La-la-letterpress! at NSS

 Bremelo Press in collaboration with Leigh Riibe Let’s talk letterpress. The feel of ink engrained into paper is a stationery lover’s dream. It appeals to the analogue lover in me, setting and inking type and pulling prints. It’s no wonder I was so taken with the letterpress stationery lines at last…

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#MailWithLove

Six weeks ago I posted a little note on Instagram asking my favorite card designers and snail mailers if they wanted to donate a few greeting cards to children’s hospitals to help spread cheer and lift spirits. Often, families are in the hospital during special occasions like birthdays and holidays…

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Creative Spaces

We all have our “pin” addictions, whether it’s fun and fab recipes, interior design, fashion, or anything and everything else. I’ll fill you in on a little secret –  mine is creative spaces. I’ve always been inspired by my environment and specifically by my workspace. I have to enjoy the…

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Friday Favorites

Loving the Paper Crown x Rifle Paper Co. collaboration – super sweet styles in gorgeous Rifle floral patterns – the perfect addition to your spring wardrobe. The dresses are to-die-for pretty.  Marc Jacobs lipstick, because red lips are always classic. Thurston Post gift wrapping kits, so that your presents look…

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The Blog Bar

I cannot begin to express my gratitude and excitement that over 1,500 bloggers have signed up to be part of my passion project, The Blog Bar. This has been a dream of mine that has continued to evolve over the past 3 years, benefitting from conversations and feedback from other bloggers.…

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Friday Favorites

It has been so long since I have been able to share my favorite things of the week that I have to back track all the way back to November. So without writing much else, let’s just recap shall we so we can get up to date! I was so fortunate…

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The Blog Bar

My Dear Readers, I’m so excited to share with you my new venture, The Blog Bar. I initially started 8Balloons four years ago out of my love of all things paper and blogs. My background has always been with helping other startups create and build their own, so 8Balloons became…

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