Archivist in The Wall Street Journal

‘Counterintuitively, the Chinoiserie crab illustration on this set of matches renders them extra-sensible. Think about it: While a standard cardboard matchbox gets buried in a junk draw, this imported letterpress-printed one is more likely to be left out on a mantle or credenza, where it can sit pretty, conveniently at hand. Ideal for your menorah-lighting […]

Archivist and the Natural History Museum

It is approaching 20 years since Archivist first visited the Natural History Museum archives with a view to develop a stationery and gift range designed to bring the museum to a wider audience through a unique collection. We are proud that in the intervening years the Archivist NHM Collection has developed a truly global and […]

Strike a light for the launch of possibly Britain’s longest matches

At 25cm these big burners are a joy to behold as well as being ideal for lighting hard-to-reach stuff such as candles in jars. The boxes are a rather pleasing shape and come printed with long things on them; such as soldiers and the Elizabeth Tower that houses Big Ben. Buy matches online.