Love at First Write: Favorite Stationery Items

By: Shanleigh Klassen Photo By: @she_who_reads_

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, what better time to share your love with your friends and family than with a handwritten note!

We’re big writers here at OwlCrate Jr and go absolutely nuts for useful stationery items, bonus points if they’ve also got a really cool design. Scroll down for some of our favorite items to help you write your letters, update your journals, or get that story idea on paper!


An open lined letter paper with a pen lying on top. The design of the paper shows gemstones and a gift tag. Written on the letter is the greeting, hi Granny!

Photo by @a.o.tales

Fold & Mail Stationery Set: Write and send off your next letter with ease with this stationery set designed for us by Boygirlparty, complete with a self-adhesive seal. Get 10 sheets featuring two unique and beautiful designs.


Image shows a blue pen with a blue ringed-planet topper, surrounded by a pinecones, a plant, a blue book, and paper.

Photo by @lostinbookworld

Otherworldly Gel Pen: Write of worlds yet-to-be-discovered with this awesome gel pen. For all the pen aficionados out there, this pen writes smooth as silk and the planet topper adds a satisfying weight.


Image shows a blue realistic elephant eraser, held by a white hand. Around the eraser's belly is an orange tag which reads Eraser Zoo Elephant. Background is blurred.

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Jumbo Elephant Eraser: Incredible details aside, this is really an eraser and it will take care of all your mistakes — big or small.


Image shows a collection of six different sticky note pads, each depicting (from top left to bottom right) two different types of viking ships, a bearded viking and a fish, and a viking with long hair braids and a battle axe. The sticky notes are collected on a single paper, lying on a beach.

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Viking Saga Sticky Notes: Leave notes about your next raid, or just your in-the-moment thoughts, with these handy viking-inspired sticky notes designed by Michelle Gray.


Image shows a washi tape that depicts various colours, shapes, and patterns in bold colours. The box and the tape itself show the same design, and in the background are decorative shapes in yellow and red.

Photo by @a.o.tales

Pattern Party Washi Tape: Jazz up your next letter or journal entry with this beautiful washi tape designed by Andrew Kolb. Pro tip: if you get creative with each square, you can actually make faces with the designs!


Image shows a container with a blue label reading You Are Magic, surrounded by multi-coloured gel pens. To the left is a sprig of lavender flowers.

Photo by @thatbookgal

Magical Gel Pen Set: This 20-pen set includes a variety of neon, pastels, and sparkle inks, so you can write in all the colours of the rainbow.


A sticker rests on a small cut log, which itself rests on an open OwlCrate Jr box. Sticker is of a smiling purple bat holding a letter.

Photo by @a.o.tales

February 2020 'Bump in the Night' Sticker: Entrust your newly handwritten letter with this adorable mail-bat sticker! 

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Our bookish goodies make great gifts for all occasions. Looking for a gift for the reader in your life? We also have gift cards available! You can choose the amount of the gift card and the receiver can shop our exclusive goodies themselves.

Graphic image that reads OwlCrate Shop Gift Card. Background pattern shows the OwlCrate owl logo, bird tracks, and both open and closed books in various colours.


What kind of stationery items are your favorite? Let us know in the comments below!

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