#paperlove - empathy cards by emily mcdowell

#paperlove – empathy cards by emily mcdowell

Hey there! First things first: you may have noticed that our weekly #paperpicks column is getting a name change, now dubbed #paperlove. We believe deeply in the power of paper to spread love, and we wanted to reflect that mentality … Continue reading

Be Mine. It's time to unveil this month's OliveBox card box!

Be Mine. It’s time to unveil this month’s OliveBox card box!

Hey there! There’s a lot to love about Valentine’s Day festivities, from the red rose bouquets to the boxes of chocolates. But there’s no sweeter testament to true romance than a carefully chosen card with a heartfelt note. A good … Continue reading

#paperpicks - national hug day

#paperpicks – national hug day

At OliveBox, we’ll take any excuse to celebrate the little things, and there’s no holiday too small to commemorate with pretty paper products. Today is National Hug Day, so we chose four warm and fuzzy cards for this week’s edition … Continue reading

Celebrating YOU! It's time to unveil our January OliveBox! :)

Celebrating YOU! It’s time to unveil our January OliveBox! :)

Hi there! It’s a brand new year: prime time for a brand new you. The holidays are all about giving gifts to others, so January provides the perfect opportunity to shift the focus back towards celebrating your own amazing self. … Continue reading

#paperpicks - dream big

#paperpicks – dream big

At Pink Olive and OliveBox, we’ll take any opportunity to celebrate the little things, and there’s no holiday too small to recognize. Today, for example, is “Make Your Dreams Come True Day.” It’s a perfect excuse to toast to bold … Continue reading

#paperpicks - mini messages

#paperpicks – mini messages

Happy Friday! Normally, we stick with letterpress cards and other snail mail-style stationery when we want to write a note to someone special. But sometimes, a small, sweet sentiment demands a small, sweet sending method, and this “message in a … Continue reading

#paperpicks - connecting by snail mail

#paperpicks – connecting by snail mail

Happy New Year’s Eve, paper lovers! The start of a new year is all about connections. Some of us might be reconnecting with friends whom we haven’t seen since before the holiday madness, while others might be forming fresh partnerships … Continue reading

It's time for a fun giveaway!

It’s time for a fun giveaway!

We’re so excited to announce our latest special giveaway! This month’s surprise paper package comes to you from our friends at Printerette Press. This Minneapolis-based letterpress studio is one of the designers featured in our upcoming January OliveBox, and we … Continue reading

the gift that keeps on giving

the gift that keeps on giving

Christmas is a mere two merry days away, which means you’re hopefully wrapping up your hunt for perfect presents (and wrapping those perfect presents in shiny bows). But the giving doesn’t have to stop when the tinsel-topped festivities end. There’s … Continue reading

Last-minute holiday gift ideas + Giveaway!

Last-minute holiday gift ideas + Giveaway!

Happy Monday! Hanukkah is almost done and Christmas is just less than two weeks away, but we know that some of you are still searching for last-minute presents, whether for friends, family, or colleagues. Gift-giving just so happens to be … Continue reading

Make a wish! It's time to unveil our December Olivebox! ⭐💌

Make a wish! It’s time to unveil our December Olivebox! ⭐💌

Happy Friday! Publish a bestselling mystery novel. Win an Olympic gold medal. Whatever your wildest desires, this month’s OliveBox is destined to make your wishes come true. Here’s a sneak peek of the lucky charms you’ll find inside: Write your … Continue reading

A chance to win more treats each month!

A chance to win more treats each month!

Happy Monday! If you’re a fan of OliveBox, we have a special treat for you. Help us spread the love for OliveBox love by joining in on our new monthly giveaway contest! Just use the #OliveBox hashtag on Instagram to … Continue reading

#paperpicks - holiday cards

#paperpicks – holiday cards

1 – 2 – 3 – 4 Forget the three French hens, two turtle doves, and partridge in a pear tree — we’re gearing up for the pawlidays with the furrier creatures of the animal kingdom. From a sweater-clad bunny … Continue reading

Happy Black Friday Sale!

Happy Black Friday Sale!

Our biggest sale of the year is here, and now you can enjoy FREE SHIPPING & 10% OFF ALL SINGLE BOX* AND SUBSCRIPTION PURCHASES from now through Sunday! Use coupon code: blackfriday2015 at myolivebox.com and begin saving & delighting your … Continue reading

It's time for a fun giveaway!

It’s time for a fun giveaway!

For last week’s edition of #paperpicks, we highlighted a few of our favorite cards for giving thanks, especially during the holiday season. But we’ve also planned an extra special incentive for jumping on the gratitude train: let us know what … Continue reading

It's time to unveil our November OliveBox!

It’s time to unveil our November OliveBox!

Happy Friday! Fall might just be Mother Nature’s most magical season. As the leaves turn to gold and the air crisps to cold, the great outdoors seems to transform into an enchanted autumn wonderland, and the entire animal kingdom comes … Continue reading

#paperpicks - giving gratitude

#paperpicks – giving gratitude

clockwise from top left: hammerpress – quill and fox – idlewild – rifle paper company –  9th letter press – little low studio   While we think of it as a simple virtue, gratitude has a bevy of health benefits: it’s proven … Continue reading

It's time to unveil this month's card box! 💌💌💌 #grateful

It’s time to unveil this month’s card box! 💌💌💌 #grateful

Happy Wednesday! ’Tis the season of warmth and gratitude, when we gather around fires and festive feasts to express our thanks for those we love. This month’s card box is all about the fuzzy feelings associated with holiday cheer, including … Continue reading

#paperpicks - friends forever

#paperpicks – friends forever

We like to keep our friends as close as possible. But sometimes, circumstance can separate us by more miles than we’d like. That’s when snail mail comes in handy: even when we can’t gab with our BFF’s in person, at … Continue reading

Happy Hump Day! One for you, One for a friend. 👭 💌

Happy Hump Day! One for you, One for a friend. 👭 💌

Hey there! It’s the last week to sign up for our November OliveBox, so we’re treating you to an extra special incentive: if you sign up for a subscription this week at MyOliveBox.com, we’ll also send a surprise box to … Continue reading

It's time for a fun giveaway!

It’s time for a fun giveaway!

The holiday season is quickly approaching — our favorite time of year to spread the love. At OliveBox and Pink Olive, we believe that small gifts have big power to show how much you care, and we designed our bestselling … Continue reading

#paperpicks - girlbosses of the paper industry

#paperpicks – girlbosses of the paper industry

Today is National Boss’ Day, so we’re celebrating our weekly #paperpicks by honoring four of our favorite girlbosses in the stationery industry. With a bold blend of business sense, drive, and creativity, these inspiring women have transformed their unique artistic … Continue reading

It's time to unveil our October OliveBox!

It’s time to unveil our October OliveBox!

  Happy Wednesday! Here at OliveBox, we’re more about treats than tricks. October is the perfect month to celebrate cozy comforts and sweet little luxuries. This month’s OliveBox is piled high as leaf piles with homey autumnal delights. Here’s a … Continue reading

#paperpicks - book of the month

#paperpicks – book of the month

Image via Eat Boutique Autumn brings out the bookworm in all of us. Cocoons of comfy blankets, flickering candles, and mugs full of steaming beverages (tea, anyone?) create the perfect peaceful atmosphere for reading and reflection. That’s why we’re spicing … Continue reading

#paperpicks - world smile day

#paperpicks – world smile day

Today is World Smile Day, celebrated every year on the first Friday of October. Unlike other lighthearted holidays that seem to keep popping up haphazardly for the sole sake of social media shenanigans — we’re looking at you, International Coffee … Continue reading

Our Fall Cleaning Sale Starts Now ⏰

Our Fall Cleaning Sale Starts Now ⏰

Happy first day of Fall! A new season is always a golden opportunity for a fresh start. Today is the first day of fall, and we’re celebrating with a special sale to make space in our inventory for bold beginnings: … Continue reading

It's time to unveil this month's card box!

It’s time to unveil this month’s card box!

Hey there, In scientific studies, frequent expressions of gratitude have repeatedly proven to improve mental and physical well-being, with health benefits including strengthened immune systems, heightened optimism, and more. This month’s card box is all about offering “thanks” through the power … Continue reading

#paperpicks - great escapes

#paperpicks – great escapes

Now that summer has come and gone, we’ve bid adieu to the prime season for beach getaways and tropical vacations. But it’s never too soon to start planning the next great escape! For this week’s edition of #paperpicks, we’re eyeing … Continue reading

Get Printspired! It's time to unveil our Sept OliveBox! And, the winner is... 😍

Get Printspired! It’s time to unveil our Sept OliveBox! And, the winner is… 😍

  Hey there, It’s not easy chasing dreams, challenging norms, and breaking barriers. When the going gets tough in the pursuit of big, bold goals, sometimes an extra kick of inspiration can be just what we need to stay on … Continue reading

#paperpicks - pumpkin season

#paperpicks – pumpkin season

As we say our last goodbyes to summer, we’re forced to bid adieu to a few of our favorite things. Gone for now are the days of white denim, watermelon, and weekends at the beach. But the seasonal transition brings … Continue reading

#paperpicks - old school

#paperpicks – old school

It’s officially September, which means class is back in session and autumn is just around the corner. This time of year always inspires nostalgia for simple pleasures with an old-fashioned spin, from freshly sharpened pencils to the sweet smell of … Continue reading

#paperpicks - spread the love

#paperpicks – spread the love

There’s no such thing as too much love. Sometimes, the simplest reminder that someone finds you lovable can be just the thing to brighten your day. That’s why we’ve chosen this letterpress card by Thimblepress for this week’s #paperpicks, surrounded … Continue reading

We don't want to give it away... 💌

We don’t want to give it away… 💌

Happy Wednesday! We don’t want to give it all away just yet, but here’s a hint about next month’s OliveBox: it includes piles of printspiration. Speaking of giving things away, we have a seriously special treat for OliveBox members: anyone … Continue reading

#paperpicks - best things ever

#paperpicks – best things ever

At Pink Olive and OliveBox, we’re firm believers in the little things that bring great joy. The sweetest simple pleasures can vary for different people, from baking cupcakes to collecting shells on the beach to singing favorite songs in the … Continue reading

Back to (old) school. It's time to unveil our August OliveBox! 📚

Back to (old) school. It’s time to unveil our August OliveBox! 📚

  Happy Friday! Though there are still several weeks of summer left to spare, August always prompts nostalgia for back-to-school butterflies. We start craving the satisfying crack of a new notebook’s spine and the scent of ink on paper, and … Continue reading

#paperpicks - spunky spirals

#paperpicks – spunky spirals

painted sketchbook – composition notebook – birds of a feather notebook Two weeks ago, we wrote about the exciting growth of the stationary industry in this increasingly technological age. Paper provides the special, tactile touch that we all seem to … Continue reading