When I was newly engaged, I discovered a whole new realm of shopping. It was similar to the scene Sophia Kinsella describes in Shopoholic when Becky Bloomwood's whole world is altered when she discovers high end luggage shopping for the first time. I couldn't get enough note cards and note pads and thank you notes and colored pens. The really good colored pens with the tiny little tips.
Having Jane has renewed my love for stationery. So much so, that I want to get her her own set of notecards with matching gift enclosures. I can't quite find what I'm looking for, but I feel like I'll know it when I see it. I want something feminine and elegant, but whimsical and youthful. I guess that's sort of two ends of the stationery spectrum, isn't it.
I think I'm going to enlist the help of my incredibly talented friend, Lauren Alsop, of Lauren Alsop Custom Paper Goods. I will gladly share the design with you once it is all set, but for now, here is what I have seen that I like...
Do you have a favorite?