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Party in the Tropics
by Patrizia T.
themes for thirty-somethings

the challenge

The Challenge


Create stunning birthday invitations for adults of all ages to help people celebrate in style. Choose from our list of themes, and create 2 x invitation designs for your chance to win. Possible themes include high tea, Hawaiian, confetti, pool, beach and sports birthday invitations, but there are heaps of options  to choose from! See the designer kit for more information.  


Entries close; 23/10/2017


Challenge guidelines 

- Work off templates found in the designer kit

- Design should include foil

- Save files as high quality JPEGs for submission

Download the designer kit for more details 


Required cards;

- 2x adult birthday invitations (in a selected theme from the designer kit)

How to enter;

- Download the designer kit and follow it’s instructions

- Submit your designs through the design challenge page

- You will be notified when voting opens

- Support other creatives by voting on their designs


Judging Criteria:

The winners and runners up are a mixture of public voting and the Paperlust judging team. The top five public voted designs will be assessed by the Paperlust creative and design team on the criteria of design quality, response to brief, technical considerations and saleability. 


 The Winners receive:

- 1st place will receive 15% commission on every sale for an entire year and professional photography of their designs

- 2nd & 3rd places will receive 12% commission on every sale for an entire year 

- Runner up designs (if selected) will be listed on Paperlust for sale as featured designs (receiving 8% commission on every sale)

Need Help?

- Designer FAQs

- Email;

- Inspiration; Pinterest boards 



Submissions Open - 06/10/2017

Closed for Submissions - 23/10/2017

Voting Opens - 24/10/2017

Voting Closes - 07/11/2017

runners up

Designs that got loads of support and votes, and will be listed for sale on Paperlust...
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design winner
Pretty in Pink
by Heidi Phillpot
themes for thirty-somethings
design winner
by Abigail Pavithra
themes for thirty-somethings
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