NSS: Sugar Paper

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I’ve always had a sweet tooth, so I couldn’t wait to indulge by visiting Sugar Paper at NSS.

The line is perfection: letterpress cards, lined envelopes, calligraphy fonts, gift wrap and much more!

For more eye candy, swing by the store to see the full line!

Photography by Sugar Paper

NSS: Anemone Letterpress


Meet Carrie Howe Hersom, the gal in front of and behind the presses at Anemone Letterpress!

Californian Carrie earned a BFA was in Fashion Design, but it was letterpress that stole her heart  and inspired her to start her own company in 2007 (and we are oh-so-thankful it did!).

Check out her colorful line at MM later this month!

Photography by Anenome Letterpress

NSS: 9th Letter Press

9th LetterPress 19th Letter Press 2Introducing the latest and greatest from 9th Letter Press!

Owner Isabel has always like to “doodle” so it is no surprise that her hobby transformed into an entire line of charming greeting cards! The line has been on MM’s shelves for quite some time, but we are over-the-moon excited to receive the new designs this month.

Photography by 9th Letter Press

NSS: Rifle Paper Co.

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We are so excited to welcome Rifle Paper Co. to Mag Milestones!

Rifle Paper Co. features owner Anna’s whimsical designs which often include hand-painted illustrations and lettering to compose a style that feels both nostalgic and timeless.

The line is made of FSC-certified paper stocks with recycled content and environmentally responsible printers.

Gorgeous and green? Sold! New products are on the way.

Photography by Rifle Paper Co.

NSS: The Social Type

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The ladies of The Social Type, Jessica & Allison, know how to brighten someone’s day (literally). Their line of foil and letterpress cards are bursting with color and flirty details.

Their booth was at the tip-top of my list and didn’t disappoint! We are so excited to add their newest offerings of matchbooks and boxed notes to the store.

Photography by The Social Type

Mother’s Day: Letterpress Cards {for all the above}

Letterpress Cards

Now that you’ve got the gift, remember to finish it off with a handwritten note!

Photography by Amanda Hein Photography

Mother’s Day: Jewelry Cases {for stylish mamas}

Jewelry Cases

These ceramic jewelry cases make the perfect addition to a new pair of earrings or ring for those stylish mamas!

Photography by Amanda Hein Photography

Mother’s Day: Lavender Sachets {for sweet moms}

Lavender Sachets

Spring has sprung…

Now bring the sweet scents of lavender indoors with a lovely sachet for mom!

Photography by Amanda Hein Photography

Mother’s Day: Pregnancy Books {for expecting mothers}

Pregnancy Books

They may not have a bébé in their arms just yet, but expectant mothers have earned this Mother’s Day!

What to Expect When You’re Expecting:

Known as “America’s pregnancy bible” and the most iconic, must-have book for parents-to-be, with over 14.5 million copies in print, this book is overflowing with tips, helpful hints, and humor.

The Nine Pregnancy Countdown Journal:

Featuring nine colorful tabbed sections to correspond to each month, this journal offers smart prompts to help a busy mom-to-be capture all those important milestones and funny moments before pregnancy amnesia sets in.

Photography by Amanda Hein Photography


Dog Days of Winter

We love our fury friends! How adorable is Daley, Kara’s charming pup, posing for his closeup?! Join us on Saturday, December 8th from 12-5 for Dog Days of Winter, benefitting PAWS Chicago. Bring your dog, cat or favorite photo for an 8.5×11 color sketch 
by local artist, Rosemary Fanti. Sketches are $100; pictures that are dropped off to be sketched will incur an additional $25 charge for delivery.

What a perfect holiday gift for the pet lovers in your life!

RSVP required: rsvp@magnificentmilestones.com