Blog

  • Online Card Shop - News!Online Card Shop – News! 17 February 2021
    If you’ve been reading my blog for a while you’ll know that I launched my own online card shop in April last year. Before that I’d been selling my cards on Etsy, but wanted my own space as well. The ...
  • Learning to Run a More Sustainable Card BusinessLearning to Run a More Sustainable Card Business 11 February 2021
    I’ve been thinking a lot about learning to run a more sustainable card business. There’s so much waste in the world and as far as is practical I’d prefer not to be adding to it with my greeting cards! I’m ...
  • A Valentine Card for Your Favourite PersonA Valentine Card for Your Favourite Person 4 February 2021
    You don’t want to give your favourite person just any old valentine card… You love them because they’re completely unique and so the card you give them should be just as special! A card that shows that you get them, ...
  • Valentine's Day Gift IdeasValentine's Day Gift Ideas 28 January 2021
    I’ve put together some Valentine’s Day gift ideas to make the 14th February extra special, because right now we all really need something to look forward to! Whether you’re looking for something fun to do with your bae, something to ...
  • Valentine's Day Cards TimelineValentine's Day Cards Timeline 21 January 2021
    Valentine’s Day and giving Valentine’s Day cards are normal for us now at this time of year, but this wasn’t always the case. The earliest celebrations date back to Roman times. The cleansing ritual of Februa and Lupercalia, the pagan ...
  • Sending Cards and LettersSending Cards and Letters 14 January 2021
    Sending cards and letters seems to be making a bit of a comeback. There’s something really thrilling about getting a card or personal letter through snail mail. Much as we all love email and social media, they’re just not as ...
  • 5 a Day Greeting Card Collection5 a Day Greeting Card Collection 7 January 2021
    I’m happy to announce that my new 5 a Day greeting card collection is now available. 2020 wasn’t the best year and 2021 isn’t off to a great start either, so I figured we all need a bit of cheering ...
  • My Greeting Card Business - looking back on 2020My Greeting Card Business – looking back on 2020 28 December 2020
    I hope you all enjoyed your Christmas despite the restrictions. This is my last post of 2020 so I thought chat to you about what this past year meant for my greeting card business and for me personally. This post ...
  • Homemade Gift Voucher IdeasHomemade Gift Voucher Ideas 21 December 2020
    Creating a homemade gift voucher or DIY coupon booklet can be a great gift solution. They’re original, can be low cost and you don’t need to wait for delivery. Need some inspiration? Read on, I’ve got  you covered… Reasons to give ...
  • Handcrafted Christmas Gift IdeasHandcrafted Christmas Gift Ideas 14 December 2020
    These handcrafted Christmas gift ideas will get you mega brownie points this year (and of course show your favourite people how terrific you think they are!) As well as supporting small businesses, buying handcrafted or artisan gifts shows you’ve put ...