Culture

Carnaby Book new in the Pop-Up Boutique!

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The Sketchbook Shop is now stocking ‘Carnaby Street 1960-2010’: a book to accompany the exhibition currently running on Carnaby Street celebrating 50 years of fashion and music in the area. The exhibition was created by Amy de la Haye with Judith Clark

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

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

PLATFORM2 TRAVELS THE WORLD

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It’s not often that young people get to travel to a developing country and work to benefit the local community. But with the help of PLATFORM 2, now anyone aged 18 to 25 can travel abroad and tackle local injustices