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Meet the Maker: Dickens ink.

Ilka Dickens is an Australian living in London, and the woman behind graphic design company Dickens ink. Her designs are characterised by sharp graphics, humour and strong typography, often with a 1920s feel…

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Shop Talk: Liz Whiteside

Artist Liz Whiteside only started designing textiles last year, but she has already built up a strong fanbase and secured press coverage for her…

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Meet the Maker: Jimbobart

Jimbobart illustrations and ceramics are instantly recognisable, but how did it all start and is it true that his fascination with bears stems from a childhood pet? We talked to Jimbobart creator James Ward to find out…

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Shop Talk: Tavistock Tastes & Textures

We talk to Lesley from Tavistock Tastes & Textures about how she has grown the brand and why she would rather have a small nucleus of fans and repeat customers than a big business…

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Meet the Maker: Liz Whiteside

Last year while recovering from a major operation artist Liz Whiteside taught herself to sew on the beloved 1966 sewing machine she had inherited from her mother. Her latest collection is a range of cushions that combine her artwork with complementary Harris Tweeds…

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Trend Report : Fast Food

Tasty treats without the calories? Perfect for those not wanting to break their New Year’s Resolutions, the fast food trend is a delicious lip-smacker….

Meet our Makers

alternative valentine card, you're my favourite husband, typography, dickens ink

Meet the Maker: Dickens ink.

Ilka Dickens is an Australian living in London, and the woman behind graphic design company Dickens ink. Her designs are characterised by sharp graphics, humour and strong typography, often with a 1920s feel…

jimbob art, jimbobart, columbia road shop, interview, illustration

Meet the Maker: Jimbobart

Jimbobart illustrations and ceramics are instantly recognisable, but how did it all start and is it true that his fascination with bears stems from a childhood pet? We talked to Jimbobart creator James Ward to find out…

Liz Whiteside, interview, cushions, Harris Tweed,

Meet the Maker: Liz Whiteside

Last year while recovering from a major operation artist Liz Whiteside taught herself to sew on the beloved 1966 sewing machine she had inherited from her mother. Her latest collection is a range of cushions that combine her artwork with complementary Harris Tweeds…