lime green

The newest colour addition to the bookmarks collection… I love this lime green, it so fun, bright and refreshing. Paired with this racing green suede lining it’s pretty lime-esque. Is it weird I compare a lot of colour to food? (i.e. the purple one to aubergine.) It’s now available online and can be personalised too.…

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another shade of grey

Remember the last shade I had? I loved this mottled steely grey with the ‘old lavender’ lilac. They were all gone before December and was featured on this lovely blog. So I made two different shades of grey this time as one is very limited. I really like this shade of grey and it paired…

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a day of reading

Have you ever waited for someone who was supposed to come fix your water tank, at a time you both agreed on, only for them to turn up seven hours late?! Well that happened, only also it wasn’t fixed and the whole thing has to be replaced… (another appointment, another time) I am just going…

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women writers and translated books 

I read this article recently on Twitter, I was not shocked but sad I was not more aware of the fact foreign women writers are not translated as much as their male counterparts. 33.8% compared to 63.8% in 2016. https://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/aug/31/lost-to-translation-how-english-readers-miss-out-on-foreign-women-writers This was an interesting read for me so in support I decided to order Samanta…

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