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Olive Box: Pretty Boxes of Paper Goodies Monthly!

I have to tell you about this amazing new company that Grace Kang started called Olive Box. First of all, Grace is an amazing PERSON. Yeah, her bio is impressive but the kind of stuff that never makes it to a resume is what I really value about Grace… She’s the real deal and has been so super supportive of me and my career that I cannot help but be eternally grateful.

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But beyond that, Grace is one heck of a business woman. As a former buyer at Barneys AND Bloomingdale’s alone with being the founder and current lady in charge over at the Pink Olive in NYC, she definitely has a good business head on her shoulders. That is why I believe in her new project, a company called Olive Box and want to share it with you. What’s Olive Box all about? Oh, you’ll want to read on…

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Olive Box is a subscription service meant to spread the love – the love of snail mail and receiving delightful gifts each month in your mailbox. As a member you will receive a box of paper & lifestyle products (including a lovely book from time to time, hint hint) delivered to your front door each month, “From cards to artwork to inspiring books and gifting ideas, you never know what exciting products you will unwrap each month.” Each box has a theme that is a surprise and will include goodies that support that theme.

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Pretty Boxes of Paper Goodies Monthly? SIGN ME UP, rights?!?

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In fact, if you are a member, you will soon receive a special box that includes a signed copy of my upcoming book, Decorate Workshop! I can’t reveal WHICH month, but if you join soon you will have it. I’ve included a sneak peek of THAT box above. :)

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Posted by decor8 in shopping on October 13, 2012

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  1. Elisa commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 12:27pm

    Box subscription services seem to be THE thing at the moment. I don’t see a future for all of them, but paper goods and matching lifestyle products = love! Oh and do I see your new book and masking tape there? I really would love to have one of those boxes on my doorstep :)

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  2. twiggs commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 1:06pm

    oh yes, grace is one amazing and so sweet person!!! i have featured her on my blog and due to the traffic she was kind to contact me thanking me for that! such an amazing idea for all paper lovers out there, just like me!
    twiggs´s last blog post ..simple things // the leaves and the sun

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  3. Marianne commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 2:05pm

    It reminds me of the goodie boxes filled with make-up. I would love to subscribe, but it is not available outside the US. Maybe in the near future(?)

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  4. ~amy~ commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 2:06pm

    ooohhh….off to check it out:)
    ~amy~´s last blog post ..Paper Made Bakery: Life is Good

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  5. Yelle commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 3:02pm

    I love these subscription mailers! They are like interactive magazine subscriptions!

    I like Grace’s idea of filling the box with inspiring pieces. So great!

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  6. Julia commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 3:12pm

    I love this, thanks!
    Julia´s last blog post ..lookbook {cité d’or}

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  7. Frau Sued commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 3:42pm

    So sad that the Olive Box can’t be delivered to Germany :( That looks so great and I am loving paper products so much… so I hope that it’ll be possible some day…

    All the best,
    Frau Süd

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  8. Melanie commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 4:27pm

    Love what I see from Olive Box and how fun it would be to receive a “surprise” every month of paper products!

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  9. Chrystina commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 5:01pm

    This looks incredible. Next time I’m going to buy myself a gift I will absolutely consider this.
    Chrystina´s last blog post ..how to organize memories, attempt 2

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  10. eccoyle commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 6:23pm

    oohh this is so cool! I love all these subscription services and wish that I could subscribe to all of them!

    I remember hearing about a paper goods subscription service that features a different country each month from a friend which, doesn’t that just sound lovely? Traveling the world through stationery?

    ps. I preordered your book and can’t wait for it to arrive!

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  11. Sandra commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 6:35pm

    Brilliant idea! And VERY happy that I can participate living in Canada. So many contests/products ship only within the continental US.

    Can’t wait to receive my first box!
    Sandra´s last blog post ..Crafting Wabi Sabi With Kids

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  12. April Louise commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 9:20pm

    Love the fluorescent pink tags and I so badly want a type writer!
    April Louise´s last blog post ..Deliciously Sweet

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  13. Zoe commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 9:31pm

    Oh I love that idea and would love to suscribe immediately, but sadly they don’t ship to Germany… If you have any say in this, they NEED to ship to Germany! :)
    Now I’ll have to wait for your book to be published and sold here, but a signed copy would have been so great…
    xo Zoe

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  14. Anette@lebenslustiger commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 10:42pm

    Oh my – how fun and cute is that!!! I love the idea – would it be available here in Europe???
    Anette@lebenslustiger´s last blog post ..12 Pieces Of A Day

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  15. Mnêmosunê commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 11:10pm

    Oh I so sad they don’t ship internationally…
    Wonderful idea by the way, I’m a freak regarding snail mail :)
    Mnêmosunê´s last blog post ..Deux petits maquillages avec les fards crème Shiseido

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  16. Kirsty commented
    October 13th, 2012 at 11:27pm

    Ooooh, I’d love to sign up but it isn’t shipped international. I hope they start to ship to Australia soon. :)
    Kirsty´s last blog post ..KCWC Days 5 and 6

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  17. Sara Neely commented
    October 14th, 2012 at 1:21am

    Why, that is reason enough to join! I love subscription services like Olive Box where you receive a package each month; it’s like Christmas all year round!

    Sara (BYW)
    Sara Neely´s last blog post ..Staying Connected

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  18. Serena {Pretty Fluffy} commented
    October 14th, 2012 at 6:24am

    Ooh – I LOVE this idea. Out of all the subscription services, this one excites me the most. So pretty and inspiring.
    Serena {Pretty Fluffy}´s last blog post ..Daily Fluffy: TGIF!

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  19. Adeline commented
    October 14th, 2012 at 9:37am

    Seems like a nice & unique kinda service, The best things is they deliver books as well! I love the stationary & paper boxes they made as shown in the pics. I think in need to try the $25 monthly subscription.
    Adeline´s last blog post ..Bed selection for couples!

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  20. Charlotte commented
    October 14th, 2012 at 10:03am

    This is such a beautiful idea…so disappointed that I can’t subscribe as I live in the UK :(x

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  21. Bee Eastman commented
    October 14th, 2012 at 4:58pm

    As a lover of everything paper, the new Olive Box is a true treasure. I’m a member and I get a thrill each time I see the box at my door, open it slowly and it takes me forever to dismantle it and begin using the items. Grace has a terrific eye for what her subscribers would love. Kudos to Grace.

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  22. RebeccaOlivia commented
    October 14th, 2012 at 8:07pm

    All hail snailmail! I am an avid fan of good old paper correspondence and this beautiful box subsciption is right up my street. Do go international, please!

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  23. Kika commented
    October 14th, 2012 at 8:26pm

    Oh my goodness! This is sooo fun. And I am thrilled that we can subscribe here, in Canada (and free shipping with 6 mos subscription. Yeah!). At first I thought of subscribing for a Christmas gift for my middle daughter but then realized I’d be so jealous. So we’ll just have to share it. All the more fun. Oooh, and I hope I get your book within my six mos subscription (it is on my amazon wishlist).

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  24. Lalyblue commented
    October 14th, 2012 at 9:07pm

    Wow! That’s a yummy idea!

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  25. Mina commented
    October 15th, 2012 at 9:30am

    It’s beautiful.
    And photos are great!

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  26. Mirna commented
    October 15th, 2012 at 10:57am

    What an amazing project! Sadly, for US and Canada residents only :-(… Hope they’ll expand to Europe soon.
    M.

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  27. jen {paper sushi} commented
    October 15th, 2012 at 11:51am

    I’m also very sad that I can’t subscribe in Germany! Maybe one day! :) I may have to purchase two subscriptions for myself and an American friend and have her forward mine each month…

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  28. Ella commented
    October 15th, 2012 at 3:46pm

    How fun…nothing better than gorgeous surprises in the mail! :D
    Thank you for sharing :D
    Ella´s last blog post ..Ssssshhh, Don’t Tell

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  29. Hilde Pedersen commented
    October 15th, 2012 at 10:33pm

    Lovely, light and inspiring :)

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  30. Julia commented
    October 15th, 2012 at 11:15pm

    Oh, I can´t wait till she ships internationally (Brazil)!

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  31. Heather B commented
    October 15th, 2012 at 11:57pm

    What a great idea and at a fantastic price too! I wonder if we can get the rest of the goodies in the Holly Becker box if we’ve already pre-ordered the book? Is that super-cute cover-matching washi tape I see? Oh my!
    Heather B´s last blog post ..OADWO – All of the Crafts, Oh Boy

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  32. Ilze commented
    October 16th, 2012 at 1:55am

    Not shipping to Hong Kong…. grrrr….. would have TOTALLY loved joining in with this. Love Snail Mail, Love Stationery, Love Surprises…oh, sigh ….!!!!
    FIngers crossed for the future !

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  33. Michaela commented
    October 16th, 2012 at 3:12am

    Olive Box subscription has been on my birthday wish list for weeks now and I can’t wait to hopefully receive it! Hand-written notes and stationary products (and cute books like yours!) is my first love. So glad you’re sharing Olive Box today!

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  34. Sarah commented
    October 16th, 2012 at 3:51pm

    I absolutely love the idea of a box gift subscription, both for myself and if your unsure of what present to get someone then give them a subscription. I’m going to sign up… sooo excited about my first box!

    This site is amazing, keep up the great work ladies.

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  35. Dee commented
    October 16th, 2012 at 7:17pm

    Looking forward to her shipping internationally! Can’t wait to sign myself up!
    Dee´s last blog post ..Design trend -Hounds-tooth.

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  36. Jen Serafini commented
    October 16th, 2012 at 8:05pm

    I love this! Next on my list to subscribe to for sure
    Jen Serafini´s last blog post ..01 / INSPIRED BY

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  37. Pilar commented
    October 17th, 2012 at 6:40pm

    I live in spain :( but is still lovely !

    Pilar´s last blog post ..Decorative shelf

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  38. Wendy commented
    October 20th, 2012 at 6:59pm

    Thanks so much for sharing this Holly! Eek I’m excited! I was just asked what I want for Christmas from my mother in law, so I immediately sent her the link to the site. Now, instead of opening one present on Christmas, I might get one every month of the year. How rad is that? :) XXOO

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  39. Sarah F commented
    October 21st, 2012 at 4:33am

    Love this idea and The Pink Olive. I have to make a trip there soon!

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  40. Genelle commented
    October 21st, 2012 at 9:04pm

    LOVE this! I think I’ll try it for a month. What a fun treat! Thanks for sharing!!!

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