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Isabells Umbrella

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Isabells Umbrella


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Sales 6,330
On Etsy since 2008

Paper Goods Designed to Brighten Your Day

Born from a love of illustration, design and an obsession with stationery, Isabell’s Umbrella is a boutique paper goods design studio located in Salt Lake City, Utah. Ashley Giessing, together with her husband, Mathew, make up the creative team behind this brand.

All hand-made and homegrown, Isabell’s Umbrella was launched from a basement office in 2008 with a firm belief in the beauty of a handwritten note.

With thousands of online sales, years of vending at local events, and a collection of wholesale accounts under their belt, Ashley's dreams were realized with the launch of their paper goods line at the 2014 National Stationery Show in New York City.

Ashley continues to expand her paper goods line at home in the evenings, designing away after her children are tucked in for the night. Her husband keeps her company by packing up their online shop orders, printing using their vintage letterpress or by reading to her from a selected novel. During the day, Ashley works nine-to-five as a graphic designer and art director. Her talent flows nocturnally over into everything Isabell’s, from greeting card designs to gift-wrap patterns to packaging materials. Each card is printed individually and hand-folded by Ashley and Mat before it is packaged and shipped. Her labels are hand-cut and applied one at a time. The tidy boxes of cards, bundles of tags, and notebooks tied in twine are a true reflection of the care and quality she puts into every one of her items.

Shop members

  • Ashley Giessing

    Owner, Designer

    Ashley Giessing is an award-winning graphic designer with a love of stationery, unique office supplies, writing instruments, books, design, and color.

  • Mathew

    Owner, Director Of Operations

    When not in the mountains climbing trails on his Pole bicycle, Mathew can be found chronicling his adventures via Instagram, printing, reading to the kiddos, or writing his own novel.

Production partners

  • Mandate Press

    Salt Lake, UT

    Super awesome letterpress studio located in Salt Lake City, Utah

  • Off-set Printer

    Salt Lake, UT

    Local Off-set printer

  • Fabric Manufacture

    Durham, NC

    Our lovely fabric is made possible through this awesome business.

  • Off-set/Digital Printer

    Salt Lake, UT

    Local Off-Set / Digital Printer

Shop policies

Last updated on January 23, 2023
Thank you so much for visiting Isabell's Umbrella. Our mission behind Isabell's Umbrella is to provide a collection of unique paper goods that brighten your day, and inspire others to write more handwritten letters.

We delight in providing beautiful, fun products, and love hearing from our customers. If you have a suggestion on a product you think we should carry, please drop us a line!

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