it’s a bit like busses…

Opportunities I mean – you wait forever for the one you want and then 2 come along at the same time… it’s certainly been like that lately, hence my absence from writing. We partnered with Estethica for their press day at the London May Fair hotel on 11th November....

a video and a vat inspection…

Not quite sure what’s going on when a relatively small business like ours attracts a call from a VAT inspector but that’s exactly what we’ve got booked in for 2pm tomorrow. I guess it’s because we asked for some money back last quarter...

there's revolution in the air…

These words form part of the design across the top of our beautiful new Aquapax carton (thanks again SunHouse) – they are personal and inspired in part by the wonderfully under-recognised poet Mr. Bob Dylan. I wasn’t much into Bob when I was growing up,...

serendipity…

I woke up thinking of this word in the early hours and then kept myself awake pondering the precise meaning and the influence of serendipity and sagacity in my life… (that’s what happens when I can’t sleep). According to wikipedia, it’s the...

a dream that's worked…

Today was the day when we finally got to see our latest creation – aka Aquapax in its 2009 production guise. It’s one thing to sign off a piece of flat artwork, and another thing to have a mock-up made in a different material, to give a degree of design perspective....

Aquapax & a French connection…

The year has started with a vengeance and it was rather embarrassing to see it’s been a fortnight since my last blog. It’s great to report that Aquapax will be in at least two of the most fabulous and exciting stores in Paris (Colette and Bon Marché) from the end of...