February has always been a tough month for me; for whatever reason, that is the time of year that things seem to always hit the fan. Without digressing into my specifics (I could write, to quote Bridesmaids, A Very Sad Hand-Written Book), I’ll just say this seems like a perfect …

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Scratch-off technology took a huge step forward last month … and I for one can’t wait to start seeing new applications. For the first time, four-color, scratch-off printed products are possible. Check out these before and afters! The advance comes thanks to a strategic partnership between Mohawk, family owned paper …

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Great correspondence begins with the envelope, and for the most stylish envelopes imaginable, there’s Stamptitude. I can’t think of a better way to cap off one’s writing ritual than by melting a wax seal onto your correspondence — or take a short cut with one of a slew of ready-made …

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Like it has for the past few years, Giddy Paperie’s 2018 Pagoda Party Calendar sold out, and with very good reason. Leslie’s dozen watercolor-tinged Chinoiserie images make for a wonderful, colorful companion to the year. But while the calendars are all gone, her amorous February Foo Dog puppies are the …

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The invitation business, specifically wedding invitations, has changed so much over the past several years. There was a time when they were only sold via brick-and-mortar stores, but then the internet happened and changed everything. So now while wearing my Stationery Trends hat, I don’t come into as much contact …

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National Stationery Show has announced the winners of its 2nd annual “Design Our Valentines” contest, and I must say, this is already becoming a favorite tradition. There is so much great design packed into these finalists and winners — all of whom will be NSS exhibitors — I can only …

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