Another successful Sunday at the Pop-Up Shop

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In true SKETCHBOOK style, we decided to push ourselves even further and persuaded famed cover illustrator JOHN-PAUL THURLOW to let us loose on his work for our second exhibition at the Pop-Up Shop. In his first ever exhibition, we uncover

“Getting Started” with Blogger Mademoiselle Robot

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LAETITIA WAJNAPEL, the mind behind the style and lifestyle blog MADEMOISELLE ROBOT, graced our Pop-Up shop on Wednesday April 7th to give a “Getting Started” lecture. Laetitia arrived at our space looking every part the style blogger. She wore a

Man of the Moment

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Nick Ferman of Sister PR is Sketchbook’s direct link to the Newburgh Quarter and has been a huge part of the success of our pop-up shop. It was only natural that we would interview him and document his fantastic (and

If Those Walls Could Talk

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As I walk through The Fashion and Textile Museum in London, I can’t help but remember my auntie’s house. The walls on her dining room were decorated with a bold pattern, with massive flowers and dark colours, gaudily topped with

THE WORLD OF ONLINE SHOPPING WITH RASHA KHOURI

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On Monday we hosted a talk with Michelle Sadlier and founder of Dia-boutique.com, RASHA KHOURI. Dia is the leading online luxury boutique featuring Arabic designers. The site capitalizes on the e-commerce market, but with a little flair as it has

John-Paul Thurlow’s solo exhibition at the pop-up shop

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Sketchbook Magazine are delighted to announce the Private View of John-Paul Thurlow’s first solo exhibition at our pop-up shop on Sunday 11th April from 3-6pm. We will have live music from Pocket Satellite as well as complimentary drinks and cupcakes

“GETTING STARTED” WITH STYLIST REBEKAH ROY

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As Sketchbook continues our ‘Getting Started’ lectures, we were thrilled to welcome the charming Rebekah Roy, one of the most recognised stylists who’s client list includes The Kaiser Chiefs, Little Boots, Fluz Magazine and Harvey Nichols. As a child Rebekah

PRINT VS ONLINE PANEL AT THE POP-UP

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Last week, Sketchbook’s Newburgh Street premises played host to one of the creative industries’ hottest current topics; the ongoing debate concerning the changing natures of printed and digital matter. Chaired by arts journalist Clare Acheson and with a panel that

CRAFTIVIST COLLECTIVE GIVE A TALK AT THE POP-UP

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On Monday, SARAH CORBETT of CRAFTIVIST COLLECTIVE gave a talk about the advantages of blending crafts with activism. CRAFTIVIST COLLECTIVE is a group that Sarah started in London after hearing about the concept through other resources, yet she struggling to find

Behind the Scenes at Chanel’s A/W ‘10 Shoot

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SKETCHBOOK’S New York photographer correspondent Rachel, writer of the blog The Greyest Ghost, was on site at Chanel’s A/W ‘10 campaign photoshoot located in NY’s Lower East Side. Rachel took pictures of KARL LAGERFELD and models FREJA and ABBEY in