Calendar Club Blog

  • Alice In Wonderland Celebrates 150th Anniversary

    Tags: alice in wonderland, literature, london, events

     Verity Vincent

     CalendarClub Staff


    Fall Down The Rabbit Hole 

    As Lewis Carroll's 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' prepares to celebrate its 150th anniversary, the world is preparing to fill their tea cups, prep the jam (NOT MUSTARD) and follow the white rabbit to Wonderland to commemorate this magical story. 

    Dreamt up back in the summer of 1862, July 4th to be exact, the tales of Alice, the Mad Hatter, the even madder Queen of Hearts and a pipe weilding Caterpillar have enchanted children and adults alike, for over one hundred and fift years. 

    To mark this incredible feat, events are taking place around the globe! However, to narrow our search, we have selected a handful of incredible events in and around London that are not to be missed! 

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  • Closer Look - Mike Payne

     Julia Holding

     CalendarClub Staff


    In this interview Mike Payne, creator of Tatty Teddy, Charlie's Ark and Little Else, gives us a closer look into his life and work.

    A new title for this year, the Life According To Little Else, has already become a popular title for 2016. We got in touch with renowned award-winning international artist and creator of Little Else, Mike Payne, who was kind enough to answer a few of our questions.

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  • New Products For 2016!

    Tags: calendars, celebrities, art

     Verity Vincent

     CalendarClub Staff


    2016 Products Have Landed! 

    You may be slap bang in the middle of using your lovely calendars and diaries for 2015, but there's no harm in taking a peek at what's on offer for next year! 

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  • #FLIPDAY

    Tags: june, flipday, calendars

     Verity Vincent

     CalendarClub Staff


    Flip Those Calendars - It's The First Of The Month! 

    There are two types of calendar users in the world - the peekers and the preservers. 

    Do you have a flip through your calendar as soon as you buy it to have a look at the images? Or, do you pop it up in January and leave each month's picture as a nice little surprise? 

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  • Eurovision Song Contest 2015

    Tags: eurovision, estonia, music, tv

     Verity Vincent

     CalendarClub Staff


    Eurovision Top Five! 

    Saturday 23 May saw musical acts from around Europe (plus one special guest!) battle it out in Vienna for the Eurovision 2015 trophy! As lifelong, diehard fans of the show, Australia had expressed interest in participating in the show on numerous occasions. So what better year to offer them a big, sparkly Eur-opportunity than the extra special 60th anniversary show?

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  • International Women's Day 2015 - Women's Wit

     Julia Holding

     CalendarClub Staff

    March 8th celebrates International Women's Day!

    "Celebrate women's achievements. Call for greater equality. #makeithappen" is the theme for this year's International Women's Day.

    I've pulled my favourite quotes from the Women's Wit calendar to celebrate strong women who aren't afraid to speak their minds! Witty, humerous, clever and utterly gorgeous - who ever said that we're the weaker sex? 

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  • World Book Day Inspiration

     Julia Holding

     CalendarClub Staff

    March 5th is World Book Day!

    World Book Day is a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and most importantly it’s a celebration of reading.

    If you need some last minute fancy dress inspiration, check out our favourite characters and costumes below! 

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  • Calendar Club's 2015 Bestsellers

     Julia Holding

     CalendarClub Staff

    As the end of the year is nearing so is the end of our season. So based on sales in stores and online, and by popularity on social media we bring to you our yearly range of bestsellers.

    With One Direction standing strong as best boy band, so are their calendar sales. For the 4th year running they have become our Number 1 sellers, much like their songs! 

    Disney's hit film Frozen has not only taken the world by storm but has also taken a very close second place almost beating the boys, with other films such as Despicable Me and Hunger Games joining them both.   

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  • Christmas Gifts for Kids

    Tags: christmas, gift ideas, family, children

     Verity Vincent

     CalendarClub Staff


    Christmas is a busy time of year, and those of you with children are no doubt inundated with wishful lists filled with toys, games and pets that they’re hoping for on Christmas morning.

    To help ease the stress of finding those little extras, we’ve chosen our top picks for kids that are sure to bring a smile to your little ones face.

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