Top 10: Stationery

  MAKE A SPLASH Though each gold foil polka dot is printed onto this Pool Confetti Note Set using antique machinery, the effect is decidedly fresh--like a running leap off of a high-dive. $18 (set of 6),
  DANGEROUS LIASONS We'll consult with Freud on this matter later, but there's something about adding a serpent into written correspondence that is very appealing--especially when letterpressed in gold foil. $26 (set of 10),
  MUSICAL INTERLUDE Palm Springs pattern queen, fashion and home designer Trina Turk, has collaborated with established stationers Dempsey & Carroll to create this psychedelic Coachella set, dedicated to her hood's infamous festival. $60 (set of 10),
  OFF TO THE RACES Hand-stamped, beveled, and lined in midnight blue tissue, the equestrian-themed Golden Horse Blue collection is a style trifecta. $100 (set of 12),
  TASTE FOR THE EXOTIC Our favorite block-print textile designer John Robshaw brings his inimitable flair for Indian-inspired color-play and pattern to paper with a collection featuring four recurring designs and three sheets of labels. $15 (set of 16),
  ANIMAL INSTINCT It was difficult to pick just one card from versatile UK bespoke stationers Romeo + Jules, but we can never say no to an elegantly illustrated good luck elephant. $25 (set of 8),
  SHAPING UP There's little chance of this one getting lost in the junk mail mix: the colorful Shattered Triangles motif by Vancouver, BC paper goods supplier Think & Ink Studio is both minimalist and eye-popping--like an electro-pop album cover. $10 (set of 10), 
  HEAD CASE Let your subconscious run wild with these inkblot Rorschach Notecards, inspired by the famous psychological test and engraved with black ink. $65 (set of 10),
  EXPERT BLEND Beloved Brooklyn studio Rifle Paper Company proves they've got more tricks up their sleeves than cheery handpainted flowers with this tranquil watercolor-styled Ombré Note Card set, which can be personalized with your choice of font or hand-lettering. $85 (set of 25),
  SPECIAL ORDER It doesn't get more personal than this: Vera Wang's utterly sophisticated Grosgrain Border cards feature your full name in lapis blue thermography with lined envelopes emblazoned with your address. $338 (set of 50),