Category Archives: paper

Week Fifteen: Exploring Munich — Carta Pura / Papierladen

My family spent a February holiday weekend in Munich, and while we had a great time walking all over the city, I must confess that in my planning I was most excited about finally having the chance to visit Papierladen, the retail outlet for the utmost in utilitarian luxe® stationery, Carta Pura. Papierladen is a meticulously […]

Week Fourteen: Save the Date with Paperless Post

Paperless Post continues to impress with its smart assortment of designs for every greeting-sending occasion. With wedding season fast approaching, I took a gander through their save the date options + picked out a few that, if I were getting married — again — would definitely be on my short list. Love this clever option: send […]

Week Thirteen: Artist Gemma Correll

On a recent sunny Saturday, I came across these cute and clever greeting cards by artist Gemma Correll while exploring Somerset House. Once home (as is my habit) a bit of Googling brought me to Gemma’s blog, filled with her wry, adorable illustrations. Am now a fan: you should be, too. image credits: top photo […]

Week Nine: Duet Letterpress

Confession: I am a stationery hoarder. Thankfully, Duet Letterpress has designed a smart line of letterpress keepsakes that are perfect for savers like me. A special box filled with Duet’s anniversary cards (with envelopes to hold a note or thought) or baby’s first year certificates filled in with milestones (and perhaps tucked in to save […]

Week Five: Cambridge IMPRINT

By the time late January/early February rolls around, I’m ready for an infusion of bright color to reassure me that spring is on the way.  Cambridge IMPRINT, a creative collaboration between painter Claerwen James, textile artist Jane Powell, and ceramicist Ali Murphy, turns out a delightful array of colorful, graphically patterned mugs, paper, cards (+ more)  that will […]