Enter our Facebook Contest for Your Chance to Win Free Bags!


Show us your love and you could win a free set of four bags! Just head over to our Facebook contest to get started. It’s easy – just submit a photo of you and your favorite “Val Pal” (spouse, friend, pet – you choose)! Share your entry with friends to score the most votes. The entry with the most votes by midnight 2/15 wins!  Continue reading

Run a Group or Team Fundraiser NOW for Freebies!

Spring Fundraiser for GroupsThere’s still time to run a successful Spring fundraiser! Groups, clubs and teams (non-schools) qualify for a special May bonus offer. Simply sign up for a Spring 2015 catalog fundraiser by May 31, you will receive a free picnic set including our best-selling insulated casserole tote and cooler. Your set will ship with your main fundraiser order as long as you meet our low selling minimum. Click here for more info! Continue reading

Behind the Scenes of a Mixed Bag Designs Photo Shoot!

Mixed Bag Designs Spring 2015 Photo ShootIt’s that time of year! October has just begun, but at Mixed Bag Designs, we spent the last week shooting our Spring 2015 fundraiser catalog. Clocking in at nearly 50 pages with well over 100 products and dozens of patterns, the planning process took a lot of time and effort. We are fortunate to have an awesome creative team and dedicated staff to make this catalog the best one yet!  Continue reading

Happy Memorial Day!

Memorial Day Picnic Ideas - Mixed Bag DesignsCelebrate Memorial Day with a fun outdoor picnic. We loved these ideas from HGTV’s 10 Sizzling Ideas for an Outdoor Summer Party. We hope you all enjoy a safe and happy Memorial Day celebration. Let us also take a moment to honor the real reason for today’s celebration: remembering those who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. Never forget.

Pantone Color of the Year 2014

Pantone Color of the Year - Radiant Orchid

Pantone just announced its Color of the Year 2014: Radiant Orchid. What do you think? The soft purple shade has a lot of possibilities and we can’t wait to try it on a reusable bag or two! We also thought the colorful cupcakes created by Ali*Cakes at the debut party were picture perfect. Yum!