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Valentines Days cards at the Paper Crane for your sweetheart and your little ones’ classmates!

It’s Christmas Eve, and The Paper Crane is open until 5pm! Come in for last minute gifts, stocking stuffers, wrapping paper, and ribbon!

Looking for a unique, locally made gift?

The Paper Crane is delighted to feature beautiful semi-precious stone jewelry by local craftswoman Betsy Harms.

We are proud to carry A Second Breakfast, written by local poet gary horsman, with illustrations by Half Moon Bay artists, and an audio CD na...

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It’s the Holiday Season at The Paper Crane!! Check out our new Christmas Hot Skwash pumpkins, Michel Soaps, Mary Lake Thompson towels, tea and cocoa (while it lasts!!), Alice Frost and a unique selection of individual and boxed holiday cards! See you this Friday for Night of Lights In Half Moon Bay!

Boxed Christmas Cards are here at The Paper Crane!! Check out our beautiful selection featuring unique designs by Crane Creek, Saturn Press, Artists to Watch, Punch, Caspari, and more. Get them while they last.


a month ago
I love this store! Every time we visit Half Moon Bay, CA it is a must !! As a paper artist and vintage paper collector & crafter I always find unique paper treasures here. Beautiful little boutique style store with charming paper products, cards, craft stamps, vintage reproduction pieces. Fun!!
- Angela C
a week ago
One of most favorite shops ever! Unique cards and gifts...a very special shop in a lovely town!
- Christie J
a month ago
Good people, selling good things. Kind and helpful.
- Stephen K

Cards • Gifts • Letterpress

Cards, stationery, gifts, custom letterpress, and more on Main Street in Half Moon Bay. Family owned and operated since 1985.

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412 Main Street
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
United States

Business Hours

Mon:10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tue:10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wed:10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thu:10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fri:10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sat:10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sun:12:00 – 5:00 PM
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