Woah baby! Six days until the National Stationery Show starts! This is what our schedule looks like for the next week or so: Wednesday, May 14 1) Pack all display products. 2) Pack tools & supplies. 3) Plan outfits (ugh) & pack clothes. Thursday, May 15 1) Last-minute packing. 2) Tidy up the house so it’s nice when we come back! 3) Drive to New Jersey (we’re staying in Montclair with family during the show). Friday, May 16 1) Wish my mom a happy birthday! 2) Get up early & go straight to the Javits Center to unload the minivan. 3) Spend the day putting together the booth & setting up the display.
Saturday, May 17 1) Spend the morning & early afternoon completing our booth setup. 2) Get together with friends in the city (and possibly get a manicure!). 3) Go back to Montclair early enough to have dinner with my mom & Wes and get a good night’s rest! Sunday, May 18 – Wednesday, May 21 1) Catch up with customers, press, and friends at the show. 2) Meet new people! 3) Go the the Paper Party and mingle with others in the industry. (Tuesday night) 4) Break down the booth & drive back to Massachusetts! (Wednesday) Thursday, May 22 RELAX It’ll be a busy week! Keep up with us on facebook & instagram. We’ll be posting photos and little updates throughout. Thanks for following along. Now, wish us luck!