February Favourites: Austin Kleon, The Boss and the Future

So, February has been okay, huh? I mean, that is if you count getting the 7:30am train into town only to return on the 11:20pm as productive, maybe even fun?  It's been a busy month of reviews. I finally got to see the RSNO playing John Williams and, after years (literally years) of telling myself I would … Continue reading February Favourites: Austin Kleon, The Boss and the Future

Let’s talk about TYPOGRAPHY

Typography; is the art and technique of arranging type to make written language legible, readable, and appealing when displayed. The arrangement of type involves selecting typefaces, point size, line length, line-spacing, letter-spacing, and adjusting the space within letters pairs. ~ Bing Typography is just wonderful. From the wet spiralled ink - carefully, delicately, specifically ringed … Continue reading Let’s talk about TYPOGRAPHY

Stationery Sunday: goes back to University

Welcome to this week's Stationery Sunday It's here. Finally. My to-do lists are being perfected. My clothes are being thrown over the back of my chair. Most importantly, my bag is being packed. You now have three guesses to find out what's the first to go in it. Going back to school/university is synonymous with one thing in … Continue reading Stationery Sunday: goes back to University

Stationery Sunday: the ULTIMATE dream desk

Welcome to this week's Stationery Sunday! This week I'll be looking at the cosiest, most colourful, most inspiring, and definitely the most productive, desk spaces available to drool over on the world wide web, carefully selecting the best components of each to decipher what really is the ULTIMATE space for creativity. As some of you … Continue reading Stationery Sunday: the ULTIMATE dream desk

Stationery Sunday: Upsizing old books to maximise your social life

There’s a line of thought that enters the student mind each year when one is faced with the prospect of paying for those lengthy, greatly unanticipated reading lists in place of a crate of beer. The words “how much will this cost?” and “no chance!” generally tend to enter my mind when pasting each helpfully listed … Continue reading Stationery Sunday: Upsizing old books to maximise your social life