Mindfulness & Self Employment Business Podcast

Mindfulness & Self Employment Business Podcast

Last week I recorded a podcast I am very proud of with Benjamin from @head_rest! We chat about mindfulness and self employment and the things that have helped us carve out a different path and way of doing business.  We discuss how daily mindful rituals have helped us...

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How much should I pay for my Logo Design?

How much should I pay for my Logo Design?

How much do you spend on your design branding? Do you see it as a business investment, like a good accountant or a perfect shop location? For many it is an after-thought and often entrusted to a friend who may do it as a favour. It’s often hard to put into words the...

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The power of intuition in business

The power of intuition in business

Here are my top tips for getting in touch with your intuition for business and self-employment and switching off the often distracting voices in our head that can lead us to making the wrong decisions in business and in life!

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Founding an Ethical Design Agency

Founding an Ethical Design Agency

I'm super passionate about ethical living and sustainability and when it came to making the leap and starting my own design company I was extremely conscious that I wanted to create a business that reflected my values and also, in...

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What’s the difference between a Logo and a Brand Identity?

What’s the difference between a Logo and a Brand Identity?

I’ve been chatting to quite a few people about the difference between a 'logo' and a 'brand' so thought I'd share my thoughts on here. A logo is just a mark. Some logo's are created quickly, without thought or understanding of your business and will rarely be unique...

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Community, Creativity & Creating your Identity

Community, Creativity & Creating your Identity

Very excited to share with you today a podcast that I have just recorded with the incredible “Ethical Hour”! I talk about how I left the corporate agency world to start an indie design agency in line with my own ethical values and inspired by the principles behind the...

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Instagram Feed Styling Tips

Instagram Feed Styling Tips

As more and more of your potential customers connect with businesses through social media it is so important to make sure your feed and social media output matches your brand. If your a fashion, lifestyle, food or retail business then Instagram is one of the most...

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Creative Co-working in Manchester & Stockport

Creative Co-working in Manchester & Stockport

After months of visiting co-working spaces and coffee shops I realised I began to miss having people to bounce ideas off. Most of the co-working spaces I've been in have been heads down, headphones on type of places so I've decided to set up my own co-working meet up...

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Stop in Stockport Logo Design

Stop in Stockport Logo Design

Stop in Stockport approached us to team up on their Logo design as a fellow Stockport based business. The team is a collaboration of young individuals who all share a passion for Things to do in Stockport. Some are true Stopfordians having grown up, lived and worked...

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Our Top 5 Ethical Promotional Business Suppliers

Our Top 5 Ethical Promotional Business Suppliers

Ethical Business Suppliers and Marketing Promotional Items Sustainable and Eco-Friendly Design for small ethical businesses. Specialising in sustainable, eco friendly printing, promotional items, marketing materials, stationary, journals and more .

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New Brand Identity for a Talent Coach

New Brand Identity for a Talent Coach

Here is a snapshot of a recent branding project we have been working on this month. AC Talent asked us to create something that encapsulated the artistic nature of their brand so we explored Surrealist images and bold type which has an element of...

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Why your business needs more than ‘just a logo’

Why your business needs more than ‘just a logo’

We often have clients asking what the difference is between a 'brand identity' and 'logo design' project so we are going to explain why constructing a 'brand' is vital to the success of your business. You can go online and get a logo designed for as cheap as £50, it...

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Thorns Catalogue Design

Thorns Catalogue Design

We've just finished a complete restyle of Thorns 2018 Furniture Catalogue. Take a look at the link below to view the full catalogue. We combined on-trend Geometric shapes with Scandinavian minimalist design principles. To navigate through the catalogue easily a colour...

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Why UX is a Big Deal…

Why UX is a Big Deal…

The current word on everyones lips is User Experience. A hot topic for everything ranging from store layout design to the emails that appear in your inbox. Once you as a business beginning to put User experience at the heart of everything you...

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