snail mail saturday no. 9

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  Given that I’ve sent out several baby cards this week, I had to post a few of my favorites for Snail Mail Saturday.* There’s no doubt that cheerios are a mom’s secret weapon, but then again how can you refuse a reference to Dirty Dancing? Tough choice, right? Cheerios by Greenwich Letterpress Baby carriage…

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all the facts on our first class at the shop

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It has always been part of our plan to offer classes at the shop and over the years we’ve been compiling our dream list of teachers we would love to have. These people are the rockstars of their craft. Some are just starting out and others have been around for years. What they all have…

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happy halloween

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Just treats, no tricks, for the winner of October’s Snail Mail Saturday contest, Alicia Crawford Wiley.  Please stop in soon Alicia because we have a goodie bag of greeting cards waiting for you. Want to be a winner next month?  Just check our blog, Facebook, or instagram on Saturdays and vote for your favorite card.…

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a new flavor of lifesaver

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Hooray! The January 2014 Whitney English Day Designers have arrived in the shop. We are pleased as punch to be one of the few retailers that get to carry these gems because we love the thought and care Whitney put into designing this lifesaving planner. Don’t let the attractive glossy, striped cover fool you. While…

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snail mail saturday no. 8

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Holy Shitakes! It’s a nice buns kind of day. And, it’s snail mail Saturday so leave us a comment and tell us which card is your favorite. Each week you vote, your name is entered in our monthly drawing for a goodie bag of awesome cards. We randomly pick a winner on the last day…

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vital stats

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Fun Fact Friday is all about our shop dog Gibson. He’s been missing the past few months enjoying lazy days outside, but with the colder weather now here, Gibson is back to work for the holiday season. So make your list and come see Gibb, and us, for some nifty gifties.   Name: Gibson Age:…

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living well

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What’s new around here is me trying to take better care of myself. Sleep more, stress less and stretch often (mind and body). I love charting my daily progress in this little yellow book that we just got in at the shop. While I’ve always wanted to be a journal keeper, I seem to go…

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snail mail saturday no. 7

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Knock, knock. Who’s there? Witch. Witch who? Witch card do you like? Comment on your favorite card and be entered in our monthly drawing for a goodie bag of greeting cards. No tricks with this contest…just treats. Pick me by Greenwich Letterpress  Creeper by Haute Papier  

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i smell something new

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What’s new this Wednesday is one of our all-time favorites… Being the warm weather girl that I am, it is extremely painful for me to say goodbye to summer. The one good thing though about the season change is the delivery of our pumpkin candles from Linnea’s Lights. Pumpkin is this shop girl’s very favorite…

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snail mail saturday no. 6

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Given that I’m in Connecticut today watching my daughter, Eloise, perform in the “Most Happy Fella” at Goodspeed Opera House, I had to post some happy day cards for snail mail Saturday. While both of these cards are absolute winners, let us know your favorite so you can be entered in our monthly drawing for…

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