For you last minute holiday gifts shoppers! Don’t panic! We’ve got you covered with plenty of gift items, festive gift wrap, bows, ribbon, cocktail napkins, delicious sweets and Christmas cards. Need a stocking stuffer or hostess gift? Stop in today for holiday ornaments, scented candles, stuffed animals, baby blankets, 2012 calendars, personal note cards, boxed stationery, holiday cupcake making kits, frames, Hanukkah […]
As I sit down to address my own large pile of holiday cards, it occurs to me, what should I say? Should I be funny, sentimental, or simply autograph the darn thing? Seriously, why are holiday card messages so difficult to write? There’s so much pressure to be witty, emotional and creative. Or, lengthy! Usually, […]
Awww, chalkboard art! From ghoulish signs announcing Halloween to vintage-inspired bar menus for stylish weddings; our custom-designed chalkboard signs are works of art every party host will love! Our talented artists collaborate with the client, caterer, wedding planner or event designer to determine the information to be shared on the chalkboard as well as the overall design […]
It’s time for the third annual Old City Window Design Contest! The Old City Windows Design Contest 2011 is a design-inspired window competition and event that celebrates innovative thinking and visual inspiration from students, artists, and professionals in various fields of design. Last year, we one the award for “Public Favorite” for our seasonal display of […]
How often do you get asked to create a one-of-a-kind gift for Oprah? As it turns out, one of Oprah’s friends from her early television days in Nashville had received an invitation to join Miss O on one of her last show tapings, but that friend didn’t plan to greet Oprah empty-handed. Oh no, she […]
…and all around us. It’s the time of year that we LOVE at The Papery: brides are making appointments everyday to start their spring, summer, and fall weddings with us. We were so excited when STARR Events asked us to design an ad for the upcoming LOVE IS IN THE AIR event at The Horticulture Center in […]
Eclatante Event Design Blog, June 2009. The invitations, seating cards, and table numbers from the Papery were perfectly coordinated with green bands and copper ribbon at Amy & Dustin’s wedding.
The 10! Show, December 2008 http://paperyofphilly.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/video/The10Show/The10ShowLow.flv The Papery was featured in an interview as Carolyn Brandhorst discussed some last-minute holiday gift ideas.
Eclatante Event Design Blog, May 2008 An RSVP card from The Papery & a quote from Carolyn Brandhorst was featured in “Drawing a blank…” “The notes couples receive on blank response cards create a great keepsake. I have brides who are reluctant at first, but love the outcome. It’s such a way to combine the […]
Philadelphia Style, January 2008 Seven years ago, Carolyn Brandhorst launched her career selling greeting cards and leather-bound journals out of a modest shop in Marlton, NJ. Today, Brandhorst is designing and shipping invitations for weddings all over the world– including ceremonies at the Vatican. Countless local brides have flocked to her store, The Papery of […]