#paperlove - snail mail + more for mom

#paperlove – snail mail + more for mom

1 – 2 – 3 – background Mark your calendars, paper lovers — Mother’s Day is now less than two weeks away. We’re gearing up to celebrate the women without whom, well, we simply wouldn’t exist. We recently hosted an … Continue reading

featured designer: wild ink press

featured designer: wild ink press

In case you missed the last memo, our #happytuesday tradition is now twice as sweet. At our Pink Olive shops, in addition to offering double punches on your Snail Mail Card with every greeting card purchase on the second Tuesday … Continue reading

To Moms and Mums. It's time to unveil our April OliveBox! :)

To Moms and Mums. It’s time to unveil our April OliveBox! :)

Happy Monday! There’s no sweeter season than the spring. As the trees and flowers blossom and the earth seems to burst back to life, we’re reminded of Mother Nature’s splendor and strength. And of course, we’re preparing to celebrate our … Continue reading

Do you want a FREE OliveBox?

Do you want a FREE OliveBox?

Happy Monday! One more reason to sign up for a 6- or 12-month OliveBox subscription (besides the paper goods and presents delivered regularly to your doorstep, of course) — for a limited time only, get a FREE surprise card box … Continue reading

#paperlove - pretty packaging

#paperlove – pretty packaging

In general, it’s what’s on the inside that counts. But when it comes to treats and presents, a bit of whimsical wrapping paper certainly doesn’t hurt — and that’s why, for this week’s dose of #paperlove, we’re crushing on pretty packaging. … Continue reading

It's time for a fun giveaway!

It’s time for a fun giveaway!

Happy Hump Day! We’re so excited to announce our newest giveaway! This month’s surprise gift package comes to you from our friends at Redcruiser. This Minneapolis-based home goods and letterpress studio is one of the designers featured in our March … Continue reading

You bring the cake, we'll bring the cards - it's time to reveal this month's card box!

You bring the cake, we’ll bring the cards – it’s time to reveal this month’s card box!

From the cakes to the confetti to the carefully chosen presents, birthdays are filled with fun festivities. But as paper lovers, the cards tend to be our favorite part about every birthday bash. Handpicked paper greetings can often be gifts … Continue reading

#paperlove - a little bit of luck

#paperlove – a little bit of luck

1 – 2 – 3 Happy St. Patrick’s Day, paper lovers! Whether or not you believe in the significance of shamrocks or the existence of leprechauns, there’s no denying that a “good luck” wish from a friend or loved one … Continue reading

Dig in! It's time to unveil our March OliveBox! :)

Dig in! It’s time to unveil our March OliveBox! :)

Happy Monday! I hope you’re hungry, paper lover, because this month’s OliveBox is a visual feast of delicious design. Whether you have a penchant for pizza or a fondness for fresh fruit, these gifts and stationery are sure to satisfy … Continue reading

featured designer: Katie Hart of Odd Daughter Paper Co.

featured designer: Katie Hart of Odd Daughter Paper Co.

Great news for our NYC-based paper lovers: we’ve introduced a new promotion at our local Pink Olive shops. On the second Tuesday of every month from 4-6pm, you’ll get double punches on your Snail Mail Card with every greeting card … Continue reading

#paperlove - eats meet art

#paperlove – eats meet art

We may have been raised to refrain from playing with our food, but here at OliveBox, we believe it’s okay to break the rules every once in a while for the sake of art. This week’s edition of #paperlove is … Continue reading

Sail away with us! ⛵  It's time to unveil our February OliveBox! :)

Sail away with us! ⛵ It’s time to unveil our February OliveBox! :)

Happy Friday! After several long months of dreary winter weather, we’re ready to set sail for a sunny getaway. Our February OliveBox is all about outdoor adventures, whether on land or out at sea, in pursuit of easy-breezy inspiration and … Continue reading

#paperlove - galentine's day

#paperlove – galentine’s day

At OliveBox, we’re big proponents of spreading the love — especially when Valentine’s Day rolls around. If you ask us, Cupid’s celebrations shouldn’t be reserved for romance alone. There are all sorts of loving relationships that warrant commemoration with cards … Continue reading

#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