Happy Valentine’s Day!

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I know some of my Valentine’s are still en route, being lovingly handled by the post offices in a few countries, but I wanted to share them before red and pink become as stale as Christmas cookies in February.

I had the little gold foil heart cards in my stash from last year. They are from the Paper Source (and are apparently out of stock). I also bought these postcards from Rifle Paper Company. I am pretty much in love with anything Rifle and once I saw the little flying cupid postman and the postage stamp edging, I knew I wanted these in my stationery stash.

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Last week I pulled out my washi tape stash and some twine and started making some simple washi tape buntings. I got kind of addicted to playing with different colors and patterns and ended up with more than a dozen of them so I tucked the tiny buntings into little glassine envelopes and sent them off with some of my cards.

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I miss the Valentine’s of my school days when my classmates used to add little stickers or candy hearts in the tiny, thin white paper envelopes of their store-bought Valentines, so this seemed like a good way to bring that back.

I hope you have a super Valentine’s Day! Whether you are spending it with your significant other, your family (both human & furry!), I hope your day is full of love and good mail!

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9 thoughts on “Happy Valentine’s Day!

  1. Naoto says:

    Happy Valentine’s Day!

  2. What cute ideas! I *love* the washi tape bunting! Hope you have a great Valentines Day.

  3. Mom says:

    Happy Valentine’s Day! You make everything so special.

  4. cath says:

    Happy Valentine’s Day, I think I’m going to make some washi tape bunting now 🙂

  5. Nicole says:

    Happy Valentine’s Day! Those Rifle Paper postcards are adorable!

  6. maryhassound says:

    Oh my god I love that mini bunting!! Great pictures. 🙂 Happy Valentine’s Day!

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