Filed under Birthday Parties and Gifts

One Stop Shopping…We Wrap AND Ship!

Whoever invented this term had a great idea- how to get more things done in one stop than in having to make many stops. When I first started out, I had had some experience with packing items for shipping when I worked at Neiman Marcus during the day and ran my gift wrapping business at … Continue reading

Details, Details, Details

I was working on the sale floor the other day, when I noticed one of the clothing items, a customer had brought in for a special wrapping, had a tiny spot on it. Maybe it’s my obsessiveness about how something looks when it comes out of a box. When receiving a gift wrapped box, I … Continue reading

Gift Wrapping Has Gone High Tech

Yep, you heard it right here. Gift wrapping has a new high tech solution (and I don’t mean robots come to your house to wrap- yet.) Go to the Apple Store and find our iPhone/iTouch application called “WrapItApp”. With the touch of a finger, your device can measure and store the dimensions of the box … Continue reading

Doing Research on Special Containers

I have been doing many special projects this last month that have been keeping me busy. Most have included research for unusual container solutions- whether it’s a custom sized box or a shaped package. The fascinating process has allowed me to read fabulous books and trade publications that cover design trends from all over the … Continue reading

Isn’t Paper and Ribbon just that?

We pride ourselves in carrying an expanding inventory of papers and ribbons. But all papers are not alike and just adding more is not our goal- but expanding our offers with distinction is.   Here is a little paper and ribbon buying primer.   Ribbon is always a challenge, because it is the most expensive … Continue reading