His Dark Materials is an epic trilogy of fantasy novels consisting of Northern Lights (1995), The Subtle Knife (1997), and The Amber Spyglass (2000). It's full of adventure, wonder and a little hint of nostalgia. We welcome this trilogy to the book club with open arms!
We regularly get asked what clothes are suitable for you breast feeders, so here it is! We've teamed up with Ruth, a new mum and garment technologist to bring you this guide to our Autumn collection, and what is suitable for you new mummies!
Here at Joanie HQ, we love any excuse for a holiday, and the coming of autumn is the perfect time for a city break! The temperature is cool enough to explore all day, plus the leaves are beginning to crisp and fall, making the perfect backdrop for any dreamy photo album! Come rain or shine, film camera in hand and basket bag on arm, we’re the first to sign up for a voyage to foreign lands!
Describe your job role... I'm the Finance Manager for Joanie Clothing - I count the dollar dollar bills... Explain a typical day in your role... I usually wake up between 6.45am and 7.30am depending on whether or not I pottered around the night before. My usual breakfast is porridge in the winter, granola and yoghurt in the summer. I'm responsible...
Welcome Cat Haines, otherwise known as @ladylawstudent to Joanie's Open Book Club! We're discussing Cat's recommendation The Book of Lost Things this week: it's a wonderful dark fairy tale - definitely a fairy tale for adults!
Sour Heart is a debut collection of short stories, published by the talented Jenny Zhang. Joanie HQ were delighted to be invited to An Evening with Jenny Zhang at Waterstones in celebration of this collection. At the event we were able to drag Jenny away from her busy schedule and ask her a few little questions. Read on to find out more about the collection and Jenny herself.
Welcome to Joanie's Open Book-Club @booksandcats! Kat is recommending Uprooted to the club this week. Uprooted (2015) is a high fantasy novel written by Naomi Novik. The book is standalone, unlike Novik's other fantasy series. Ellen DeGeneres is set to produce the film adaptation sometime in the future! Read on to find out what Kat thought...
Venice Film Festival has come to an end, and with it a flurry of beautiful red carpet looks are left behind for us to ooh and arr over. Although we admit to being avid film watchers, Joanie HQ are going to focus on what we do best, and that's to discuss the dresses!
Describe your job role... Creative Manager at Joanie Clothing Explain a typical day in your job role… My days vary quite a lot, at any one time you can find me working on lots of different things from organizing photoshoots, planning the Joanie website graphics to planning fun blogger events I usually wake up at… Anytime between 7am and 8.30am...
Joanie Gal, we're bringing you the chance to win a selection of lovely nail varnishes from Nailberry, and a Joanie Diana dress. Getting you ready for the new season's extravaganzas!