Back To School Tips For Parents

We’ve all been chilling out for the last six weeks, getting dressed when we feel like it, the kids are hardly aware that there is an actual time of…7am. Well…

Fold Back Clips

When looking in the desk drawer the other day we noticed a superabundance of fold back clips, left redundant from the days when we used them to keep piles of…

Get Colouring – It’s Making A Comeback

It has been reported that there has been a surge in the popularity of colouring books for adults. Attributed to ‘anti-stress’ benefits and nostalgia, sales are rising as people take…

National Stationery Week

National Stationery Week is all about “Get Britain Writing”, and is running from 27th April to 3rd May, including World Stationery Day on Wednesday 29th. The Power of the Written…

Top Tips for an Easy Work Life

Of course we all enjoy work and never have any complaints to make, so here are a few tips to make your work day even more enjoyable and struggle-free…  …

The Library

Libraries are currently under attack as never before. Quite apart from the imperatives of cutting council spending, many critics question the point of  libraries. With the advent of the internet…

An Analogue New Year

Have you been completely immersed into a world of key surfaces and touch screens and maybe forgotten “the pen” and the “the notebook”? They were showing a commercial just before…

Stocking up for Christmas

Be prepared for the annual onslaught and get ahead of the madness of Yuletide. Get Busy You’ll need stacks of coloured paper and card for creating decorations and invitations (don’t…

Thrifty Tips for Seasonal Ordering

Certain times are better than others when it comes to making some purchases, and the reasoning goes beyond just what your horoscope tells you… Obviously we all love to shop and purchase…

Extending the Life of Stationery

UK Office Direct Prolong life of stationery

  Reuse large envelopes and boxes whenever possible. Offices often buy supplies and then throw away the boxes they receive, placing a label over the previous one and securing it…