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Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

Here at The Paper Parlour it felt like an eternity for the Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty exhibit to arrive at the V&A but on Wednesday we finally got to go see it.  We bought the book of the 2011 New York Met exhibition a couple of years ago and was so happy when we heard that we would get to […]

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When will Spring arrive?

I have become slightly obsessed with bird motifs and I think it is due to my need for Spring to arrive! I came across this first image via Pinterest and the picture eventually took me to here. The combination of birds and cross stitch made my head spin! Below is another colourful and cute birdy Pinterest find. I think his/her colours are beautiful. Next up […]

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Tim Walker – Somerset House Exhibit

I knew Tim Walker would be exhibiting at Somerset House but I did not know it would be this soon! Yes the Tim Walker: Story Teller exhibit opened on October 18th and runs through to January 27th 2013. I think I need to go see this as I have loved his work for a very […]

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Peter Clark

I just found the collage artist Peter Clark and have really fell for his genius paper pooches. Not only am I obsessed with paper mechanics and paper craft, I am also a major poodle fan so these first two images instantly caught my attention. I have a Cavalier King Charles/Poodle mix  (Cavapoo) called Betsy so it is only […]

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V&A Exhibit Coming Soon: Ballgowns

I have just found out about a new exhibition coming to the V&A Museum in London that looks amazing. Its called Ballgowns: British Glamour since 1950 and covers a wide range of designers such as Erdem, Alexander Mcqueen and Jenny Packham to name but a few. It will also include gowns worn by Royalty and Hollywood […]

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The Enchanted Palace

This following post is not exactly related to stationary but then I hope this blog will show a mix of topics. If like me you love all things creative especially fairy tales then this may be of interest. I have been down to London and visited the Enchanted Palace exhibit at Kensington Palace. The whole […]

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