Festive tipples

We’re hosting Christmas at our house this year and for the past week I’ve been pondering the menu. I’ve not decided on the food yet (first things first!) but I am really keen to try my hand at some of these festive cocktails. Here are some of the best and yummiest I’ve found. Cranberry ginger vanilla margaritas Raspberry Limoncello Cocktail Gingerbread Apple Cocktail Eggnog Martini  … Continue reading Festive tipples

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

I’ve been very busy these last few weeks designing Christmas cards. Now that it’s mid-November I think it’s time to share. I’ve designed some cards for kids and adults and some that are very particular to London and East London, where I live. My Egg to my Nog card has been listed in the Etsy Editor’s picks blog as one of their favourite holiday cards I … Continue reading It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

A graphic proposal

I love this. Designer Will Geddess proposed to his girlfriend by organising a typographic poster show. The show entitled ‘Love Letters’ featured 19 posters created by his designer friends – including graphic designers, Illustrators and Tattoo artists. The posters spelt out the marriage proposal. She said yes! Below are some of the posters that featured in the show. “W” by Berger & Föhr WG+NB” by Rishi Shourie  O” by Meghan Berckes M” … Continue reading A graphic proposal

The Chalkboard Effect

Everybody’s doing it. From cards to walls the chalkboard effect doesn’t seem to be losing momentum. We’re planning to have a kiddie corner in our new kitchen with a chalkboard wall for scribbles and shopping lists. I think the most successful walls are those that include splashes of colour to contrast against the stark black. I’ve been pursuing Pinterest looking for ideas. These are some … Continue reading The Chalkboard Effect