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Papergang October Review

I’m still loving this subscription! I almost forget about it each month and so when I get home to find it on my doormat, it’s like Christmas. Speaking of Christmas, this isn’t as festive as you might expect. While I do like the colour scheme, I’m in two minds as to whether I’m disappointed that it doesn’t reflect the season. As it’s the box that contains the December calendar card I would have liked something a little more wintery. In terms of the  ...

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Planning

Papergang September Review

This month my Papergang box took me by surprise. It arrived before my shipping notification did! I picked up the box from the doormat and got very excited to feel the weight of it… it was very heavy! Yep, I actually struggled to get everything in the picture! The goods Let’s start with the thing I was most excited about. The thing I’ve been needing to buy for a couple of weeks now – the desk pad.This is just what I’ve been after for work. Although I bullet  ...

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Beauty

Autumn Lip Picks

I probably wear Autumn lip colours all year round if I’m honest. Light lip colours tend not to suit me too well. Neither do ultra dark colours so when I see people bringing out the dark plums for August, I get a little jealous. Therefore, those middle of the ground Autumn colours are what I wear all year round basically.  One thing that I can’t really decide on though is the kind of lipstick finish that works best on me. Except liquid lipstick. That will always look terrible on  ...

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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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