Magpie Monday: Vintage Calling Card Case

After a wet and blustery walk on the moor on Saturday, we stopped off for a mooch around the flag-festooned town of Moretonhampstead (I love the flag with the teacups!). We popped into some lovely antiques and interior shops, and also a charity shop, where I spotted...

Stunning Stationery: CL.AM Luxury Correspondence

It’s National Stationery Week 2014 and I have some wonderful stationery to show you! This week I’m featuring two stationery brands – one using print, and the other letterpress – both different, but both equally beautiful. Today I want to introduce you to CL.AM – the makers of luxury printed stationery …

Perfumed Prose

It’s so lovely to receive a hand-written letter on beautiful paper, but even nicer when it has been written on scented paper or with perfumed ink. Since my post on letter-writing, I have had lots of requests to write about this, so it’s time I shared with...

Letter to an old friend

Rain and a headache today meant that I postponed my plans to take the Princess out on a train journey and cycle in the country. But sometimes a rainy day at home can be just as perfect, and a time to catch up on nice things, such as writing letters. I have loved...