Celebrate Today stationery review
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Celebrate Today with the cutest stationery!

Celebrate Today is a guided journal written by Jessica MacLeish and illustrated by Hello!Lucky. Designed to add some yay to your day, whatever the day, it's just one part of a ridiculously cute new stationery collection from Abrams + Chronicle. Also in the collection is (pictured above left-right) a journal* (hello, dot grid!), sticker book*… Continue reading Celebrate Today with the cutest stationery!

The House That Lars Built notebook and journal
Books, stationery

My Life in Color: The House That Lars Built collection review

When I spot a beautiful new collection from Abrams + Chronicle, I like to go all in. And when the products come from the fabulous The House That Lars Built, it's easy to see why you can't buy just one. After the success of her book, Craft the Rainbow, designer and crafter, Brittany Watson Jepsen,… Continue reading My Life in Color: The House That Lars Built collection review

Manuscript Calli Creations Writing and Wax Sealing Set from Executive Pens Direct - review
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World Letter Writing Day with Executive Pens Direct [sponsored]

Last year I celebrated World Letter Writing Day for the first time with some snail mail goodies from Abrams + Chronicle. This year I've stepped up the geek factor with a Manuscript Calli Creations Writing and Wax Sealing Set from Executive Pens Direct*. The kit is beautifully presented in a handy storage kit and comes… Continue reading World Letter Writing Day with Executive Pens Direct [sponsored]

Back to school stationery review and giveaway with Ryman
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Back to school shopping with Ryman + giveaway [sponsored]

Even though I've been out of education for a while now (*cough* six years *cough*), September still has an element of magic for me. As a stationery addict, back to school shopping is one of my favourite times of year and I love the opportunity to snap up a new pencil case or refresh my… Continue reading Back to school shopping with Ryman + giveaway [sponsored]

Hex and Ginger dot grid notebook review
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Guest post: Hex and Ginger on dot grid notebooks + giveaway [sponsored]

I'm handing over to one of my favourite stationery brands, Hex and Ginger*, for today's post. Fellow stationery nerds will be excited to find a giveaway and exclusive discount code at the end of the post. Hi, I'm Chantelle, owner of Hex and Ginger Stationery and today I'm blogging about dot gird paper! How to… Continue reading Guest post: Hex and Ginger on dot grid notebooks + giveaway [sponsored]

Stationery Swap June 2018
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Stationery Swap [June 2018]

I've taken part in a few of Jocelyn's stationery swaps now and I'm never disappointed (take a look back at my August, and February swaps). It's hard sending a package when you don't know anything about the other person, so I try to mix it up a bit whilst also keeping it quite general. I… Continue reading Stationery Swap [June 2018]

Using my bullet journal to organise my reading
Books, stationery

How I use my bullet journal to track my reading

Between tracking reviews of books I've already left, tackling my growing TBR shelf and prioritising books on my never-ending wish list, my bullet journal comes in pretty handy. Sure, I have my Goodreads app and Amazon wish list but it's so nice to have everything in one place. And colour-coded! I use my bullet journal… Continue reading How I use my bullet journal to track my reading

Abrams & Chronicle Fathers Day gift guide
Books, stationery

A bookish Father’s Day Gift Guide

When you're struggling to buy a gift for someone you can't go wrong with a book - and we all know dads are notoriously difficult to shop for. There are only so many mugs and keyrings one poor old fart can own with "World's Best Dad" on them. Me? I like to go with a… Continue reading A bookish Father’s Day Gift Guide

SherbetBox Club - self-care review
Lifestyle, Mental Health, stationery

Stationery as self-care with SherbetBox [review + giveaway]

Last year I reviewed the SherbetBox* stationery subscription and became an instant fan. Illustrator and fellow stationery nerd, Claire Keay, is a genius at putting together beautiful stationery packages designed around a new theme each month. This month's theme is self-care, something I'm a big fan of, and I loved seeing two of my biggest… Continue reading Stationery as self-care with SherbetBox [review + giveaway]

T-Rex stationery from Mustard
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Rawr-some stationery from Mustard [review & giveaway]

One of my highlights of the London Stationery Show was Mustard's stand. As one of the official National Stationery Week sponsors, you couldn't miss them and the rawr-some (#sorrynotsorry) T-Rex brand was everywhere. I had a bit of a nerdgasm when my follow-up email led to the chance to review the T-Rex stationery collection*. I've… Continue reading Rawr-some stationery from Mustard [review & giveaway]