In a festive rush to find the perfect present for that difficult someone? We’ve selected our favourites for those who love everything stationery.
Finishing your Christmas list can be hard work, so we’re sure there are still a few names that need crossing off. If you find yourself shopping in the lead up to Christmas, keep reading our gift guide for last minute snazzy presents that will suit any stationery fan.
The Fountain Pen Lover
Showcase beautiful handwriting with effortless charm: the Kaweco Perkeo Fountain Pen is the perfect pen for any fan of the traditional stylus. Both the fine and medium nibs have an appealing spring to them, with a wonderful potential for beautiful handwriting.
Available in four different colours, from blonde to bold, this sleek fountain pen is an ideal gift for any burgeoning writer. Featuring an unusual, but incredibly comfortable, ergonomic triangular grip, this luxury pen will suit jotting down notes or practising calligraphy. Lightweight and hard-wearing, this is an affordable fountain that has been built to last.
The Design Aficionado
A bespoke accessory for the design obsessed, this solid organiser embodies industrial chic. The Danzo Landscape Organiser Hill has varying levels that act as a convenient holding place for design equipment or to artfully display personal jewellery, making it the perfect fit for studios and bedrooms, homes or the workplace.
Made from authentic aluminium alloy, and left in its original raw state, this useful little accessory can be purchased in rustic metallic or one of four matte pastel shades. Charmingly vintage without losing its industrialised core, this is an interior statement piece that would make a wonderful gift for any creative or stationery addict.
The Vintage Enthusiast
Crafted in one of the historical districts of Tokyo, this elegant pen is made of high-quality brass for a luxury finish. At the heart of vintage glamour, the Traveler’s Company Brass Pen may begin glaringly new but the colour will develop into the characteristic vintage warmth associated with brass. With a smooth writing tip, this is a pen to use with ease.
The Traveler’s Company has designed this writing instrument to be ultra-portable, with a ring on the top of the pen to be used as a keyring or to customise with accessories. Refills make sure that this pen will last the test of time, aging gracefully into a timeless gift.
The Budding Journaler
Keep work safe and secure, whilst still handsomely presented, with the CIAK Medium Ruled Notebook. This classic notebook is not only durable but water resistant, so your scribbles and scratchings will survive the winter weather. Find an innovative horizontal band wound closely around the notebook, a CIAK signature, removing the need for a separate pen loop as a practical finishing touch.
This is a soft cover notebook made with eco-friendly acid-free recycled ruled ivory paper, flexible enough in which to write on the go. If pink doesn’t tickle your fancy (or won’t appeal to the recipient), this robust notebook is also available in a variety of bold colours.
The Scrapbook Expert
Any creative person will appreciate this adorable selection of sticker sheets with a variety of colourful illustrations. The Iconic Diary Deco Pack V.7 comes complete with characters, patterns, spots, numbers and cute little icons to suit all styles. The ultimate customisation tool, stickers make an unexpected, fun gift for those who enjoy capturing memories in an imaginative format.
With nine sheets in total, there’s bound to be a sticker for every occasion, perfect to showcase your personal style and accessorize journals and diaries, as well as iconic scrapbooks and photo albums. Pop these in a desk draw as a secret surprise.
This is the planner to beat all others. The Hobonichi Techo Planner 2018 is a compact A6 size diary ready to support demanding lifestyles. This planner comes in elegant black with a weathered effect and gold embossed Japanese characters. An ideal gift for anyone interested in Japanese culture, you’ll also find pages on Japanese history, holidays and folk tales pinned inside.
This is a thick planner that has been carefully designed to aid in organisation. Laid out as a week to two pages, each spread features an inspirational quote, with each month sporting blank pages for jotting down quick notes and separate monthly calendars. Stick to that new year's resolution and be more productive with a chic start to the year.
Stationery Stocking Fillers
Looking to fill up those stockings? We’ve selected a few little gifts that are guaranteed to put a smile on their face come Christmas morning.
These adorable Midori Whale D-Clips are a practical gift with a fun twist. In a classic, cute design, with a trusty pocket-sized case, these d-clips are one of our most popular products for a reason. If you’ve got a friend who’s always in need of paperclips, you can be sure they won’t lose these ones.
Go for gold and keep up the festive spirit with MT Masking Tape in a glamorous sheen. Ideal for use in scrapbooks and arts projects, this fashionable washi tape embodies the season, perfect to decorate yuletide snapshots. A stylish stationery staple, this is one accessory we’re hoping for in our stocking.
If you’re shopping for the travel-obsessed, why not remind them of their fabulous adventures with a beautiful reading helper. This Hightide Bookmark features the iconic Eiffel Tower, reminiscent of wandering through the Louvre and strolling alongside the Seine. Have a friend off to the City of Lights in the New Year? This is a thoughtful anticipatory gift.
Buying a present for someone especially tricky? Browse our full festive collection of stationery goodies for a wealth of options.