Posts Categorized: Shop Visits

Stationery Shop Map Update 2017

Those at you that have followed ATS for a while will certainly know about my Stationery Shop Map, but for any newbies, or anyone that’s forgotten, I thought I’d do a quick refresher post. In 2015 I though it might be useful to put together a google map of stationery shops that I’d been to… Read more »

Visiting Fred Aldous Manchester

As you may have seen on Instagram, a couple of weeks ago I visited Fred Aldous‘s original shop. I was on a hen do in Manchester and where ordinarily on a weekend like that there isn’t time to wander off and go stationery shopping, luckily on the last day we went for brunch around the… Read more »

Typo Launches in the UK!

If you follow me on Instagram you may have seen that a couple of weeks ago I was invited to an event for Australian brand Typo, who have just launched in the UK. There was a pretty serious amount of desk inspiration as well as cute and cool products on show. It was a really fun… Read more »

Paperchase Spring Event

A couple of weeks ago I was invited to Paperchase‘s spring event for bloggers, which gave us a chance to look around the new collections it he flagship store, learn a couple of new crafts and catch up with/meet some other bloggers. It looks like kraft and gold is having a bit of a moment… Read more »

Visiting Wynwood Letterpress & Haul

When I was in the U.S. we had a quick stop in Miami, and stayed in the Wynwood art district for a night. For some reason I had assumed that Miami wouldn’t really be for me, but I absolutely loved the area we stayed in. It’s home to Wynwood Walls, and is a hub of… Read more »

NYC Stationery Shopping: CW Pencil Enterprise

Last time I went to New York in 2014, I did a bit of a round up of stationery stores I went to, along with some vintage finds at Williamsburg Flea Market. This time, given that I was there on my honeymoon, I didn’t want make my husband traipse around tooooo many stationery shops however… Read more »

Mini Target Haul

When we were in Miami we walked past a Target and as I needed some gift wrap for some Christmas presents, we decided to pop in. I didn’t really know what Target was to be honest, but I think in British terms, it’s somewhere between a department store and a nice supermarket. Anyway, it had… Read more »

Paperchase: Christmas Fun & SS 2016 Preview

Hi guys! I’m back and I’m married! Mental, eh? But it’s back to bizniz for now and I’d like to share a brilliant bloggers event I went to at Paperchase a couple of weeks ago. It was a chance to get a bit festive and have a sneak peek at the spring summer 2016 ranges…. Read more »

Meticulous Ink Hand Lettering Workshop @ Snowden Flood

London Design Festival slightly passed me by this year. It’s a real shame as there’s usually so many incredible and inspiring things to see, and so much stationery! Unfortunately it coincided with a really busy work week for me so I didn’t get to go along to any of the shows. I did however manage… Read more »