alternative advent calendars

Top ten alternative advent calendars for Christmas 2015

Fed up of those naff chocolate advent calendars that don't even taste like real chocolate? Fear not, as I've discovered ten incredible alternative calendars. There's bound to be one here for you! For the hipsters: beard oils (Not on the High Street, £29.99) For the tea lovers: various tea (Not on the High Street, £29.50)… Continue reading Top ten alternative advent calendars for Christmas 2015

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Lifestyle, stationery

Wrapping up National Stationery Week

I know, I blogged about it all last week but I just need one more day to share some of the incredible products and blog posts I came across during National Stationery Week. Then we'll get back to our regular programming - with the usual amount of stationery love! Here's a look at some of… Continue reading Wrapping up National Stationery Week

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Lifestyle, stationery

National Stationery Week: World Stationery Day

In honour of World Stationery Day, arguably one of the best days of the year, I thought I'd share with you some of my recent finds. Dough-Notes, £9.90, Quill London Sticky notes, £6.00, Caroline Gardner Desktop notepad, £7.40, Fox & Star Letter rack, £28.00, Anthropologie Notebook, £17.95, Selfridges USB hub, £7.50, V&A Desktop calendar, £3.99,… Continue reading National Stationery Week: World Stationery Day

i want one of those sale

Best of the sales

One of the best things about Christmas is the post-Christmas sales - just try and ignore the fact that the gifts you bought are now half price! I've been checking out the whole internet (well, almost) so you don't have to. Here are some of my highlights: Happy jumper, Oliver Bonas, was £45.00, now £30.00… Continue reading Best of the sales

kate spade notecards from selfridges

Top ten Kate Spade stationery items from Selfridges

I've mentioned before how much I love the Kate Spade stationery available at Selfridges. Now they've added to their collection I reckon if I walked around a store I'd be in heaven! Here are my must-have items: Set of three nesting boxes Set of three nesting boxes, £59.95 Little gold notebook, £17.95 Escape the ordinary… Continue reading Top ten Kate Spade stationery items from Selfridges


Kate Spade stationery from Selfridges

Stationery geeks and Kate Spade fans, take a deep breath. Your mind is about to be blown by a whole load of epic shit. Ready? Here goes... I'm about to update my pinboard and move my collection of inspiration into the (now shared) office. This set of 24 bow push pins (£25.95) will finish it… Continue reading Kate Spade stationery from Selfridges


Item of the day: Kate Spade laptop sleeve

Yesterday I upgraded to an iPhone 5S. And you know what that means? New phone cover, yay! I have had my eye on some really cool Kate Spades ones for a while (popcorn, clapperboard) but, sod's law, they're now out of stock. Not to worry, I got a cool Orla Kiely one. I figured I… Continue reading Item of the day: Kate Spade laptop sleeve


Item of the day: Eleven Paris t-shirt

Eleven Paris does a great range of tees for children and teens and my favourite has to be this one featuring Amy Winehouse. They're £25.00 from Selfridges. If you know a trendy wee one, why not collect the range? Others in the collection include Robert Pattinson, Will Smith and Kate Moss.