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Happy Labor Day! I hope everyone is having a great three-day weekend — our day off comes to us courtesy of the labor movement & is dedicated to the contributions U.S. workers have made to our fair country. With our workforce comprised of such a dazzling patchwork of nationalities and ethnicities, …

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These days, finding a fun card line gives me the same thrill I once got as a 20-something Manhattanite discovering a funky boutique. The lovely and very clever selections from Warren Tales are full of unexpected wordplay and arresting imagery, for me the mark of an enduring brand. Designer and writer Lindsey Warriner fled Boston …

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Part of the fun of TPC’s Letter-Writing Campaign is that I never know what’s going to show up next. Correspondence usually finds its way to me via my post office box — but sometimes it arrives in my in-box as well. The first batch of goodies arrived the traditional way, and …

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Bar and Bat Mitzvah season is upon us — at least in my town — and these designs from b.t. elements promise only the very coolest affairs. I love the use of layering, glittered paper, foil and embellishments — every element is always carefully selected for a refined effect that is …

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If truth is beauty and beauty truth, Holstee’s collaboration with Brain Pickings’ creator Maria Popova is both. The 18-by-24-inch letterpressed print that I received a few weeks back (I had to wait awhile as it was understandably back-ordered) is absolutely gorgeous in person. The paper is quite thick and luxe, and …

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August is definitely birthday season — and since mine happens to be today, I had to share this brand-spanking new design from The Found. Like everyone else, I’m obsessed with Orange is the New Black. The card literally came back from the printer only last week, and I was thrilled …

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