A Closer Look – June 2019

A Closer Look – June 2019

Each month we have a little nose at what’s been in a previous box, to whet your appetite and show you the kind of glorious stationery you’ll find in an Ink Drops box! June had some definite purple, pink and grey tones going on – let’s have a...
A Closer Look – May 2019

A Closer Look – May 2019

May’s stationery subscription box was full of delightful things. So let’s take a closer look: To begin with, there was the message in a bottle polaroid postcards. These are such lovely little pieces of ephemera, they’re almost too pretty to send. If...

Meet the Maker: Sam Luxford at NaviStitch

Our Meet the Maker series is an opportunity to get to know the talented artists and makers behind some of our gorgeous stationery. One of the things we’re proudest of at Ink Drops is working whenever we can with UK artists and makers, so you can discover new...
A Closer Look – April 2019

A Closer Look – April 2019

Ahh, April showers and the promise of spring… at least here in the northern hemisphere, April is a changeable feast of bank holidays and weird weather. Between all the unexpected days off and munching our Easter eggs, we put together a rather delightful...
A Closer Look: March 2019

A Closer Look: March 2019

Time for a closer nose at last month’s box: You can never have too many notebooks, so we started March’s selection around this lovely little A6 hardback notebook decorated with arrows. It’s ideal for a handbag, travel notes or writing that novel on...
A Closer Look – our February box

A Closer Look – our February box

Just in time for the March boxes to be wrapped & posted, here’s a closer peek at what was in February’s selection: Possibly the most awkward selection we’ve ever had to wrap, February did not arrive in our usual neat, letterbox-sized envelopes,...
The joys of a lap tray office

The joys of a lap tray office

There are things I do which, when others find out about them, seem really weird – even though to me they seem totally normal. Having a lap tray office is one of them. Working anywhere When the internet got excited about the rise of the digital nomad, I could see...
A closer look – January 2019

A closer look – January 2019

Ooooh, this was a particularly lovely box! January’s box contained a lovely mixture of quirky, cool and pretty stationery, with a total value of over £18. First up is a polaroid postcard featuring a distinctly whimsical balloon-powered flying house. It made us...