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I had a really hard time picking the last letter for this giveaway —in my opinion, every letter I get deserves a big box of swag. Even if they don’t win the write_on grand prize, however, I will be featuring each and every one at some point — and everyone will …

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So, I knew about this letter before it arrived thanks to the wonders of Instagram. When it did reach my post office box, my daughter was so eager to read it (she was very impressed with how the back envelope flap was inked — you can see this at the …

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There’s still time to order something really thoughtful for mom — as opposed to a last-minute, panicked jaunt to the mall — so today I’ve got lots of options to do just that! First up I have several designs from teNeues — who returns to National Stationery Show, Booth 1624, this year.   …

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Ready for some Tuesday morning eye candy? Check out these new Pattern Packs from Xenia Taler. They’re designed to be kept on hand to suit a variety of occasions, with beguiling imagery drawn from Xenia’s extensive archive of original hand-painted tiles. I think you’ll agree that there’s a real hoarding danger here, …

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 Late last week the news broke that Mohawk is collaborating with Emily Ley Paper and Gifts — and I can’t think of a better marriage between two brands. All editions of the Emily Ley 2016-17 Simplified Planner Collection will now feature luxurious Mohawk Via paper. “For years, we’ve searched high and low for the perfect …

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Happy Earth Day! In its honor, Oblation Papers & Press has unveiled a few new “fun tips” cards, and they are palm-sized gems of letterpressed wisdom. First up, natural disasters are no problem with this design. However, there’s no need to wait around for a flood to have fun. Here is …

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Picking winners for this giveaway has not been easy, but I’ve found a most deserving soul for this week. The folded William Arthur note, and its fancy orange lined envelope, found its way north to me from Florida.Inside it reads: Dear Sarah, I was so torn about sending this card. You …

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One essential item for show season is a great place to take notes. These have to work nearly as hard as I do — as once the show closes, what’s been hastily scrawled inside is all I have left to work with! To that end, I have been lugging notebooks …

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