Inspiration: Northeasterly

01
Jul

Posted by Jane Tobitt


The dramatic windswept trees on the Seven Sisters coast is one image I saw a lot on family walks as a child. It imprinted such a graphic silhouette in my imagination that it was the first approach that sprung to mind for our first wallpaper collection

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We've got lots of ideas on the back burner, one such example is our new illustrated map depicting the UK and Ireland in pictures, which has been simmering away since 2009...

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Unique Wedding Gift

21
May

Posted by Sarah McLaughlin


Stuck for ideas? Our bespoke wedding print could be perfect for the happy couple. £95 includes personalisation.

 

 

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We can be heroes, just for one day.

21
May

Posted by Sarah McLaughlin


You love him, we love him. New bronze Bowie print £35, 30 x 40 cm metallic screen print.

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Alphabet of collective nouns

15
May

Posted by Jane Tobitt


Those close to Bold & Noble, will know what a labour of love the illustrated letters were for our Dave...

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Foil blocking: how it works

09
May

Posted by Jane Tobitt


So how do you get from this...

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Province Wallpaper: the inspiration

07
May

Posted by Jane Tobitt


Our starting point was to create a wallcovering that brought another world into our interior spaces. Lowry's paintings do that, they provide a window onto a moment in time...

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Our Rock Royalty tea towels are joined by Queen's front man and Prince. Oh yay, we're widening our range to include the fantastic Freddie Mercury and music legend Prince. Moustaches a go go!

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Guess Who? New tea towels coming soon

31
Mar

Posted by Jane Tobitt


Two new rock icons are joining Bowie and Morrissey in our store next month. A sneaky peek below, any ideas who? We'd love to know which musical hero you'd like immortalised on a dish cloth.

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The plight of the house sparrow

19
Mar

Posted by Jane Tobitt


Tomorrow is World Sparrow day, a chance to raise awareness about the dwindling house sparrow population. The RSPB is encouraging debate...

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It's a question we're sometimes asked... Where does the inspiration for your work come from? In a general sense it really can be anything from an intriguing pub quiz question to the shape of a crocus flowering. But if we look at our designs individually there is often a clear link between the source and the finished product. 

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Norfolk Type Map

28
Jan

Posted by Jane Tobitt


We've had some great holidays here, time to pay homage in type. The Norfolk type map is available in sheer slate and norfolk blue.

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