It’s time to unveil our July Lifestyle Box!

It’s time to unveil our July Lifestyle Box!

Happy Monday! We’ve made it to warm nights and sunny beach days! (Or at least lots of air-conditioned days.) Go enjoy the best of small summer delights this month. Bare feet on the concrete sidewalk or soft grass. Lightning bugs at … Continue reading

It’s time to unveil our June Lifestyle Box!

It’s time to unveil our June Lifestyle Box!

Hey there! Love yourself, love your plants. If we have control over anything: it’s our own personal space. Surround yourself with some healthy, oxygen-sharing friends this month. Or at least some facsimiles. Got a friend graduating? Starting a new job? … Continue reading

It's time to unveil our Gingiber card box!

It’s time to unveil our Gingiber card box!

    It’s difficult to imagine that animals could be made any cuter — but Stacie Bloomfield of Gingiber sure proves us wrong. Delivered straight to your mailbox from the historic downtown of Springfield, Arkansas, these beautiful hand-illustrated cards started … Continue reading

It's time to unveil our May Lifestyle Box

It’s time to unveil our May Lifestyle Box

Hey there, Honestly, which part of adulthood is harder than projecting the appearance of a normal human being while internally combusting? While 99% of your friends and acquaintances fake it till they make it, it always somehow seems that everyone … Continue reading

HAPPY NATIONAL LETTER WRITING MONTH + MIDWEST DESIGNER SPOTLIGHT

HAPPY NATIONAL LETTER WRITING MONTH + MIDWEST DESIGNER SPOTLIGHT

  OliveBox Designer Spotlight Series // 2 Welcome to the second edition of our designer spotlight series, in honor of National Letter Writing Month! Travel with us across the country as we highlight some of our most loved letterpresses.   … Continue reading

It’s time to unveil our April lifestyle box!

It’s time to unveil our April lifestyle box!

Happy Friday! This April, we’re bringing you a spring bursting to life in your mailbox, no matter your local weather forecast claims.  Whether you hail from the pacific northwest (rain), the tropical southeast (it’s already summer), or the northeast (who … Continue reading

We're cleaning house! Spring Cleaning Sale Starts Now!

We’re cleaning house! Spring Cleaning Sale Starts Now!

Happy Monday! We know that you’re slammed with work + life. You barely have any time to wipe your nose than to find the perfect present. From birthdays, mother’s day, baby showers, wedding showers, and congratulations gifts – the list … Continue reading

HAPPY NATIONAL LETTER WRITING MONTH + WEST COAST DESIGNER SPOTLIGHT

HAPPY NATIONAL LETTER WRITING MONTH + WEST COAST DESIGNER SPOTLIGHT

  OliveBox Spotlight Series // 1 In honor of National Letter Writing Month, we’re launching the first edition of our vendor spotlight series! Travel with us across the country as we highlight some of our most loved letterpresses.   West … Continue reading

It's time to unveil our Birthday-themed card Box!

It’s time to unveil our Birthday-themed card Box!

Happy Monday! This card box is for all those springtime birthdays that you forget about every year and then whip through your calendar with the force of March winds. Enjoy this stock of new finds! And most importantly: impress your … Continue reading

It's time to unveil our March lifestyle box + Join us today!

It’s time to unveil our March lifestyle box + Join us today!

Happy Tuesday! If it takes strength to be gentle and kind, then let OliveBox be your trainer this month. Look inside this special box for plenty of emotional gymspiration for yourself and others! Just as it takes time to build … Continue reading

It's time to unveil our February lifestyle box!

It’s time to unveil our February lifestyle box!

Happy Tuesday! Voyagers! Strike the wanderlust in your heart with this special box. Whether you jet across the globe or resolve to explore your own neighborhood, let fearlessness speak up this month! Pop into that new place you always pass … Continue reading

It’s time to unveil our Winter-themed card box!

It’s time to unveil our Winter-themed card box!

Happy Thursday! Maybe the best advice for winter months can be described by this new card from katygirldesigns: drink some strong coffee, put on mascara, and deal with it. It’s easy to want to curl up under the covers until … Continue reading

Bring it on! It's time to unveil our January lifestyle box + Giveaway!

Bring it on! It’s time to unveil our January lifestyle box + Giveaway!

Happy Wednesday! It’s always a good time to remind people that they’re loved, but especially so at the start of a new year! Let one of your add-on resolutions this year to show friends and family love and support in … Continue reading

For the gal who has everything + ONE day bonus!

For the gal who has everything + ONE day bonus!

Happy Friday! If you’re down to the dregs of your holiday shopping list – for those who have everything – and you’re beginning to panic: fear not. We have the perfect solution! Send the gift of whimsy and surprise to … Continue reading

It's time to unveil our December lifestyle box!

It’s time to unveil our December lifestyle box!

  Sometimes in the overwhelming tide of the holidays, it’s easy to become submerged. This December, look to our sea-green assortment for hope and harmony. Let each item reflect on the good we’ve accomplished and the kindness needed for future … Continue reading

Happy Cyber Monday! Deal starts now!

Happy Cyber Monday! Deal starts now!

It's time to unveil our November lifestyle box!

It’s time to unveil our November lifestyle box!

Happy Monday! With shorter days and wintry nights, November is the best time to remind us to take a breath. We know it’s the push toward the holidays and New Year’s Resolutions are just around the corner. But don’t forget, above … Continue reading

It’s time to unveil our November card box + Giveaway!

It’s time to unveil our November card box + Giveaway!

Happy Monday! It’s no secret that here at OliveBox, we love a good dose of daily whimsy. And nothing says whimsy and delight more than the Mr. Boddington’s Studio — the fictional master who “apprenticed in Tsar Nicholas’ correspondence court” … Continue reading

Believe in Magic! It’s time to unveil our October Lifestyle box!

Believe in Magic! It’s time to unveil our October Lifestyle box!

Happy Wednesday! This month, we celebrated the mini moments that color our lives. The moments that make us pause and remember that magic is all around us. Here’s what you could find tucked inside. Find joy in the simple surprises … Continue reading

Fall Cleaning Sale Starts NOW!

Fall Cleaning Sale Starts NOW!

Happy Friday! As F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote in the Great Gatsby, “Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.” And, isn’t that the truth! As the weather turns cold, we are busy making room for a … Continue reading

It's time to unveil our September card box + FREE box! :)

It’s time to unveil our September card box + FREE box! :)

  Happy Monday! Here at OliveBox, we believe in the daily practice of gratitude. Giving thanks for the simple joys in life, like a sweet gesture from a friend or a kind smile from a stranger, enhances the quality of … Continue reading

Let's party! It’s time to unveil our September Lifestyle box!

Let’s party! It’s time to unveil our September Lifestyle box!

Happy Wednesday! Yes, we love birthday parties, baby showers and anniversary dinners, but what about celebrating “the little things?” Here at OliveBox, we relish in our big milestones as much as we cherish our small victories. That’s why this month … Continue reading

Calling all artists! It's time to unveil our August lifestyle box!

Calling all artists! It’s time to unveil our August lifestyle box!

As creatives, our love for art extends beyond an appreciation for well-executed and aesthetically pleasing design. Praiseworthy art helps us develop, evaluate and improve our own work. Through our own artistic process and creative expressions we can not only grow … Continue reading

featured designer: amy heitman

featured designer: amy heitman

Hi there! Today we want you to meet brilliant artist and illustrator, Amy Heitman. Over the last six years, Amy has launched a super successful design studio located just southwest of Chicago — all while raising three kids (supermom!). Inspired … Continue reading

Are you creative and curious + FREE Uppercase magazine!

Are you creative and curious + FREE Uppercase magazine!

Happy Friday!  As creative folks, we all need a little something to spark the imagination from time to time. Enter UPPERCASE, a quarterly magazine publication for the “creative and curious.”It’s artfully curated content features inspired graphic design, illustration and crafting … Continue reading

It's time to unveil our June card box + FREE box!

It’s time to unveil our June card box + FREE box!

      Happy Wednesday! Sometimes no reason at all is reason enough to send a sweet message to your loved ones. This month’s OliveBox card box includes six special pieces of snail mail to send … just because. Here’s … Continue reading

Summer Lovin' + It's time to unveil our July lifestyle box!

Summer Lovin’ + It’s time to unveil our July lifestyle box!

Happy Wednesday! Summer is the season of simple and timeless joys — ice cream cones, day trips to the beach, barbecues and boundless sunshine. It’s these sights, smells and sounds of the season that ignite feelings of nostalgia and inspire us to … Continue reading

featured designer: idlewild co.

featured designer: idlewild co.

Hi there! Today we want you to meet the majorly talented founder and creative director of Idlewild Co., Katie Gastley. In a mere five years, Katie has turned a few hand-painted designs at a pop-up in Brooklyn, New York into … Continue reading

#paperlove — pencil us in

#paperlove — pencil us in

Here at OliveBox, our mission is pretty simple — find ways to celebrate the timelessness of paper goods every day. To us, this means sending snail mail in place of e-mail, writing notes in lieu of typing them, turning pages … Continue reading

It's time to unveil our June lifestyle box + Last day!

It’s time to unveil our June lifestyle box + Last day!

Happy Tuesday! Many of us long to get out of our homes and spend time in nature. Mere minutes passed in the presence of flowers, plants and other natural greenery have the ability to bring us back to our roots, … Continue reading

Our Spring Cleaning Sale Starts NOW

Our Spring Cleaning Sale Starts NOW

Happy Monday! With only a week left until Summer officially arrives, we are hurrying to finish our spring cleaning! To make room for a fresh season full of sweet surprises and brand new OliveBoxes, we’re offering a special discount on … Continue reading

featured designer: fox & fallow

featured designer: fox & fallow

Hi there! Today we are spreading the #paperlove by featuring our June designer of the month, Fox & Fallow —  a quirky and cute stationary line straight from the Australian outback. Janet and Darrell Pogorelc, the genius design duo behind … Continue reading

featured designer: fawnsberg

featured designer: fawnsberg

Happy Monday! Today we are spreading the #paperlove by featuring our May designer of the month, Fawnsberg — a gorgeous, bright, inspired-by-nature stationary line. Patricia and Rachel Mumau, the talented sister-duo behind these designs, not only share a love for … Continue reading

Here's to color & enchantment. It's time to unveil our May Olivebox! ??

Here’s to color & enchantment. It’s time to unveil our May Olivebox! ??

Happy Wednesday! A simple set of crayons or pencils can be like a magical portal, transporting both the young and the young at heart from the stresses of everyday reality to the wild realm of the imagination. This month’s OliveBox … Continue reading

Celebrating weddings and anniversaries - it's time to unveil our May card box!

Celebrating weddings and anniversaries – it’s time to unveil our May card box!

Happy Tuesday! There are three classic elements you can count on finding at almost any wedding: flowers, fashion, and a few full-brimmed glasses of champagne. This month’s OliveBox card box includes six special pieces of snail mail that pay homage … Continue reading

#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