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New note cards from Gigi Press.
In our super tech-y world of text messages, Facebook and e-mail, it seems probable that the old-fashioned concept of writing a note and popping it in the mail will soon become obsolete. Yet I’ve remained a compulsive note-sender, partly because I can’t resist buying beautifully designed, sometimes tongue-in-cheek note cards. My new favorite company, Gigi Press, uses a printing technique from the 14th century to make its simple, modern designs using soy-based inks on cotton paper. I have been sending all of my food-loving friends note cards with a simple fork and spoon design, and the “Eat, Drink and Be Married” cards will be going out to my recently-married friends. Enter the promo code FOODWINE to receive 15% off an order through Sunday, August 29.