Monthly Archives: December 2009

Thank you!

I’m struggling with the inlaws computer at the moment..it does NOT like blogging. I’m getting a bit too stressed about something so trivial, so I think I might call it a day for Pillar Box Post until the new year. 2009 was the beginning of Pillar Box Post and better than I could have imagined… [...]

Last Minute Christmas…Wrapping

I mentioned in the previous post that I found using the Aubin & Wills catalog useful for creating paper snowflakes. Well that isn’t where it stops…I just looked under the tree and realized I had also wrapped all the presents with store publications. Specifically a giant Cos lookbook, as it has giant A3 pages with [...]

Last Minute Christmas…Snowflake Star Decorations

thanks to lolly girl for her image…I forgot to upload mine before I left home! Ahh, Christmas is nearly here!! First, I’d like to apologize for my lack of presence lately. It’s been a busy month as it is for everybody, but there was some urgent family matters as well so I’ve been a bit [...]

Love from Hetty & Dave…at London Design Makers

With a last minute invite to the London Design Makers event for all things handmade, I dragged my flu recovering body out into public on Saturday. I am glad I did, as it was a lovely little show and I got to introduce myself to quite a few people (including the lovely Lynne from Tea [...]

Early Christmas Gift….

Yesterday I received an amazing early christmas gift…I’m sure it’s a mistake, but the London Times have named Pillar Box Post as one of the 50 of the world’s best design blogs!!  Number 47 to be exact. I was absolutely thrilled, honoured and dubious when I saw I was surrounded by so many brilliant bloggers. [...]

Christmas in the Window…Part 4

Another look into the Christmas window displays of London’s stores…(Missed part 1, 2, or 3?) First up today is the delightful little display from Pedlars. Cheerful, colourful and a bit quirky…lovin’ the little birdies sitting on the branch. It’s like a modern day version of all those stuffy cards that you still get from grandmas [...]