Tree toppers come in all shapes and sizes, but generally speaking an angel or a star. Well, we’re a bit over those, so we’ve taken matters into our own hands. This year, we want a piñata tree topper. Do you? If so, read on as we’re going to show you how.
Ah, the poinsettia! A popular choice of plant often grown indoors for Christmas, but why is the poinsettia such a traditional Christmas plant to have in the home?
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Into the trees we go with our range Woodland Tails, aptly titled because this range is filled with cute characters all with tails and we expect many tales to tell. One question remains though… how did that polar bear come to live in our neighbourwood?
Our new Gothic Garden range is a true dark delight. We have combined bold Victorian inspired blooms and metallic insects with a throughly modern gold and white geometric design to create this timeless range of curious money boxes and trinket trays, practical stationery and statement homewares.
Half term is here, but are you prepared? What we mean is… are you prepared for those days when the boredom sets in?
Have you seen our amazing range of cards, aptly titled ‘On The Cards?’
We’re going to show you how to make a real statement with your Easter bonnet this year, where more is, well… MORE. We’ve literally thrown everything we have at this one!
Make your children earn those eggs and have a really fun time while they are at it, by getting them to create their own Easter Egg Hunt signs. These are super-simple & totally foolproof. Firstly download the templates at the end of the post and let’s get cracking (those eggs! Boom).
Ah, it’s almost Mother’s Day and there are two things that all Mum’s like: flowers & chocolates. Therefore, when our marketing exec mentioned she wanted to create a craft tutorial on how to make a flower bouquet, our interest was piqued. When she said it would have chocolates on it, we were curious. When we found out that Laura from Things by Laura would be creating it… well! We’re like, ‘show us right now!’
Want a marble-ous idea to personalise your present for Mother’s Day? Well then friends, read on as we’re going to show you how to make your own wrapping paper and gift tags using this marbling technique of old, but with a modern little twist.
Louise from The What Now Blog has written us a blog post all about de-cluttering your workspace & getting organised, which is perfect timing as we have just launched seven new collections exclusive to our three flagship stores in London, Manchester & Glasgow dedicated completely to the home office. More about the collections here, now over to Louise…
We all know how to use a planner, but have you ever thought of decorating it? There is a whole community out there dedicated to doing just that and we were overwhelmed by how many groups existed.
New Year, New You?
No thanks. The new range ‘Get Fit’ is all about improving the old you, whilst retaining some normality. Look, if we want to go to the gym and finish with a gin & slimline, then we will. You can’t give everything up all at once and sorry Dry January, we feel like getting wet. Probably with sweat, followed by a nice glass of red.
New Year, New You?
Problem is, Old You is still in the habit of being a little bit messy when it comes to their desk space. Old You really wants to change, but has a sneaky suspicion by Feb, New You won’t be anywhere to be seen.
Article by Katie Moody, The White Journal
When I think of calligraphy, I am reminded of square-nib pens, dotted lines and regimented text. In contrast to that, modern methods are much more about movement and free-flowing lines than they are to be the perfect, strictly-controlled lettering of classic calligraphy. It’s important to note here that classical calligraphy is very different from typography and the methods below are by no means correct in terms of traditional methods – instead, it’s contemporary hand-drawn typography and totally open to interpretation. Here are my tips and ideas, as well as three different methods for creating your own stunning type.
If you’re like us and you don’t start buying your gifts until the week before Christmas, then this lil’ festive gift guide is perfect for you. Here we’re going to take you through 12 of our favourite last-minute gifts to give this Christmas.
Who wants to learn how to make these totes adorbs baubs? There’s nothing quite like something you’ve made all by yourself and these baubles look amazing strung up on a real fir tree (or fake, seriously, we don’t judge – we sell enough of them!)
Ah, the awkward present. Always a conundrum! How do you make an odd shape look good in wrapping paper? Our wrap expert Lauren from Head Office is at hand to show us how to take that pesky present and make it shine.