Top ten things you shouldn’t say to your designer

The passed few weeks, I've found people have lost some respect(?) or maybe just lack of understanding for my profession. I thought I'd wrap it up in an almost fun way... what not to say to your designer. Just before I start though, please realise I will always remain...

What is a brand?

A lot of people believe that their brand is their logo, and that's that. They'll have their logo designed and think they're good to go. I mean you can, but if you haven't thought out the elements of your brand you're really not going to get very far. Your brand is...

What is a logo?

Hello! It's been a while since my fingers hit the keyboard for a blog. Well, I'm back and have some new refreshed ideas for content this year. So before you get started make sure you're happy with your business name. Sleep on it, take out every extra word. If you're...

Wedding Stationery

I can hear wedding bells, the weather's getting brighter, the festivities are fading.. it's time to start planning the wedding. In the past week I've had 2 messages about wedding stationery, and 2 about save the dates. If you think that sounds like nothing - you...

Floral Range

Way back in August 2016 I illustrated a floral pattern; there was no real reason for designing it, sometimes it's nice to get lost in our practise and just design something pretty. Still lost in my laptop screen, I dropped the print into a font and created an...

Creating the perfect office space

Hey   Sorry - long time no blog. Life has sped up a little with the appearance of sunshine.   We...

Snot Green Soup

Whoa, first bowl... that was amazing. Now I know green soup doesn't look the most appetising, but...

Easy Peasy Orange Soup

Once upon a time I got a little bit chub, so I joined Slimming World. I had never been to a 'club'...

Being Wonder Woman

3 weeks in... first week of blogging was definitely the most fruitful. So, I'm actually not WW,...

Write it down

When do you decide it's time to "get organised"? If you're anything like me, it's usually the...

January Birthdays

Luckily, I'm one of the people born in the first month of the year. It's the 6th, you can pop it...

First Blog

Hiya - I hope you've had a lovely Christmas & New Year. Have you any New Years'...