There is something so beautiful and special about receiving a handwritten note in the mail. I prefer that to an email, text or message on Twitter. Snail mail from friends just makes me feel all warm and fuzzy inside.
Minted.com has some great challenges for established and up-and-coming designers in the stationery field. I’ve done a couple of challenges but have a hard time finding time to participate in a one in 300 chance to win when I have work to do for clients. But I always love to see what other designers are coming up with. Here are some of my favorites in the latest personal stationery challenge: