Posts by Katherine Pilkington

“I went to a conference, and all I got was this lousy notebook…” – The power of good conference goodies

“I went to a conference, and all I got was this lousy notebook…” – The power of good conference goodies

Sound familiar? We all have to go to conferences – they’re important and we care about the what is in them, because we care about our businesses. They’re also extremely useful, informative and great opportunities for business professionals to connect with each other in person. Any business worth its salt wouldn’t be without them. But… Read More

Noted In Style’s Dreamland Adventure

Noted In Style’s Dreamland Adventure

Last weekend we all headed to Margate’s Dreamland for a fun-filled day out to celebrate the last working week of our much loved apprentice, Natalie. Having spent a year immersing herself in the business of customised notebooks, whilst simultaneously gaining her NVQ Level 3 in Business Administration, she was ready to leave us to start… Read More

National Writing Day 2017 – Our View

National Writing Day 2017 – Our View

Being notebook advocates goes hand-in-hand with the championing of writing in general, so as it’s National Writing Day 2017 today – and the event is in partnership with a charity that we send our surplus books to called First Story – we have decided to make a contribution to this year’s challenge. The brief is quite simple;… Read More

The Magical World of Bookbinding

The Magical World of Bookbinding

Handmade books are beautiful things – the term ‘bookbinding’ even sounds magical, bringing images of waving wands and sweeping cloaks to mind. But to compare the task of a traditional book maker to that of a wizard or magician would be vastly unjust, as I soon discovered when I attended a bookbinding course at the… Read More

Take Pride in Prose – a Bullet Journal notebook could be a reason to pick up the pen again

Take Pride in Prose – a Bullet Journal notebook could be a reason to pick up the pen again

A Leuchtturm1917 Bullet Journal notebook in action! We live in an age where speed and ease are prioritised and technology is the first route we take to manage this. When faced with the task of producing a piece of writing, I’m certain that most of us would make a b-line for the laptop and start… Read More

Targeting your Audience with Product Customisation

Targeting your Audience with Product Customisation

Product customisation is a wonderful tool. Of course we’d say that, but when you have a multi-faceted demographic and a busy, varied schedule it really does pay to tailor your merchandise accordingly. With the BAFTAs hot on everyone’s lips this week, we are taking this as a perfect opportunity to roll out the red carpet… Read More

Practical Tips to Boost Employee Motivation during the January Blues.

Practical Tips to Boost Employee Motivation during the January Blues.

Let’s Face It… January. It’s cold and dark, you’re thinking about the return to work and your over-indulgence has made you decide it’s the gym and salad for a month. None of this is inspiring, is it? You can bet that if you’re feeling deflated, your team will do too. So, time to re-train the brain and get motivated… Read More

Personalised Gifts for Christmas 2016

Personalised Gifts for Christmas 2016

Here at Noted in Style we like to keep our eyes peeled for anything new in the world of personalised gifts, and this year has seen a large number of retailers join the trend. The gifts on offer this Christmas take a step up in quality and integrate names, initials or messages into your chosen… Read More