Brush lettering with Staedtler - review

Simply Lettering magazine launch! [sponsored]

[This post is sponsored by Staedtler as part of our National Stationery Week 2019 collaboration and features an affiliate link] As you all know, I'm a massive stationery nerd, and this year I've been exploring my creative side with hand lettering. It's something I've been dipping in and out of over the last few months… Continue reading Simply Lettering magazine launch! [sponsored]

Stationery Show London 2019

Stationery Show London 2019

[Ad - sponsored. Thanks to my fab sponsors who provided me with the opportunity to attend this awesome event: Spotlight Stationery, Pango Productions, Staedtler, Oops a Daisy, Got2Jot, Stationery & Art and Executive Pens Direct]Not only is National Stationery Week one of my favourite weeks of the year but Stationery Show London is one of… Continue reading Stationery Show London 2019

Staedtler watercolour brush pens
stationery, Uncategorized

NSW19: STAEDTLER Design Journey pens [sponsored]

[Ad – sponsored. This post is part of my sponsored campaign for National Stationery Week 2019. Find out more here] It's Day 2 of National Stationery and Day 1 of Stationery Show London. Today's sponsor, STAEDTLER, is launching a new collection at the show and I was treated to a preview. There's also a giveaway… Continue reading NSW19: STAEDTLER Design Journey pens [sponsored]

Calligraphuck stationery

Positive affirmations and sweary stationery from Calligraphuck

I love growing my Calligraphuck stationery collection. There's something about calligraphy which makes me feel fancy AF, so it's totally fine that this stationery is sweary. I already owned the flexi journal, list ledger and pencil case, so when I spotted the hardback journal in Abrams + Chronicle's catalogue I had to have it. A… Continue reading Positive affirmations and sweary stationery from Calligraphuck

Manuscript Calli Creations Writing and Wax Sealing Set from Executive Pens Direct - review

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]

Quill set from Executive Pens Direct

NSW18: #signaturesunday with Executive Pens Direct [sponsored]

It's the final day of National Stationery Week 2018 and we're going out with a bang. You know what every true stationery addict needs? A quill! And Executive Pens Direct* has an incredible range. Check out this beauty! Is there a better product to feature for #signaturesunday than something which will allow you to sign… Continue reading NSW18: #signaturesunday with Executive Pens Direct [sponsored]

2018 goals - Get Your Shit Together

My goals for 2018

A couple of weeks ago I reflected on the goals I set for 2017 and, while I had a good stab at some of them, there are some I want to carry forward into the new year. I realised that these are the things I want to consistently do more of: 1. Make more time… Continue reading My goals for 2018

a bookworm's wish list

A bookworm’s wish list

The list of books I want to read grows by the day but I'm not going to include them all in this wish list. Instead, I'm focusing on gorgeous covers and special editions, as well as some rather fun accessories. Anne of Green Gables: V&A Collector's Edition, £9.98 | The Secret Garden: V&A Collector's Edition,… Continue reading A bookworm’s wish list

ms marvel volume 7
Books, Cornwall, Lifestyle, stationery

Friday Favourites #39

Have I mentioned how much I love that blogging keeps me in books and stationery? What else does a gal need for her life's happiness? I've built some fantastic working relationships with book publishers and stationery suppliers and I'm so grateful for the opportunities they provide me with. They're certainly keeping my postie in business!… Continue reading Friday Favourites #39

world calligraphy day 2017

World Calligraphy Day 2017

When I heard that the Manuscript Pen Company were launching the first World Calligraphy Day, I knew it was something I had to get involved with. I've hated my handwriting for a long time (I swear it was ruined by learning shorthand!) and have been meaning to find the time to learn some hand lettering… Continue reading World Calligraphy Day 2017