We’re committed to sustainability! Last year, we prioritised making steps to become more sustainable and a big part of this was to hire an expert Sourcing & Sustainability Consultant to help us develop new processes and become more accountable for our environmental footprint, introducing Julia Redman! Read on to learn more about our work with Julia and the steps we’re taking on our sustainability journey.
We love discovering new reads, so we were thrilled to hear about the latest release from Jennie Fields, Atomic Love. Set in 1950s Chicago, Atomic Love is a gripping tale of love, science and espionage! Read on for our interview with Jennie Fields, discovering the inspirations behind the latest novel and learning more about her career as a writer.
We sat down (virtually of course) with bestselling author Beth O'Leary, who recently unveiled her second novel The Switch following the success of her first The Flat Share. We find out a little bit more about the inspirations behind the latest novel and where her love for writing came from.
We caught up with new author, Bev Thomas who recently unveiled her debut novel A Good Enough Mother following her well-established career as a clinical psychologist. We host our interview with Bev Thomas and talk about what it's been like making her foray into fiction writing and the themes highlighted in her book. Read on for the interview!
We caught up with blogger, podcaster and author of 'No Big Deal' - the multi-talented, Bethany Rutter for an inspiring interview. In our interview with Bethany Rutter, she shares her reasons behind starting her blog and tells us more about her latest book. We also have a signed copy of No Big Deal to give away to one lucky Joanie gal, plus you can win your favourite piece from the new Joanie collection!
Check out our exclusive interview with Lucy Powrie, a 19 year old vlogger and already an influential young author too! Lucy's book-focused YouTube channel lucythereader is a great place to get book-related inspiration. She's a young ambassador for the Bronte Society, and is the founder of weekly Twitter book event, #UKYA chat that connects readers from across the world. Not only that, but she has created an absolutely brilliant new book series, which kicks off with The Paper & Hearts Society!
Spring is the perfect time to give your home a makeover - but what if your home also doubles as working environment? Many of our Joanie Gals work from home and manage their jobs around their busy lives, so we asked our friends at online homeware retailer, Wayfair for some tips on making the most of your work space, wherever that may be. Read on for home office tips!
Ahead of International Women's Day on Friday 8th March and in celebration of our collaboration with The Pankhurst Trust on our first charity T-shirt, we interview Tessa Chynoweth - Curator at The Pankhurst Centre.
We're big fans of blogger-turned-author, Louise Pentland here at Joanie! We were lucky enough to catch-up with this gorgeous Joanie Gal to talk about her bestselling book, Wilde About The Girl, as well as chatting vlogging, family and The Royals!
Our 'Eight Days of Joanie' series is coming to an end...we are on the last but definitely not least! Our fabulous finale stars Sarah, our Assistant Garment Technologist here at Joanie HQ! Keep on reading for some insight into Sarah's work life and what she enjoys doing in her chill time...