This little beauty arrived yesterday! It’s a knitter’s notebook, £10 by True Brit Knits. I saw it the other day on The Well Appointed Desk (thanks!) and had to order one. I really like the simplicity of the foil on the front and here’s what’s on the inside: The inside cover has a knitting glossary, and… Read more »
A quick one today – an H&M (of all places!) find: I’m not 100% sure what I’ll use them for – I guess they’re just glorified paperclips really. I could make some mini clipboard postcard frames maybe… Anyway, they’re only £1.99 for 6, which I think it pretty good. I got them in the Covent… Read more »
A GIRL NAMED ELASTIKA from Guillaume Blanchet I Filmmaker on Vimeo. Yay! A stationery film! You may well have seen this already but I thought I’d share it anyway. It’s a stop-motion animation by film-maker Guillaume Blanchet made entirely from push pins and elastic bands (actually I also spotted a few paper clips – no… Read more »
Oh my GOD, did anyone else have a Funfax when they were a kid?! I just thought of them out of nowhere and a quick google has reminded me how BRILLIANT they were! For anyone that wasn’t lucky enough to have a Funfax, they were the kid’s version of a Filofax, they were around in the… Read more »
As I sit down to write this it’s approaching lunchtime, so there’s only one direction I can go. Food. Cards with food on them anyway: This is very silly but I like it a lot! Especially as someone who eats far too many carbs… There’s more to this next one than meets the eye, as… Read more »
Not much time for posts this week! So before I get back on it, here’s a great picture of some coloured pencils, sharpened the old school way, the way my dad still does it.
On Tuesday afternoon I went to visit the London Stationery Show at the Business Design Centre: It was really an event for buyers, rather than little ol’ bloggers like me so it was mainly sales talk and people with suits on. But I just had a bit of wander round looking at the various stands…. Read more »
So obvious, but such a great idea! For times when you need to do some very precise highlighting, Mitsubishi Pencil Co’s Uni Promark Highlighter is just the thing: I don’t think it requires much explanation, I think this does it pretty well:
Inspired by Things Organised Neatly, here is the first in what I hope will be a new series of my stationery organised neatly, by colour. First up, turquoise. This one was VERY easy for me, as most things I own are turquoise (this is just a small selection). Items are as follows: Stencil: Linex Standard Lettering… Read more »
I will be celebrating with lots of stationery related posts, as usual, so keep your eyes peeled!