Paved Paradise: Pikku Potin

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Pikku Potin is a homewares brand founded in London in 2014, by designers Sarah Clayton and Anna Hastings. They met through a love of good design, a wish to craft objects by hand, and an obsession with succulents! Pikku Potin design and hand make all of their products – with a keen eye for detail and pure materiality, their designs […]

Paved Paradise: Electra Costa

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Electra Costa was born in London in 1986. She works predominantly in the medium of drawing but she includes different mediums into her practice such as collage and photography. Electra completed a BA (Hons) Fine Art degree in 2010 as well as a Foundation Course in art and Design in 2007 at Byam Shaw School of […]

Paved Paradise: One We Made Earlier

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One We Made Earlier produce contemporary accessories.  Based in London, husband and wife team Emma and Rob Orchardson draw on their varied creative backgrounds to collaborate and create a range of bold and striking accessories. Inspired by sources such as Memphis design and futurist stage design, the duo playfully combine unconventional materials such as Corian […]

Paved Paradise: Ian Law

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Ian Law studied at The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL and has always been more interested in the experimental and representational through the use of drawing, painting and physical model-making. His works have varied from figurative studies, portraiture and sculptural installations. The themes that have often driven Ian’s work are those of a kind of social study; […]

Paved Paradise: Emily Gilbert

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Emily is an illustrator, graphic novelist and zine-maker based between Bournemouth and London. She developed a love for self publishing and narrative work, and has several self published works. Her love for nature, animals, atmosphere, intriguing landscapes and environments feeds into her work continuously and she is always seeking out new adventures for inspiration and […]

Paved Paradise: Nikki Strange

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Having graduated in 2010 with a BA in Fashion and Textiles, Nikki Strange has since gone on to work in the industry as a passionate, highly creative freelance textile print designer. With over three years experience, Nikki has been working as a freelance textile designer for both fashion and furnishings in studios based in the UK and LA, developing her commercial […]