Mangoes

Mangoes

Great news for those of us here in Toronto: the summer mango boxes have arrived—actually a couple of weeks ago now, as of the writing of this blog post. We were driving through the Gerrard India Bazaar, al...

 

May 12, 2022 — Liz Chan
Blackwing Volume 200: the Coffeehouse Pencil

Blackwing Volume 200: the Coffeehouse Pencil

The new Blackwing pencils have arrived, Volume 200, which celebrates coffee and coffeehouses and how much creativity and connection happens in them. I typically give coffeehouses a bit of a European ai...

 

 

May 09, 2022 — Liz Chan
Tuna and His Plants

Tuna and His Plants

Some of you have been wondering about a Tuna update, which is heartbreaking even think about. Everyone is asking what’s the deal aren’t there two cats is Tuna still okay we are all invested in this...

 

May 04, 2022 — Liz Chan
Caleb and His Plants

Caleb and His Plants

We’re still renovating the house and it’s been a chaotic scene in all parts of the house. Our own vast underworld of drywall pieces and a giant shop vac and ladders and plastic boxes of screws everywh...

 

April 24, 2022 — Liz Chan
Kaweco Iridescent Sport

Kaweco Iridescent Sport

The new Kaweco Iridescent Sport has come back in. We had one pretty big shipment in several weeks (months?) ago, the first and supposedly only shipment, and they all sold out. We weren’t sure if we were...

April 22, 2022 — Liz Chan
Easter Weekend Hours

Easter Weekend Hours

I was supposed to let everyone know about our Easter Weekend holiday hours in our weekly email newsletter, but I did not, so here I am instead, posting it where no one will see it, the day before the ...

April 15, 2022 — Liz Chan
Leonardo Giada Jade Momento Zero

Leonardo Giada Jade Momento Zero

We’ve just received in the new Leonardo Momento Zero Giada Jade, which comes with gold or silver trim. I, of course, picked a gold trim version.

March 30, 2022 — Liz Chan
Working From Home During Renovations

Working From Home During Renovations

I have been a bit untethered, of late, as could probably be well evidenced by the unbalanced nature of the newsletter and overall spotty social media presence of our stationery shop, which, once again unfortunately, is my domain.
March 24, 2022 — Liz Chan
Blackwing Volume 93 Corita Kent

Blackwing Volume 93 Corita Kent

Another Blackwing Volumes: They come out just in time for when we all need a bit of a pick-me-up, which seems like all the time. This one was actually released at the tail end of 2021, although we only received it early 2022. 
March 17, 2022 — Liz Chan
Family Day

Family Day

Family Day Monday was the tail end of a four day weekend, because of the school board’s PD day on the Friday.
February 24, 2022 — Liz Chan