Friday, 31 October 2008

Behind the Design... Fabien Barral

Q: What is your favourite gelato flavour?
A: Chocolate with chocolate

Q: If you could appear in any famous painting which one would it be?
A: In very very small in the joconde paiting, in the background, but you have too look for me with a magnifying glass

Q: Do you ever wear sunglasses inside?
A: Not even outside !

Q:What tune do you whistle when you’re making tea?
A: Winnie the pooh as my little daughter always listens to it (also, I am french, I drink coffee)

Wednesday, 29 October 2008

We're in the Sheerluxe directory

We have made it into – ‘The’ shopping directory. Hoorah!

ps They have a very nifty wishlist service (so make sure to sign up and ensure you get just what you want this Christmas!)

Notcot nice

Our red stitched Perspex cuffs by Phillipa Green have been posted on notcot couture – very cool.

Friday, 24 October 2008

No Board Bag

Japanese skateboarding fanatics Anti System handmake these super fierce bags (they also do notebooks) out of recycled skateboards – we do love their edgy green attitude!
Find them at

Wednesday, 22 October 2008

Our blog friends...

Radici has been featured on 2 more of our favourite blogs:

A big cheer for Jenny of Indie quarter and Ez of Creature comforts!

Tuesday, 21 October 2008

Behind the Design ... Philippa Green

Philippa Green is the very talented designer behind our most delicious perspex cuffs...
Q:If you could have one question answered what would it be?
A:Why are humans sooooo complicated why are we not more like dogs....I want to be just like my dog!! Sleep eat walk sleep eat eat eat walk.

Q:Would you stop eating frog’s legs if I asked you to?
A:You wouldn’t have to ask me I would never eat the leg of a frog...sis

Q:Which cartoon character do you most identify with?
A:Marge Simpson or maybe Homer's dog

Q:What tune do you whistle when you’re making tea?
A:Some weird Kundulini yoga tune I have drummed in to my head from chanting it over and over and over!

Monday, 20 October 2008

Thursday, 16 October 2008

Behind the Design - Jenne Giles

We love our designers – they are all hugely talented and totally unique in their approach to life – Owen asked them some silly and not so silly questions about life and the universe and so begin our Behind the Design posts.
We just had to start with Jenne as we have had such an amazing response to her beautiful scarves...

Q: Let’s get the important one out of the way – What is your favourite gelato flavour?
A: Ooohh-“Bacio”the mix of hazelnut and chocolate!

Q: Who was your childhood hero?
A: Cyndi Lauper.

Q: Would you wear knitted bathing trunks under
any circumstances?

A: Any and everyday.

Q: If you could have one question answered what would it be?
A: What is the secret of peace?

Friday, 10 October 2008

Out and About: Origin Craft Fair 2008

Just returned from a visit to Origin (now showing at Somerset House, London) - lots of amazing contemporary craft on display. Here are some of our favourites from week 1.

Hannah Louise Lamb

Stine Jespersen

Andrea Walsh

Wednesday, 8 October 2008

Owen says...thanks!

Wow – we are so thrilled a number of our products have been featured on the lovely Modish blog! Thanks Jena.

Go on go take a peek…

Tuesday, 7 October 2008

Check us out!

We just wanted to say a huge big
thank you to everyone for all the lovely emails and messages we have had over the last few days….you guys are great!

Check us out we have even made it to a blog here and there!

Graphic Exchange and Debi van Zyl

Monday, 6 October 2008

It's our big day! was born today at 11:21 am.

It has been a long time coming and you have been so wonderfully supportive of this little project of ours.

We are thrilled to announce that the little website has all its feelers and toes and Roscoe here approves (he is a real stickler for detail!)

Please have a look at our proud new arrival on