The Blog on All Things Stationery

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Dispatches from the worlds of stationery & design

Keeping letter-writing, card-sending and invitation using alive

Since I am on a La Familia Green kick, and since Hanukkah starts on Thanksgiving — ensuring eight days of confusion and chaos, at least at Casa Schwartz — I couldn’t not share this Hanukah design as well. La Familia Green does not confine itself solely to human members; this …

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Watching TV commercials, you would think that Christmas was immanent — as in, a few weeks away — but since that is definitely not the case, I’ve decided to first acknowledge that most elusive card-sending occasion, Thanksgiving. While the Thanksgiving card numbers are bigger than one might guess (15 million, …

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There are some occasions in life that still really demand a mailed card. This letterpressed mea culpa missive from Wild Ink Press is perfect for those times in life when you’ve done something that … well … really stinks! $5 retail, and you can get started on that overdue apology here. …

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If you haven’t told that special someone the degree to which they rock lately, this card is for you! It’s from Wild Ink Press, run by Rebekah and Matt Tennis — that is, when they’re not working on their the Chico, California, rice farm or chasing their three small boys around. Their …

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Happy Halloween! No one does holidays quite like Anna Griffin, who seamlessly (and apparently effortlessly) blends retro, upscale and humorous design elements into one tasteful and irresistible whole. Anna’s invitations are the Chanel suits of stationery — and she has delved into so many product categories beyond that. These days …

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Hello, I’m Lissa Lowe. As brand advisor and special correspondent for The Paper Chronicles, I’m tickled pink to meet you! A bit of backstory: Kindred spirits, Sarah and I met seven years ago in Ohio where my family lived for a brief stint. While our wee ones were shaking musical eggs together, …

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