Galentine’s Day

My love for my girlfriends is constant and I am so grateful for them everyday. I try and let them know this throughout the year, but especially on Galentine‘s Day (February 13th). I find this to be the real reason for celebrating Valentine’s, or at least the fun part. Girls…

Featured Designer: Olivia Lin of Atiliay

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, I found myself thinking about spreading love and kindness (through stationery, of course). Atiliay is a gorgeously hand-crafted stationery line that incorporates hand-lettering, stamping and stitching. These cards are created to bring happiness to their recipients and beyond. Atiliay is committed to supporting charitable causes through…

The Key to [Valentine] Success

It might be the beginning of the year, but for me it’s winding down with my favorite holiday to celebrate with cards until, well, this coming December. Obviously, I believe you should tell your loved ones you love them everyday blah blah blah, but come on, how much fun is…

2016 Planners

There is something about a fresh new planner that gets me every time and I am pretty sure I am not alone. Like the New Year, it symbolizes a fresh new blank space for anything and everything you want to create. How much better does it get? Everyone has there own needs…

Happy 2016!!

PAGEFIFTYFIVE Happy 2016 friends! I’m kicking off the year with some snail mail love. I’m so glad New Year’s cards are a thing. It’s the best time of year to send loved ones well wishes for the weeks and months ahead. Clean slate, fresh start, endless possibilities. (And, if you’re like…

New Year’s Cards

If you’re like me and didn’t make it around to sending Holiday cards this year, you still have another chance with New Year’s. Everything has been so hectic the last few months that to the amazement of many, I– yes, I! –didn’t get to send any. I can’t say I…

Season’s Eatings!

Teeny Weenie Paper It’s not the holidays if there aren’t ginger chocolate cookies baking in the oven. The smells of cinnamon and cloves wafting through the air bring me a little bit of joy. Also in the oven, this holiday season: Toblerone shortbread, double ginger cookies, jam thumbprints and some…

Wrapping It Up

Most of my holiday cards are finally in the post and now I’m turning my attention toward another fun holiday pastime – wrapping. I really enjoy using plain kraft paper, and embellishing with ribbons, bells, washi tape, ornaments, twine and tags.  There are so many great gift tags that will…