Pencilled In

Browsing Category:

Stationery Corner

Stationery Corner

Soft Covers!?

I’ve never been a big fan of soft covered notebooks. They’re just a little too flimsy for me, and I like to use my books and/or notebooks as a supportive “wall” in my bags so they have some kind of structure (yeah, I know, shush). I wouldn’t go out and buy one of them myself, but thanks to the good folks at  ...

Read more

Stationery Corner

Writers Festival Edition

I’ve always loved literary festivals, but this year the Brisbane Writers Festival and the Melbourne Writers Festival upped their game by introducing a series of notebooks for sale (or to win!) – the perfect money maker for stationery nerds like myself. Admittedly, my collection of MWF notebooks were gifted to me using the power of  ...

Read more

Stationery Corner

A Diary and a Pen

Edition 1 of Stationery Corner kicks off with a review of Pilot: A Diary for Writers, and the Online Best Writer College fountain pen. I was introduced to the Pilot diary by one of my Twitter friends, and after taking advantage of the handy pre-order function, it arrived in my letterbox late last week. The front and back covers are sturdy, and  ...

Read more

Introduction, Stationery Corner

Stationery Corner

Oh, how we all adore stationery – don’t we? The adorable gel pens we had when we were younger (or still have and use), the notebooks with different coloured pages, those mechanical pencils that eke out more lead at a simple shake. For most artists, especially those of us who still prefer to handwrite or draw, stationery is a very  ...

Read more