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Top Stationery Stores In Connecticut

January 29, 2013 8:00 AM

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When you are looking for invitations for that special event or announcement, look no further. You will find stationery and invitations from traditional and modern to chic and unique. While visiting these shops, you will also find a variety of hostess gifts and party favors. There is something for every occasion.

The Paper Station
29 E. Cedar St.
Newington, CT 06111
(860) 666-4684
www.yourpaperstation.com

The Paper Station carries personalized stationery as well as invitations and announcements for all occasions. Choose from digital laser printing, offset (flat printing), thermography (raised printing), embossing and engraving. You can choose colorful papers, envelopes or pockets and your envelopes can be addressed using computer calligraphy. On the website is information on the etiquette of addressing a single as well as double envelope. If you are looking for a particular pen, greeting cards or a special hostess or gift set, you can find it here.


Thérèse Saint Clair

96 Greenwich Ave.
Greenwich, CT 06830
(203) 661-2927
www.theresesaintclair.com

At Thérèse Saint Clair, you will find that classic correspondence is a modern luxury. The store has been in Greenwich since 1977. It is “one of the largest and most respected stationery stores in the United States.” The specialty is personalized service. Invitations, thank you’s, reception dinner invitations, baby announcements, direction cards and more can be printed to your specifications. Printing is done on the premises. Both hand as well as machine calligraphy is available. Engraving can also be performed on silver frames. Sheila and Richard May will be happy to help you.

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A. Flood of Paper
86 Old Ridgefield Road
Wilton, CT 06897
(203) 529-3030
www.afloodofpaper.com

A. Flood of Paper specializes in custom designs and can fill your request with a quick turnaround time. The staff has excellent customer service and is there to help you design and find just the right product, at just the right price. Ashley Flood is the owner of the shop and has been in this location since March of 2010. Wedding invitations make up a large part of the shop. You can also get personalized stickers made.


Harper’s Invitations

225 Main St.
Old Wethersfield, CT 06109
(860) 257-4615
www.harpersinvitationsct.com

Harper’s Invitations provides invitations, stationery, accessories for wedding parties and hostess gifts. There are coasters, gift tags, iPhone cases and more to have personalized. If you are looking for age-appropriate themed ideas for children’s parties, you will find invitations, decorations, activities, cakes, goody bags and thank-you notes to fit the event. The same goes for bridal showers. If wedding advice is needed, Harper’s Invitations can help you plan the perfect day.


Truly Yours, LLC

78 Stony Hill Road
Bethel, CT 06801
(203) 743-9161
www.trulyyoursllc.com

Truly Yours is a fine stationery and gift boutique for all ages and occasions. Dawn Handwerker Leonardi is the owner and the shop opened in 2004. Stop in to shop for designer invitations, cards, announcements, entertaining accessories, jewelry and home decor. If you are interested in traditional invitation favorites like Crane’s and William Arthurs, Starfish Dreams, Stacy Claire Boyd and Bella Adorna or modern designers like Bonnie Marcus and San Lori, they can be found here.

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Paula Moliver is a noted designer with a specialty in all things related to fiber. She spins and dyes her own yarn and is skilled in weaving and needle arts. She has been widely published in noted magazines including Arts & Crafts, Better Homes & Gardens and the Decorative Painter. Paula is a regular educator at New Pond Farm. She resides in Connecticut. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.

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