Ink & Lead Blog
Whether we collect recipes to actually one day cook the food that is featured, or simply because we like to look at the pictures, we all eventually run into the very real problem of limited shelf space for our cookbooks. When this happens, you have to make the very tough choice of retiring a few old favorites to make room for new tomes, or in my case, getting rid of my stack of old Gourmet magazines...
Writing by hand has numerous benefits that can improve various aspects of our lives. From cognitive development to emotional well-being, the simple act of writing with a pen and paper can have a significant impact.
Japanese stationery has a cult following around the world. Its reputation for quality and innovation is well-deserved as top stationery companies constantly work to improve common, everyday items. We are here to celebrate some of those innovations by looking at a dozen genius designs in stationery.
If there’s a journaler in your life, you know that they likely have an insatiable appetite for stationery. As journaling has evolved from the ‘Dear Diary’ days of simply writing your thoughts down on paper to what seems like a boundless medium for self-expression, journalers are looking for new ways to do everything from organizing their thoughts, to planning their lives, creating their art, and...simply writing their thoughts down on paper. This means trying out new notebooks, pens, pencils, markers, stickers, stamps, and you get the point.