Sometimes the most meaningful things in life take a while to bloom — like the colorful The Pink Orange of Schenectady, New York, established by Rebecca Ashby. Although Rebecca developed her paper crush as a child during trips to the stationery shop after ballet class, the road to establishing her own brand …

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No joke, there is an exciting release today at Holstee, as you can see from the video I’ve shared. Stop reading this already & watch it! Today Holstee unveils their Mindful Art Subscription. I am so intrigued by stationery subscription services since first there’s the surprise of what’s going to …

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A new week is a great time to unveil a new department: The Mailbox. When I started in the industry in the late ’90s, I would literally receive boxes and boxes of samples every day, notecards and notebooks, gift books and gift enclosures, tschotskes of every imaginable sort. At first, it …

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Years ago, I seriously considered opening a gift store, and read up on several successful shop owners. “Never listen to naysayers,” said one, and though I never opened that store, I decided there and then to do just that. Maybe that’s part of the reason why I find the story …

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April is National Letter Writing Month, and the kind folks at Hello!Lucky & Egg Press have both a give-away and a challenge designed to help everyone connect more with our friends and loved ones and create better letter writing habits. The two Left Coast ‘pressers are launching their Write_On campaign TODAY & …

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Welcome to the wild & wonderful world of Screech Owl Design, created by Jacqueline Schmidt. Her detailed and delightful illustrations blend her love for the natural world with the urban jungle in which she lives (Brooklyn) for creations that are not only lovely, but have a steady if subtle stream …

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