An envelope of snippets for September

An envelope of snippets for September

Here comes the rain… As I’m writing this the rain is setting in. The sky is grey. There’s ¬†slight nip in the air and I’m thinking that a pair of socks would feel very cosy. It feels that summer is over. So it’s a time to look to the next...
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...
Just what do we send out each month?

Just what do we send out each month?

Just what do you get in a subscription selection? And more to the point do you want to know in advance? So many of our customers tell us that they never look at the sneak peek feature on our website. They like the surprise of opening the envelope and discovering the...
The joy of the penpal

The joy of the penpal

The Penpal! I had loads of of them as a teen in the late 80s and early 90s. Letter writing was the way to stay in touch with friends that it was just impossible to meet up with. So there were new friends from a regional Guide camp (who lived just the wrong side of the...
Sticky…

Sticky…

Who doesn’t love post it notes and stickers? And lately, to add to the joy of sticking things, there’s also washi tape… glorious, addictive, washi tape. Aside from their general appeal, summer can be a nightmare for crafting & bullet journal fans...