Paper, Typography

Our wedding stationery

Even though my blog is all about interiors and a love of vintage, being a graphic designer means I also have a passion for paper. Stationery, invites, illustrated prints, cards - I love it. So when planning our wedding, I couldn't wait to design our save the dates and invitations. Our ceremony was in a National… Continue reading Our wedding stationery

Decoration, Design, Home, Interiors, Retro, Typography, Vintage

Penguin Library Wallpaper

How great is this wallpaper? Osborne and Little have produced this colourful wallpaper which is a collage of front covers of the early Penguin paperbacks.  A really fun conversational piece for bookworms and fans of vintage design, take a look at Osborne and Little's site here.

Decoration, Design, Home, Typography

Prints please

Parts of our flat are almost at the point where I can hang up some artwork. I love prints that use pretty typography (it keeps the graphic designer bit of me happy)... Silk Screen Limited Edition Prints by Dan Stiles Joy Ride, Every Ride Limited Edition Screen Print by Mary Kate McDevitt Popcorny Silkscreen Print,… Continue reading Prints please

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Terence Conran exhibition

I went to the Terence Conran exhibition at the weekend at the lovely Design Museum, London. He's an amazingly talented man, and has done so much for British Design. As a fan of all things retro, I was especially taken with his older furniture designs and fabrics, and some cool images and posters for Habitat.… Continue reading Terence Conran exhibition

Decoration, Home, Interiors, Retro, Typography, Vintage

Type Setter

I love a nice font. Being a graphic designer I am abit of a geek about type, and have been known to get very excited about a particularly pretty letter 'e'. I have a lovely collection of vintage wooden letterpress letters, which look great sitting next to each other on my shelf, and the idea… Continue reading Type Setter