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Review – Vintage McCall’s Patterns Notebook Collection

Vintage is so popular these days, it’s not surprising that Chronicle Books have come up with a series of notebooks based on the iconic format of McCall’s sewing patterns. Although the clothing depicted on the front is definitely vintage – 60’s or 70’s I’d guess – the format of modern sewing patterns hasn’t changed, but… Continue reading Review – Vintage McCall’s Patterns Notebook Collection

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Review: Galison Journal and pouch

The avian tropics handmade embroidered journal and pencil case feature one of  Brie Harrison‘s designs, a designer and illustrator based in East London. Her work is inspired by travel and nature and focuses on her love of pattern and colour. They were sent to us to review by abrams & chronicle books and are part of… Continue reading Review: Galison Journal and pouch

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Review: Dark Star Notebook

On first impressions the Dark Star notebook seemed pretty basic with its manilla card cover, simple logo and thick black spine yet it has proved to be extremely durable and hard-wearing. The paper is thick enough so the writing does not seep through, the book is sturdy enough that it does not get crumpled in my handbag even… Continue reading Review: Dark Star Notebook