Dotty about Paper interview with Got2Jot

Meet the Designers – Dotty about Paper

We came across Dotty about Paper through Instagram. We often scroll through and search for new designs that fit our brand so when we saw their stylish collections we knew we had to bring them on board. Since then their products have been flying out combining modern designs, textures and quality paper that we always strive to provide our customers. …

Summer Digital Detox

5 ways to do a digital detox this summer

Summer holidays are here again, where did that school year go? Although holidays can be a time for some much needed R&R, it’s also a time when you need to be highly organised especially with kids around. Sometimes the planning involved in sorting out activities, lifts and keeping everyone busy and occupied whilst balancing work is like a military operation. …

What does Father's Day mean to you?

Father’s Day – A time to smile, to give and to remember

I don’t know about you but Father’s Day always seems to sneak up on our family.  Although the shops have been shouting about it in their window displays for a while now,  it always seems a bit of a last minute dash for us. (Sorry Dad) Finding the right present can be tricky, particularly when dealing with a man who …

Meet the designers – Legami

We’re so excited to have the chance of talking with our Italian designers Legami as part of our Meet the Designer series. Legami were one of our first suppliers that we took on board when we started 5 years ago. They have been a brilliant supplier to work with continually refreshing their ranges and designs to meet the fashion stationery …

stationery trends update from the London Stationery Show

Stationery trend update from the London Stationery Show

I’ve just about recovered from visiting the London Stationery show the other week. For a stationery addict like myself it is like an Aladdin’s cave of paper. With the leading stationery design businesses promoting their latest ranges it’s always exciting to get a look and feel of the new paper products that will be hitting the market later this year. …

How to inspire your students with a bit of “motivationery”

We all have a teacher we remember from school – one who knew just how to grab your attention, inspired you to do well, and praised your progress; that teacher who went the extra mile to help you learn. The teacher who made the greatest impression on me was my French teacher Mrs Waller. She brought the lessons to life …

Key Stationery Trends for Christmas 2017

Visiting trade shows I find is a really key way to see new products, catch up on the latest stationery trends and indulge myself in a bit of stationery heaven for a whole day. The recent Manchester Stationery Show was the first one to be held outside of London in the very trendy Victoria Warehouse buildings. A great venue but …

Meet the Designers – Hotchpotch London

At Got2Jot we’re always looking out for new, fresh designs in stationery and greetings cards so we decided to run a series of blogs where you can meet the designers and find out more about their inspirations and predicted trends for 2018. We were so excited when we found Hotchpotch London at a trade show earlier in the year and …

Whitelines notepads

When the lines on the page just get in the way!

When I was in the big old corporate world a lot of my time I was a Marketing Project Manager so a lot of my time was spent in meetings in which we’d brainstorm creative concepts, visualise ideas, and set out our actions.  I’d note this down on my pad – ever the stationery addict – and come away to …