Archive for February 2011

Inspired by Photo Note Cards

I’m inspired by these photo cards to make my own note cards using photos I’ve taken. I received this one recently from a pen pal in NY and am just charmed by its exotic simplicity. The photo card above is a miniature photo card (2.5 x 3.5) that I purchased at a craft fair recently…

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Write a Love Letter and Win Stationery

Kristina McMorris is hosting a contest to promote her new book, ‘Letters From Home’. The prize? This nostalgic memory box of gorgeous stationery from Oblation Papers and more (value $150). Just write a love letter or submit a previously written one to her by March 31, 2011. The letter can be real or imaginary. Guidelines…

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Edward Gorey Postcard #3

Keeping with the Edward Gorey Postcard theme, here is the third card going out in this 26 card series. “I won’t get up today’; he said. ‘I’ll spend it lying here in bed’. ~ from The Stupid Joke by Edward Gorey I’m planning to use black and white stamps to match the artistry on the…

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Niche Magazine Conference

The Niche Magazine Conference is over and I found it very beneficial. Because the conference catered specifically to niche magazines, the workshops and keynote speakers were targeted to the needs of niche publishers. Some of the workshops included: 7 Tools to Engage Your Audience E-Newsletters Ad Sales Mobile Strategies  In addition to these informative sessions,…

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Introducing the Letters & Journals Badge

Letters & Journals is proud to introduce its very first badge! I’ve been seeing these more frequently on other sites and decided it would be good for us to get out there too.  If anyone wants to include this on their blog or website in place of the link that might be there now, please…

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February Stationery Giveaway

The February Stationery Giveaway has some awesome products in our biggest giveaway yet! If you’re getting this newsletter, then you’re in the drawing. Above is pictured everything in this month’s giveaway (if you can see it all) except for the Japanese Writing Papers which arrived after I had taken all of the photos and had…

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January Stationery Winner

The lucky winner for the January Stationery Giveaway is Linda D from California! Congratulations, Linda. I have sent you an email requesting your mailing address and will get the package off to you as soon as I know where to send it. Thanks to our lovely sponsors for January:   Journal  (Crane) Cards/Bookmarks (In My…

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