About the Owner, Kandice Matsler

Job title:  Creative-in-Charge at Barque

Favorite color:  red

Loves:  cooking, unsweet tea and beach trips

Education:  Texas Tech University

Trendy Stationer of the Year 2015

Fun fact:  Kandice worked at Calligraphy Etc. (the store’s name before it was Barque) in college, moved to Dallas to work for an invitation designer for 7 years, then was offered the chance to buy the store in 2008 that first inspired her love of paper.  In 2015 the name of the store was changed to Barque, and the store's offerings were expanded into more gift and lifestyle brands.