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So, today I am 50 — and, as my (older) brother helpfully pointed out, I actually started my 50th year on my last birthday, so technically this one is not that big a deal. Despite that, this is a hard trip around the sun to greet with my usual insouciance, followed …

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So I am getting set to head off to AmericasMart, and I couldn’t be more excited to see all the gorgeous new product debuting under its rather large roof! And when it comes to stationery, J. Falkner‘s latest release is not to be missed. “Our summer release is always one …

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I am so happy to report big crowds and brisk order-writing at the AmericasMart Gift & Home Furnishings Market this past weekend — and better still, I didn’t get lost once! There was also a lot of eye candy as always, and while I’ve yet to completely review my images, here …

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Continuing my meanderings through High Design at AmericasMart, today I’ve got three fabulous San Francisco makers to share. First off, everyone was gaga (with good reason) for Vintage School Charts from Cavallini & Co. Measuring 28″x40,” they arrive assembled and ready to hang — granting the San Francisco house’s iconic gift …

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Every once in a while, the form surpasses the function, and that is definitely the case with these fabulous Fredericks & Mae Playing Cards from Princeton Architectural Press. Housed in a sturdy box graced with silver foil stamping along its front, the cards feature the full rainbow spectrum for both vibrant game …

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For this, my last Americasmart post (before the summer edition at any rate), I am going to jump around the sprawling show (thankfully, there’s no need to refer to your map, or even worse, get lost) to share some favorite highlights. In Daniel Richards, Party Partners invented probably the most …

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I have been going to Americasmart for many years now — I think my first visit was around 1999 — but since we started Stationery Trends I’d fallen into a groove mostly focused on paper and small gifts. That all changed this go-round, however, as my new position as Trends …

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Just down the hall and around the corner from Curly Girl on the eighth floor of Americasmart‘s building two is Lifeguard Press. One of their licenses is kate spade new york — and I predict their new party collection will set the stage at many a fabulous spring and summer …

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