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Olivetti Note Cards from Princeton Architectural Press: Gifty

Written by in Holiday, Paper Passion

 

 

 

 “I Asked for An Intelligent Gift, Darling, Not a Dumb GIF.”

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Could it be that typewriter enthusiasts are like pet owners, in that they come to resemble their loves? Or is it the other way around? You know Olivetti followers: learned, steeped in modernism—in all of design. The Olivetti Patterns Series, from Princeton Architectural Press, is for them.

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The notecard set has four classic patterns from the beloved Olivetti Lettera 32, in red and black. Twelve notecards on off-white stock, with envelopes.

 

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This image has nothing to do with the note cards. We just thought it was charming.

 

The notecard set has four classic patterns from the beloved Olivetti Lettera 32, in red and black. Twelve notecards on off-white stock, with envelopes. Affordable and elegant, built to please your most demanding design partners. Get it for friends on your holiday shopping list…then treat yourself and feel smart.

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When Olivetti roamed the earth type was black, typewriters were stylish, writers were dressed stylishly in black, and mobility meant a carry case with a strap. Where has the fun in life gone to?