Posts Categorized: Cards and Gift Wrap

The Best Printable Gift Wrap #2

Last year I did a printable gift wrap post, and thought I’d do a new version, with some more that I’ve found over the last few months. Hopefully these will help you out if you’re ever in a hurry to wrap something and don’t have a chance to run to the shops. These marbled designs… Read more »

Washi Tape Haul from Fox and Star!

I saw that Fox and Star had some new washi tape in, and having recently finished one whole roll, I convinced myself I absolutely needed some new onces! And so I fell into a washi tape black hole… I picked up these 5, a combo of MT and Maste branded washi tapes. NOTE: I accidentally… Read more »

Silver Deer and a Paper-Oh Giveaway!

I was recently introduced to Silver Deer, a card & stationery company, based in Devon, in the UK. They specialise in wedding stationery but also sell a really great selection of cards for other occasions, some of which I picked out to show you, as below: Clockwise, from top left: Polka Dot Hearts Card, £2.35… Read more »

Best Easter Cards 2015

Having let Mother’s Day completely pass me buy (on the blog I mean… Don’t worry, I didn’t forget my own mum!), I thought I’d get in there with a round up of my favourite Easter cards in good time. Basically, prepare yourself for lots of bunnies and chickens. Starting with these classy designs by the… Read more »

Geometric Pastel Stationery by Galison

There’s something about this print – maybe it’s those easy on the eye pastels, cooled up with a geometric print and then made a bit luxury with gold foil… I don’t know – either way I LIKE IT. These Thank You Cards come in packs of 10, for £9.99. Next up, the Petite Journal set:… Read more »

My Favourite Valentine’s 2015

February 14th is quickly approaching so I thought it about time that I did a round up of Valentine’s cards. I’ve picked these from some of my favourite Instagram accounts, and have focussed on companies/designers based in the UK: I adore the simplicity of Love Bex’s designs and this is a perfect example, just an embossed… Read more »

Happy National Handwriting Day!

In case you don’t know, it’s National Handwriting Day today! I’ve been thinking about my handwriting a lot lately… I don’t really like it. It’s fine, but it’s nothing special and I’d like to improve. I always find myself envious when I see other bloggers beautiful handwriting (especially Azizah at Gourmet Pens). When I was… Read more »

Help with Wrapping Your Presents…

If you’re like me and haven’t yet started your wrapping, hopefully this will be of some help… I saw it on Core 77 and had to share. Now, if only I’d only bought rectangular gifts…

Card Catalog Notecards

It was my mum’s birthday last week and she’d asked me to get her this notecard set because she had been writing to a friend recently. When they arrived I thought I’d quickly wrap them and send them off to her but I liked them so much I had to take some pictures so I… Read more »

Christmas Gift Guide: Stocking Fillers

In what is going to be my final Christmas gift guide of the year, I’m looking at stocking fillers. Everything below is under £10. No. 1: Neon Colour Block Pencils, £1.90 each from Hopscotch. These paint dipped pencils are really on trend in their fluro colours; yellow, orange & pink. Love! No. 2: Letterpress Postcards,… Read more »