In honor of the upcoming anniversary of Chiqui Creates, I’ll talk about this awesome shop’s bookish and fandom-inspired fancy jewelry and bookmarks. Chiqui Creates is one of my go-to shops when I join a new fandom because not only are her products undoubtedly gorgeous, she’s also a really wonderful human being and an accommodating seller. Working with Chiqui as one of her shop reps was a great learning experience for me because of her professionalism and her willingness to collaborate with her reps, customers, and other sellers. Of course, her A+++ sense of humor is a big bonus.
What I love about laminated bookmarks is that even though they’re a more expensive than paper bookmarks, I don’t have to worry about damaging them in any way – like spilling a drink on them, having them stained for life with ballpen ink, or accidentally folding them.
Fictional Boutique is one of my favorite laminated bookmark shops and it’s been a fun and wonderful experience to rep for its talented owner, Naja.
In this spotlight post, I’m going to write about a thoughtful, kind, and talented person. I have always admired Sarah’s woodmarks every time she posted photos of them on her bookstagram, so it is definitely an honor to rep for her shop, Flagship Studios.
After my first movie adaptation review, here’s another first. Beginning this year, I’ll start posting bookish merch recommendations, because there are sellers that deserve the love and adoration. It’s also a plus that I’ll have documentation of my favorite shops for future reference.
First up, we have Ink & Wonder.
I know that so many of you in the bookish community have already posted glowing reviews of Ink & Wonder’s products. I discovered their gorgeous woodmarks because of the bookstagram community and I’m so grateful that I did. After buying my first set of woodmarks from them, I can honestly say that they are worth the hype.