There are a myriad of binding methods out there and understanding the different types can be confusing. Why choose one over another? Which ones make for stronger books, and which ones will lay flat for easier writing? In this quick guide, we explain the 5 most common book binding methods you need to know.
Shinrin-yoku or “forest bathing” originated in the late 1900’s as a response to a rapid rise in technology, providing us with powerful lessons about the art of mindfulness. It reminds us that the joy of life is often to be found in connecting with the world around us. It could completely change the way you view your day to day. In this article, we explore the concept, showing you three easy ways to implement principles into your own life (whether you have easy access to a forest or not!)
The Lunar New Year is a clear time for reflection. This cleansing and renewal is very often a physical act too of course; the Lunar New Year festivities provide a great opportunity to declutter and re-prioritise. This year, we’re exploring how you can help your family and friends to do this through some unstereotypical Lunar New Year gifts. Blending tradition with a fresh sense of newness, these are all items that will truly help people to welcome in a new year filled with health and success.
Whether for friends or family, work colleagues or partners; the right gift can say so much...but the wrong one can also say so little. Boring gifts are out in 2021 so we’ve created a guide to unconventional but universally pleasing gifts. Each of these items are safe bets, but always interesting; any recipient you choose is sure to love them!
In the last 18 months, greenery has dominated the world around us, indoors and outdoors. From cute pastels to sumptuous forest hues, there’s a lot to be drawn to… As a colour that was incredibly popular in the 90’s, why exactly is green making its comeback? In this article, we’re exploring everything that the colour represents as well as, of course, presenting our favourite new botanical-inspired products.
A city-focused brand with a global vision, Walk With Me is set to change the world - one small step at a time. They work to nurture a love for a slower pace of life, a walk around a city, and ultimately a more sustainable way of living. In this article, we focus on the story and origins of this brand and equally beautiful products that have become a refreshing addition to the world of sustainable stationery and accessories.
Packing for a trip can be stressful. Between outfit planning and beach read deliberating, important items can be forgotten. The truth is, no adventure is complete without a pen to sign your arrival forms, a leather pouch to keep your passport safe, and a notebook to plan out your daily itineraries and record your journey in. In this article, we list six stationery staples that you’d be sure to regret forgetting on your next trip.
Stationery for book lovers is the equivalent of crackers for cheese lovers - the two go hand in hand! Whether you’re looking to buy a gift for an avid reader or you’re simply after something to make your reading experience that bit more special, we have you covered. Read on for the 5 must have pieces with easy links and tips to get the most out of your books!
Upon first glance at some of Katie Leamon’s iconic pieces, you will be struck by their beautifully printed journals to delightful patterned gift wrap; each piece making clear the creator’s real love of stationery. Katie Leamon has created these pieces with the intention to nurture traditional habits and handwritten correspondence...to encourage appreciation of an art that sometimes feels as though is fast being forgotten.
The names are similar enough to be confusing, but ballpoint and rollerball pens each have their own strengths. Here's a quick breakdown of the difference between ballpoint and rollerball pens so that you can find the right pen for you.
Whether you’re a writer or a lover of journaling, there will always be times when you feel less excited about reaching for your notebook. We’ve compiled this list of 7 of the best journal brands that are sure to spark inspiration and make you fall in love with writing again.
If you're looking to buy a thoughtful gift for a stationery lover this Valentine's day, we've got your back. Browse our guide for inspiration. From cute notebooks with handwritten notes inside to a cute set of pencils for their latest craft project, there are so many great gifts for stationery lovers!