Posts Categorized: Desktop

Wait… M&S do Stationery?!

I found out via Forks & Brushes‘ post last week that M&S do stationery! I knew they did cards and griftwrap etc. but it managed to pass me buy thus far that they do a full range of desktop and paper stuff. It does feature some slightly twee and girly stuff, as you might imagine,… Read more »

Shop Visit + Haul: Choosing Keeping

Choosing Keeping is located on East London’s (famous for its flower market) Columbia Road. It’s been around a few years but until a couple of weeks ago, I somehow hadn’t made it inside (probably because I’m usually on Columbia Road during the flower market and it’s so hectic that I just get my flowers and… Read more »

Bureau Direct June Haul Part 1: Clips Ahoy!

As soon as I saw both of these sets of clips in Bureau Direct’s Stationery Wednesday newsletter a couple of weeks ago, I knew I had to choose them for my June haul. Both are Japanese, and both are very useful. How cute are these?! And very functional too. The OHTO Smile Slide Clippers are… Read more »

Hambledon @ Blogtacular Stationery Haul

I’m a long time fan of the Hambledon already, as my boyfriend is from Winchester (where their shop is based) and every Christmas break is rounded off with a trip to their amazing sales. So you can imagine how excited I was to find out that they were doing a stationery stall at Blogtacular this… Read more »

Moustache Stationery Subscription Box

There are a few stationery subscriptions services about but they tend to be fairly girly/cutesy, so there’s definitely space in the market for a more unisex version out there and I think Moustache Stationery may just have nailed it. They were kind enough to send me their first box to review, so here’s what was… Read more »

Bureau Direct Haul: May

Hello! How’ve you been? After a week off, I’m back. Perhaps not with a bang. But feeling rested and remembering why I started this blog in the first place. So this seems like a good time to share something positive. After going to visit Bureau Direct at their offices/warehouse a couple of months ago, we’ve… Read more »

London Stationery Show 2015

Yesterday I went along to the London Stationery Show 2015! Blogging is such a solitary thing. You get used to emailing lots of people and you get good at interacting on social media, but when you suddenly find yourself in a room with all of these people it’s a bit of a culture shock! Last… 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 »

What I actually use every day + the decoy pen pot

First off, please forgive this rubbish photo – definitely not up to my usual standard but let me explain why… Yesterday I was sitting at my desk at work, and started to think about how, when I have SO MUCH amazing stationery at home, I really only use the bare basics at work. I thought… Read more »

Kickstarter: Pencil Shaving Desk Tidy

Have you guys seen this? Doesn’t need much explanation really – it’s a fun desk tidy! And actually pretty clever in terms of space. Check out the Kickstarter page for lots more information, it closes on 6th May.