Best of Philly

Best Stationery

2017 BEST Greeting Cards

Groundswell Greetings

Niche-y recycled greeting cards (think: Ramadan, new-pet congrats, same-sex- wedding well wishes) are this Market East-based brand’s specialty. Sending our condolences, Hallmark.


2016 BEST Store for Snail Mail


1825 East Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

When Sara Villari recently expanded her shop just so she could stock more paper goods, we let out a squeal, because an email will never pack the gravitas of a hand-scrawled greeting atop weighty cardstock. Read more »

2012 BEST Stationery

Paper on Pine

115 South 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA

Cards, paper and stationery that’ll earn you a spot on the fridge for months. Read more »

2012 BEST Stationery (Custom)

Curious and Co. Creative

P.O. Box 32, Wynnewood, PA

The ladies at this Wynnewood-based design firm will take you and your brand, business, image or personality and translate it seamlessly to sparkling, elegant business cards, a website, stationery and invitations. The only thing left for you to do is live up to it all. Read more »

2010 BEST Stationery

Casa Papel

804 North 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA

On a side street in the Marais, you might expect a shop like this one, so petite and pretty, with papers and envelopes in exotic colors and embossed designs that you’d like to wear, if one wore paper. But here, on a busy Northern Liberties thoroughfare, this small spot where the invitations are to die… Read more »