Signing Off: How to end a letter in style

Let’s face it: goodbyes are hard. Especially in letter form, where the right ending can go a long way. Over here at Dear Annabelle, we love to geek out on all things epistolary, so we did a deep dive into the many ways to say adieu, and put together a list of our favorites for every occasion. Try one out on your next letter and see how it feels — it may just become your new signature. 

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Letter Lesson: How to ask someone to be in your wedding.

Sooooo, you’re engaged. Woo hoo! And your wedding is going to be in person. Double woo hoo! Now it’s time to get your bridal crew on board, so that you have an entourage of love and support behind you as you prep for the big day. We’ve compiled a list of ways to ask your besties that show them just how much they mean to you — and let’s you both have a little fun while you’re at it.

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How to be the best neighbor ever

Whether it’s a cup of sugar or just a friendly face, a neighbor can often offer a particular kind of joy — especially during a time when we have such little IRL interaction. Inspired to up your neighbor game a bit? Read on for fun ways to connect with people in your building, on your block, or down the road.

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Season’s Greetings: Marcie’s Winter Picks

Winter is officially upon us, and though we may long for sunshine on our faces and outdoor dinner parties, there’s so much to relish in during these cold months — and so many cozy ways to entertain. 

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The best stamps ever, according to our founder

We care deeply about envelope liners. So naturally, we’re particular about our stamps. We’re always on the lookout for good ones, and when we see them we never fail to stock up. Below, find a list of our founder Marcie’s current and vintage faves, plus resources for where to order them for yourself. 

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