With the excitement of Christmas now a distant memory, it’s time to churn out the endless letters sincerely thanking the familial gamut (think aunties, second cousins you’ve never met, long-lost godparents) for the socks, mugs or any other inspired gift you received. Unless, of course, you’ve already done it, in which case you’re better people than us and your present prospects for next year are looking good.
Even if you suffer from crushing writer’s block when it comes to penning a proper letter, we’ve selected a couple of charming accessories to make the scribe’s task less of a chore. With any luck, they’ll also improve the frequency/ quality of gifts you receive…
Pencils: £18.50, austique.co.uk