Why our boxes aren’t boxes

Why our boxes aren’t boxes

We’re often referred to as a stationery subscription box company… which I guess technically we are, but if you’ve subscribed to or ordered from us, you’ll notice a slightly random thing… Our boxes AREN’T BOXES. So why would we do...
London love

London love

As we head off to the capital for this year’s stationery trade shows (squeak!), we thought it was about time we put together some more London bundles. Though the city can be busy and overwhelming, London has its own unique magic – and it does weave its...
The anniversary of paper

The anniversary of paper

Some of my lovely friends got married last summer, and as their first anniversaries approach, I found myself thinking of the traditional anniversary presents.  Each year of marriage has a theme attached to it, traditionally, and the first is paper. Which is, as...
Choosing your signature ink colour

Choosing your signature ink colour

Ah, real fountain pen ink. There’s nothing quite like it… I have a few purple and turquoise cartridges which I can use in my old school fountain pen (which is battered but writes amazingly), but the pen I use the most, which was a graduation present, only...