1. Tips for setting a crafty kids’ Christmas table – Free download included!

    Who says grown ups get to have all the fun? This year, the kids’ table is the place to be!

    Aunts and uncles will be trading their seats for a spot at this fun-filled table this holiday. With a Letter to Santa download, festive photo props and unlimited possibilities of what to create, you’re sure to craft a Christmas to remember!

    The keys to a creative Christmas kids’ table are color, crafts and easy clean-up. Set the scene for a stress-free dinner party by offering projects at your Christmas table that will help kids stay seated and occupied before, during and after the meal.

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  2. Make like a tree and spruce up your holiday cards this season!

    Welcome in this holiday season (and welcome Spruce back into our colorscope!) with a deal on holiday cards that will let you cross everyone off your list! Buy two sets of holiday cards and get the third set 25% off!

    This year, why not inject a little (or a lot!) of magic into your messages with embellishments that send more than just Season’s Greetings – they really show how much you care.

    Read on for inspiration on how to make our holiday cards truly your own.

    Glitter embellishment

    Whether you consider yourself an accomplished artist or you just like to put your personal stamp on things, you can get as creative as you want with glitter! Our Paper Source exclusive designs are unique and beautiful, but don’t be afraid to embellish, adorn and bejewel to your heart’s content.

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  3. Holiday Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers

    Looking for some last-minute stocking stuffers? Head over to a Paper Source store to stock up on some of our favorite goodies!

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    1. Get a little candy crazy with this unique Hammond’s Pigs & Taters Chocolate Bar. Perfect for adults and kids alike, this milk chocolate bar features pieces of potato chips and bacon.

    2. Kids will love this Mini Neon Cubebot. The wooden limbs and elastic band muscles make this cube fun to manipulate.

    3. We’re not saying you should give anyone actual coal, but if you have a friend who’s been a little naughty, give them this funny hint. It’s actually Coal Bubble Gum, so they’ll get a nice treat out of it.

    4. These Junior Mints Peppermint Crunch are a fun take on a classic treat.

    5. These Neon Hair Ties are functional but super cute, too. Pretty enough to wear on your wrist when not in use, and they won’t tear your hair!

    6. Our newest Joy Love Cheer Tea comes in a travel tin that’s perfect for adult stockings. It feature Paper Source exclusive artwork and the black tea leaves create a robust base for this spicy infusion, while apples and a hint of licorice sweeten each sip.

  4. Holiday Gift Guide: For Her

    Wondering what to get your favorite gal? Whether it’s your bestie, your partner, sister or friend – we have some great gifts for all of the leading ladies in your life!

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  5. Creative Holiday Wrap Ideas

    So your shopping is done and the stockings are hung…now comes the fun part! Wrap your gifts in style this holiday season with these creative tips and creative gift toppers.

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    From left to right: Tags-Holiday Confetti Die-Cut Gift Tags, Hand Scripted Holiday To From Gift Tag Stickers, Hanukkah Chalkboard Circle Stickers, Gold Foil Peace Joy Love Hang Tags, Merry&Bright Gold Foil Gift Tags. Ribbons-Clover Herringbone Ribbon, Lake Satin Ribbon, Red Satin Ribbon, Blue & White Baker's Twine, Red & Green Curled Ribbon, Skinny Red Dot on White Ribbon, Gold Satin Ribbon, Red & White Baker's Twine, Red Satin Ribbon, Gold Satin Ribbon. Ornament- Love Birds Heart Ornament

    From left to right: TagsHoliday Confetti Die-Cut Gift Tags, Hand Scripted Holiday To From Gift Tag Stickers, Hanukkah Chalkboard Circle Stickers, Gold Foil Peace Joy Love Hang Tags, Merry & Bright Gold Foil Gift Tags. RibbonsClover Herringbone Ribbon, Lake Satin Ribbon, Red Satin Ribbon, Blue & White Baker’s Twine, Red & Green Curled Ribbon, Skinny Red Dot on White Ribbon, Gold Satin Ribbon, Red & White Baker’s Twine, Red Satin Ribbon, Gold Satin Ribbon. OrnamentLove Birds Heart Ornament

    A few gift wrapping details that we love right now:

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  6. Weekend Wants: The Land of Nod

    In this special edition of Weekend Wants, our Art Director, Karen Davis, tells us some of her favorite things from The Land of Nod


    One visit to The Land of Nod and I was in love! I was just out of college and the bright colors and nostalgic toys and art drew me in – and without any babies or kids in my life, I bought a vintage spirograph for my sister and a big box of craft supplies for myself! Fast forward a few years to 6 adorable nieces and nephews, and The Land of Nod has been my #1 holiday and birthday destination. And then, last year, my guy and I welcomed a little one of our own. It has been a year of pure, absolute joy. The Land of Nod has been such a fun part of our journey, from our nursery decor, to thoughtful and colorful toys, musical instruments, snuggly animal friends and books. Here are a few of my favorites!

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    My nursery at home is full of The Land of Nod goodies! Not only the Andersen Crib, but both lamps (Light Years Orange Floor Shade and Nickel Base and Gumball Lamp), nightstand, ottoman and bedding. (Some items may no longer be available)

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  7. Deck the Halls with Holiday Crafts!

    Make your home merry and bright this holiday season with one of our festive craft kits. These decorations are both fun and festive! Our garlands, wreaths, and advent calendars will add a splash of Christmas color to any room and are perfect for holiday entertaining.

    Beautiful Banners

    Hang our classic Merry Christmas Garland on your mantel or use it to trim your tree. All you need to do is string together these pre-embellished, glittery pennants with the darling red baking twine included in the kit. It pairs beautifully with our colorful Felt Triangle Garland to trim your tree or spruce up a table edge. Plus, this bright banner comes completely assembled and ready to hang!

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  8. Holiday Gift Guide: Guys

    Join us for the first installment of our holiday gift guide series! This week we’re looking at some of our favorite picks for those special men in your life.

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  9. Weekend Wants: From Our Gift Buyer

    Our gift buyer Katie M. has a pretty sweet gig–she’s in charge of deciding what gift items we carry (which is basically anything besides calendars, journals and stationery that could be gifted). From the wacky to the truly divine, Katie is responsible for curating a unique selection of great finds. Here are three of her favorite gifts for the Holiday season!

     

    For a festive drink. “This Moscow Mule Mug makes a fabulous gift for the holiday season, and you won’t find a better price! While I love the Moscow Mule just as much as Oprah, there are some fun twists on the cocktail that make it perfect for the winter. Try this recipe as a featured drink at your next party!”

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  10. Holiday Travel Made Easy

    Traveling during the holidays can be stressful- but we have some fun products to make your trip a breeze! Whether you’re planning a road trip or cross-country flight, these clever items will keep you organized for a joyful holiday journey.

     

    Savvy Traveler

    Pack smart with items that are both useful and compact. Our space-saving bags and handy kits are sure to make your holiday journey joyful.

    Keep your phone energized  with this Power Bank Charger. It comes with a mini USB cord and iPhone 4/4S, iPhone 5/6, and Samsung charge adapters for a quick charge on the go. When you’re done, tuck your cords into the included zipper pouch to keep your kit organized.

    Another great item for your carry-on? These OCD Hand Wipes help you stay tidy this holiday season. Throw these lightly-scented wipes in your bag for quick clean up wherever you go.

    Travel smart with these OCD Hand Wipes and a Power Bank Charger

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