With a daily flood of emails jamming up our inboxes, there's a special kind of excitement that comes from receiving real life snail mail.

minifanfan's illustrated knick knacks

3:00pm Wednesday, 08 May.

Minifanfan's illustrations are just as cute as her nickname, and that's saying something given that it's a whole lot of adorable.

wonderland room stationery

3:00pm Sunday, 05 May.

Is there a word for an obsession with adorable stationery? Because we're pretty sure we've got it, and these goodies from Wonderland Room aren't helping one bit.

clip nest

3:00pm Friday, 19 Apr.

Let's file this under 'stuff we didn't know we wanted till it was right under our noses and now we're not sure we can soldier on without'.

measure my mobile

9:00am Friday, 12 Apr.

Is there such a thing as 'primary school chic'? If not we are claiming and trademarking that term, and slapping it squarely on to these ruler mobiles.

wild fennel coloured pencils

9:00am Thursday, 28 Mar.

Besides improving eyesight, warding off creepy crawlies and dancing merrily on your tongue in a salad, fennel also makes for some perfectly rustic coloured pencils.

motex retro labeler

3:00pm Friday, 15 Feb.

Remember those retro label guns your parents used to stick achingly 'Well duh?' notes on your lunchbox with? Well, they're back in all of their overly organised splendour.

pressa russa thank you cards

3:00pm Sunday, 24 Feb.

 Press Russa provide you with letterpress notes for all types of occasions: thank you cards that are better than a handshake, calling cards to leave under welcome mats, or little sorry cards if you just need to say, 'Oops.'

angela liguori's craft supplies

3:00pm Wednesday, 13 Feb.

Need to top up your craft cupboard? As well as hand-bound books and vintage stamps, Angela Liguori is particularly well known for their range of neat ribbons, which are imported directly from their original home in Rome, Italy.

With just a little masking fluid and a splash of watercolour you can make some pretty spiffy looking cards with minimal mess.

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