1. Behind the Design: Woodland Critters

    With the official start of fall only 2 days away (where did the time go?!), we’re turning the spotlight on the mastermind behind one of our favorite fall patterns – Woodland Critters! We chatted with Maria F., Senior Graphic Designer and Illustrator at Paper Source, to learn about the process that went behind the creation of this concept.
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  2. Paper Source Thanksgiving Traditions

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    Going to a place we call home and being with loved ones is what makes the holidays so special. Traditions, though, are what keep the memories of the holiday season alive year round. We went around the Paper Source HQ in Chicago, and asked our team members what their Thanksgiving traditions were. Read on to learn some interesting traditions that you may want to impliment yourself! Read More

  3. Friendsgiving with Love Always, Audrey

    Thanksgiving is just around the corner and along with that comes Friendsgiving, a more casual gathering of friends to give thanks for each other before the family comes rolling into town. Our friend Audrey of Love Always, Audrey outdid herself in making a gorgeous spread for her Friendsgiving dinner.

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  4. 6 Stylish Ways to Set Your Thanksgiving Table

    The season of giving thanks is here, meaning you can look forward to a festive feast with friends and family. Whether you have a fully-packed kids table or an elegant and refined theme, Paper Source is here to get you ready to give thanks in style. Get inspired by some of our favorite table sets below!

    (Plates and silverware courtesy of Sur La Table)

    Table setting with chalk outline

    Chalk it up to a good time at the kid’s table with adorable and customizable Pilgrim Place Cards and Chalkboard Table Runner! For a fun way to keep everyone occupied while waiting for seconds, let them draw on the table (runner, of course) and design their own place setting! Repurpose fine paper to build napkin rings to complete the set.
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  5. Weekend Wants: Gobble it Up

    In honor of Thanksgiving next week, here are some of our favorite turkey items to help you celebrate the day.

    You won’t believe it’s not turkey. This funny addition (it’s an Inflatable Turkey!) is so convincing you’ll have to make sure your guests don’t try to dig in. Don’t worry about cooking your turkey to perfection–you’ll have this beautiful bird on standby!

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  6. Thoughtful Thanksgiving Journals

    Stay grateful long past your turkey dinner with these unique journals.  With the busy holiday season quickly approaching, these thoughtful books are a wonderful way to slow down and reflect on your year.

    Why not give the gift of gratitude? Charming designs and engaging writing prompts make these diaries a great present for yourself or a friend.

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  7. Weekend Wants: Thanksgiving Kits

    Thanksgiving is coming up and we’re loving these kits! Make them with your family and friends for a fun activity to get the season of thanks started! Get these quick, while supplies last, or stop by a store!

    Decorate with thanks. Do you go around the Thanksgiving table and say what you’re thankful for? Add a new twist to the classic holiday tradition by having friends and family write their blessings on the leaves of this Grateful Wreath Kit. Then assemble them together and display throughout the year as a handmade reminder!

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  8. Festive and Cozy Thanksgiving Table Settings

    Create a welcoming space your guests will love with these beautiful decor ideas. From gorgeous table runners and place mats to thoughtful place cards, we can help you set a memorable Thanksgiving table with style .

    A Grateful Gathering

    Set the tone for your grateful gathering with this beautiful We Are Thankful Table Runner. An artful addition to any festive setting, this screen printed design features animals, objects, and silhouettes hidden in the branches of an intricately illustrated tree .

    The simple and bright fabric will easily compliment your favorite fall decorations. But, it’s not only beautiful, it’s also machine washable- making this table cloth perfect for quick post-meal cleanup.

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  9. Warm & Toasty Dinner Party

    Now that the weather is cooling off, warm your home with a cozy dinner party! With fresh table decor and contemporary cocktails, these party ideas just might make fall your favorite season to entertain!

     Simple Settings 

    Set the table with this fun place setting idea. Just cut our Chalkboard Wrapping Paper into rectangular place mats or use as a table runner for a unique way to personalize your space. Write your guests’ names above their plates or let your guests doodle their own setting design. Simply arrange colorful chalk in a darling mason jar for a playful pre-dinner activity.

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  10. Pumpkin Party Inspiration

    It’s time to decorate for Halloween! If you’re looking for a fun way to create your spooky decor, why not invite your friends over for a festive pumpkin decorating party?

    These easy decorations and creative refreshments will delight your guests as they create their perfect pumpkins. We’ve also shared creative ways to glam up your gourd without the mess.

     

    Painted Pumpkins 

    Your pumpkin will be the talk of the block with these fun decorating techniques!  No need for the goopy mess- these carving-free ideas add fun flair to any pumpkin.

    Add a splash of sparkle or dunk your pumpkin in gold glitz- either way your pumpkins are sure to shine with these decorating tips!

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