SSLetters Holiday Gift Guide

This year we are advocating for folks to add some joyful hand lettering to their gift giving! We are so excited to offer this guide of AMAZING work by local DMV-based letterers so you’ll be able to share some extra warmth & creativity with you loved ones this season.

Hand lettered candle packaging, letterpress cards, matchbooks and more can be found in SSL co-founder  Handmade Habitat’s shop !

Hand lettered candle packaging, letterpress cards, matchbooks and more can be found in SSL co-founder Handmade Habitat’s shop!

 
All kinds of hand lettered paper & lasercut goods made with a touch of whimsy can be found courtesy of  Meekly Yours’ shop .

All kinds of hand lettered paper & lasercut goods made with a touch of whimsy can be found courtesy of Meekly Yours’ shop.

 
Get your lettering-happy friend a gift card for an upcoming lettering classes at a great local venue like  The Lemon Collective !

Get your lettering-happy friend a gift card for an upcoming lettering classes at a great local venue like The Lemon Collective!

 
You can find a whole range of illustrated gifties–including beautiful hand lettered pillows!–over at  Inkerbelll’s online shop .

You can find a whole range of illustrated gifties–including beautiful hand lettered pillows!–over at Inkerbelll’s online shop.

 
Unique handmade & vintage goods (with a hefty dose of feminist vibes) can be found at  Shop Analog ’s online & in-person shops!

Unique handmade & vintage goods (with a hefty dose of feminist vibes) can be found at Shop Analog’s online & in-person shops!

 
Abdullah blows us away with his Desi, Indian & Pakistani Pop Art and more over at his  Birbal Etsy shop .

Abdullah blows us away with his Desi, Indian & Pakistani Pop Art and more over at his Birbal Etsy shop.

 
We can’t get over these hand painted Maryland-tastic wood art pieces which can be found–among other lovely things–at the  Hey, Hey Heather K Etsy shop .

We can’t get over these hand painted Maryland-tastic wood art pieces which can be found–among other lovely things–at the Hey, Hey Heather K Etsy shop.

 
All the letterpress & hand lettered greeting cards can be found over at  Grey Moggie’s dazzling shop !

All the letterpress & hand lettered greeting cards can be found over at Grey Moggie’s dazzling shop!

 
There are letters upon letters in the beautiful hand lettered recipes in  Marcella Kriebel’s  illustration collection & cookbooks!

There are letters upon letters in the beautiful hand lettered recipes in Marcella Kriebel’s illustration collection & cookbooks!

 
You can find tasty food- and DC-themed handdrawn goods in  Rachel Kapisak ’s delightful Etsy shop.

You can find tasty food- and DC-themed handdrawn goods in Rachel Kapisak’s delightful Etsy shop.

 
& last, but certainly not least, the illustrations & lettering by  Carmonamedina Studio  will keep you inspired through till next year!

& last, but certainly not least, the illustrations & lettering by Carmonamedina Studio will keep you inspired through till next year!

 
Christy Batta