

Save the Date Originals (profile)

8×10 fridge magnet calendar, donated by Angela of Save the Date Originals! I love the quote featured here, as well as the ingenuity of putting a calendar on a wall magnet.

Something Green Weddings (profile)

10 beautiful and simple thank you cards donated by Corinne of Something Green Weddings. Do you see the hidden heart?

Invited Ink (profile)

12 beautiful letterpress cards and 6 letterpress thank you cards, donated by Sally Ann of Invited Ink! I love the color contrast of the envelopes for the cards.

That’s it… until the announcement of the surprise extra items on Wednesday! What do you think they are?

Thank you everyone, for supporting WeddingInviteLove. Best of luck to all the entries!

WeddingInviteLove-listed vendor, Southern Fete Creative, just launched their new wedding collection and are doing a huge giveaway to celebrate!

They’re giving away:

  • 100 INVITATIONS AND RSVPs to one lucky bride AND
  • 100 STATIONERY CARDS to one vendor/SF friend/etc. (custom thank you cards from the collection of their choosing).

Some of my favorite invitations from their collections:

Buffy, from the Twiggy Collection:

Marian, from the Twiggy Collection:

Sadie, from the Typecast Collection:

Find out how to enter by heading here!

(All images from Southern Fete Creative)