poppin: work happy giveaway.


this pretty much rocks! it’s time to get yourself organized! i’ve been in a major organizing mood — creating calendars, adding stickie notes, and using colorful markers to make task lists just a little bit less task-like and much more fun. so, i wondered if you know about poppin? poppin was created to fill the design gap between the products we use for work and the pretty things we use in the rest of our lives. so, they’re not just another office products company; poppin offers us workstyle products with a range of color options and lots of flair — even if for you, that just means bold black & white.


to introduce you to poppin, the company is offering up this giveaway to help you work happy. we’re giving away two $100 gift certificates towards any products in their shop — from polka-dotted journals, to pretty pens, to desktop organizers and even furniture and cool task lamps. and as an extra nice gesture, poppin is offering everyone $10 off your poppin order of $40+ or more by entering SFGIRL at checkout (offer good until 9/15/13).


to enter to win one of the two $100 gift certificates for poppin, simply:

• visit poppin and pick out a few of your favorite products.

• comment here on the blog sharing your favorite poppin pieces by wednesday, september 11 at midnight pst.

• sorry, this time the giveaway is for u.s. residents only (international shipping is coming soon!).

• as always, please be sure to leave a way to contact you via twitter, facebook, your blog or email.

• we’ll announce 2 random winners, selected via random number generator by monday, september 16th on twitter, so be sure to follow along.


• this giveaway post is in partnership with poppin, but all opinions expressed are my own.

156 Responses to “poppin: work happy giveaway.”
  1. Christine says:

    Eek! The Aqua starter set would be perfect for my brand-new apartment!

  2. maureen says:

    Love the white pens and ALL of the soft sided notebooks!!!

  3. sydney85 says:

    When I am organized I work so much better. Love the in/out trays and filing cabinets. The colors are gorgeous.

  4. Those orange scissors! and the white pens!

  5. Eleanor Wieting says:

    Dying for a neon green filing cabinet 😍

  6. Courtney says:

    Love Poppin! And i’m in desperate need of a new filing cabinet! I’m thinking the green or white would look awesome in my office! @seaj636

  7. Tory says:

    Is it cheating to say that I’ve loved everything I’ve looked at on their site? If I had to narrow it down….I’d want a colorful tape dispenser, stapler, pen cup, and trays! They’d be perfect in the new home yoga studio/office I’m in the midst of putting together.

  8. Alessandra says:

    I love the aqua ballpoint pens!

  9. I’m such a sucker for office supplies – is there anything chicer than an all white desk and coordinated accessories?

  10. I’d be poppin in orange — the bits & bobs tray, a clipboard, a few in-boxes and a clipboard plus some white ballpoint pens. Oooo La La! I’m poppin lovin it.

  11. Jessica w says:

    I love the orange campfire ottoman, this would be an awesome addition to my office

  12. Tiffany says:

    I love the Organization Station set, especially the collapsible storage box.

  13. karoline says:

    I love the Clear Tube Top Lamp and pretty much everything in their organization line in white!

  14. coral says:

    The referee and snow cone notebooks look like the perfect thing to finish off a cute desk or book shelf. All of the accessories are so cute though.

  15. rachel says:

    i would buy myself white square picture frames galore and soft lineless journals. Though, since I’m en english teacher, i might buy tons of sticky notes to use in class.

  16. emily says:

    I LOVE the gold map tacks. Sometimes it really is the little things! Thanks for hosting this!!

  17. Hannah says:

    I love the White Flatiron Desk! Thanks for the great giveaway Victoria :)

  18. Emily says:

    I’m liking those tube top lamps & the giant oak desk to place them on! Thanks!

  19. Nancy says:

    I love the Lime Green Tool kit and the Neon Green Zip Folios.

  20. Annie says:

    Love love love the campfire ottoman! All look like great products, though!

  21. wendy D says:

    All things back to school and bright colored!

  22. kelly rae says:

    I’m in love with their tape dispensers-especially the aqua one.

  23. Annegirrl says:

    I love the bright colored organizer trays. They would be so bright and happy in a drawer. I also really like the colorful desk lamps. One of those would be perfect in my daughter’s colorful room.

  24. Marlena says:

    I love the different colored folios! How fun to give gifts in them.

  25. Jen says:

    I like how you can shop by color. Love the orange office chair, the lime green push pins, and all the mouse pads.

  26. aimee says:

    Wow! This might be the hardest decision to just pick a few things that I like since I’m pretty much in love with everything that deals with organization AND bright colors! My favorite pieces are the Notebooks, Frames and the Amplifier for my phone. @ayoaimee

  27. Laura says:

    I love the desk organizers. My create (messy) desk needs some help. Great colors to choose from too!

  28. Victoria says:

    I love the mood changing teardrop lamp, and the desktop organization materials, and the wall clock is pretty great, and and and!

  29. Emily says:

    I really like the clear tube top light! and the colorful serving trays.

  30. Jana says:

    I love the Do the Bright Thing framed print!

  31. Melanie says:

    LOVE the white tool kit and the cable organizers. Awesome giveaway!!

  32. celina says:

    Theses are just a few items out of the many that I’d adore to use in college
    Canvas 15″ Laptop Sleeve
    Black Poppin Planner
    Pool Blue Medium Hard Cover Sketchbook

  33. Sara Gray says:

    Perfect timing — the end of summer makes me want to get organized too and this stuff is so fun! Hard to pick favorites, but I do love the Snowcone slim-fit journals and that white eco-calculator is so sleek!
    And sorting by color is genius.

  34. Karis says:

    I am in love with those bright filing cabinets!

  35. wolfie says:

    love the retractable purple pens!

  36. I love stripes so I would have to go with the Sailor Notebook. Then coordinate with some white and black desktop trays, adding one pop of color with a pink pen cup!

  37. Sandy says:

    I love everything and need the zip folios now to carry home some work.

  38. Alina says:

    Love, Love, Love the Pool Blue starter set. Great color!

  39. Sean C says:

    Love the inboxes…such great variety with the color schemes.

  40. Julie says:

    I really love the colorful file cabinets.

  41. Tiffany says:

    Call me a nerd – but I love their binder clips! I of course would need some orange yellow trays and cups to go with them. Poppin could be my new addiction.

  42. Lauren says:

    I’m kid of obsessed with polka dots right now, so literally anything with those would be going to my shopping cart!

  43. Molly says:

    I love the hot pink desktop set. So cool that you can sort the products by color!

  44. Kandy says:

    Love the colors. I’ll take everything in orange please, but especially the small cable box. Brilliant.

  45. I’m such a nerd for school and office supplies. I’d love to have the ‘white too kit’ and one of every color of the ‘medium soft cover notebooks.’ Also… PINK PAPER CLIPS!

  46. Lauren C says:

    Everything in Orange! The Orange starter set would be perfect….

  47. Libby L. says:

    I have so many favorites! Everything from Poppin’ is adorable! :)

    – I love the World’s Best Mom gift set with the pink notebook and pen. My mom would love it!
    – I personally want the white medium notebook with gold initial (a L of course).
    – The aqua mouse pad and blue + white mugs would give my desk at work the pop it needs!
    – The large black tray, although this has nothing to do with the office, would be perfect for a Saturday morning breakfast in bed!

    Thank you for introducing us to Poppin’!

  48. Stephanie Wang says:

    Would love to have the white truffle light in my dorm :)

  49. Caroline says:

    Oh dear – I am an organization, clarification, classification freak – color coding & organizing is my JOB! therefore, I am in love with the “design-a-desk” feature on the Poppin website.
    I must admit.. i want them all… http://www.poppin.com/Design_a_Desk.html

  50. Rowena says:

    I love how bright and happy everything is! I love the Color Changing Teardrop Light and the Pink Desktop Set. Thanks for the opportunity!

  51. Ashley says:

    I love the aqua desktop set!

  52. Simone Anne says:

    I want that yellow starter set and a cool file cabinet in white. So pretty!

  53. Dillan says:

    Like the Fiesta Notebooks, Small and Large Trays, Map Tracks

  54. Danielle Miller says:

    In love with the clear tube top lamp, the yellow ding, and the west village in white frames. Love love love, my living room would be complete with those :)

  55. shawnee says:

    that West 18th File Cabinet in pool blue sure would brighten up my workspace!

  56. Erica says:

    Pink ruler, pink stapler, and white pens!

  57. Bri says:

    I’m in desperate need of a desk! The crisp white one is perfect!

  58. Summer says:

    I don’t think there is a thing at Poppin that I don’t like. The green line is the best though!

  59. Kay says:

    I’ve got my eye on a yellow task chair!

  60. Brittany says:

    I definitely need the paper file flags, an aqua colored stapler, a million pink paper clips and lime green pins. Basically everything…pick me!

  61. Courtney K says:

    I love the serving trays!

  62. Heather P says:

    Like the lime green starter kit and confetti note book! Thank you for the chance!

  63. Koseli says:

    jumbo highlighters, yellow chair, and bright white soft cover notebook. so so cute

  64. Dominique says:

    I love the tear drop lamp. It would be great addition to my bedroom decor!

  65. Marissa says:

    Red Habit light is so sleek!

  66. Joanne E. says:

    Love the metal pens and soft cover notebooks!

  67. I love the whole white office supply collection, and the Tube Top Lamps! They would turn my workspace into a completely different arena for creativity.

  68. I love, love, love that white tape dispenser and the aqua soft cover notebook!

  69. Bree N says:

    I’m loving the Calculator with blue numbers, the white collapsible storage box, and the red and white coffee mug. I also love all the cool notebooks!

  70. laura says:


  71. Diana C says:

    I am an organization nut so I pretty much love everything on their site. But I am especially liking both the campfire ottomans and the color changing tear drop lamp!

  72. Alissa says:

    poppin has such great stuff for sprucing up your work day! Love the navy and yellow laptop tote and the sailor medium spiral notebook!

  73. Karen says:

    love the yellow starter kit! so cheery!

  74. Emily says:

    Awesome giveaway! I’m a big fan of Poppin’s swanky pens and notebooks. I love the metal pens (I’ve got my eye on one in pool blue), large spiral notebooks, confetti composition book, and jumbo sticky notes.

  75. Mia says:

    Snowcone Notebooks are adorable!

  76. Meredith says:

    I really love the aqua signature ballpoints, simple but so cute!

  77. Amanda says:

    Love the in/out trays!

  78. Max says:

    I would love to get a tape dispenser and stapler set but I cannot decide between pool blue and aqua. I also love the pen cups and bits and bobs trays!

  79. claire el says:

    I love the white desk set and the personalized notebooks!

  80. Jennifer says:

    I’m always a sucker for pens! I love their filing cabinet too.

  81. Kayla says:

    The clear tube top lamp is too cool. Also best name ever for a lamp.

  82. Allison says:

    I love all the colorful scissors! And their filing cabinets are super cute too.

  83. Megan Thome says:

    I’m in love with the white tool kit for desk! Would totally boost my creativity + production, plus they’re just so dang nice to look at.

  84. Rani says:

    Ooh….the aqua filing cabinet. We just took over a business and we could really use some chic new office supplies!

  85. Hillary says:

    I need the Campfire Paper Table….. oh and the White West 18th file cabinet!

  86. Melanie says:

    Oooh!!!! I love school supplies. :) Poppin has awesome colors. I think I’d want to mix my own desk set – white with aqua or white with yellow. Or white with pink. It’s hard to decide. I definitely want some notebooks and I’m thinking about a filing cabinet too.

  87. Colleen says:

    LOVE these office supplies, and as a girl who always enjoyed back to school shopping, they make me so happy to see some “grown up” well designed accessories for work! My fav at the moment are the pens, and the tape dispenser!

  88. Samantha says:

    Just started my first job within my desired field and my new office is SO BLAND. The artwork on here is just what I am looking for! I love the Believe in Beautiful Work and the Do the Bright Thing pieces.

    As for organizing, I really need the white large cable box.

    My twitter handle is @SamanthaBaehr

  89. Katie says:

    I love the perfect white hanging file folders I purchased from Poppin! I couldn’t find them anywhere else!

  90. Terri H says:

    Love the notebooks and the colorful staplers!

  91. keyse says:

    I love the pink tray and pink top drawer set!

  92. Mary Jane says:

    loving the clear and colored zip folios!

  93. Jesse says:

    I love the soft cover personalized notebooks. I’d like to get one for each of my friends and family for their birthdays!!

  94. I’m loving the desk sets in all the bright colors! It’s hard to choose :)

  95. Emily K. says:

    I love the Cobi task chair and all of the fun prints and desk accessories!

  96. Laeh says:

    I’ve been stalking the tool kits (white or red) and the rulers. Thanks for offering this giveaway!

  97. the folio + co. is my fave. in fact, i love it so much i ordered it.

  98. Briana says:

    Love the khaki laptop bag, the white map tacks, the black ruler, the aqua bits + bobs tray. Lots of cute options for getting organized!

  99. Aleena says:

    Love that bivi table + red habit desk lamp!

  100. Elsa says:

    So much eye candy I can’t help but jumping from one fave thing to the next. What I absolutely keep going back to is White West 18th File Cabinet and the Emerald Campfire Ottoman!

  101. elizabeth says:

    black poppin planner !!!
    I need it, want it, have to have it and some colorful pens to keep notes in my planner

  102. Jacqueline says:

    I am an elementary school art teacher and I would love to have these gorgeous supplies for my classroom! While I have many favorite items, I love the Orange tape dispenser and brightly colored pen cups the most.

  103. Melissa says:

    I am in love with the pink cable box! I definitely could use one or two of those around here.

  104. Xenozia says:

    Cheery yellow inbox with the aqua pens will brighten my workspace!

  105. Holly B says:

    I’m smitten with the Yellow 5th Avenue Chair and the Color Changing Teardrop Light :)

  106. i’m diggin the aqua ruler, stapler and cobi task chair. i’m also a big fan of the lime clip board. fingers crossed.

  107. I like the White Large Cable Box and the Silver Map Tacks!

  108. Monet says:

    Love those gold map tacks and the white medium soft cover notebook!!!

  109. Nikki says:

    I absolutely love the pens. I managed to get one from a friend, they write so well. And the scissors look awesome!

  110. Isabelle says:

    Classes just started two days ago so all of this would be perfect! I love all of the desk sets (though either the white or blue versions best) and the highlighters in each color!

  111. Erin says:

    I’ pretty sure I need a rainbow of tape dispensers.

  112. Lovin’ the Jumbo memos! 8.5″ square?!? Awesome!

  113. Erica Hersh says:

    I love the Organization Station!!!! Great site!

  114. Jessica says:

    What a fun store! I’ve long been an admirer of those tube top lamps.

  115. casey says:

    i like the design-a-desk and the neon laptop sleeve

  116. becky cressy says:

    where to start! EVERY office could use more happy vibes, and what a simple way to go about it!
    have to say i specifically adore:
    -ping pong conference table(!)
    -red dot & line floor lamp
    -campfire paper table
    -purple soft cover folio
    -yellow starter set
    -orange map tacks
    thanks for all the inspiration!

  117. Jennyroo says:

    Love the white flatiron desk! email me at jlwhite (at) sasktel (dot) net

  118. Jane Y. says:

    Their eco-calculators are pretty! Their mouse pads are also nice! Love the pops of color!

  119. Marissa says:

    I love the simple white and blue mugs, the clean cut filing cabinets, and the teardrop shaped color changing light is awesome! So much cute stuff!

  120. Justin says:

    I am so in love with the whole collection but to pick a few items …
    The orange link lamp is simple and perfection,the notebooks are stylish and I would use them to organize my hectic thoughts… And the file cabinet in sea blue is just a piece for under anyone’s desk

  121. Korin says:

    I want to tray-it-UP. Bits and bobs, mail organizers, trays galore. Either Pink or ORANGE or green. . . or one of each. Ahhh joy.

  122. Helen says:

    The Clear Tub Top Lamp would fit so well in my room!

  123. I love everything! I actually have a few things at my desk already, but have my eye on the filing cabinet, and the new skinny highlighters!

  124. Colleen says:

    Love the desktop trays in aqua & white.

  125. jen says:

    I love the large white cable box. My cables are always such a mess it would be so nice to have them more organized! The clear tube top lamp is super cute!

  126. lisa says:

    I like any of the “West 18th file cabinets” – cool color combos!

  127. Martha says:

    So much to choose from. I love it all but in particular the design-a-desk in white and lime and the personalize it notebooks :) Thanks for hooking us up with a discount! Twitter: martharose

  128. Kristina M says:

    i would love to have a set of their bright pink office supplies. nothing would be better than having a pop of color on my desk at work!

  129. Loren says:

    I just got their daily planner and LOVE it, but I would totally love a serving tray, one of their lamps, umm…maybe one of everything!

  130. Lynda says:

    i like their notebooks, stickies, and the file cabinet [lyndagp at gmail dot com]

  131. Kiah says:

    Noting is key for a college student like myself. Poppin’s notebooks are to die for! I totally love their Slushie Small Paper Cover Notebook and the Aqua Medium Soft Cover Notebook is such a great color for a notepad! And their Color Changing Poplight would look so cool on my desk!

  132. Sparkie says:

    Serving trays, iCushion, clock; oh my!


  133. Sandra says:

    Love all the pens! All of them!

  134. Jeannie says:

    Aqua inbox, thin highlighters, gel luxe pens. Must stop commenting so I can go back to browsing.

  135. Adrienne M says:

    The pool desktop set and tape dispenser would add some extra cheer to my home office.

  136. Malia says:

    The practical side of me wants the cable-hiding boxes and inbox trays…

  137. Jackie says:

    I’ll take either the red dot and line floor lamp or the pool blue dot and line floor lamp.
    And some of those monochromatic soft cover notebooks.
    And binders and sheet protectors and so many goodies. Also, great colorful office chairs that also look ergonomic.

  138. Maura says:

    My desk is pretty blah right now… Very uninspiring. I need the desk starter kit to liven things up! Loving the aqua.

  139. Tina says:

    I am crazy about those unruled notebooks and the pebble erasers. Swoon worthy!

  140. Rachel says:

    LOVE the starter sets!!! In lime and purple!

  141. Allison H says:

    LOVE the yellow file cabinet! Who wouldn’t want to be organized with that cutie!

  142. MARTHA FLYNN says:

    i have been lusting after the “Clear Tube Top Lamp” for a very long time. i also love the selection of tacks, push pins, and tape.

  143. Martha says:

    I love the soft cover and paper cover notebooks! They’d be so handy!

  144. kathleen says:

    I love their rulers! I guess that’s a little boring, but the minimal, easy-to-read style and the heavy acrylic is just perfect!

  145. Karen says:

    Love the white file cabinet and the aqua tray, white pen and the notebooks!

  146. Maggie Panther says:

    I would love to have the Orange Campfire Ottoman…

  147. Tania says:

    All of their stuff is so cheery…I think the bright inboxes would add a great pop of color to my workspace. Specifically the aqua one!

  148. Tamara says:

    I love the Campfire Personal Table in Natural Oak! That way I could keep working even when Im watching Breaking Bad. :)

  149. Makenzie says:

    Oooh I love the atomic desk top lamp!!

  150. Debbie says:

    Love the orange campfire ottoman!

  151. Andrea says:

    I know I’m getting older when I think “Ooooh file cabinets!” but seriously I’m diggin’ those Bivi tables and trunks :)

  152. I love everything! The notebooks with the letters on them are adorable, and I adore lime green ball point pens! elise.rabatin@yahoo.com

  153. Maggie says:

    In love with the white pens, and aqua tray. Oh me, oh my!

  154. lauren says:

    I love the lime green tool kit, but I’m eyeing the scissors especially hard because mine are about 872,634 months past their prime.

  155. Katia says:

    The white flatiron desk is beautiful! Also the bits and bobs trays and the accessory trays. Could they really help me get organized!? Maybe…

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