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I Love Stationery

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 179 People

    ... But I Rarely Use It to Communicate

    What can I say... everyone I know just texts and emails.  Regardless, I LOVE stationery and buy it all the time.  Frivilous perhaps, but I always have the intention of using it.  It's all so lovely.  Some pretty and intricate; some quirky and bold; some...
    luckyu133 luckyu133 26-30, F Jun 24, 2009

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    joseph451 joseph451 16-17, M Dec 25, 2014

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    A Nice Way to Say Hi

    My fiance had just got me some new stationary. I can't stand to write on plain old white paper. I think when the paper is decorated it's kinda more exciting to read, well in the beginning that is. I think its healthy to write letters too, instead of just talking on the phone...
    joslyn joslyn 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 24, 2007

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    I'm Absolutely In Love With Pencils!

    In this time and age where writing predominantly means "typing", I guess I must sound a little quirky when I express my love for pencils! I guess it started when I was in elementary school when my mom would get me those colorful eraser tipped pencils and it was a joy to feel the...
    ashamoothedath ashamoothedath 22-25 1 Response Jan 9, 2011

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    My Note Cards

    I have been making my cards for over 25 years. It is a passion that I love to share with everyone. I love to paint,draw rubber stamp and do crafts. I am inspired by everything around me. My talent is a gift from God that I use to bless those around me . I also make my own...
    mynotecards mynotecards 56-60 3 Responses Jun 20, 2009

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    Stationery And The Handwritten Note Are Alive & Well

    I love stationery.I believe the handwritten note - especially when written on beautifully designed personalized stationery - is alive & well, but is an art form that needs to be taught to the younger generation.  In today's fast-paced world, few things differentiate one from...
    Paperly Paperly 36-40 Jan 26, 2010

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    Tabula Rasa

    There's this store in Salt Lake City...I haven't been there for years.  But oh...the papers...If anyone's near a Tabula Rasa, spend an extra minute for me, will you? This summer I spent some time kicking around downtown Portland.  In and out of clothing stores, snobby...
    mags mags 41-45, F Jan 4, 2008

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    Favourite Part of My Job.

    I'm a receptionist, and part of my job is to order the stationery every month. It is the best day of the month. I have a catalog that sits on my desk, and I'll flick throgh it, going 'Ooooh, those are nice... Oooh, we need one of those!...' It's a wonderful way to spend an...
    spektor spektor 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 12, 2008

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    I Love Stationery Too!

    I love stationery since I were a young girl! I went to stationery shop every day after school! My favorite item is Pencil Case! : )As I love stationery so much, I just joined my friend to open an online store: www.wowzgift.com
    circus1001 circus1001 18-21 Nov 22, 2011

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    I Still Love Stationery

    I love stationery, but I haven't used it in years. I think the first time I ever saw stationery was when I was in Girl Scouts & my pen pal from China wrote to me on a piece of globe designed stationery. Me & my two best friends who both lived away from me used to write one...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 27, 2010

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    Almost Obsessed With It

    if i were to be a millionaire suddenly, i will have no regrets spending all of the money buying stationery....that's how much in love i am with stationery...
    madamoiselle madamoiselle 16-18, F 1 Response Jul 15, 2008

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    Hands Up, I Actually Get Excited Over Pencils....

    Particularly at this time of year as students return to classes, the new stationery in the shops gets me in one of those useless shopping moods.  I love new notebooks.  The potential the blank pages have and the thought that perhaps a new pen will help my words flow to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 3, 2008

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    I do, have to admit I love stationery

    and like to buy brand name stationery. I enjoy, drawing, painting and writing. I prefer to use DERWENT Academy for my pencils for sketching. DERWENT Academy and FABER CASTELL for my Oil Pastels. I like DALER and ROWNEY, REEVES, WINDSOR and NEWTON for my acrylic paints for my...
    UnhappySmiles UnhappySmiles 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 21, 2013

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    My Parker Ball Pen

    my mother and her younger sister were born a few years apart. They married and fell pregnant at about the same time, in the same city. They both had boys. We (myself and my cousin) grew up with the division of work between our mothers. Whenever we needed calm advice, action and...
    AgeingThinker AgeingThinker 61-65, M 3 Responses Sep 26, 2009

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    It Must Be In My Blood

    I worked in a stationery company for 18 years in the UK.  Then, when we moved to Canada I thought I had seen the last of it.  Well, after 2 years the pull was too much and I'm back working for Labrador Office Essentials and I love the job, the people and the stationery!!!!!As...
    MotormanTM MotormanTM 36-40 Mar 12, 2012

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    I Love Personalized Stationery

    I just love personalized stationery.  I love giving stationery as a gift and receiving stationery!  I recently got married and had to write what seemed like a million thank you notes.  I thought the task was going to be tedious and boring but I was wrong!  I...
    meldawn meldawn 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 19, 2010

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    Can Walk Around a Stationery Store For Hours

    I love looking at notebooks, pens, papers, anything... debating what to get and sometimes ending up getting nothing.  But still, just the experience of browsing is worth it.  =D  It's a most heavenly feeling to walk down aisles of the stuff.  I've found that...
    EPGrace EPGrace 18-21, F 7 Responses May 5, 2008

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    New Kid In Town

    I have been taking photographs since I was about 6 years old, and , until recently, I thought my pictures were only good in a frame. Now, with advances in technology and my love of all things sentimental, I can put my photos on greeting cards. So I opened a web store, but...
    frankasdesign frankasdesign 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 20, 2013

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    New Job

    I'm going to be a receptionist for a law firm starting in a couple weeks and I'm so looking forward to having unlimited access to all those office supplies!
    EmptyInside EmptyInside 19-21, F 1 Response Dec 6, 2007

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    I Love Stationery <3

    School life can be very boring and stressful. Going to school is so dreadful when you think of all the lectures, classes, projects and assignments. However, it won't be be case when you have beautifully designed stationery(pens, notebooks and pouches etc.) to accompany you. visit...
    sheena1112 sheena1112 18-21 Jun 26, 2010

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    Toys

    When I was a little girl, the little town we lived in had one little shop that sold both toys and office supplies.  One side of the shop held the toys, the other held the office supplies.  Once in a while, my mum would give me a little pocket money (not much, just a...
    Opalgem Opalgem 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 29, 2010

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    I Love to Make My Own Stationary

    please check out my website...on there you will see all the stationary that i LOVE TO make     http://www.freewebs.com/mynotecards/apps/photos/   let me know what you think...i'd love to get your opinions
    mynotecards mynotecards 56-60 1 Response Jun 24, 2009

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    Stationery

    So i always loved to write letters but i hated writing on plain paper..so after a while of boring old paper i decided hey.. ill make my own!!! so now i satisfy lots of customers with designing their own personal  and completly CUSTOM stationery!! So if you want your own...
    SweetNothingsStationery SweetNothingsStationery 22-25 1 Response May 5, 2009

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    Theres Something About...

    Notepads! I love them, anything thats slightly different. I got lost in paperchase for three hourse earlier on, I had the best time of my life!!!!
    SpiralBound SpiralBound 16-17 Apr 1, 2009

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