Category Archives: Etiquette

What is Etiquette?

Etiquette is a word that simply describes set of rules that tells us what society thinks is acceptable behavior. Following these rules may lead to longer, more comfortable relationships with others. When we understand what others expect of us we … Continue reading

Grammar Cheat Sheet

Since the English grammar is one of the hardest things for people to remember when writing, these free, printable cheat sheets can help keep your grammar skills up-to-date. There’s nothing wrong with a little grammar goof here or there. But … Continue reading

Commonly Misspelled Words

Worried about penning a letter without the "safety net" of your trusty word processor, its spell check function and backspace button? Here’s a list of some of the most commonly misspelled words you can use to check your words before … Continue reading

Anatomy of a Friendly Letter

Sample: (1) January 15, 2008 (2) Dear Katrina, (3) I hope this letter finds you happy and healthy! Did you ring in the New Year in a fabulous way? It seems like so long ago that I last saw you. … Continue reading

Printed Envelopes or Personalized Return Address Labels

We sell all kinds of stationery styles, with and without printed envelopes. We also carry return address labels. These handy little items are extremely convenient and a lot easier than writing your name and address all the time. Sometimes it … Continue reading

For Love of the Letter – Why letters are better than email…

In this technological day and age, our society seems to have lost some of our personal communication skills.  Now don’t misunderstand us, American Stationery uses the Internet, an online customer resource management system and inter-office email as valuable business tools … Continue reading

Holiday Card Etiquette – The facts of the matter… part 2

Read Part 1 We know it is only July and your December holiday preparations are probably at the very top of your to-do list, so we are going to go over some of the reasons people send holiday cards and … Continue reading

Holiday Card Etiquette – The facts of the matter… part 1

We know it is only July and your December holiday preparations are probably at the very top of your to-do list, so we are going to go over some of the reasons people send holiday cards and help you get … Continue reading