Top 3 Magazines You Should be Reading

Ugh, I just love fresh magazines. There's something so pleasurable in familiarising yourself with the contents in each new edition - getting to witness crisp, glossy (or matte) pages turn grubby under your finger tips. The filthier they get, the greater the testimony to good reading. As you may have seen in one of my previous posts, I … Continue reading Top 3 Magazines You Should be Reading

A New Type of Imprint: The Art of the Magazine

I work in a paper shop. "Work". I'm paid to talk to people about stationery, pretty gift wrap, Filofaxes and, currently, Christmas decorations. Dream job? Probably. Being just a temporary Sales Assistant for the Christmas period, I'm aware my time within Paperchase is limited. This is yet to impact on my enthusiasm for spending in-store, however, and it's not just notebooks … Continue reading A New Type of Imprint: The Art of the Magazine

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