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Meet the brand: Tombow

Meet the brand: Tombow

Tombow was founded back in 1913 in Japan by 28-year-old entrepreneur Harunosuke Ogawa. Originally manufacturing pencils only, the company has since branched out and now manufactures many of the world’s favourite art, design, school and office stationery products. Each Tombow product is a blend of beauty, function and precision, and…
Meet the brand: Sailor

Meet the brand: Sailor

Manufactured in Hiroshima, Japan, since the very start, Sailor pens are well-known as some of the finest and most elegant pens in the world — each created to a very high specification. It’s no secret that Sailor’s gold nibs are exceptional, and the company offers a wide range to suits…
How to make a traditional wax seal

How to make a traditional wax seal

Nothing finishes a letter or envelope off quite like a wax seal — they are attractive to look at and show the recipient that you put time and thought into your letter. In this article, we’ll take a quick look at the history of the wax seal and then explain…
How to choose your 2021 diary

How to choose your 2021 diary

2020 was a sad year and effectively a write-off for most, so many people are feeling a glimmer of hope when it comes to the thought of a fresh new year. What better way to plan your new year out than with a beautiful diary? In this article, we’ll walk…