Saturday, 9 February 2013

Cards and letters - will they ever go out of fashion?

I love sending and receiving cards and letters. Whether they're for a birthday, Christmas, congratulations, get well soon, or just a letter to say hello, I just think cards and letters are a lovely simple way to show someone that you're thinking of them. I know a lot of people don't send birthday/Christmas cards any more due to the popularity of E-cards, but I'll always remain old fashioned in this respect. I probably don't send as many random cards as I should, and this is definitely something I want to rectify this year. It always brightens up my day when I come home from work and find a letter from my mother or a card from a friend, and I'd like to have this effect on people more often.


I keep all the cards/letters I receive in this pretty box



These are some recent favourites 


I like using Moonpig for cards too, but sometimes I prefer the personal touch of actually writing a handwritten message inside. Do other people still send cards and letters, or do you think they've gone out of fashion?

2 comments:

  1. I love receiving them. Like you, I'm good at remembering for birthdays and Christmas, but not so good at the random ones. Must try harder! xx

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    1. That's definitely one of my resolutions for the rest of the year... Need to wait until pay day though so that I can buy some stamps x

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