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Mother’s Day Gifting Ideas

Mother’s Day is fast approaching!  Here are some of our favorites from our store… Our Monica Rich Kosann “i just adore you” gift set is just the right accessory to any paper lover’s stationery wardrobe.  Calling cards, which come in a traditional women’s size (#128), are a useful and thoughtful gift for Mom to hand …

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Invitation Etiquette: When to Use What Wording

All the options for an invitation can seem overwhelming, but once you finalize a few details it’s really quite simple!  Here are some tips to help you with your wedding invitations… If the Bride’s mother and father are hosting: The most traditional wording is: Mr. and Mrs. William Smith request the honour of your presence …

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Other Things That Happened in 1878…

As many of you know, 1878 was the year Dempsey & Carroll was founded in New York, but it was also the year that these things happened too! January 1 – Cleopatra’s Needle arrives in London.                     January 5 – At the Battle of Shipka Pass …

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Quaker Oats Revamps Their Image

There was a great article in the Wall Street Journal last week about the “rosy-cheeked, white-haired man,” Larry, on every Quaker Oats product.  PepsiCo, owner of Quaker Oats, has given Larry and the rest of the Quaker Oats logo, a makeover in hopes of more closely aligning itself with healthy-living while also reminding customers of …

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