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  • Meet the Brand: Helix Oxford

    Meet the Brand: Helix Oxford

    31 July 2018

    Before 1880 you didn't actually have to go to school, and now - over 130 years later - you do. And what's more, you have to stay there until you're 18. Quite a lot's changed over the years: slates aren't really practical any more (bit ......Read More

  • Meet the Brand: Moleskine

    Meet the Brand: Moleskine

    30 July 2018

    Who would have thought that a few bits of paper sandwiched between a couple of thicker bits of paper could become something of a cult item? Not all of them, obviously: your bargain-bucket reporter-style notebook where the sheets curl up after just a few lines ......Read More

  • POSCA Rock Painting

    POSCA Rock Painting

    27 July 2018

    Our very talented friend Helen Colebrook from Journal with Purpose let us know why she enjoys rock painting. Be sure to follow her on Instagram to see all her latest work @journalwithpurpose. Painting pebbles is something of an obsession for me. There feels so much less ......Read More

  • Colour with Claire

    Colour with Claire

    17 July 2018

    Claire - otherwise known as Colour with Claire - first got in touch with us back in 2015. I can't quite believe it's been that long, but even I - with my dismal maths - can work out that if you subtract 2015 from 2018 ......Read More

  • Space: The Stationery Frontier

    Space: The Stationery Frontier

    16 July 2018

    Space is big. Really big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the chemist, but that's just peanuts to space. --Douglas Adams Everyone knows the story already, so we don't ......Read More

  • Mechanical Pencil Day: Why We Love Mechanical Pencils

    Mechanical Pencil Day: Why We Love Mechanical Pencils

    5 July 2018

    This post is part of our celebrations for Mechanical Pencil Day, on 05/07 - the 5th of July, 2018. We love mechanical pencils, but some of you might be wondering why - there's nothing wrong with wooden pencils, and pens are usually more permanent anyway. Why ......Read More

  • Mechanical Pencil Day: Matthias' Personal Journey

    Mechanical Pencil Day: Matthias' Personal Journey

    4 July 2018

    This post is part of our celebrations for Mechanical Pencil Day, on 05/07 - the 5th of July, 2018. Matthias is the author of the excellent Bleistift blog about stationery, with particular emphasis on mechancal pencils. Here, he tells us of his own journey of discovery ......Read More

  • Mechanical Pencil Day: Crossword

    Mechanical Pencil Day: Crossword

    3 July 2018

    This post is part of our celebrations for Mechanical Pencil Day, on 05/07 - the 5th of July, 2018. While Amanda was musing over the suitability of mechanical pencils for puzzles in preparation for and upcoming post, she hit on the fact that modern technology can ......Read More

  • Mechanical Pencil Day: Dave's Mechanical Pencils

    Mechanical Pencil Day: Dave's Mechanical Pencils

    2 July 2018

    This post is part of our celebrations for Mechanical Pencil Day, on 05/07 - the 5th of July, 2018. For fans of mechanical pencils, Dave will need no introduction, but for everyone else - he's the person behind the much-loved blog Dave's Mechanical Pencils. As one ......Read More

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