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So I braved Black Friday, bought the presents and wrapped them all in handmade paper… I think I’m doing pretty well considering it’s still only the first week of December! But still, operation get into the festive spirit continues and so when Emmi challenged me to be creative with some of their CAFFÈ LATTE cups I saw it as the perfect opportunity to take it up a notch. With Christmas songs playing in the background, there...

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After falling in love with a vintage circus style N in Selfridges in December 2013, God’s Own Junkyard has had a place in my heart. I’ve been back to the Selfridges pop up shop and to Scream Gallery to see more of his work, but after seeing Nikki’s post about the warehouse in Walthamstow I decided I just HAD to go. So last weekend I googled the location and set off to find it with...


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Carrying on from part 1… I am thinking about some Graphic representations of gamblings sayings ‘Cheap thrills, only 2p’ or some old fashioned fairground cries… ‘Roll up, Roll up’, ‘Prize everytime’ That crazy, colourful, word art style typography which reminds me of the fair, the circus and the seaside all rolled into one… That last picture of the carousel – It’s so hideous and hard to read!! Euk! But it is typical typography of a fairground ride!...

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