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Say hello to the team

Gemma Reed

Say hello to the team

Welcome to our world. Here at A Town Called Home we make unique handmade greetings cards, but you already know that, right? So we thought we'd invite you into our world and give you a sneak peek at the people behind the scenes.  About Us A Town Called Home is a small family business based in Newcastle. Launched during the pandemic, we're working hard to provide unique hand-made designs that make people smile.    What's behind the name? Quite simply, 'home’ is very important to us and we know many people around the UK feel the same. We wanted to create something that...

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Celebrating a Milestone Birthday

Gemma Reed

Celebrating a Milestone Birthday

Here at A Town Called Home we love to party. So when a milestone birthday comes along, it's an absolute must that it's celebrated in style.  But before you go and grab a perfect handmade card from A Town Called Home , make sure you know exactly what makes each milestone birthday so special.  We've done a little research for you, so sit back and prepare to learn exactly why us Brits love to celebrate each landmark birthday.   18th It's all about that first legal drink. It's time to pop the cork and celebrate.   21st The real 'coming of age' celebration....

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What to write in a Wedding Card

Gemma Reed

What to write in a Wedding Card

Being invited to someone's big day is huge deal, right? So it's only natural you want to congratulate them in style. Once you've selected the perfect wedding card, it's all down to the message inside. And sometimes finding the right wedding wishes can seem impossible. So if you're feeling a little stumped and find yourself needing a little inspiration... don't worry, we're here to give you a helping hand.  There are so many ways you can tell someone you're happy for them. So whether you're looking for something short and sweet, funny or sentimental, we've done a bit of research to collate a...

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What to write in a new home card

Gemma Reed

What to write in a new home card

So someone has a new house and you want to congratulate them in style...once you've selected the perfect new home card, it's all down to the message inside. Are you lacking a little inspiration on what to write? Don't worry, let us give you a helping hand.  It might be easier to drop them a text, but sending a card will have a much more personal feel - plus they’ll love receiving handwritten post that they can put on display whilst they’re unpacking boxes! There are so many ways to tell your friends, family or neighbours how happy you are for...

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Our Top Dad Bloggers

Gemma Reed

Our Top Dad Bloggers

Father’s Day is just around the corner, and as we were putting our Father's Day cards on our website, it got us thinking... 'Mummy blogger' is a term we're probably all familiar with, but did you realise there's also some amazing men flying the flag for all the Dads out there too?  We wanted to provide a little shout out to the Dad's who we think are smashing it with their amazing blogs and Insta content. Whether you’re looking for some parenting inspiration, DIY tips, ideas for delicious meals on a budget or a good giggle at genuine quotes from the little...

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