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  • Intimate Gathering

    In the midst of a busy holiday season there is something special about sitting around the table with your nearest and dearest. We wanted to capture and honor that beauty in this intimate gathering. Our stationery is featured here with Astier de Villatte earthenware and vintage silver from Atmosp... View Post
  • Fall Wedding | Romantic Lush Red Rose Wedding Suite

    A fairy tale October wedding combined elegance with romance and a touch of bohemian. The details were rich with lush greenery and milky creams but the spectrum of reds were the show stoppers. The suite we created for this outdoor El Encanto wedding in Santa Barbara includes an abundance of layere... View Post
  • As the New Year is upon us, it is never too early to start collecting stationery for every event. Our new custom stationery line, Karen Adams Design, is especially wonderful because of the precious illustrations adorned with glitter and customizable text. There are an abundance of motifs, seasons... View Post

Welcome to The Giving Ink's Blog

The Giving Ink is a store and brand by Michelle Castle, with a vision to guide customers toward a richer, more fulfilled lifestyle through goods that encourage both the growing and sustaining connections we make with each other. The shop reflects her desire to connect the hearts of people through handwriting, illustrations, and a renewed interest in incorporating a more analog lifestyle through slower, more thoughtful forms of communication such as letter writing and journaling.