December give-away with Darling Clementine!

We are really excited to announce our December give-away competition, very generously sponsored by one of our favourite design duo’s, the lovely Oslo-based Darling Clementine! Designers Ingrid and Tonje have kindly selected a range of beautifully illustrated items from thei…
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Christmas Gifs to cheer about

There’s a lot of chit chat about the big C word at the moment, and if you’re not quite in the mood yet, and need to get that bit more jovial, then we recommend a stroll over to christmasgifs.org for some festive inspired animation goodness! Curated by artist and des…
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Wrap talks to Lydia Garnett

Lydia Garnett’s portraiture is as true and honest as it comes. Documenting youth culture beautifully, she shoots people as she finds them, bringing out all the qualities that make us who we are, features that might otherwise be covered up by over-styling and touch-ups. And its …
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The Enchanted Forest at Foyles

Last Friday evening we went along to the opening of ‘The Enchanted Forest’ - an all female illustration exhibition at Foyles bookshop on Charring Cross Road. Organised by Emma Block, and funded by a grant from Ideas Tap, the exhibition brings together seven illus…
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Good type by Young Jerks

Thanks to the ever useful Twitter, we were recently introduced to Young Jerks – the one-man design studio of Dan Cassaro, who specialises in custom type, illustration and logo design… and my oh my, he does a good job! One of our favourite projects of his is the work h…
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Illustrator of the week Nicholas Frith

Launching a new regular spot on the Wrap blog, Nicholas John Frith is our first ever ‘Illustrator of the Week’; he’s a super talented chap whose work is guaranteed to warm your spirits on such a miserable Monday. Using soft earthy tones to colour his images, and…
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Marianne Diemer

We thought we’d kick the week off with a look at these brilliantly bold and graphic printed cushions by French designer Marianne Diemer, who founded her brand Rouge de Rhin in 1995. Formerly working as a graphic designer in advertising, Marianne’s aesthetic is simp…
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