new photos

When picking products for my Folksy Friday posts, I’ve been finding myself being a bit particular about photography. This is slightly hypocritical as I really doubt I would choose my own product photos: ;lj;j;j First I thought about just desaturating the background: lkhlkh This helps a bit, but to be up to the standard of […]

little steps

I’m not the most patient person so it’s been quite hard telling myself that building up a business from scratch is not going to happen overnight. The biggest problem being that when I set up as a freelance graphic designer, it did literally happen overnight. There were a few dry spots, but for the most […]

Folksy Friday – Festival

So the theme of this week’s Folksy Friday is ‘Festival’ in honour of Ben & Jerry’s Sundae on the Common which is happening this weekend on Clapham Common. We’re going tomorrow for the first time with child.  This is more of a family-friendly festival, or used to be, so the theme is more bunting (I […]

co•her•ence

n. – The quality or state of cohering, especially a logical, orderly, and aesthetically consistent relationship of parts. Yes I need some of this. This is what’s missing, it’s so obvious when I look at the collections of designers who have it. Here’s who’s inspiring me to be more coherent: jhkjh Charlotte Macey Textiles: Beautiful […]

little bulldog design

I officially back from maternity leave to my freelance business, little bulldog design, a couple of months ago, but you wouldn’t really know it as not much in the way of work has come in. I blamed it on the recession for a little while, but it quickly became apparent that my clients had either […]