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Design Family Reunion Santa Fe: Birds of a Papery Feather

Alyson Kuhn reports on the bounty of Design Family Reunion in Santa Fe this past weekend: "When designer Abbey Fowler agreed to whip up all the swag for the second biennial Design Family Reunion (DFR) [http://designfamilyreunion.com] , attendees knew we were in for a treat – in a pure Neenah Environment® environment, if you see what we mean. "

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For the Love of Paper

Abbey Fowler of 625 Paper Studio of Grand Rapids, Michigan offers a Valentine to fans of fine paper everywhere. This post also features some outstanding examples by designers around the nation of their Valentine's Day Card sets and other expressions of enduring affection on beautiful CRANE’S LETTRA® sheets. The only thing better than a tangible expression ...

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A Summer Wedding in a Tree House? Bliss!

Nothing Could be Greener: A Tree House Wedding in Michigan From Abbey Fowler of 6.25 Paper Studio: Could there be anything more romantic or adorable than a wedding in a tree house? A tree house is where we as children "play" wedding. But to actually have a real, grown-up wedding on a tree-covered hilltop with a beautiful view of your hometown and zoo!? Awesome. ...

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The Real Thing: National Stationery Show Delivers

Our favorite Old New Borrowed Blue columnist Abbey Fowler of 6.25 Paper Studio in Grand Rapids, MI reports on the National Stationery Show, a paradise of ideas, options and innovations featuring the finest writing papers in the world and some of the most dedicated and talented designers and printers who use it. The show is huge: let her lead you through some ...

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“Love Birds” and Japan’s Folded Crane Tradition

Abbey Fowler returns with Old New Borrowed Blue ... ideas in paper for special occasions. She reports — "In traditional Japanese culure, it's believed that anyone who folds a thousand origami cranes will be granted a wish by a crane. Some legends say that you are granted eternal good luck, not just one wish. This makes the act of giving one thousand cranes ...

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Should Your Fall Wedding Paper Reflect Your Style?

Abbey Fowler of 6-25 Paper Studio in Grand Rapid, Michigan (6-25-paper-studio.com) returns with OLD NEW BORROWED & BLUE: "The weather is beautiful now and wedding season is in full swing up here in Michigan. We've been crazy up here for the past few months getting all of those love invites into the mail. Now that I can breath again, I wanted to add a post ...

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Not Your Grandma’s Wedding Guest Book

Old New Borrowed Blue Spring 2012: Planning a wedding? How about a wedding gift for someone you love? How about a handmade paper guest book that can be filled with memories — not just autographs? Oooo! Genius! Abbey Fowler of 6.25 Paper returns with more wonderful wedding ideas in fine paper through her seasonal column, Old New Borrowed Blue... great ideas ...

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Old New Borrowed Blue: Winter 2012

Winter Wedding Plans? Old New Borrowed Blue is back with Abbey Fowler, proprietor of 625 Paper in Grand Rapids, Michigan. In 2008 Abbey left her job as Art Director at a publishing company and started Syd Design to concentrate on custom wedding stationery. After three years of growth, she re-branded as 625 Paper (her wedding anniversary is June 25th) and moved ...

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“Happy Elfing Holidays…” from 6.25 Paper Studio

Ho-Ho-Holy Holiday Card Avalanche from 6.25 Paper Studio, a locally owned stationery company based in Grand Rapids, Michigan which promotes and supports its local community while working towards a healthier planet. A big Neenah user, owner/creative director Abbey Fowler offers up this chill'n holiday ideas. She also contributes a regular wedding feature to our ...

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Old, New, Borrowed, Blue

According to Abbey Fowler of Syd Design in Grand Rapid, MI, if you are looking to create a more eco-friendly wedding, the best solutions lie in the most minute of details. Overlook no opportunity that can make your wedding celebration one that honors not only your future as couple but also your relationship with Mother Earth. Below, she shares with ideas that ...

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