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Sitting the Light Fantastic

Friday, September 24th, 2010 , No Comments

At the heart of the Geffrye Museum’s newly refurbished garden is Kei Ito’s ethereal parade of larger than life-size chairs and sculptural lamps that reflect her response to the Geffrye’s collections. A fibre-optic textile has been devised specially for this installation, enabling it to glow at dusk. A stork is the leitmotif in her installation; [...]

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Back to collage…

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 , 2 Comments

New to Selvedge this month are a lovely range of Japanese washi paper masking tapes, with a variety of colours and patterns they’re perfect for wrapping, decorating sketchbooks and collages. Available from

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Feed the birds…

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010 , 3 Comments

Make your own contribution to the London Design Festival. Pigeons may not appeal to everyone but we have decided to embrace these iconic, or at least persistent, London residents and recreate Trafalgar Square in the lovely surroundings of the Victoria & Albert Museum. With printers Thornback & Peel, our drop-in workshop will provide all the [...]

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