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Valentine’s Day 2018 Gift Guide

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and we’ve got you covered on awesome gift ideas that will have your Valentine feeling pretty in pink!

1. XOXO Mini Banner

2. Luxe Float Flamingo Rose Gold

3. 9-in-1 Multi-Tool, Pink Paradise

4. Compartés Rosé Chocolate Truffles

5. Overose Ultraflora

6. Los Angeles Makeup Pouch

7. Slay Neon Desk Light

8. 24″ X 30″ Letter Board

9. Sweetheart Tattoo Set

Posted on January 22nd, 2018 by Maptote

Cheers to 2018!

We hope everyone had a cheerful holiday season! Keep the merriment going in 2018 with champagne and wine totes for your family and friends! And don’t forget Free Standard Domestic Shipping until December 31st!

Posted on December 26th, 2017 by Maptote

Maptote featured in Bloomingdale’s Gift Guide

Working with Bloomingdale’s on exclusive metallic ink tote bags during the 2017 holiday season was very exciting. We were thrilled to be included in their holiday product line. But the excitement didn’t stop there we were featured in The Greatest Gift Guide as one of the best gifts under $25! Not only did we make it in their catalog, Maptote was seen in the New York Times advertisement on December 21, 2017. Check it our below!

New York Times advertisement featuring Maptote and some other amazing brands!

 

Posted on December 22nd, 2017 by Maptote

There’s Still Time for Last Minute Shoppers!

Maptote can be found in stores all across the country, so if you still need last minute gifts head to the small shops and boutiques that make your town so special and shop IRL! As a small business ourselves we love helping and supporting other small businesses.

Below are a few of our awesome retailers/ stockists.
Posted on December 19th, 2017 by Maptote

DIY Bandana Stockings

Maptote fans will sometimes share photos with us of what they created with our products! So, we were inspired by that DIY spirit and the holidays. We love how these stockings turned out, and how personalized you can make them. Follow along below to find out how we made Christmas Stockings from our Maptote Bandanas. This is perfect for someone who is a long way from home during the holidays or someone who loves cities near and far!

What you’ll need:

Two Maptote Bandanas

Embroidery Floss

Embroidery Hoop

Embroidery Needles

Kraft Paper

Small Piece of felt (or other scrap fabric)

Scrap fabric for lining

Sewing Machine

Straight Pins

First, start with embroidering onto the bandana. Using your embroidery hoop to pull the bandana taught, start embroidering a design onto the bandana. We used a chain stitch to monogram names. Here are few quick tutorials on embroidering.  Have fun with this part, as you can add as much or little as you want!

Using kraft paper make a stocking template. Make sure to leave enough room for a seam allowance (about 1/2 inch around your desired stocking size). Cut this out and place onto of bandana. Make sure to position so your embroidery work and favorite part of the map shows! Trace and cut out on the first bandana. For the second bandana flip over your template and position onto the desired part before cutting out. Use this same template to cut out your lining fabric, fold in half so you only have to cut once!

Place the cut fabric pieces together. Make sure to sandwich the bandanas in-between your lining fabric with the prints facing each other! Or in much simpler terms–good sides together!

Now using the small scrap piece of fabric (in our case felt) cut to be around 1 inch wide by 4 inches long. Fold in half and place in between the bandans about an inch or two from the opening/top of stocking.

Sew around the stocking, make sure to leave the top open!

Cut slits/triangles around the curves before flipping right-side-out. Trim any dangling threads as well.

Flip right-side out.

Fold the raw edges of the opening over and use the staright pins to keep in place.

Sew around the opening to finish off the stocking, pull out pins, and trim off any threads again.

And finally hang by the chimney with care and fill with goodies!

 

Posted on December 18th, 2017 by Maptote

Just Added SALE + Free Shipping

Make the rest of December merry by shopping our sale section. You can find unique, one of a kind items on the page! And don’t forget there is Free Standard Domestic Shipping on all orders until December 31st.  Check out a few of our favorite sale items below!

Posted on December 14th, 2017 by Maptote

A Few More Gift Guides!

Are you still looking for little gifts to fill stockings or bring to a work party!? Look no further! Check out a few more of our favorite gifts this year.

Gift Guide Stocking Stuffers

1. Three Potato Four Astrology Pack

2. Happy Socks Stripe Sock

3. Uncommon Goods Bag of Coal Soaps

4. Maptote California Coin Purse

5. OMY Pocket Map New York

6. Three Potato Four Naughty/Nice Key Chain

7. Maptote San Francisco Denim Pencil Pouch

 

Gift Guide for the Kids

1. Maptote NYC Font Onesie

2. Winter Water Factory Penguin Bib

3. Tattly Funnest Pack

4. Norman and Jules Fox

5. Maptote Mini Tote

6. Three Potato Four Pizza Pennant

 

 

Gift Guide for Worker Bee

1. Sugar Paper Desk Calendar 

2. UnCommon Goods Personality Desk Signs

3. Maptote New York Mug

4. Maptote Denim California Flat Pouch

5. Pink Olive Internet Password Logbook

6. Russell and Hazel Stapler

Posted on December 13th, 2017 by Maptote

Here today and gone in a flash- Flash Sale!

Shop Maptote’s Flash Sale NOW! This code only lasts until tomorrow 12/09/17. So,  fill up on stocking stuffers and products inspired by your favorite city! Use code MERRY35 for 35% off your order. 

Offer expires on 12/09/17 at 11:59pm EST.
Not valid on out-of-stock, wholesale, bulk, sale items, custom, or previous orders.
Posted on December 8th, 2017 by Maptote

Looking for that Perfect Gift?

If you haven’t started holiday shopping we are here to help; Check out our carefully curated Gift Guides for the 2017 season! We have guides for everyone on your list and are so excited to share with you. Find gift giving ideas for every occasion and person this season. Find links below to shop our favorite gifts this year!

 

Gift Guide for the Host/Hostess

1. Leif Fringed Sweetgrass Coaster Set

2. Maptote New York City Tea Towel

3. Mothology Antler Bottle Opener

4. American Heirloom Cutting Board with Triangle Pattern

5. Fine and Raw Assorted Confection Gift Set

6. Harney & Sons Holiday Tea

 

Gift Guide for Him

1.  Shinola Passport Holder

2. Pendleton Harding Water Bottle

3. Maptote Denim Dopp Kit

4. Digital Tape Measure

5. Cella Beard Oil

 

Gift Guide for Her

1. Kobo Candles Oud Aquilari

2. Maptote Makeup Pouch

3. Paper Rifle Co. Nailed It! Pin

4. Three Potato Four Letterboard

5. Ban.do Pink Skies Up Ahead Phone Case

6. Maptote Double Champagne Tote

 

Check back as we will be releasing more Gift Guides soon!

Posted on December 6th, 2017 by Maptote

Free Shipping All Month Long!

Receive Free Standard Domestic Shipping on all orders from now until December 31st. Order soon to guarantee delivery before Christmas! 

Offer expires on 12/31/17 at 11:59pm EST. Valid for Standard Domestic Shipping.
Not valid on out-of-stock, wholesale, bulk, sale items, custom, or previous orders.
Posted on December 5th, 2017 by Maptote
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