Posts Tagged: stationery

A slightly mysterious notebook from Shanghai

My friend Rich bought back this really cool notebook from Shanghai recently. I’ve been wanting to share it for a while but have been unsure what to say about it, because it’s a bit of a mystery to me… He got it from a shop called XTD Giftique, but there’s nothing at all on it to… Read more »

Three Nice Things for a Friday

I often see things I want to share, or get sent links to things people think I might like (my boyfriend sends me a lots of cool stuff he finds on design blogs – I don’t quite have the patience to look through them as much as he does), and I’ll always pop them into… Read more »

i am a: stationery to make you smile

As with a lot of brands, I first saw “i am a” on their Instagram. They got in touch to ask if they could send me some samples, and of course I said yes, as their stuff looks so cute! Their tag line is “we make you smile” and as soon as I picked the package… Read more »

Betty & Walter Pencil Cases

I love these pencil cases from Betty & Walter. They come in various shapes and sizes, and I styled some of my favourites up with stationery: The Strawberry Jam Pouch (that’s the shape) in Party Rain British Cloud (that’s the pattern – and let me tell you it couldn’t be more relevant to what’s going… Read more »

Quill London & Lamplighter London Calligraphy Workshop

Continuing on my quest to improve my handwriting and get more confident with it, I went along to another calligraphy workshop, this time with Quill London and Lamplighter London. I’d actually booked to do this a while ago, before I was invited to the Betty Etiquette workshop. They turned out to be a week apart… Read more »

Abrams Noterie + Giveaway!

Abrams Noterie is a new line of stationery and gifts by the publishers Abrams. They were lovely enough to send me some of their new items to show you all! The lines are all related to certain books, and these notecards are from the Forest Feast Collection. If I’m honest these are not the sort… Read more »

Stationery Tatts

Like me, you’re probably pretty into stationery. Perhaps enough to thinking about getting a pen or pencil tattoo? But you’re still not 100% sure and you’d like to test the water? Well, I’ve got JUST the thing for you! These temporary tattoos are by Tattly who, in their words, are a “temporary tattoo store for… Read more »

Rock, Paper, Scissors

Ok, there’s no Rock… Or Paper… But this post is all about Scissors! Maybe this is strange but I think there’s something really beautiful about scissors. Plus they are incredibly useful. I’ve just scoured my favourite websites for the best ones I could find. In fact, these are all so good, I need to seriously up… Read more »

Hermès Nautilus Pen

I’ve been squirrelling away, getting my new blog ready to go,  but have just squeezed in time to share this Hermès Nautilus Pen, which I saw on Dezeen. Hermès have teamed up with Japanese pen gurus, Pilot and Australian designer Marc Newson to launch the first item in their upcoming stationery line. It’s a capless, retractable fountain… Read more »

Review: Mark’s Inc. Tous Les Jours ballpoint pen

I was recently buying a couple of things from Bureau Direct and needed to add something else to my basket for free shipping so I thought I’d get a wild card item… I chose the Tous Les Jours ballpoint pen by Mark’s Inc.  It’s a very lightweight 0.5mm ballpoint pen. It’s USP comes in that… Read more »