Monthly Archives

May 2012

  • Shopping

    Wish Magazine

    How pretty do my products look? I got a sneak peek at this photoshoot which will feature in the debut issue of Wish, a new independent magazine from Carrie, the girl behind…

  • Creative Work

    Colouring In

    Despite being an adult, I still enjoy colouring in. I’ve always wanted to make my own cute colouring book and now I have! It features the Look Around characters and there’s illustrations…

  • Japan

    Japan Extras: Dr Moku Apps

    The Japan posts have been a bit sparse of late, I know. I shall try and find some more things to blog about. Ideally, I’d be planning another trip to Japan but…

  • Me Me Me

    Playing Records

    It was the end of an era recently, as I moved diskant.net off to a retirement home. Having been my first website, almost a full-time job for many years and my main…

  • Design Work

    Choose your favourite

    There’s a bit on my shop homepage where you can click on your favourite character to see all the products they feature on, and I’ve had a hard time deciding who to…

  • Creative Work

    Happy Pancake Day (again)

    Look who arrived in the post this week? A happy pancake brooch! He’s the latest in my wooden brooch collection and possibly my favourite. You can pick one up now in the…

  • Sales & Offers

    Recent Activity #1

    Since I’m no longer doing my monthly updates, I thought I’d start a new irregular series of posts about stuff I am currently liking. This one has TV and tunes. Watching Fringe…

  • Books & Zines

    To Edinburgh, for books

    I am not enjoying May very much so far. The weather has been ridiculous, I have too much to do and then I also got a jury service citation. I’ve always wanted…

  • Crafts, News

    Origami Time

    As a “serial entrepreneur”, I’m rarely short of ideas, but sometimes people suggest stuff that is both a great idea and easy to do and so yesterday found me attempting some simple…

  • Events, News

    Zines and Things

    Thanks to everyone who came along to the bookfair. It was a fun weekend and sales were pretty good. I was slightly miffed when I realised I hadn’t sold a single copy…