Making life a little brighter

Inspired by the art of personal correspondence, the power of the written word, the smell of freshly printed things, the eclectic and the classic, the handmade, the everyday and once-in-a-lifetime celebrations, Penny Post reconnects us to what matters most: each other.

Our Products

We work very hard to bring you the highest quality stationery, office supplies, and other beautiful items from all over the world. We pride ourselves on having an extensive collection of journals, washi tape, and writing instruments. Our store is a place you can get lost in!

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Our Team

Amy, Owner (She/Her)

Born and Raised: Air Force Brat.
Pen or Pencil: Pencil.
Favorite Movie: Sleepless in Seattle.

Bucket List Travel Destination: Maine.
Favorite Product: Blackwing Matte Pencil Set.

Jenn, Manager

Born and Raised: Alexandria, VA.

Pen or Pencil: Pen.

Favorite Movie: Princess Bride.

Bucket List Travel Destination: Arizona.

Favorite Product: MT Washi Tape - specifically MT.

Ariel, Special Projects Manager

Born and Raised: Alexandria, VA.
Pen or Pencil: Pen.
Favorite Movie: Little Miss Sunshine.
Bucket List Travel Destination: New Zealand.
Favorite Product: Leftover Pizza Magnet.

Lisa, Digital Media Manager (She/Her)

Born and Raised: St. Louis, MO.

Pen or Pencil: Pen.

Favorite Movie: Young Frankenstein is up there.

Bucket List Travel Destination: New Zealand.

Favorite Product: The (salty) Letter Writing Kits.

Karen, Assistant Manager

Born and Raised: Various parts of Northern Virginia (Falls Church, Reston, Herndon, Alexandria).

Pen or Pencil: Pen.

Favorite Movie: The Godfather.

Bucket List Travel Destination: Egypt.

Favorite Product: OAD x CW Pencil mini tote.

Mireya, Sales Associate

Born and Raised: Arlington, VA.
Pen or Pencil: Pen, if I make a mistake I like to draw loops over it.
Favorite Movie: The Fifth Element.
Bucket List Travel Destination: The Moon.
Favorite Product: Penco Notebooks.

Megan, Sales Associate (She/Her)

Born and Raised: I was born in Dubuque, Iowa and raised in Independence, Iowa.
Pen or Pencil: Pen.
Favorite Movie: Any romantic comedy.
Bucket List Travel Destination: Santorini, Greece.
Favorite Product: The Kaweco Perkeo rollerball pen in jungle green

Carly, Sales Associate (She/Her)

Born and Raised: Palos Verdes Estates, CA.

Pen or Pencil: Pen.

Favorite Movie: It’s a tie between Anne of Green Gables and Netflix’s Fyre.

Bucket List Travel Destination: Morocco.

Favorite Product: Anything by Designworks Ink, but especially their Standard Issue Notebook No. 3 with the handy month and date strip at the top.

Phaedra, Sales Associate (She/Her)

Born and Raised: Fairfax, Virginia
Pen or Pencil: Pen!
Favorite Movie: Love & Basketball.
Bucket List Travel Destination: Greece.

Favorite Product: Lined Appointed Notebooks.

Jenesis, Sales Associate (She/Her)

Born and Raised: San Miguel, El Salvador.
Pen or Pencil: Ohto Dude.
Favorite Movie: The Lovely Bones.
Bucket List Travel Destination: Japan, Korea, and Alaska.
Favorite Product: The I work so my cat can have nice things desk stand.

Jenny, Sales Associate (She/Her)

Born and Raised: Fairfax Station, VA.
Pen or Pencil: Pen all the way!
Favorite Movie: Avengers: Endgame.
Bucket List Travel Destination: Egypt.
Favorite Product: Anderillium Inks.

El, Sales associate (They/Them)

Born and Raised: Chandler, AZ.
Pen or Pencil: I will never choose!
Favorite Movie: The Red Violin. But one summer, my friend and I decided to watch our VHS of Monty Python and the Holy Grail until we memorized every line.
Bucket List Travel Destination: Egypt & Wales.
Favorite Product: Midori Diary Sticker Calendar.

Gabriella, Sales Associate

Born and Raised: Baton Rouge, LA.
Pen or Pencil: Twsbi Eco.
Favorite Movie: The Goonies.
Bucket List Travel Destination: Frankfort, Germany. Specifically to go see the Frankfurt Book Fair.
Favorite Product: Fine Hunk of Meat Birthday Card.

Cassie, Sales Associate

Born and Raised: Fort Worth, Texas.
Pen or Pencil: Pencil.
Favorite Movie: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.
Bucket List Travel Destination: Portugal.
Favorite Product: Leuchtturm1917 landscape sketch book.