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Finding the Perfect Everyday Carry Planner

Despite my love for planning, there has been something this year lacking. Because I always keep my planners at home, I’m not very good at future planning. If there’s things I need to do throughout the day I’m also at the mercy of remembering what I’ve written in my planner. Not great for a planner obsessive really? I’ve resolved to change this with 2018 and have spent the past month trying to work out what the best every day carry (EDC) would be for me. I do  ...

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Planning

My Midori set up for Autumn

I don’t normally do the whole setting up my planner for a season thing However, after setting up my Midori recently I felt it needed prettying up. After seeing all those travelers notebooks set up beautifully on Instagram I felt compelled to do the same. I’d seen a few TN kits around Etsy but sadly couldn’t find one to match my style. What I could find was a sold out Autumn TN kit from Filofabulouss. Some of the separate parts of the kit were still available, so I picked  ...

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Cardmaking, Planning

Bordeaux Craft & Stationery Shopping

One of my most popular posts is the one about the shopping delights of Hamburg. With this in mind, I thought I’d write a bit of a follow up post, this time about the fantastic craft shopping in France, specifically Bordeaux. For my summer holiday this year Ed and I went camping in a beautiful place called Montalivet. It was hot, sunny, had a beautiful beach and was a lovely quiet place to spend a week. Naturally, we ended up spending a couple of days in the local city, Bordeaux.  ...

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Planning

Papergang August Review

I was so excited for this month’s Papergang! The sneaks on Instagram told me it was being designed by Gemma Correll. She’s a designer whose illustrations I’ve loved for a while. The prospect of a whole box of her goodies sounded amazing! I patiently waited for the end of the month when it would arrive… I was anticipating a whole heap of red and while it’s not my favourite colour, I loved this pile of goodies on first sight! It was pretty much exactly what  ...

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