A Writer's Life with Sailor Pens

A Writer's Life with Sailor Pens

New to the shop this year is Sailor, a Japanese manufacturer of fine fountain pens and inks. We dive deep into the history of Sailor, the difference between styles and nibs, and ponder the art of writing itself. Let's dive in!

Read more

How To Write A Love Letter

How To Write A Love Letter

Love letters have a reputation for being old-fashioned, a relic from a time long ago when lovers were kept apart by great distances, political conflicts, and plagues (sound familiar?), and had to make their words last.

Read more

Life with Desk

Life with Desk

A wide open space where you can work and think, without distraction. That's what a desk is for. 

A desk is not for collecting clutter, dirty dishes, or outdated mail.

A desk is a space for you, your tools, and your thoughts. 

Where else do you accomplish so much?

Read more

How to Choose a Notebook

How to Choose a Notebook

Welcome to the third installment of our Well Organized Life series, where we showcase our favorite tools and techniques for... what's that? A well organized life!

Today we're going to talk about one of the greatest forms of human technology in existence today: Notebooks.

Read more

How to Pack Light

How to Pack Light

Welcome to the second installment of our Well Organized Life series, where we showcase our favorite tools and techniques for... what's that? A well organized life! Today our focus is how to pack light for a practical day's use.

Keep Reading If:

  • Every day you leave the house with enough gear to survive a week on the road
  • Your daily-use bag is heavy and full of stuff you might use but rarely do
  • You appreciate efficiency but also fun

Read more

How to Stay Organized

How to Stay Organized

Welcome to the first installment of our Well Organized Life series!

Keep Reading If:

  • You're frequently carry around too much stuff (just in case!) 
  • It takes forever to find anything in your bag 
  • Your gear gets thrashed fast & this is not a skate video 
  • You get a thrill out of planning & being efficient

In this series we'll showcase our favorite tools and techniques for... what's that? A well organized life! This time, our focus is how to effortlessly carry our everyday daily-use desktop goods from home to school, work and back again.

Read more

Let's Talk About: BAGGU

Let's Talk About: BAGGU

"A place for everything and everything in its place" is a saying we never get tired of around here. Sounds a little strict at first, and maybe for some it comes with the pang of a reprimanding parent or teacher, but check this out – having an organized life is nice. Knowing where your stuff is at any given time? Nice. Looking at all your stuff organized into pleasing piles? You ever heard of flower arranging? Almost the same thing. Just feels nice.

Read more