a creative studio located in brooklyn, ny specializing in STATIONERY, GIFT PRODUCTS and event design.

the company
We started off with a line of wholesale stationery items in 2003. Our products sold all over the world and we have collaborated with some of the industry's best companies such as Anthropologie, Urban outfitters, West Elm, Galison and Chronicle books. Our works have been featured in publications such as Print, Martha Stewart Weddings, New York Wedding, Real Simple, Domino, Lucky, InStyle and The New York Times. What we do has evolved since the beginning but our love of good, smart and fun design still remains. In 2017, we launched a line of decor and gift items.

what we do
Custom stationery, party design, hand-crafted goods, decor + styling, branding, packaging and product development.

the founders
Minhee and Truman's wedding was published in Martha Stewart weddings in 2006 launching them into the world of weddings and events.  The couple co-authored their first book Paper+Craft in 2010 with Chronicle books. Minhee's second book, co-authored with Vane Broussard from BklynBride - Weddings in Color is launched in October 2015. The couple has one son, Truman Jr and lives in Brooklyn.

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Minhee's love of paper and design started in college when she studied abroad in Bordeaux, France. She has a BFA in painting and drawing from UCLA. In 1998 Minhee moved to New York to study graphic design at SVA, graduating at the top of her class. Prior to starting PAPER+CUP IN 2003, She started her design career in the editorial department at Time Inc. Custom Publishing.