Category: Unboxings

Unboxing: Illumicrate #12

Unboxing: Illumicrate #12

It’s Illumicrate time again, and this time they have lovely new boxes (see below)! As I’m sure you all know by now, Illumicrate is a quarterly bookish subscription box. They also do one-off specially curated boxes, the next one being Magic & Mayhem which is inspired by the worlds of the incredible V.E. Schwab. There are a […]

Posted August 25, 2018


Unboxing: Illumicrate #11

Unboxing: Illumicrate #11

It’s that time again – ILLUMICRATE! As you probably know by now, Illumicrate is a quarterly bookish subscription box. You can find out all the details on their website, and if you fancy a look inside previous boxes then you’ll find all my posts here. This quarter the theme is “Hidden Talents”. It’s only the second […]

Posted June 4, 2018


Unboxing: Illumicrate #10

Unboxing: Illumicrate #10

I love receiving my Illumicrate box, it’s always such a treat! (You can find all of my previous unboxings here.) This quarter is the first time that Daphne has curated a themed box (outwith the one-off giant limited edition boxes she does) and she selected the theme of “Rise Up!” to align with her choice […]

Posted March 8, 2018


Unboxing: Illumicrate #9

Unboxing: Illumicrate #9

I was just thinking about how excited I am for the February Illumicrate box when I realised I hadn’t posted the contents of my November box. So here it is. Please forgive the photography skills! First of all, I love this print from Nutmeg and Arlo. It’s actually now framed and up on my bedroom […]

Posted January 12, 2018


Unboxing: Owlcrate’s Castles, Courts and Kingdoms

Unboxing: Owlcrate’s Castles, Courts and Kingdoms

We all know that I love a good bookish subscription box, you can find previous unboxing I’ve done here. I’ve long wanted to get my hands on an Owlcrate box and this month I managed to get one of their Courts, Castles and Kingdoms boxes. Owlcrate is a YA subscription box that ships from the US […]

Posted November 24, 2017


Illumicrate #8: Unboxing

Illumicrate #8: Unboxing

I keep hoping to get back to regular posting; I’m working on it and I really appreciate you sticking with me in the meantime. Thank you! I received my August Illumicrate box last week so thought I’d share it with you. If you aren’t familiar with Illumicrate, it’s a quarterly book box subscription service. Four times a […]

Posted August 29, 2017


Illumicrate #7: Unboxing

Illumicrate #7: Unboxing

Life has been pretty tough lately so I apologise for the lack of posts. I do have some great books to tell you about so hopefully I’ll be back on track again soon. In the meantime, here is my very delayed Illumicrate unboxing. If you want to check out what came in previous boxes just […]

Posted July 1, 2017


Bookworm Candles & Crafts March Box

Bookworm Candles & Crafts March Box

Back in February. I purchased a couple of bookish candles from Bookworm Candles and Crafts for my sister-in-law’s birthday. As soon as they arrived, I must admit I was pretty jealous and wanted to keep them for myself! Obviously, I gave them to her, but as soon as the opportunity arose I placed an order […]

Posted April 11, 2017