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Festival of Ideas 2016

Today we’ll be attending the third annual R:evolution – Festival of Ideas event in Shoreditch, East London. R:evolution 3.0 is a senior, high profile event bringing together retailers, investors, entrepreneurs and other stakeholders under one roof for a refreshingly engaging look into the future of the industry, and includes many world class speakers. We were […]

Maud Vantours - paper patterns

We love the stunning arrangements of layer upon layer of cut paper, by Paris-based designer and artist Maud Vantours. She uses paper to create hypnotizing patterns and textures that translate into set designs, fashion accessories, and editorial treatments.

the year of the emoji

This year, for the first time ever, the Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year is a pictograph: 😂, officially called the ‘Face with Tears of Joy’ emoji. It was chosen as the ‘word’ that best reflected the ethos, mood, and preoccupations of 2015.

The ampersand colouring book

Colouring books (mainly of the adult variety) have had a boom this year – from the easy-going to the outrageous, there’s seemingly something to cater for all tastes. The latest great example we’ve found is from UK-based illustrator Tim Easley, who’s created this beautiful slim little volume; The Ampersand Colouring Book.

content aware illustration

With the advent of Adobe Photoshop CS5 came the Content-Aware Fill tool. It’s function – to let Photoshop analyse the contents of an image to figure out what the photo would have looked like if the unwanted object or area had never been there and then repair or replace larger, more complex areas, even multiple areas at once.

Aviary Creative - filming

Here’s a little behind the scenes look from a recent film shoot we undertook for FreedMan. The task was to create a professional assembly video that shows their customers a step by step tutorial of how to assemble their new chair.

PaperLater

There’s a growing trend of self-publishing building in the UK at the moment. Many people have been looking to digital outlets to get their daily fix of news, articles and blogs, but it seems the popularity of print still continues.

paper birds

We love all things to do with our feathered friends, and these geometric paper sculptures from Estudio Guardabosques, a design studio in Argentina are no exception.

UNELEFANTE chocolate

Mexican chocolatiers Unelefante make some beautiful chocolate bars including one that looks like melted crayons and another inspired by the drippy paint splashes of Jackson Pollock…

Cyanometer

This is an 18th century instrument designed to measure the blueness of the sky called a Cyanometer. The simple device was invented in 1789 by Swiss physicist Horace-Bénédict de Saussure and German naturalist Alexander von Humboldt who…