Thoughtful Gift Cards

Many people say the best Christmas gift ever is a simple Gift Card! But if you’re worried about it coming off as unthoughtful, don’t!

Studio 5 Trend Tracker Mindy Dunyon says with just a little creativity, you can transform boring gift cards into thoughtful gifts that will make the recipient feel totally loved!

For the Foodie:

Trader Joes Gift card with the book “I Heart Trader Joes”

· Book sold at Hip and Humble in Salt Lake City and Bountiful (

Cooking Class to Orson Gygi


For the Traveler:

I Travel Journal with an airline gift card attached

· journal sold at paper source (Fashion Place Mall)


Paris cork board with gift card attached

· Paris cork board sold at TJMaxx


Gift certificate for a family photo session attached to “Quotable Kids” book

· book sold at paper source (Fashion Place Mall)


Chalkboard with gift card to make a digital scrap book

· Chalkboard found at World Market in Fort Union


· Attach a gift card to a favorite clothing store to a fun accessory or slide a gift card inside an inexpensive wallet or clutch!


I Was Here Travel Journal

Colorful illustrations will take you on a delightful journaling adventure, prompting you to discover the hidden gems and fascinating people living around you. More than 100 pages full of activities and travel secrets.

Price: $16.95

Macaron Stationery

Chew on delicious design with our delightful Macaroons stationery. Paired with Chartreuse envelopes for stylish personal correspondence – perfect for thank yous, love notes, or a quick hello.

Price: $12.50

My Quotable Kid Journal

Outrageous, poignant, or bitingly witty– the things our children say always offer an unexpected glimpse into a world that is all their own. Filled with roomy pages for jotting down conversations or overheard saying, this handsome keepsake journal also features a bound-in photo window for adding a unique, personal touch. Whether parents prefer safely stowing precious insights for future generations or sharing priceless quips with family and friends, My Quotable Kid will become a lasting record of a child’s most memorable quotes.

Price: $14.95

About Paper Source

Paper Source is a premier paperie and online retailer ( offering a unique selection of fine and artisanal papers, invitations and announcements, personalized and distinctive gifts, gift wrap, greeting cards, custom stamps, and an exclusive collection of envelopes and cards. The distinctive Paper Source aesthetic draws from a color palette and proprietary designs that are developed and manufactured exclusively by us. Our mission is to inspire you “Do Something Creative Every Day” – to spark ideas and provide products to celebrate life moments with beauty, humor, originality, and personal expression.

Paper Source hosts private parties ( and monthly workshops ( for local residents as well.

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