Favorite Valentine Collection Poll Winners — and a Giveaway!

Did you get a chance to vote in our favorite Valentine collection poll? We listed 13 current 2012 Valentine paper collections and gave you one week to vote. During that week, we had a total of 675 voters and a total of 1327 votes. (Each voter was allowed to vote for two collections, though some voters opted to vote for only one.)

As you can see below, the voting was close! Here were our top 4 collections ….


As you can see above, Echo Park – Yours Truly won with a total of 247 votes. Crate Paper and Basic Grey battled it out for 2nd place, with Crate Paper – Paper Heart ultimately taking 2nd place with 194 votes and Basic Grey – Kissing Booth placing 3rd with 185. My Mind’s Eye – Love Me took 4th with 126 votes.


Win the Echo Park – Yours Truly collection!

Echo Park Yours Truly


As the winner of our little contest, Echo Park has generously agreed to provide one PaperCrafter’s Corner reader with a Your Truly collection kit. If you’d like to enter to win, simply leave a comment here telling us your favorite page, pattern or characteristic of the Yours Truly collection. We’ll choose one commenter at random and Echo Park will send him/her  the full Yours Truly collection.

Be sure to enter soon because this giveaway will close on Saturday night, January 14th, at midnight eastern. Good luck & have fun!!



  1. Helen Bisesi says:

    I love the Sweetheart paper!

  2. Donna Woods says:

    I love the Echo Park Yours Truly versatility – how fun!

  3. I love the designs on the paper!!!!

  4. Tiffany McCreedy says:

    I really love the Sweetheart paper because of the worn look and I feel it can be used for the guys as well as the gals.

  5. Terri Harmon says:

    I love the color palette with the red, black, gray combos. Very classic and not overly pink or whimsical. Thanks Echo Park for your generosity. :-)

  6. I love the hugs and kissespaper

  7. I love that’s it’s not the typical overly red and white color schemes. Can be used for more than just Valentine’s Day.

  8. the red pokadot paper … its a little obsession on mine lately, and of course anything EP love everything they do :)

  9. Carol Douglass says:

    I just love the journaling cards, maybe it is the old typewriter..no, maybe it is the old car…no, I think it is the train…oh darn, I love it all!

  10. I love the Newsprint paper, very old Worlde and romantic. Also, I love the journal cards. They’d be great on my pages and cards.

  11. I really had a hard time picking one paper or characteristic……I love that newsprint, and the Smitten paper is fabulous as well. Thanks for a great collection EP!!! (The Journaling Cards are great!!!)

  12. Hugs and Kisses and Rose Blossom are my favorites! Hugs and Kisses has a vintage look to it and I absolutely LOVE the wording going across the Rose Blossom paper, extremely poetic!

  13. Denise Bryant says:

    I love Smitten! That pink/black color combo is so striking!

  14. Laraine R says:

    I also love the color palette of this paper!!

  15. Melissa Lightner says:

    Love the little typewriters! So very vintage. My job is to type up ads for a local paper, so in the old days that would’ve been a tool of the trade.

  16. Carrie Scaduto says:

    The paper is awesome!! Would love to craft with all of it!

  17. Natasha Connolly says:

    I just LOVE PINK!!!! … and I LOVE typewriters…… this is soooo for me!!!

  18. I like the Sweetheart one!

  19. Heather Gray says:

    I love the whole collection but my favorite sheet is the one with the big hearts!

  20. My favorite part is the colors! I love the pink, red, and grey together….gorgeous!

  21. You mean I actually have to pick only one thing about this line I love…. well I love it all!!! but my fave is for sure the typewriter and the vintage yet fun color combination! just brilliant!!

  22. Denise Parcells says:

    That’s AWESOME! I love everything Echo Park!!!!

  23. Heather B. says:

    LOVE the Echo Park collection! I can already picture all my fun projects!!!

  24. I love it!!!!!!!!! Please pick me

  25. I love them all..I can’t choose!

  26. quiriatjearim says:

    I really love it!!!!! please me!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  27. Congrats EP!! I love the whole black, white, pink, red combos along with the polka dot paper !! It is truly lovely!!

  28. I LOVE the alphas!! They rock!

  29. renee griffith says:

    i love it all, EP paper packs are the best!
    thanks for the chance to win!

  30. Toni Slane says:

    I loved Echo Park Yours Truly. I picked up the 6×6 pad last week. Love the designs. :) Way to go EP!

  31. Stephanie Patterson says:

    I really love the Top Hat on the Element stickers. So cute. I also really like the Hugs & Kisses Paper. Would love to use that.

  32. I love the pink and black, just stunning.

  33. Karen Young says:

    I love the color comboinations. I am into black and white with a splash of a vibrant thirs color and this line fits me perfectly.

  34. I love the sticker page.

  35. Jamie Greene says:

    I love how well the collection works together with a feminine vintage feel:)

  36. I love love love Echo Park. My favorite sheet in Yours Truly is the journaling cards. So much you can do with those.

  37. I love that there’s so much black in the patterns. I love to do black and pink for valentines!

  38. I love the journaling cards page! I can’t “forget” to journal when I have these cute little cards on hand. They make journaling fun and not so much of a chore. I love the Crush page as well with all those cute dots!

  39. carol in seattle :) says:

    I love all the grey in this line…especially the grey chevron paper! Nobody does it like Echo Park!

  40. HawaiianLibrarian says:

    Loving the Journalling Cards and the Smitten paper! Mahalo for the op to win!

  41. Bev Gardner says:

    I love that this collection has the traditional colors of red and pink but then surprises us with gray and black! It all goes together nicely!

  42. I love the Love Notes page with the herringbone pattern on the back. Just lovely!

  43. I love the colours they chose! Just perfect. And I love each of the patterns in the pack. Not a bum one in there :)

  44. Melissa Vettorel says:

    I really love the elements sticker sheet…it’s so cute!!

  45. Channie Johnson says:

    I love Echo Park paper in general. This is the one I want currently as Valentines is coming up. I love all the black paisleys!!

  46. Melissa D. says:

    Cherished is by far my favorite paper in the collection! I would be happy with a pack of just that! Love it! Thanks for the fun!

  47. I love all of the valentines or “Yours Truly” collection. I think its the colour combo of red, black pink and grey…oh and the embellies too!

  48. Raquel Davis says:

    I love the whole collection but the black and white side of smitten is my fave!

  49. Love this collection…especially the Rose Blossom pattern! Thank you for the chance to win!

  50. Sharon Gullikson says:

    I really like the traditional feel of the line.

  51. B. Poteraj says:

    The colors are my favorite thing about these papers. They are just bright enough.

  52. Keesha McBride says:

    I adore the color choices for this line! So so pretty!

  53. Natasha G.P. says:

    I like the grey mixed in with the other Valentiney colors. Perfect.

  54. I love anything Echo Park! But I think that black and white scroll pattern (far right in the picture) could be used for many things!

  55. Sherry Murphy says:

    I like the little vintage touches of the typewriter and telephone. Super pretty collection!

  56. I am crazy about those red alphas and the beautiful designs!

  57. .:| Angela |:. says:

    I love that vintage typewriter and telephone! Can’t get enough of them.

  58. Miss Cooper says:

    Love everything about this line!! My favorite elements are the cool vintage touches!

  59. Teri Bruce says:

    I LOVE the entire collection, but I think the Newsprint paper is my favorite…so fun! :)

  60. I love the vintage feel of the whole line. And I love the typewriter!

  61. Melinda Wilson says:

    I love the adore and smitten papers. This is an awesome print.

  62. i love echo park! I must say that they have a lot of talent over there! Congrats!

  63. I love the grays and blacks mixed in with the pink and red. I can see using this with a guy with the blacks and grays as the main color with pops of the pink and red. Love the piece with the journaing cards and sentiments on it.

  64. Love all the variations of polka dots (and the damask)

  65. Smitten! Is so elegant !

  66. Julie Shearer says:

    I love the old fashion typewritter . Very cool. Thanks for a chance to win .

  67. Danielle Higginbottom-Brown says:

    I love how there is grey throughout the collection! thanks for the chance
    daniellehigginbottom at hotmail dot com

  68. I love how versitile the paper collection is. I can see so many ways to use it. The quality of echo park paper makes it easy to know that you are getting quality and they have a fantastic design team. Love it!!! Thanks for all your hard work.

  69. I really like Crush. My daughter chose it for an altered wood cabinet. It looks amazing

  70. I voted for Echo Park & MME!

    My favorite sheet from the Yours Truly Collection is Love Notes. Love the script background.

    Thanks for the chance to win this super sweet paper collection.

  71. Kim Hoang says:

    The collection is so beautiful. Hm~ I really like the Crush paper~ xD

  72. I love Echo Park paper collections…they are absolutely one of my favorites collections. My favorite things about Yours truly is that vintage typewriter and the pink, red, gray and black pallette. Gorgeous!

  73. Congratulations on the win! I’m crazy about polka dots, so my faves are the dotted ones, although I love everything Echo Park! Thanks for the chance to win and making my day extra special :)

  74. lori miller says:

    I love all the designs, but my favorite thing is the colors!!

  75. I luv everything about the Yous Truly collection! The colors & designs used 4 the papers & icons used on the stickers! It’s absolutely wonderful! Thanx 4 the chance 2 win;) ~prhmangel at gmail dot com

  76. Kathy Young says:

    I have this obsession with polks dots & vintage typewriters, so that’s my favorite thing about this collection! I really want 2 win this! Thank you so much!

  77. Echo Park has some fabulous paper and great customer service too! Love everything about this new, great company!

  78. Elizabeth L says:

    Love me some Echo Park! This is such a cute collection and would be darling for my pages and cards!

  79. Taylor O'neal says:

    I’m really digging the red~pink~white~black color pallette used=) U guys rock 4 having this giveaway!

  80. Sara Workman says:

    I absolutely love Echo Park! Yours Truly is such a cute line. I adore the muted colors and the old fashiony look to it! I hope I win!

  81. Everything about this collection I just adore! I mean, who doesn’t luv Echo Park~lol?

  82. Jennifer M. says:

    Yeah EP! I love the various colors and patterns which make it versatile for more than just Valentine’s Day.

  83. Kathleen Rimer says:

    I love the color combinations. Very trendy and versatile.

  84. They’re all delicious :). Smitten &sweetheart are the favs though.

  85. I love the Hugs & Kisses paper because I’m using it for a design team layout. I love that the collection isn’t just red and white, it’s got some pink and black thrown in which are my fav’s.! Congrats Echo Park…your paper ROCKS!

  86. Sue Smith says:

    I love the sweetheart paper and the honeymoon paper. I love hearts and the stripes on the honeymoon paper just calls to me. I think the versatility and color pallet of the entire collection is awesome!! :D

  87. LOVE the EP Yours Truly Collection!!! On my second 6 x 6 pad in two weeks! Made 11 cards with it so far!

  88. Alexia Misso says:

    Favorite page? That sounds kinda hard to choose, because they are all too gorgeous!! I only looked through them on retailer site and dont have one here yet, that’s why I’m here to win the collection!! Lol just can pray, thank you for the chance to win!!

  89. I love all the papers because those are all my favorite colours:)

  90. I love the mixed vibe of the vintage and the fun and the sophisticated!!!

  91. I love the “Love Notes” paper….the beautiful script in the background, and the bold red love on top! My fave!!

  92. The colors are what I am most drawn to with this collection, love EP!

    Carol B

  93. I LOVE the xoxo paper {not sure of the exact name}…but I will have to get my hands on some of that!

  94. YaY! Both of my favorites were on the top four list!! EP and MME!! My favorite peice of paper in the collection is the Crush – polka dots, so vibrant! I love the nostalgic style of this collection! Thank you for a chance! Karrie O.

  95. No surprise that this collection won first place! It’s fabulous! I especially love the bright V-Day colors… and Echo Park always included lots of cool stickers in their collection packs! :)

  96. I LOVE LOVE LOVE the newsprint paper. I love Echo Park!

  97. Ross Plata says:

    LOVE the Echo Park collection! I love the pink, red, and grey together….gorgeous!

  98. Love Echo Park Paper, Cassandra Cooper is amazing, lover her collections from Echo Park.

  99. Tammy Luiz says:

    My favorite page is the Sweetheart page…especially the B side, and the B side of Honeymoon is a close second

  100. Amy Williams says:

    I LOVE the color palette! And the whole feel of the gorgeous collection!

  101. love the color palette of this collection….the newsprint sheet is my fav!!

  102. I love the black and white patterns…..

  103. My favorite is the Sweetheart page…I just love all the hearts…so cute…

  104. Cynthia B. says:

    I love these patterned papers…and the B sides are just as striking as the “front” sides – especially (for me) the chevron-type pattern on the back of Love Notes and the black/text print polkadot on the back of Adore. Details matter, and from the typewriter and ticket stickers to the skylines – Yours Truly truly is a winner!

  105. Love the journsling cards and the beautiful patterned papers!

  106. I love the “crush” paper, as well as the journaling cards and the letter stickers! Sooo cute! Thanks for the chance to win :)

  107. The newsprint paper is best.

  108. I like the variation in all the patterns not just the same thing in different shades of pinks and reds.

  109. Oh those colors. Pinks, reds, black…spectacular

  110. Leslie Kiley says:

    I just love everything about Echo Park’s collection. The wonderful colors , the polka dot pages, the wonderful icons to use to embellish my favorite holiday’s pages!I am ” Smitten”! Thanks for the chance to win!

  111. I really love the whole collection, but the Love Notes paper & element stickers are my favs.
    Thanks for the chance to win.

  112. I think it is beautiful! I love the prints and the vintage feel to it! Thank you for the awesome giveaway!

  113. Great designs and I love the addition of black to help balance it out- it’s not “syrupy” like some other Valentine’s lines.

  114. Besides the gorgeous colors, I love the vintage images like the ones on the “Newsprint” and “Journaling Cards” pieces! Thanks so much to you all and EP for the chance to win this amazing collection!

  115. Kelly Roberts says:

    Hard to choose but I really like the Cherished paper!

  116. I love the color palette, and it is the perfect mix of elegance and whimsy!

  117. Echo Park was my top vote! It is the total package that makes it number one but I do heart the dots pattern, the pinks and greys, the glitter, the newsprint, all one one page!!!!!! Could sure use some more because will be sending out my annual friendship cards with this EP line!!

  118. Besides the color palette (soft greys, pinks, reds) I love the element sticker sheet–so retro, which I just love. There is also a grey houndstooth pattern which I think is really neat.

  119. Erin Parker says:

    Love the color palette.

  120. The entire Your Truly collection is wonderful. The patterns that speak to me are: Smitten, Cherished, and Awning Strips. Thanks for the chance to win…

  121. Vintage looking embellishments & the soft pink and black. Lovely!

  122. Debbie Painter says:

    I Love the Newsprint 12X12 & the Elements Stickers!! I really just Love the Whole Collection!!

  123. I love Echo Park. In this collection, I like Crush and Rose Blossom. And I wish I had them to make valentines! I can’t run out to my LSS because it closed :( So online is my only option but these shipping costs are horrible! But for Echo Park…

  124. I really like the letters – also, the papers with text on them – but I like all of it!

  125. I love the Sweetheart and Crush pages, although the more I see this paper the more I’m in love.

  126. I love the patterns in this collection, very trendy. Thanks for a chance to win a gorgeous collection!

  127. Deborah R. says:

    The whole collection is very pretty. Can’t go wrong with pink! My favorite piece is Adore.

  128. I love the color combo. Timeless and classic.

  129. Would have to say the Honeymoon collection is my favorite. Can never go wrong with stripes! Also the journaling cards are fabulous, too.
    MCF’s Mimi

  130. My favorite is Hugs & Kisses — but I really do love the entire collection! Val from IL.

  131. I love all of these colors so it’s hard to choose! Love it all!

  132. Allison Greene says:

    the Smitten paper is definitely my favorite but I still love all of it!

  133. Emily Todd says:

    I love the splash of gray/black to temper the red and pink. The designs on this paper are just gorgeous!


  1. [...] On January 10th we kicked off a giveaway for the Yours Truly collection from Echo Park. As you may recall, we did a poll to find out your favorite Valentine collections for 2012 and Echo Park was our winner. They generously agreed to donate TWO complete Yours Truly collections for us to giveaway. We had 133 entries for the giveaway, and our winners were ….Stephanie Patterson and Jakki. [...]

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