I heard some news late last week from that human dynamo otherwise known as Grace Kang — she’s the force of nature behind the Pink Olive boutiques in Manhattan’s East Village and Brooklyn’s Park Slope, The Pink Olive School, and OliveBox, a monthly service that sends goody boxes full of carefully curated paper and lifestyle goods …

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I am big believer in stationery (obviously), but even more so in using it. It breaks my heart to think of all these gorgeous papers languishing in desk drawers all over the country, just sitting there gathering dust, neglected and forgotten, borderline abused really, when they could be transmitting good …

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In case you haven’t heard, Falloween is not just a new holiday season, it’s going on now. According to the Urban Dictionary, Falloween is  “the combination of autumn and Halloween decorations. After October 31st, Thanksgiving items replace the Halloween items.” And, judging by the exquisitely letterpressed Sugarcube Press offering I’ve kicked this post …

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One of the more rewarding opportunities I’ve gotten in the past few years was the chance to be on the Board of Directors of Gift For Life. It’s an honor to be able to raise funds to fight AIDS, and the monthly conference calls amongst board members keep me updated …

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Hi. I’m Sarah. I started covering the stationery market for a major gift trade magazine in 1997, and I haven’t been quite the same since. What began as a job morphed into a passion and even a lifestyle as I fell in love with the paper medium — as well as the …

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