Pencil Pigeon folded letters are the number one design. Admit it, with their classy blue and ochre colourways, and stylish riffs on the humble pencil, they’re utterly gorgeous. Choose this pack and you’ll be itching to sharpen your actual pencil. We recommend a 2B. You’re allowed to use a pen if you prefer. (Of course you are; we’re not control freaks.) But just make sure you enjoy the physical pleasure of real writing on real paper.
Nothing can ever replace that uplifting feeling when a letter comes through the post.
That’s where Pigeon folded letters come in.
Write. Fold. Send.
Each pack contains 6 different folded letters waiting for you to write them. Each design is of a similar theme within each pack but each one is a slightly different colour or pattern.
About Pencil pigeon folded letters
Inspired by origami, Pigeon, is a beautifully crafted combination of letter and envelope. A more satisfying alternative to the always-on, instant-gratification tools we all use to communicate with each other every day. Because even with all our hi-tech wizardry, nobody has managed to recreate the magic and joy of the hand-written letter.
Thanks to their miraculous homing instincts, Pigeons have a long and honourable track record in delivering messages. The ancient Greeks sent them out to broadcast the names of victorious athletes at the original Olympic Games. And Julius Caesar employed pigeon post during his conquest of Gaul. In recent centuries, of course – ever since 1660, when King Charles II established the Post Office – the poor old pigeon’s been somewhat edged out. We think it’s time to reintroduce Pigeon Post…
See more about Pigeon’s creator in a clip from Midlands Today