Guide to Gracious Living: Episodes 7-10

Dempsey & Carroll has long been known as the arbiter of good taste and social graces. Now, as we near our 150th anniversary, we’re creating IGTV videos on how to live graciously in today’s world. Follow us on Instagram @dempseycarroll to stay up to date, and be sure to let us know if you have ideas for future videos! Please enjoy episodes 7-10 of our Guide to Gracious Living to learn more about #makingtraditionsmodern

 

Gracious Living: A “When-to” Guide for Wedding Paper

From save the dates to ceremony programs, we’ve provided our tips on how to have a seamless workflow for perfectly timed wedding papers.

 

Gracious Living: Calling Cards Then & Now Part 1 – Late 1800s

In the days when ladies might receive visitors during hours they were known to be “at home,” the calling card served to announce a visitor to the house. In Part 1 of Calling Cards Then & Now, we’ve shared insight into calling card etiquette from the late 1800s and how they were used when Dempsey & Carroll was founded!

 

Gracious Living: Calling Cards Then & Now Part 2 – 21st Century

Today, the etiquette guidelines for calling cards are no longer relevant! In Part 2 of Calling Cards Then & Now, we’ve made traditions modern by sharing just a few ways that calling cards can be used in the 21st Century.

 

Gracious Living: Return Address Etiquette and Inspiration

Whether you prefer a classic typestyle or custom design, we’ve shared a few thoughts on how to present your return address on envelopes!

Guide to Gracious Living: Episodes 1-6

Dempsey & Carroll has long been known as the arbiter of good taste and social graces. Now, as we near our 150th anniversary, we’re creating IGTV videos on how to live graciously in today’s world.  Follow us on Instagram @dempseycarroll to stay up to date, and be sure to let us know if you have ideas for future videos! #makingtraditionsmodern

 

Gracious Living: Thank-You Notes

Whether you are thanking a host for a lovely weekend or thanking a family member for a birthday gift, we’ve provided our pro-tips on how to write a sincere thank-you note.

 

Gracious Living: Interview Essentials 

It’s always important to put your best foot forward during the job search, so we’ve shared a few ways on how to ace your first (or next) interview.

 

Gracious Living: Gift Tags

We always love dressing up presents with a gift tag, but there are many ways that they can be used for any occasion!

 

Gracious Living: How to sign off on a letter

There truly is no right or wrong way to end a letter, but it is always important to think of your relationship with the recipient and to keep a consistent tone. We’ve compiled a few of our favorite sign offs for different situations, but the list goes on and on!

 

Gracious Living: Navigating Food Allergies and Dietary Restrictions

We’ve shared a few ways to graciously handle food allergies and dietary restrictions as a wedding or party guest and as a host. Communication is key!

 

Gracious Living: Escort Cards & Place Cards

What’s the difference between an escort card and place card, and what should be written on them? We’ve got you covered with different ways to use them and how to add a personal touch for your next event!