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Minted Launches Personalized Gifts and Children’s Home Decor

November 14, 2019 GMT
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Minted Launches Personalized Gifts and Children’s Home Decor
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Minted Launches Personalized Gifts and Children’s Home Decor

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 14, 2019--

Minted, the design marketplace known for bringing unique design from the best independent artists to consumers everywhere, today announced the launch of personalized gifts and children’s decor, to expand on its stationery, art, and lifestyle businesses. Available in time for holiday shopping, the high-quality customizable gifts integrate trend-forward designs freshly sourced from Minted’s global artist community and are available for purchase at minted.com/gifts.

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Minted, the design marketplace known for bringing unique design from independent artists to consumers everywhere, today announced the launch of personalized gifts and children’s decor, to expand upon its custom art and stationery gift business. (Photo: Business Wire)

“This holiday season, we’re excited to introduce an even wider range of personalized gifts,” says Minted Founder and CEO Mariam Naficy. “For children, we are debuting a new collection of personalizable pillows and kid-size chairs that integrate children’s names artistically and beautifully into Minted’s famous prints from independent artists. Also for the first time, customers can shop printed and patterned totes, clutches, and more with beautifully foil-pressed leather name tags.”

Minted’s entire range of personalizable gifts includes:

Personalized Gifts for Kids

Minted brings independent design and beautiful customization to another part of the home—your kids’ space. Make their bedrooms, playrooms, or lounge areas as unique as they are with new personalizable pillows and ‘triangle chairs’ (kid-size bean-bag chairs). The chairs feature designs from Minted’s community of independent artists, featuring animals, moving vehicles, rainbows, and many more of your child’s favorite themes, all with their name artistically and beautifully integrated into the fabric design. Chairs are available in a basics line that allows gift givers to choose pattern and color to customize their chair and ‘build’ it. Starting at $44 for a Personalizable Pillow and $148 for a Personalizable Triangle Chair. Discover the collection at minted.com/kids.

Personalizable Aprons and Mitts

Cook up some fun for the whole family with Personalized Aprons and matching Mitts—in playful new fabric prints from independent artists with custom leather name tags, for both children and adults. Sold individually, $28 or as a set with two oven mitts, $42.

Accessories with a Personal Touch

For the first time, Minted will offer its signature crowdsourced textile designs as accessories with a full line of tote bags, fabric drawstring backpacks, clutches, pouches, and scarves. Find a luxe gift for everyone on your list, from the busy mom to the trend-forward teenager, with a variety of styles that combine design with function, all boasting unique prints on durable cotton with butter-soft leather trim. Add a personal touch with leather name tags, hand pressed with copper foil and fastened with matching copper rivets. Prices range from $28 for the Snap Tote with brushed copper snap closure to $98 for the roomy Weekend Tote, replete with interior and exterior pockets for maximum organization.

Off Your Phone + Onto Your Wall

Create memorable wall art as presents for family, friends and loved ones with unique photo art gifts, personalized with your photos, printed on premium matte paper and framed with high quality materials.

Need help turning your photos into unique gifts? Text your photo to (415)-903-5727 and a Minted stylist will text you back 3 unique photo gift designs, selected especially for you and styled with your photos—for FREE.

Photo gifts are available in sizes ranging from 5x7” to 44x60”. Starting at $29, framed.

Personalized Stationery, Calendars + Notebooks

As practical as they are pretty, Minted’s personalized stationery sets, photo calendars and notebooks make the perfect gift. Choose your favorite design from Minted’s community of independent artists and customize to suit their individual style. Notebooks, $16; photo calendars starting at $29; personalized stationery from $35.

Home for the Holidays

Cozy up to seasonal art and decor with Minted’s winter-inspired fine art prints and new artisanal pillow covers, which allow you to easily refresh your interiors. Art available in limited editions of 350, finished with high-quality framing and mounting options. Pillow covers feature natural textured cotton and silk fabric options, as well as hand-screened printing, tassel embellishments, and an invisible zipper. Pillow covers retail at $28; insert sold separately for $16.

Starting today, customers can shop Minted’s 2019 holiday gift collection at minted.com/gifts.

About Minted

Minted is a design platform bringing the best in independent design to consumers everywhere. The company’s art, stationery, and textiles products have reached over 75 million homes worldwide.

Minted uses technology to bring unique, best-selling design to market at scale. Using its crowdsourcing technology, consumers are empowered to vote for the designs they love and want to see sold, ensuring that Minted always sells continuously fresh and trend-forward products. The winning designs are manufactured by Minted, enabling artists from around the world to share and sell their work while letting Minted do the rest. Since launching in 2007, the company has expanded to serve consumers in new categories including wall art, textiles, digital content, and home decor, as well as serve major retailers and consumer products brands with data-backed design through licensing and wholesale partnerships.

The company has raised more than $300M from top-tier investors including Benchmark Capital, T. Rowe Price, Permira, Ridge Ventures, Technology Crossover Ventures, and Norwest Venture Partners. Angel investors include Marissa Mayer, Jeremy Stoppelman, Julia & Kevin Hartz, Yishan Wong, and more.

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CONTACT: Jenny Dearing

jenny.dearing@minted.com

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