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Pampered Chef Thread: Can you mail a catalog without an envelope?

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    Default Can you mail a catalog without an envelope?

    A potential host wants to look at the new fall catalog (not the mini) so she can get psyched about hosting. Can we mail a catalog by putting an address and stamps on it, or do we have to put it in an envelope?

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    I think if you don't put it in an envelope, it will get really really mangled. I don't trust the USPS that much.

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    If you do send it w/o an envelope, use the sticker tape to close all the open sides. KWIM? I should send one to myself to see what will happen.

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    muchos gracias! i'll put it in an envelope with lots of stamps :-)
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    Yes, as stated, you'd have to seal the sides and preferably mark it to be handled by hand and not through machinery.

    I'd go with the envelope!
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    I have seen it mailed as is, with just the pages stapled together. 3 stamps will cover it.
    Don't know how it looks when it gets there....
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    I mailed several catalogs today in envelopes. They were all $1.51 each.
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    Just an FYI and heads up. I was just on the USPS website and rates are set to increase in May - again!
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