There’s nothing better than curling up with a good book and being transported into another world—especially for those who want to avoid the winter season. And while a novel is a welcome gift for any book lover, there are also plenty of other delightful, reading-related products out there. Even though some might prefer e-books, gift-giving is more special when you exchange something thoughtful and physical, hand-to-hand.
Posts by Emma Taggart
Have you ever looked up to the night sky and wondered how to identify famous star patterns?
You probably remember “Paint-by-Numbers” kits from your childhood, but do you know the history of how they came to be?
For fans of anime, there’s nothing quite like the works of Studio Ghibli. The small team of animators spends years lovingly crafting each amazing story, bringing to life tales of adventure, love, and friendship through countless hand-drawn frames. From My Neighbor Totoro to Howl's Moving Castle, each captivating film allows viewers to immerse themselves in magical fantasy worlds.
Post World War I, the “Roaring Twenties” was a time of exciting social and political change in the U.S.
Most book lovers would agree that coming across a very long sentence in a novel can sometimes require multiple reads...
International Women's Day is celebrated every year on March 8 around the world. The occasion invites us to reflect on the progress made in women’s rights, encourages calls for change, and celebrates famous women from history whose courageous acts helped define our future. Whether they are scientists, activists, politicians, or explorers, women have shown time and time again that they are powerful enough to combat prejudice and change the world.
Spring is finally in full bloom!
Do you know someone who’s into limited-edition art toys? From vinyl toys to plush collectibles, designer toys are an art form of their own. Many are created or inspired by artists, illustrators, designers, and museums, such as the limited-edition collection of Kidrobot Dunny figures made in collaboration with The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
With their laid-back attitude and seemingly permanent smile, sloths make it really hard not to love them.
Whether you’re planning a painting or simply giving your walls a new lick of paint, we’re spoiled for choice when...