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17 DIY Stationery Projects That Will Make You Want To Write A Letter

Because a letter in the mail beats a text message, every time.

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3. Traveler's stationery set.

For the letter writer with wanderlust, homemade envelopes and notecards made from vintage maps are the perfect incentive to get to the post office. Get the DIY instructions at Design Sponge.

5. Geometric tape stencil stationery.

These chic geometric cards are easy to make and easy on the eyes — perfect for those thank-you notes you've been meaning to write! Get the DIY instructions at Merry Brides.


8. Cheery gold dot envelopes.

Surprise your childhood BFF with a note from afar — tiny gold dots on the inside and recycled paper on the outside! A great way to repurpose your Trader Joe's bags once the handles break. Get the DIY instructions at The Postman's Knock.

9. Stunning watercolor notecards.

This gorgeous watercolor cards are so easy and so beautiful, you'll be finding excuses to write to your college friends. Isn't this so much lovelier than a Facebook message? Get the DIY instructions at Big Bright Bold.

10. Subtle dip-dyed notecards.

These dip-dyed notecards are the loveliest reason to close Snapchat and start penning letters. And they take virtually no time to make! Get the DIY instructions at Poppy Talk.

12. Formal monogrammed stationery.

This stack of monogrammed stationery will keep your correspondence classy. Invite friends to your next dinner party via snail mail, not text message. Get the DIY instructions at Everyday Occasions.


14. Shiny metallic foil cards.

These metallic foil cards beat a birthday text message every time. Set an alert in your phone for a few days before your BFF's special day, and get these to the post office in time! Get the DIY instructions at How About Orange.

15. Earthy leaf print notecards.

These leaf print notecards are made from leaves you find in your backyard. Send an imprint of home to a faraway friend. Get inspired at Tridevici. The text is in Russian, but the images will show you what to do!

16. Professional-looking embossed monograms.

A stack of embossed notecards can run $30 at the store, but once you learn to emboss for yourself with this homemade kit, you'll be embossing everything for free. Get the DIY instructions at How To Craft.

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