Hello fellow stationery devotee! This is Cazz here.

Welcome to the Busy Bee Stationery Crew and thank you so much for being a part of our very first subscription box! We at Busy Bee Headquarters are very excited to have you on board and we have had the best fun putting your surprise package together. We truly hope you enjoyed not only discovering your products but have also been inspired to put your beautiful items to good use.

We can all lay claim to being Busy Bee’s but that’s just how life is, right? There’s work, family, friends, eating well, exercising, taking care of ourselves, argh the list is endless! So take some “time out” and plan some “me” time to do the things you love that will provide an escape from the daily demands on your time!

We are constantly on the lookout for awesome, unique and great quality stationery goodies for you. We would love to hear your comments, feedback, suggestions and also feel free to share photos of what you have been inspired to create with your sensational products.

March Box – Metallic & Mechanical

Onto this month’s box. The theme this month is Metallic & Mechanical!

Stationery devotees’ love and need essential tools to add to their collection for writing, doodling, designing and creating. As there are so many products that are essential to Stationery Lovers’, this box is just the beginning of many exciting tools of our passion. More to follow in later boxes from a variety of stationery designers.

In the meantime, here is some more information about your fabulous products!

Sparrow + Wolf Notebook

This stunning and stylish metallic notebook with copper foiled and debossed details is the perfect size to pop in your bag and take everywhere with you. A6 in size, 40 plain pages for sketches, doodles, shopping lists, to do lists and whatever else pops into your imagination. Extra details such as rounded corners and printed on 100% recycled card and paper. Beautifully designed and printed in the UK. They are the perfect desk accessory!

Sparrow + Wolf Greeting Cards x 2

As soon as I saw these gorgeous Gold Umbrella and Silver Raindrops Greeting Cards, I just had to share them with you! They are perfect for a thank-you, thinking of you or as a feature card in your scrapbook or journal. Cards that are blank inside are awesome as you can write your very own special message and decorate it as you wish. Printed on 100% recycled card and paper, beautifully designed and printed in the UK. I don’t know about you, but I seem to always be looking around the house for blank gift cards at the last minute!

Caran d’Ache - 888 Infinite Mechanical Pencil

This elegant and contemporary 888 Infinite writing instrument is designed as a companion for daily life at the office, when traveling or a contender for your favorite designing pencil. These mechanical pencils feature a streamlined design with vibrant colors. Due to its remarkable smoothness and flow, you will experience writing comfort from the very first stroke on paper. I love both the push-button and the way this awesome pencil glides across the paper when writing or drawing.

Gorjuss Metallic Gel Pen Set

Santoro’s Gorjuss Metallic Gel Pen Set are assured to inspire your creativity! These gorgeously designed gel pens contain 4 different inks (metallic blue ink, silver ink, gold ink and metallic purple ink). They are just perfect for jotting down your notes, inspirational ideas, color coding your journal or adding stylish color to your scrapbook. I will be guarding these with my life as they are just too cute and make another beautiful desk accessory! The Gorjuss range of products are definitely one of my favorites and I hope they will become one of yours too.

Gorjuss Eraser - We Can All Shine

This stunningly designed eraser will add style to your stationery collection as well as be a functional addition. From Gorjuss’s - We Can All Shine collection, the subtle reminder is “We Can All Shine” and we all have special talents unique to us that with inspiration and focus, we can create whatever we dream!

Gorjuss Medium Gift Bag – On Top of the World

Featuring the lovely “On Top of the World” artwork, made from strong laminated paper and with beautiful ribbon handles this gift bag will make any present even more gorgeous or you could keep it and use it to carry your favorite stationery essentials. The little gift tag could be incorporated into your journal or scrapbook if you decide to keep the bag for yourself. As this is my favorite design within the Gorjuss range, I know for certain, I am keeping mine!

Tsugihagi G Washi Masking Tape & Gold Washi Masking Tape

These stunning washi masking tapes are awesome for your creative plans. The beautiful and fun metallic silver, grey and black patterned ‘Tsugihagi G’ tape and the equally beautiful metallic gold are fantastic for crafting, gift wrapping, scrapbooking, card making and much more! Add some pizazz to your diary with washi tape and scribble notes on it (yes, it is easy to write on) or brighten up a boring picture frame and personalise presents. This versatile tape tears off easily, sticks immediately and peels off without leaving a trace. These gorgeous washi masking tapes are made in Japan, plus they are waterproof and heatproof! These tapes are sure to fill you with creativity and inspiration. Enjoy!