All posts by Michelle

About Michelle

Welcome to a stationery design company in the making! I'm Michelle, designer, illustrator and all round (excited) newbie to the small business world.

Making a painted backdrop for photography


Photography plays a vital role in defining a brand, and I’m always really interested in how brands use it to tell a story of their products. The photography style en vogue is flat lay – which is basically laying out a composition of objects onto a flat surface and photographing it from above. I love this style, it’s a lot like a collage but using objects instead of cut out shapes of paper.
One of my favourite instagrammers …

An interview with Letters to Adeline


In the early stages of business there are so many things to consider. Not just what to create, how to create it and how can I bring this to the people who may want to buy it. Because really, it all starts with the ‘why’. Why do I want to create stationery, and why is that important.
The ‘why’ begins with human nature, and our need for connection. We are more connected than ever before in many ways, but can be in the …

Personalised Print

We recently ran a competition to win a personalised print from the new HOME stationery range which we’ve just launched celebrating what home means to us. There was a main prizewinner Catherine and three follow up winners who won a set of notecards each from the range. We were so pleased that so many from the Twitter creative community entered and it’s been fantastic to see photos of the work popping up on our …

Competition winners and a look behind the teatime design


Thank you to everyone who entered our #MyRoxwellPress Spring competition! We had well over 500 entrants and it’s been wonderful connecting with you all over the past few weeks and celebrating the upcoming launch of our new HOME stationery range.
So without further ado the winners are:
First prize: @cathHorsfield
Runners Up: @emmahiggens25, @floralfeather and @Ali_Calyx
If you are a winner please email us at info(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)
If you didn’t win this time please look out for future competitions and news by …