client catalog ISSUE No. I
TABLE OF CONTENTS 4 our story 4 CURATE 5 MEET THE CURATORS
6 terms + policies 7 our process
8 what’s inside 9 past work
9 PROFESSIONAL SERVICES 13 EVENTS & OCCASIONS
20 contact us!
Our love for modern art paired with a passion for discovering unique products gave rise to Curate. We believe in the power that curation holds to make a lasting impact. This influence is created through thoughtful merchandise selection and the emotions our products evoke when placed together.
Separately, each item is just a small treasure, but together, they become an elevated gift to commemorate a person or event. Something that speaks louder than words.
In this spirit, we approach each client, individual and corporate opportunity uniquely. We strive to capture your appreciation for your clients, friends, or employees in every box we co-create. We take the time and care to understand your company, event and recipients as we design exclusive gift boxes for any occasion or event. Our goal is to leave a lasting impression, embodying gratitude in a way words cannot quite express.
A BIT ABOUT US
with each box, we desire to incite an emotion and memory within the recipient – one that is directly tied to your business… ranging from appreciation to joy.
christina oropeza, marco oropeza, CO-FOUNDER
Christina’s hope is that Curate will elevate the gifting experience and create an celebration like none other seen before. She received her B.A. from the University of Michigan in Economics and Art History. From there, she developed her keen eye for aesthetics and a passion for retail. With buying and managing experiences at both Bloomingdale’s and Paper Source, she and her husband decided to create their own venture in Curate Chicago.
Marco’s passion for business and innovation comes from his many years spent living abroad. After receiving an undergraduate degree in Business at Michigan, he spent three years with the Boston Consulting Group in Chicago. Marco recently completed his MBA at the Kellogg School of Management. His intellectual curiosity and drive for excellence are matched by his zeal for life, making him a valuable partner for Curate Chicago.
TERMS + POLICIES terms
Curate requests a minimum unit order of 10 boxes per style, and an order minimum of $1,000 per order. *Special projects are possible upon request
We are happy to accommodate your budget â&#x20AC;&#x201C; our pricing is a direct result of the products we select and the custom packaging of every box.
Curate will deliver to you*, however we are not responsible for shipping to the final recipient. If needed, additional shipping packaging is available upon request. *Delivery fees apply based on location and delivery method.
CURATE + GIFT SERVICES major customers
CLIENT SERVICE FIRMS
PERSONAL & PROFESSIONAL MILESTONES
CO-CREATE: the process 1 LISTEN 2 DEFINE 3 CRAFT PER BOX CHARGE: 4 FINALIZE + MERCHANDISE + PACKAGING + ADDED DETAIILS
PAST WORK EXAMPLES
We loved curating . this box! It’s full of unique, refined gifts fit for a gentlemen. Created to welcome and thank new male clients to the firm, we wanted to make sure it left a lasting, valuable impression. Where the Chefs Eat Ed. II Frausto & Co. Gentlemen’s Deck of Cards Russell + Hazel Leather Luggage Tag Izola Gentlemen’s Soap Set
Russell + Hazel Jotters Set
Seeking a special way to welcome their new female clients, we co-created these boxes with our clients to express their gratitude and appreciation. We paired unique, luxe products she’d be sure to love…thoughtfully celebrating the moment. Christian Lacroix Embossed Journal Moglea “Seize the Day” Jotter Capri Blue Travel Tin Candle Russell + Hazel Leather Tassel Pelle Crystal Soapstone
Our clients wanted . to express their gratitude and appreciation to their new clients in an extra special way. We curated this refined box as a result, the ideal option for a couple with thoughtful gifts theyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;d both enjoy.
American Photographs: Walker Evans Illume Tonka Noir Demi Candle Sugar Paper Bee Noteset Izola Brass Money Clip
Pelle Crystal Soap Stone
PAST WORK EXAMPLES
This box was created as the perfect selection of items to enjoy pre and post- vacation. Our hope is that each product will bring back fond memories, long after their travels have ended.
NYT 36 Hours: Europe Rifle Paper Co. Bon Voyage Journal Capri Blue Travel Candle Russell + Hazel Luggage Tag
Herbivore Botanicals Lip Butter
Our goal was to pair gifts that would bring delight to the couple’s new life together… all the while, celebrating their love with each treasure.
Handmade Baking: Recipes to Warm the Heart Blackbird Tees ”You Cook/I’ll Clean Tea Towel Set Up in the Air Somewhere Handmade Ring Dish The Social Type Love Matches Tatine Love that Burns Votive
Seeking to curate a box full of items that were playful, colorful and full of things a boy would love; this specific box was created to keep a sick child busy and mind engaged. However, it would be equally perfect for a birthday or special surprise too!
Dragons Love Tacos Scribble it! Postcard Set Kaleidoscope Colored Pencil Set
Tops Malibu Surprise Ball
Seeking to curate a box full of items that were playful, colorful and full of things a girl would love; this specific box was created to keep her occupied despite the flu or having her tonsils removed. It would be just as perfect for a birthday celebration too!
I Had a Favorite Dress My Wonderful World of Fashion Postcards Kaleidoscope Colored Pencils Tops Malibu Surprise Ball
We hoped this box would capture the celebratory birth of their baby girl with playful, whimsical treasures…bringing a smile to the baby and new parents alike. A Little Princess: Puffin in Bloom Series Manny & Simon Bunny Push Toy BlaBla Roly Poly Knit Rattle
We hoped this box would capture the celebratory birth of their baby boy with playful, whimsical treasures…bringing a smile to the baby and new parents alike. Hervé Tullet: The Game of Light Manny & Simon Taxi Push Toy BlaBla Roly Poly Knit Rattle
GET IN TOUCH!
Drop us a note and weâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;ll be sure to follow-up within 1-2 business days with any inquiry you may have. We are open to accommodating any request, so donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t be afraid to ask! email: email@example.com phone: 269.929.1062
looking forward to working with you!