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There is no charm equal to the tenderness of the heart - Emma

There is no charm equal to the tenderness of the heart - Emma

by Katie Antoniou Readers of the synopsis for the new movie 'Austenland' may be forgiven for supposing that the 'Jane Austen theme park' the protagonist travels to in order to find love is merely a figment of Hollywood's imagination, but actually, it's not that far from the truth. Wrapping up last weekend, was the annual Jane Austen Festival which took place in Bath, a city that features in many of the author's novels.
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The White Stuff: a festive gift guide for stationery fans

The White Stuff: a festive gift guide for stationery fans

by Katie Antoniou I don't know whether it's just that I'm getting old or the novelty factor of paper goods in a digital age, but I'm becoming more and more obsessed with stationery. Nothing gets my ink running quite like some old school erasers, beautifully covered notebooks, customised stamps or, best of all-real mail in the post. Lucky for me and anyone else suffering from a similar fetish, there's now a plethora of retail experts and artists catering to our craving for the white stuff.
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