An open when you miss me letter is perfect if you and your boo are long-distance and looking for ways to feel closer to each other. But they can also be used as Birthday gifts, Valentines’ gifts, Christmas gifts, Anniversary gifts, or just because.

All you do, is write your letter(s), pop them in an envelope and give them to your loved one with the instruction to only open the letter when it applies i.e. they miss you!  

Grab your free printable envelope and notepaper at the end of this blog. 

 

The Magic of Open When You Miss Me Letters

Whether you’re long-distance, or you just love the thought of your partner smiling when opening a heartfelt letter, you are sure to make your loved one feel special. This is a gift they will remember and keep forever.

An open when you miss me letter can also be sent to your Mum, Dad or bestie if you’re living apart from them. I’ve found letters hidden in my suitcase from my parents when they lived in Australia, and I lived in England. It’s so lovely to read (although I was also bawling my eyes out). It’s even more magical when you find these letters years later and can re-read them. It brings all the memories of the past rushing back as if it were yesterday.

Okay, so I think we agree that letters are magical 😁 let’s look at some examples below.

 

Examples of Open When You Miss Me Letters

Below are a few examples of what you can include in your open when you miss me letters. You can keep it short and sweet or write multiple pages. Just see what flows once you start writing. Hopefully, these give you a bit of inspiration to get started. Once you start writing, you’ll be surprised by how easily it can flow.

 

Open When You Miss Me – Partner

My love, it’s hard to put into words just what you mean to me, and I can’t even begin to describe how much I miss you. But I want you to know that I love and miss you with all my heart. I am so grateful that I get to love you, and even though it might seem hard right now, it reminds me how special our love is. How lucky are we to have a love like this! I can’t wait to hold and kiss you soon. You’re in my thoughts constantly. Love you forever, a million times over, to the moon and back, forever and ever and ever!

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Open When You Miss Me – Bestie

It makes me feel all warm and fussy inside, thinking how lucky I am to have you in my life. I can’t even count all the life dramas we’ve been by each other’s side through. You’ve kept me laughing through all of it, and I couldn’t have done it without you. From crazy exes to traveling the world, you’ve been there for it all. I can’t wait for the adventures to continue with you. Even though it feels like we’re distant now, just know that when we reunite, it’ll be as if we’ve never been apart. Love you forever!

 

Open When You Miss Me – Family

It breaks my heart to leave you. I didn’t know saying goodbye could be so hard. But it’s only goodbye for now. I will be carrying your wisdom, humor, and love with me wherever I go. When in doubt, I ask, “what would Mum do?” and everything feels more manageable. Thank you for always being there for me, teaching me to be a good person, and always giving the best advice. I know you’ve always got my back, and that makes me feel so special. Love you to the moon and back.

 

If you’d like more inspiration, check out these love quotes for her and love quotes for him blogs by Good House Keeping. They are full of sweet messages.

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Open When You Miss Me Envelope

Suppose you’re ready to write your Open When You Miss Me letters. In that case, you can get three gorgeous printable envelopes and notepaper below.

Open When You Miss Me Free Printable Envelope Instructions:
  1. Download the PDF to your computer.
  2. Print in color & single-sided (if you’d like a higher quality print, grab some card stock instead of standard paper).
  3. Cut out the envelopes and notepaper.
  4. Fold the envelope and write your letter.
  5. Once written, pop your letter into the envelope and stick the top flap closed with tape.
  6. Give it to your loved one with instructions on when they can open it.

 

I’d love to know if you enjoy the free printable. Please email me or message me on Instagram (@suiteblissprintables) to let me know 😊

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