This charmingly illustrated journal offers moms-to-be a place to document the colorful details of their pregnancy, from first reactions to being pregnant to meeting baby. Featuring classic and quirky prompts—covering symptoms, cravings, baby nicknames, maternity clothes, and more—plus space to record week-by-week notes, this unique keepsake invites expectant mothers to capture the fleeting and amusing minutiae alongside the unforgettable milestones
Published August 2015
Welcome to Home. Inside, interior decorator Emma Blomfield guides you from room to room, empowering you to create a look you love and a space you are proud to show off—without breaking the bank or starting from the ground up.
Through helpful illustrations, Emma demystifies the five elements of decorating—needs and wants, colour and pattern, shape and size, placement, and lighting—and shows how easy it can be to apply them to each room in your house. Whether you’re refreshing your look, moving in, organising your home office, decorating a nursery or creating an outdoor oasis, Emma’s tried-and-tested advice will inspire and guide you.
Including original illustrations, clever floorplans, practical decorator’s tips and styling 101s, Homeis a timeless handbook for anyone who has ever doubted their decorating ability, or craved a helping hand through the process.
Emma BlomfieldHardcover. Published May 2017
A beautiful home doesn’t rest on great design alone – it’s shaped by the people who live there. That relationship is what raises these gorgeous, eclectic houses above their undeniably attractive facades. With her trademark enthusiasm, Megan Morton invites you into her favourite homes with personality, and introduces us to the personalities who call them home.
Behind the quirky details, beneath the vintage finds and between the creative clashing you’ll find hints for shaping beautiful corners, rooms and moments all of your own. More than a window into inspirational homes around the world, It’s Beautiful Here will make you stop and recognize that here, right now, there’s something beautiful
Hardcover. Published May 2017
This handy journal is designed to help singles keep track of their online dating lives as they navigate various levels of great, terrible, and weird. Amusing and thought-provoking prompts guide users to set goals, challenge expectations, and get creative. With space to jot down memorable messages and the details of each date—plus emoji stickers for extra embellishment—this journal invites online daters to learn, laugh, and commemorate their adventures
Hardback. Published September 2015
This beautiful journal suggests 365 seemingly simple actions that have the power to set off a chain reaction of compassion. Each brightly illustrated page features an inspiring prompt ("tell a friend why she means the world to you," "pay for the car behind you at the toll booth," "say a blessing for one thing you're grateful for today") encouraging people to make meaningful connections with loved ones and build community.
The perfect gift for a loved one.
Published by Chronicle Books, May 2012.
Featuring colorful illustrations and charming, thought-provoking prompts throughout, this baby journal invites parents to chronicle their baby's first year, from labor day to baby's first birthday. With handy charts and space to record major milestones, firsts, and favorites alongside fun facts and fleeting everyday moments, this keepsake journal provides a unique and endearing portrait of a growing family.
Here's a secret: Grown-Ups have more fun. This charming book will show you how without diminishing your status as a bona fide Grown Up. While being an adult is a lot of work, being a Grown-Up is about having fun. Eclectic, bite-sized chunks of advice meet quirky illustrations in this playful take on self-improvement. Anyone can make a life upgrade using tools they already have--their wits, smarts, and creativity--to be more carefree.
Revealing useful tidbits no one ever thought to teach you, this book is the perfect gift or self-purchase for recent grads, first-apartment dwellers, and anyone who's ready to grow up, one step at a time. This book will show you how to: -trust your instincts about social gatherings -make a simple salad dressing -change your habits as needed but keep the things you love -open a bottle of champagne properly -and much more!
Bridget Watson Payne