Gifts for Someone Who Loves to Write Letters

You can find a thoughtful gift for someone who writes letters in almost every price range.
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Even in the age of email and text messages, letter-writing is not a lost art. For your avid letter-writer, personalized stationery, an engraved, address labels or an embossing are good traditional presents. To take letter-writing to the next level, a calligraphy set or specialized fountain pens can help your friend or loved one an add an artistic touch to their letters. Likewise, books on correspondence etiquette -- both updated and antique -- can make good presents for the writer in your life. If your gift recipient likes to send you letters, placing a stack of self-addressed stamped envelopes in the package can be a thoughtful touch to save her time.

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A comfortable writing desk or ergonomically-designed chair can be a thoughtful gift for a grandparent or an individual who has trouble sitting for long periods of time. Likewise, if your gift recipient prefers to type letters, a laptop or printer may be an appreciated gift. For recipients who appreciate more traditional means of letter-writing, a vintage typewriter can be a thoughtful present.

Anna Green has been published in the "Journal of Counselor Education and Supervision" and has been featured regularly in "Counseling News and Notes," Keys Weekly newspapers, "Travel Host Magazine" and "Travel South." After earning degrees in political science and English, she attended law school, then earned her master's of science in mental health counseling. She is the founder of a nonprofit mental health group and personal coaching service.