Featured Designer: Melanie Ouellette Karlins of Grey Moggie Press

Letterpress  always looks so good, text and ink engrained into luscious-feeling paper. There is something really appealing about the process – setting type, inking it and printing. It’s no wonder that I adore Grey Moggie Press. Melanie, the designer behind the line, has  a great sense of humor, which comes through in her cards (see her ‘best…

Spring has Sprung!

Spring has sprung – and that means florals, glorious florals. I love having an excuse to send out cards featuring beautiful blooms (and I really don’t need one). Flowers are a staple in my stationery collection, and ought be in yours too. Here’s a round up of some of my currents faves. The Honey Bee…

write_on – 30 letters in 30 days

April 1 (tomorrow!) marks the beginning of National Letter Writing Month and the write_on campaign, an initiative that encourages people to write 30 letters in 30 days. This fantastic campaign, now in its third year, was created by the lovely people behind two truly stellar greeting card companies, Egg Press and Hello!Lucky. They started the…

Send somebunny some love

My new snail mail loving friend Rhea (@devoteddiarist) has committed to 366 days of letter writing. I’m cheering her on in her endeavor and drawing inspo from her for this post – she has declared it ‘bunny week’, so it’s all about rabbit-themed stationery. Dear Hancock Paper Goods features a series of cards dedicated to…

Featured Designer: Rachel Kroh of Heartell Press

Heartell Press is a beautifully designed line of greeting cards, lovingly created and handmade by artist and designer Rachel Kroh. Created using woodblock prints, Rachel’s cards are heartfelt and thoughtful with carefully crafted messages and images, intended to let recipients know that they are cared for. If you’re looking for the perfect card to send…

An Ode to Coffee

In Haus Press With the February blahs waging on (especially in cold weather climates, like the one I’m in), I thought a post dedicated to something warm, energizing and cozy was fitting. This post is an ode to the beverage that wakes us up, that we gab with friends over, sit and sip while reading, that…