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International Women’s Day

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Today, we want to say, to all the women who support, inspire, encourage, teach, and stand up for each other – Happy  International Women’s Day!

Every one of you is important, empowered, and awesome!

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That is just one of the many reasons we continue to support women entrepreneurs from all over the world, through Kiva microloans. 

We believe that changes in society start with empowering women, and whether it is at home or across the globe, we can make a difference when we stand together.

The members of Team Haute Note have made over 250 microloans.

To learn more about Kiva, and how you can help give someone a hand up, check out the Kiva website, at Kiva.org

 

 

Haute Note Holiday Sale

‘Tis the Season… for the Haute Note Holiday Sale!

The holidays are just around the corner.
Falling leaves turn into falling snow…

Time for relaxing with a soothing cup of cocoa or a warming hot toddy…
And sending out holiday greetings to your friends and loved ones.

2016-holiday-sale-snowman-website-widget-650 Or perhaps you’re looking for a perfect hostess gift, stocking stuffers, or a one-of-a-kind, personalized gift for friends or clients? 

With 300+ designs, you’re sure to find something for everyone on your list.
 
Haute Note would like to help you get started on your shopping list with a 25% off discount!

Until Friday, December 16th, use Coupon Code: SNOWMAN  to receive 25% OFF your entire order, including sale items.

Just enter the coupon code SNOWMAN at checkout, to receive your discount.
(Remember to hit the APPLY COUPON button!)

Whether it’s Christmas cards, holiday photo cards, party invitations, or one-of-a-kind personalized note cards, Haute Note has got you covered!

Want to start shopping, right now?  Click here to go to our site.

Visit our Haute Note SALE page, for some really great savings! 

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Everyone Loves Snail Mail

Everyone loves to find a surprise in their mailbox.

Whether it is a note from a friend…

a letter from family overseas…

a “for no reason at all” card…

or, just a random act of kindness from a stranger!

(Click HERE to read a previous post about Postal Swaps)

Even our Garden Fairies like to get mail…

(And their mail is delivered by actual snails!)

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(If you don’t yet know the story of our Garden Fairy Doors business, and would like to know the story behind how we got started, please click HERE!)

Why not send someone a surprise, today?

Everyone loves Snail Mail!

 

 

 

Pretty Postal Floral Swap

Who doesn’t love to get a pretty piece of mail in amongst the ho hum bills, flyers and various other junk mail that clutter your mailbox?  I know I do!  There never seems to be anything GOOD in there!

Obviously, Haute Note is all about the handwritten, personal note.  The ORIGINAL “Social Media”!  So when we heard about a Pretty Postal Floral Mail Swap, we knew we were participating, for sure!

Why don’t you join us? You too, can receive some beautiful mail!

Pretty Postal Floral Swap - HauteNoteCards.comHow you ask?

Sign up for the Pretty Postal Floral Swap. You will be matched with 3 to 5 people, possibly from anywhere in the world. You will send them some beautiful mail, and in return, you will receive some! There’s only two more days to sign up, as registration closes on Sunday, May 15th.

So embrace your love of snail mail, put on your Crafty Hat and create some beautiful mail!

For all the details and guidelines, go to www.prettypostal.ca

Who knows, we might even get matched up with you!

 

 

 

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is still a few days away… but weekends are hectic times, and we wanted to take a moment… find a few pictures from “back in the day”… and share them.

That is, after all, the purpose of Mother’s Day.

To say “Thank you” for everything.

Because, despite how cute and adorable and innocent we look in these pictures… every kid causes their Mom (or Mum) at some point, to stop… take a deep breath… wipe their hand across a furrowed brow… and internally count to ten.

And, whether the Moms are across the table, or across the Country…

Whether you can give her a hug, or just hold her in your heart…

Happy Mother’s Day!

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