How excited do you get when a piece of mail arrives addressed to you? Not the pile of junk mail, but that one piece that you sift through and get excited to open. A note from a friend, a wedding invite, a super thoughtful thank you. Imagine an unexpected gift box waiting at your doorstep. We are here to help spread gratitude through thoughtful local gifting.

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All products featured in our carefully curated gift boxes are from Minnesota makers and brands.

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What to Expect

Each Minny & Paul comes in our custom designed birch wood keepsake boxes from our friends at WAAM Industries. You can learn more about each product and maker with our informational insert included in each box. Every box also includes a hand written gift message on a full size card from local designers Hello I'm Kate + Madelyn Kozlowski.


When will my gift box ship?

Your box will ship within 3-5 days! You will receive three emails - one to confirm your order, one when your order has shipper and a final email when your order has been delivered. 

What if I still want the card but would like to write the message myself?

No problem, just leave the gift message blank. Cards are included in every box!

Can I buy two boxes (or 10) and send them to all different locations with different gift messages?

Absolutely! At checkout you will be able to include all of the additional shipping addresses and gift messages. If you have any questions you can always email us!

What does the box look like when it arrives?

It arrives in a custom wooden keepsake box from WAAM Industries, this box is wrapped in a kraft cardboard to keep your local goodies safe.

Do you host pop-ups? Where can I find these boxes in real life?

We will be at Rummage hosted by the Growler on September 30th-October 2nd so come say hi and see and purchase boxes in person! We are working on 'build your own' pop-ups. Join our newsletter to be the first to know! If you have an idea for a cool spot to host a build your own box pop-up we would love to hear from you! Shoot us over an email at

Can I build my own box?

It’s in the works! Stay tuned.

What exactly do you mean by ‘all local products’?

All products and goods included in your Minny & Paul box are from Minnesota makers and brands.