The folks at Boxcitement have been busy writing some fab articles on subscription boxes and lots lots more. Grab a cuppa and have a read here...
How does an idea become reality?
At the beginning of the year, our little creative team sat down to come up with ideas for the next twelve months of Boxcitement boxes — yes you read that correctly, a whole year of boxes to fill up with unique, quirky, never–seen–before themes and designs. Read more... >>
Meet The Maker – using Instagram to get behind the scenes of small businesses like ours.
It's easy to forget – both as a customer and as a business owner – that there is always a human/humans behind the face of a brand. Here at Boxcitement we try to engage as much as we can with customers and interested onlookers - but sometimes it feels as though we are falling short of truly letting people see into the workings of our little box - why we do what we do, how we do it and who we are. After all the saying goes, 'People buy from People' – not faceless adverts and personality–free slogans. Read more... >>
Ten things you didn’t know about Boxcitement
It's a few years now since Boxcitement became a reality rather than a dream – and of course the idea of Boxcitement came along a while before we actually launched. We were chatting about how it all began in the Box Office the other day and some of the incidents that we encountered along the way. Read more... >>
Can you really have fun running your own business?
We have been asked for jobs quite a few times here at Boxcitement recently. People send us lovely emails asking if we have any upcoming projects we’d like help with, or just to say we look as if we have the best jobs in the world! Read more... >>
Have you sometimes felt your creativity sinking? A blog about overcoming creative block.
Boxcitement inhabits a world of creativity – and so, we have discovered, do our subscribers. Whether they are fellow designers and creative entrepreneurs, or simply lovers of things that look good, what our customers and our team have in common is an appreciation for aesthetics... Read more... >>
Online marketplace Look Lane interviews Boxcitement!
Our Creative Director Deb was interviewed by the lovely people at Look Lane recently, and we think it’s a great insight on how a creative business really works (eighties hitlist, anyone?)… Read more... >>
The art of the journal – planning never looked so good!
It’s the New Year – time to decide to plan, to organise and to improve. And for many people a highlight of the New Year is opening that brand new planner, and starting a fresh spread. Read more... >>
We’ve noticed that whenever we mention that we’ve included stationery in one of our monthly boxes, or we post an image of our stationery on one of our social media sites, we experience a surge in popularity! Read more... >>
Dinner party etiquette – or in other words, how to have a good do!
Our subscription box, “Guess who’s Coming to Dinner” reflected our love of entertaining and pampering, and we thought it would be a good excuse to write our latest blog on the art of entertaining... Read more... >>