Martha Brook Stationery Social 2019
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Martha Brook Stationery Social 2019

I received a gifted ticket for this event and all thoughts are my own It says a lot about me that I've only left Cornwall twice this year - and both times were for stationery events. I headed to London in April for the annual Stationery Show and again earlier this month for Martha Brook's… Continue reading Martha Brook Stationery Social 2019

Lettering practice
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A few of my favourite things #101

This post features affiliate links The reluctant countdown to the end of the summer continues and this week sees two lasts - Jenson's last swimming lesson with me in the pool before solo Big Boy Lessons start next week and his last day at pre-school. What a week! But let's have a quick look back… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #101

Hand lettering and calligraphy practice pad - review
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Tried and tested: Lettering resources

This post features affiliate links I've dabbled with lettering on and off for a couple of years but this year one of my goals is to actually master a technique or two. I've started to take it more seriously over the last couple of months and thought I'd share the resources I've used and note… Continue reading Tried and tested: Lettering resources

World Calligraphy Day 2019 - Manuscript Pen co reviews
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World Calligraphy Day 2019

This post features gifted products and affiliate links Happy World Calligraphy Day! The lovely chaps from Small Man Media have sent me a cracking bundle of some of Manuscript Pen Company's best products (and some Silvine notebooks to boot!) to celebrate this wonderfully nerdy day - and I'm in a sharing mood. As you read… Continue reading World Calligraphy Day 2019

Papergang - Hit the Town box review
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A few of my favourite things #99

Some of the products featured in this post were sent for review purposes (marked with *). This post features some affiliate links I felt so productive and inspired last week. I managed to find the time to practice my lettering, schedule blog posts, and get back into Grow & Glow. I nailed my elevator pitch… Continue reading A few of my favourite things #99

Hand Lettering Ledger by Mary Kate McDevitt - review
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Book review: Hand Lettering Ledger

[Ad - review. I was sent this book for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post features affiliate links] If you're a regular around these parts, you'll know that I'm on something of a lettering journey this year. I'm on a mission to learn some techniques and I'm sharing all of my… Continue reading Book review: Hand Lettering Ledger

words to live by from amazon
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Item of the day: Words to Live By by Dawn Nicole Warnaar

I spotted this on a bullet journal Facebook group the other day and have to have it. I'm crap at drawing and hand lettering but like to try new things with my bullet journal. The book Words to Live By by Dawn Nicole Warnaar looks like the perfect tool for beginners like me. It's £8.99… Continue reading Item of the day: Words to Live By by Dawn Nicole Warnaar