The Five Questions

27 articles in category The Five Questions

Several years back at National Stationery Show, I had the pleasure of meeting Chris Leonard-Morgan, the driving force behind not only the London Stationery Show, but National Stationery Week — set for this April 27-May 3 —  as well as World Stationery Day, set for Wednesday, April 29. Lest you think this …

Read more →

For many a small stationery designer, getting an order from Greer CHICAGO is a major milestone on the road to success. It was founded by Chandra Greer with a big-picture goal to “create a place whose purpose was steadfastly positive, a place devoted to good design, good feelings, intelligent thought and …

Read more →

Although you may not have ever heard her name, you most likely have already seen the work of  Leslie Moak Murray. That is because over the past 20 years, it has graced an enviable body of work — 1,000 greeting cards, as well as 50-100 designs of beverage napkins, magnetic note pads, pocket …

Read more →

Stationery can be fashionable, but a range created by a top fashion designer — in this case It Girl Charlotte Ronson — elevates the medium into an entirely new realm. The bright florals, velvet, lace, sophisticated graphics and undercurrent of wit that characterizes her runway apparel has been transmitted into her fabulous …

Read more →

National Stationery Show, now a section of signature marketplace mix, is but days away. And last week Stationery Trends and Sheaffer announced via Mindy Lockard of The Gracious Girl — who also pens an etiquette column, What’s Write for the publication — that the #KENROcam will be filming the show …

Read more →

Chris Sargiotto of Apartment 2 Cards not only creates his own greeting card line,  he successfully reps — that is, wholesales — several other small greeting card lines to retail businesses within probably one of the more challenging greeting card markets: New York City. The companies Chris reps can be seen …

Read more →