1. Our Fave Festival Essentials

    With the 25th Anniversary of Lollapalooza coming up at the end of July, we’ve got music festivals on our minds. There is no better way to get excited for all the awesome festivals in the coming months than to get stocked up with everything we’ll need to have an amazing day (or weekend)!

    We’ve compiled a list of all the essential items that are in our festival bag as we gear up for Lolla, or any other festival we might have our eye on (too many to choose from)!

    everything you'll want in your bag to attend a music festival
    Backpack | Goodwipes For Gals | S’well Water Bottle | Oil Blotting Sheets | Enamel Pins | Metallic Tattoos | Hair Ties | Sunglasses | iPhone Mini Fan | Finger Hand | Minimergency Kit | Gum | Chapstick | Coin Purse | Bandaids | Scarf
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  2. Cover Your Case: 4 Ways to Dress Your Tech

    Picking out your phone case is a tricky decision – we can never commit to one! Our new Clear iPhone 6 Case, however, will give you a less permanent option! Equipped with a template and phone case, you have the freedom to express your personality exactly how you want to. Pick your personality below for some inspiration for decorating your own case! Read More

  3. From Calendar to Desk Accessories

    DIY Moments: Vol. 16 No. 4

    Our new Wrapping Paper Calendar makes a huge statement on the wall but it also has endless paper craft possibilities! Kickstart your crafternoon with a few ideas that will transform your calendar into 3 easy, yet stylish, desk accessories. Learn how below!

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  4. Beach Bachelorette Party with Guest Blogger Love Always, Audrey

    My darling friend from high school, Danielle, is getting hitched this December! We decided to throw her a Beach Bachelorette Party over the summer, when we could enjoy the sunshine (not that California is lacking it…), and all the fun accessories that come with the season.

    We got the party started at the house, where we decorated for drinks and snacks, and gave all the ladies their presents!

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  5. How It’s Made: Lagoon Paper

    This summer, we worked with our long time partner, French Paper Co., a sixth generation, family owned paper mill, to create a limited edition color. Infused with a breezy feeling of summer, our limited edition color, Lagoon, went through a rigorous process to achieve the perfect hue.

    We want to share a little insight into the complex world of color paper making that goes into the beautiful colorscope of products we provide for you at Paper Source. Take a peek inside French Paper Co.’s process below:

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  6. This Father’s Day: Celebrating Our Paper Source Dads!

    Father’s Day is only a few days away! Which means it is time to show all the fathers in our lives how much we care about them and appreciate all that they do. This Father’s Day, we are celebrating by spotlighting three dads from our Paper Source family. From Handy Man to Family Guy to Boss Man, these dads have many roles. Here, they will share a bit about their lives as dads, as well as some of their favorite Paper Source items and gifts (that your dad might love too)!

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  7. Whimsical Mermaid Framed Art

    With summer quickly approaching, we’re exploring every way to make our homes feel more aligned with the season and what better way to do that than with mermaids?! Mermaids add the perfect summer vibe and whimsical touch to any room, which is why we’ve transformed our Mermaid Kit into a fun framed piece of art. Use it to tie together a kid’s room or as a pop of color to a gallery wall. Learn how below!

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  8. An Illuminating DIY

    DIY Moments: Vol. 16 No. 3

    Our large selection of fine papers have an array of gorgeous textures and patterns that are perfect for more than paper crafts – upcycle an old lamp and take it from shabby to chic in just 3 easy steps!

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  9. Limited Edition: Lagoon Crafts

    New and for a limited time this summer, we’re introducing a breezy summer hue! Our Limited Edition color, Lagoon, is perfect for summertime crafts that scream “aloha.” Need a few ideas on how to utilize this gorgeous color? Below are 4 easy DIY’s to kickstart your craftiness! Read More

  10. Meet the Makers Series: Brian French of French Paper Co.

    Beautiful paper is at the core of everything we do here at Paper Source – it’s in our name – and we take every effort to find partners with the same passion for paper! One of our long time partners, French Paper Co., is a sixth generation family owned mill that has perfected our colorscope to bring us our vibrant cards and envelopes.

    We spoke with Brian French and learned more about French Paper’s rich history, where they draw inspiration from and why paper is still important. Read More