The early inviter gets the wedding worm… and a chance to win $400! #Sponsors: Invitation Designers#giveaway#invitations November 10 2014 | Ariel offbeatbride This business paid a fee to be listed on Offbeat Bride because they feel their products and services are a great fit with offbeat philosophies… and we agree. Learn more about our ads. Traditionally, many couples don't start thinking about invitations until January or February. As we all know, however, many of you in these more offbeat parts are working on your own timelines, marching to the beats of your own drums. For those of you thinking about invitations right here and right now, you're in luck. You get to join me in gawking at some of Minted.com's latest designs, AND get in on a big fat giveaway: one of you might win $400 worth of invitations, and two runners-up will each get $200! Let's take a peek… Now, what was that about a giveaway? We've teamed up with Minted to offer one of you $400 in FREE wedding invitations or save the dates. Two runners-up will each get $200 in FREE wedding invitations or save the dates. Click here or the image below to enter: Giveaway ends at midnight PST, November 30, 2014. Sorry, international readers: we love you, but US sweepstakes laws make it so that this offer is only open to folks in the United States. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Ariel Author of Offbeat Bride: Creative Alternatives for Independent Brides, Ariel acts as the publisher of all the Offbeat Empire websites. She lives in Seattle with her son, and if she's not reading or writing, chances are good that she's dancing and happy-crying. PREVIOUS Krys & Kayla's fairy tale castle wedding NEXT Chelsea & Jesse's The Big Lebowski-themed wedding Show/Hide comments [ 0 ] Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.