Sample a selection of carefully cured British meats, or just get pickled, at Rök Shoreditch...
Sod trekking all the way to IKEA for your Swedish meatballs, get a delicious fix of Nordic scrumptiousness — without suffering retail park purgatory or buying a bootful of unnecessary cushions — at Rök on Curtain Road in Shoreditch. An old 40-seat café has been given a fresh Northern
Custom listing Felt poppy brooches | Etsy
***This is a custom listing for Edward for 2 felt poppies, if you did not request this then please don't buy it but send me a message if you are interested in your own custom listing*** I think everybody should buy a poppy for Remembrance Day in honour of all those in the armed forces who have made sacrifices for us, but I always lose the paper poppies and end up buying about 3 each year. This got me thinking about making some felt poppies which will last longer, and donate the same amount…
London Landmarks- Handprinted Linoprint Card Set (3 cards) Cream
Hand-printed cards depicting three of London's most famous landmark buildings- St Paul's Cathedral, the London Eye and Big Ben. The cards are hand-printed in black ink on cream card, with each supplied with a matching cream envelope and sealed in a clear cello bag. Blank inside for your own message, or perfect to put in a frame. See my other listings for other designs and colours.
British Design Classics on the new Royal Mail stamps at Gill Moore Photography Blog
I'm a photographer based in Manchester specialising in commercial and editorial work. Mostly people, still life and lifestyle on location or in the studio. This blog offers an insight into life as a freelance photographer featuring current work and my influences; film, music, creativity, cycling, environment, nature and personal projects.
Paul Catherall - Battersea Blue
Paul Catherall's "Battersea Blue" limited edition linocut print. Similar work available from St. Jude's Modern British and our online print store.
Simple Living // William Morris…
William Morris would have been 182 today. His work as a textile designer is as fresh now as it was back then. I am in love!
MODS AND MOD REVIVAL
MODS AND MOD REVIVAL "My first parker..." Whereas the original mods looked forward (although maintaining nostalgia for British cultural icons), the mod revival was a conscious effort to harken back to an earlier generation in terms of style. Like their 1960s mod predecessors, revival bands were often self-consciously British (i.e. displaying Union Jack flags and the Royal Air Force roundel). Mod revivalists were usually from working class backgrounds, or aimed to appear so. The mod revival…
James Green: my time on Landscape Artist of the Year
Printmaker James Green tells us what it was like to be part of the Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year competition, and see his face on the telly! (Again)
Men from the 2nd Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers, supported by Achilles 17pdr tank destroyers, wait to go forward near Ferrara, Northern Italy. 22 April 1945 The 17 pounder, Self-Propelled, Achilles was a British variant of the American M10 tank destroyer armed with the powerful British Ordnance QF 17 pounder anti-tank gun in place of the standard 3" (76.2 mm) Gun M7. With a total of 1,100 M10s converted, the 17 pdr SP Achilles was the second most numerous armoured fighting vehicle to see…