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A Tale of Kris Kringle and The Secret Santa Code of Conduct.

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A Tale of Kris Kringle and The Secret Santa Code of Conduct.

T’was the night before Christmas, and all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even your lovely co-workers, your parents, siblings or spouse, or that new group of friends from the gym that you just met three weeks ago … Big Yikes Pulp Fam! Gift-giving szn is upon us, but no drama. We have the goods to help you through it.  There are two versions of Secret Santa. The first is the Origin Story of the practice of ‘Secret Santa’ AKA Kris Kringle. And it is a chronicle of kindness. In the 1970s, an American philanthropist called Larry Dean...

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Like Water Off A Duck’s Back. Without The Oily Feathers.

Like Water Off A Duck’s Back. Without The Oily Feathers.

Whitewater Rafting, SUP, Torrential Downpours, Excessive Happy Crying and Hot Yoga Sweat. Just A Few Things That Require Further Inquiry Into The Well-Designed World of Water-Repellent Bags. Friday Greetings, Pumpkinheads. While everyone around us is frantically gathering Halloween decorations, touching up their zombie makeup and honing their focus on lollies (both giving and receiving), we here on Sydney Road are thinking about more practical matters. Namely, staying dry when you're surrounded by water. Rain, Ocean, Harbour. Lake. What can we say? You ponder it when you live on a Peninsular. Lucky for you, we have a range of water-repellent carrying...

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I’m Not A Regular Tote Bag, I’m a Cool Tote Bag.

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I’m Not A Regular Tote Bag,  I’m a Cool Tote Bag.

Is There Is Such A Thing as a Superior Tote Bag? You Bet There Is.    What is simultaneously the hero of sustainable shopping and an ever-growing mountain of fabric from which we must be immediately rescued? If you’re thinking, ‘Duh, Tote Bags’, then bingo! Ladies and Gentlemen, we have a winner! But let’s not get too bogged down by the status quo. The picture isn’t as bleak as it seems. It’s really all about choosing the right tote bag. And if you need help settling on one, you’ve come to the right place. Let’s break down the needs so...

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2024 is Coming For Us, And All You Have is a Half-Filled-In 2023 Diary.

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2024 is Coming For Us, And All You Have is a Half-Filled-In 2023 Diary.

Pulp Has Pleasing And Beautiful 2024 Diaries You’ll Actually Want to Use (please note the use of italics for emphasis.) Chums, I know it’s relatively early to be yapping on about 2024 diaries, but time moves in mysterious ways. It can slither at a snail’s pace across prosaic routines and travel down the highway of everyday life like a speed demon. Who knows what mood it’ll be in when it wakes up?’ So, while we’re sitting pretty here on Friday the 13th, you can bet your bottom dollar that while you’re avoiding black cats and prepping Halloween lolly bags, it’ll...

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The Future of Photo Albums Is So Bright, You Gotta Wear Shades.

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The Future of Photo Albums Is So Bright, You Gotta Wear Shades.

So Put On Your Sunnies And Find The Ultimate Memory Collection Miscellany Here at Pulp.   That feeling when it’s both brand new and old school. Retro and modern. For both Grandpa and Newborn. But what is it? It’s the always-in-style photo album. When your iCloud storage story isn’t giving a happy ending (i.e. “storage is full” energy), there are options. But first, in authentic Pulp Blog Style, cast aside your sun spectacles, pop into your cossie, slap on the sunscreen and let’s bellyflop into the history of the photo album. The first splash is surprisingly nerdy… Wait, Are You Telling...

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