We all love a fresh start. Which is why, even though our student days are long gone, we still jump on board the 'back to school' bandwagon every September. We like to see it as a warm-up for January; the chance to practise some resolution-making, diary-keeping and general leaf-turning.
And what better to aid you than some new desk candy? There's been a real backlash against the digital movement with dedicated stationery suppliers popping up all over the place;
Interview by Katie Antoniou
In our newest installment of Original Style interviews, Katie Antoniou speaks with London-based illustrator Alice Gabb. She tells MIEN Magazine about her love of lost traditions, favourite style icons, and how a good dose of old-fashioned social graces still very much suit our modern era.
Purveyors of fine stationery Smythson are teaming up with pen specialists Yard-o-Led to celebrate the art of the written word. In-house graphologist, Julie Hinton, will be resident in Smythson London's New Bond Street store this Thursday, 25th November – to discover the secrets behing your own handwriting style.