30 September 2009

100% DESIGN - lowri davies

a few more 100% design finds today from the earls court show. starting with delicate ceramics from lowri davies. lowri is based in cardiff, wales, and her studies have included an MA in ceramics in staffordshire, where she also took a work placement at wedgewood doing surface design. her beautiful illustrations add real charm to her contemporary ceramic shapes which can be seen online here. stockists for lowri's work include ABC home in new york.

100% DESIGN - charlene mullen

charlene mullen creates textile designs and ideas for the fashion industry. commissions from fashion houses have included donna karan, givenchy, calvin klein and YSL. at her 100% design debut charlene highlights included a london and paris skyline collection.

100% DESIGN - zoe beck

zoe beck graduated with an MA in textile design at the chelsea college of art and design, and since then has been turning "travels into textiles" with a collection of printed designs based on travel and cities. the collection consists of limited edition prints and cushions, and bags.

100% DESIGN - misc finds

finally here are some other 100% design links : above tiles wallpaper by dupenny and below cool korean stationery from red cloudy.
above london skyline bookends from susan bradley, and below window screen by to grace.
above LED wallpaper from meystyle , and below lampshade from camilla meijer.

29 September 2009

100% DESIGN - wallpaper space

this week i have a few posts based on finds from the exhibition 100% design held last week at earls court in london. through 100% design i discovered these beautiful wallpapers created by a UK company called wallpaper space. there really is something for everyones taste in their fabulous collections. click here to see much more.

100% DESIGN - sam pickard

british designer sam pickard exhibited this amazing square design available as wallpaper and on printed melamine chairs. sam trained in printed textiles at the camberwell school of art before gonig on to an MA at bath university. see more of sam's work here .

100% DESIGN - ayme fitzgerald

vibrant floral patterns on digitally printed wallpaper and fabrics by ayme fitzgerald. ayme combines her own photographic imagery with hand rendered sketches to create her patterns. see here for more info.

JOB VACANCY - santa monica, CA

Clementine Paper in Santa Monica, California is seeking an Art Director with extensive experience creating designs for paper and stationery products. The candidate should be a strong designer, able to identify trends and manage a small creative team. Send all inquiries to jobs@clementinepaper.com.
"Greenroom® Eco is our company's main brand of environmentally friendly paper products. We produce stationery, journals, notebooks and home office products for national retailers".

28 September 2009

DESIGNER - rachael taylor

designer rachael taylor has created her own range of exclusive products and opened two brand new online shops. rachael's beautiful prints have been produced on tea towels, cards, and mugs, and there are more products in the pipeline. rachael works as a freelance surface designer and regular creates cards for marks & spencer amongst many other things. she was also awarded the title "happiest person in britain" by a national newspaper thanks to the optimistic nature of her tweets on twitter. you can visit rachael's shops at not on the high street and on etsy.