• Tell Your Friends

Happy National Card and Letter Writing Month, everyone! Can you remember the last time you got a proper letter in the mail? Not counting holiday or birthday greetings, I mean. I bet these Birch Bird Cards would inspire more people to keep in touch even in the age of email, that’s for sure.

bird cards

It’s a bit similar to buying Cracker Jacks — the salty-sweet popcorn is good, but the prize is an added attraction. In this case, you get to send a sweet, heartfelt note and a little toy sculpture all in one. (I’d say it’s like killing two birds with one stone, but that’d be a bit morbid in this case!) It sounds like a magic trick, but really it’s just the magic of laser-cut flat-pack wood and the USPS.

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4 Responses

  1. Christina says:

    These are too cute. And so earth friendly. I love them!

    Christina <a href="http://www.becauseofmadalene.com” target=”_blank”>www.becauseofmadalene.com

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  3. erin loechner says:

    Great find, Briana! :)

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Briana MowreyBriana is a writer and senior editor for HGTV.com. Her self-described design style is "mid-century modern magpie." She lives in a Brooklyn apartment with her husband, their spoiled dachshund, Chauncey,...

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