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Organisation & Creativity

Looking for tips to get more organised? Or like to tackle a DIY or creative project? In this section we’ll share tutorials, advice and exercises to assist with your organisation and creativity.

Why should you take the time to improve your handwriting?
7 months ago

Why should you take the time to improve your handwriting?

We type so often these days – on computers and our phones – that we can get a little out of practice with our handwriting. It often shows too, with …
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Five benefits of journalling – Why take time to write?
8 months ago

Five benefits of journalling – Why take time to write?

Keeping a journal isn’t necessarily like keeping a diary. Journalling is a more free form of writing — less about recording events, more about externalising feelings. It’s a chance to …
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How to bullet journal. We find the best guides for you!
8 months ago

How to bullet journal. We find the best guides for you!

When we decided to write a post about bullet journalling, and how to bullet journal, we quickly discovered that many, many amazing guides have already been written by people who’d …
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24 productivity tips: Work smarter, not harder. Today.
9 months ago

24 productivity tips: Work smarter, not harder. Today.

Why aim to be more productive in your work, study or life? Because many of us are secret procrastinators, or we’ve just never been taught how to work smarter, not …
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6 tips to get more from your diary and planner
9 months ago

6 tips to get more from your diary and planner

By  •  Creativity tips, Guides

A paper diary is an essential tool for the organised person. Diaries are much loved at NoteMaker — and luckily, there are more brands doing amazing things with diaries and planners …
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DIY Inspiration: Wax seals for corporate gifts and correspondence
11 months ago

DIY Inspiration: Wax seals for corporate gifts and correspondence

By  •  DIY

An inexpensive and stylish way to add flourish to corporate communications and gifts is via a custom wax seal. To provide some inspiration for using wax seals for corporate gifts (like …
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DIY Inspiration: Wax Seals for Wedding Invitations…and all things wedding!
11 months ago

DIY Inspiration: Wax Seals for Wedding Invitations…and all things wedding!

By  •  Creativity tips, DIY, Guides

At NoteMaker, custom wax seals are very popular. People most often purchase them for wedding related correspondence or marketing/business communications. They can be used to add some elegant detail to a wedding invitation …
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How to get started with calligraphy and hand lettering – Part 2 – Styles and techniques
12 months ago

How to get started with calligraphy and hand lettering – Part 2 – Styles and techniques

By  •  DIY

We’ve been so inspired by all the calligraphy and hand lettering we’ve been seeing lately, we’ve put together some guides and inspiration on how to get started. It’s a skill …
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How to get started with calligraphy and hand lettering – Part 1 – Overview and tools
12 months ago

How to get started with calligraphy and hand lettering – Part 1 – Overview and tools

Calligraphy and hand lettering is writing turned into art. It is taking the written word to a whole new decorative level. It’s adding impact to simple words with beautiful and …
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DIY: How to make paper flowers
1 year ago

DIY: How to make paper flowers

By  •  DIY, Guides

How to: DIY Paper Flowers

For centuries, flowers have been a symbol of love, marriage and fertility. Roses, in particular, have appeared in countless works of art and literature as …
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