Field Notes National Parks series

My collection of brand new, unused notebooks was growing a lot faster than I was using them and storage quickly became an issue. So when my Field Notes subscription came to an end, I did not renew it. At least, that was until I saw the summer limited edition notebooks: The Field Notes National Parks series. 

Field Notes National Park Series

As you may already know, Field Notes release a set of limited edition notebooks every quarter – available to purchase on its own or through an annual subscription. They are dropping their 44th quarterly release (the fall release) on Tuesday, 1st October, which I’m really excited to find out about. But this post is about their 43rd release because I absolutely adore it. I have from the moment it dropped and now that it’s finally in my hands, I had to shout out about it. 

There is a soft spot in my heart for Field Notes. They put so much effort, thought and love into their products. It’s the finer details that make the notebook what it is for me. Everything from the outside of the book to the inside pages, from the cover to the details on the back. Each and every product is crafted with so much love. Even if I dislike the cover of that quarterly, there is always something to appreciate in them. But this time, I cannot fault it at all.  Continue reading “Field Notes National Parks series”

National Stationery Week – Pencil Day ft. Palomino Blackwing & Field Notes Pencils

Blackwings Pearl & Field Notes PencilsOn the first day of Christmas NatStatWeek, my true love sent to me: a pencil day.  Now I’ve never really thought of myself as a fan of pencils – I’ve always been a fan of ink and pens.  However, this is not because I dislike them but rather I think I’ve just never realised how important pencils are and how much I use them in my daily life.  All of my drawings are designed with pencils… all of my sketches, card design ideas, sticker designs are all sketched with pencils… they always have been.  I have a set of pencils from when I was younger that range from 9B to 9H – covering all of my needs – but I still never really appreciated them.  Until recently.  I now know how amazing these little creations are, how easy they are to use and how much I love the ability to erase them when I make a mistake (which is probably quite often…). Continue reading “National Stationery Week – Pencil Day ft. Palomino Blackwing & Field Notes Pencils”