Few things in life evoke pure joy quite like the first time you put pen to paper in a new notebook. However, trying to write your initial musings in your neatest and prettiest handwriting always seems to end in a misspelling disaster and you’re left pining after a new jotter immediately. C’est la vie, non?
Still, we never get over the excitement of stocking up on new stationery, which is why we were over the moon to learn this week is National Stationery Week (yes, REALLY), which provides us with the perfect excuse to treat ourselves to some new desk decorators.
However, it’s not just notebooks were on the hunt for, no sir! We’re also looking to invest in erasers, pencils, paper clips, pencil cases and, well, anything else that’ll look pretty in a pen pot.
We’ve taken to our fave high street stationers to whittle down the best pencil case essentials on offer, as well as uncovering a few seriously cool under-the-radar brands in the process.
Ladies, it’s time to get uber-organised…