Valentine’s Day Cards, Pt. 2

I’m such a sucker for a punny card, and the Valentine’s Day cards in this roundup feature visual puns and illustrations that make them that much more endearing. Here, check ‘em out:

"Punny" Valentine's Day Cards as seen on papercrave.com

Above, clockwise from top : Luv You | Paper Elephant Press; Banana Split | Paperfelt; I’m Nuts About You | Hennel Paper; Arrow Love | Blackbird Letterpress; You Move Me | Hello! Lucky; Sugar Valentine | Inklosures; Sailor Love | Isabell’s Umbrella

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Quick Picks : 1.16.14

DIY Geometric Table Runner | Sarah Park (photo credit : Lauren Fair Photography)

DIY Geometric Table Runner | Sarah Park – via
(photo credit : Lauren Fair Photography)

This Week’s Picks

♥ Jordan Turner is carrying forth her grandfather’s artistic legacy via greeting cards featuring his beautiful calligraphy work in The John Turner Gallery.

♥ Incredible, laser etched barn save the dates by Shauna Luedtke.

♥ I think that I’ll be making some of these cut+fold paper stars from Mini Eco. So cute!

♥ Soft and sweet scalloped letterpress baby announcements for little Juna.

♥ Black on black letterpress = so sleek.

♥ Make Valentine’s Day treat bags from sheets of notebook paper. How simple is that? </InaGarten> – via

image from Ruffled

Valentine’s Day Cards, Pt. 1

I have to admit that I’m not a big fan of Valentine’s Day. Why do we need a special day to tell the people we love that we love them? However, I AM a big fan of awesome Valentine’s Day cards which, really, can be used any day that you’re in the mood to tell your sweet that you like them in the kissy kissy way.

Speaking of awesome Valentine’s Day cards, here’s a big bunch of my favorites:

Valentine's Day Cards, Pt. 1 as seen on papercrave.com

Above, clockwise from top : Lovely Valentines | Studio Sarah; Be Mine | Sugar Paper; Valentine Fade | Smock; Love Rocks | Rafftruck Designs; Please Take a Number | a. favorite; I Like You in the Kissy Kissy Way | Hello Small World; And They Said It Wouldn’t Last | Emily McDowell

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Gold Foil Stamped Thank You Cards by Pei Design

Gold Foil Stamped Thank You Cards | Pei Design

Pei Design has introduced so many crave-worthy paper goods over the past year, and I am most definitely craving their Golden Rule Collection of five gorgeous, gold foil stamped thank you cards. The mix of classic pattern and shimmery gold foil, with “thank you” in sweet and simple type against a bold, black backdrop, creates such an elegant, modern look.

Stripe Gold Foil Stamped Thank You Card | Pei Design

Tartan Gold Foil Stamped Thank You Card | Pei Design

Dots Gold Foil Stamped Thank You Card | Pei Design

Chevron Gold Foil Stamped Thank You Card | Pei Design

Houndstooth Gold Foil Stamped Thank You Card | Pei Design

images fro Pei Design