Category: Shops

A celebration of all things floral »

On July 6th, 2015 Phoebe Foster wrote on the subject of Exhibitions, shows and workshops,Shops.

Last month Tricia Guild worked hand in hand with florist Juliet Glaves, transforming the Designers Guild hidden garden on the Kings Road into a collection of arrangements, fabrics and wallpapers – a celebration of all things floral. Being inspired by the foliage and blooms grown all year long on her modest flower farm in Shropshire, Juliet’s arrangements showcase […]

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On June 30th, 2015 Grace Warde-Aldam wrote on the subject of Artisans,Artists and Designers,Exhibitions, shows and workshops,Selvedge,Shops.

Cornelia O’Donovan’s show for Anthropologie on the Kings Road, ‘Feast’ feels perfectly named. Her colours and subject matter, especially when printed on plates, feel joyful and generous. Behind O’Donovan’s work is a fascination with folklore, superstition and poetry. And it shows. Without knowing the specific references behind each piece there is a strong and consistent […]

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Found Muji »

On May 20th, 2015 Grace Warde-Aldam wrote on the subject of Artisans,Artists and Designers,Fashion,Selvedge,Shops.

From Toast to Dover Street Market, via Anthropologie, practically every UK and US ’boutique’ and brand deemed stylish appears to be completely seduced by Asian aesthetics. The utilitarian simplicity of Japan and the warm, vibrant and decorative aesthetic of India, both seem, not only huge geographical generalisations, but basic sartorial go-tos for Western designers. Of course […]

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In print and in person »

On May 11th, 2015 Sally Adkin wrote on the subject of Exhibitions, shows and workshops,Selvedge,Shops.

Nancy Straughan has been on our to-feature list for over a year! We have nothing but admiration for the way she has established and grown her eponymous company, Nancy Straugan Printed Textiles after graduating in 2011. Since then she has sold designs to some the UK’s best department stores and additionally works as a freelance craft tutor, […]

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Open Market »

On May 9th, 2015 Beth Smith wrote on the subject of Crafts,Fashion,Selvedge,Shops.

It doesn’t take much to tempt us down to Spitalfields Market, the area has a fascinating history and is filled with interesting shops and cafes. Even so here’s one more to add to the list – Anthropologie are opening their eighth To celebrate the opening they will be hosting a pop up ‘Art School’ with tutors and […]

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