DAY 1 THE AIRMAIL ONE #MATCHBOXADAY

So the first day of my matchbox challenge has finally arrived. Box number one is inspired by my love of all things airmail related. The outside is collaged with old post marks and replica stamps. Inside is a tiny collection of vintage holiday snaps all tied with string, complete with a tiny handmade luggage tag, ...

91 MAGAZINE-MY FAVOURITE PAGES

Up to my elbows in matchboxes and all the things that need to go inside them, but I have slipped away for a break, to read the pretty pages of 91 Magazine's second issue. I love to see what Caroline and her contributors have been up to, our paths sometimes cross at blog or press ...

A CONFETTI WORLD-BLOG OF THE WEEK

Today's Blog of the week comes from the beautiful world and Tumblr of Nicole Hill, our paths crossed over at Flickr a couple of years ago, and although I knew about Nicole's shop, I only just discovered her oh so pretty Tumblr and I am so glad I did, now I hope you'll visit too. A beautiful ...

FEBRUARY MATCHBOX A DAY CHALLENGE

I have always been obsessed with old matchboxes, with secret small things hidden inside, I have one with a hand typed message from my great grandfather, which is very special to me, and various others which harbour beads, vintage stamps and broken jewellery. For a long time I have wanted to start a project, a ...