Stitching Pictures by Sandeep Jandu

Sandeep Jandu

Sandeep Jandu, who graduated from Goldsmiths with a degree in media and communications, specialising in illustration, has wasted no time pushing her innovative ideas and the boundaries of mixed medium art. And so we have it, Stitching Pictures, a beautifully

‘All I want Is Out of Here’ at the October Gallery

October Gallery

As autumn creeps in and the evenings get colder we took refuge in one of London’s most diverse, inspiring (and aptly named) home to art and creativity; the October Gallery. A non-profit organisation, the October Gallery team, including Royal College

Inside the Studio with Rory Hutton

Rory Hutton - Inside the Studio

Rory Hutton is an Irish born fashion designer. After interning at Vivienne Westwood and Hardy Amies, he has recently started his own label. He now works and lives in London. On arriving at the Wimbledon studio of Rory Hutton, its

Emerging Designer Profile: Charlie May

Charlie May

Well known for her successful blog Girl a la Mode, featuring her long hair and simple but stylish clothes, London based graduate Charlie May has more recently launched her own label as a young British designer and is now working

Out and About: Make-Up Show Live

Make-up Show Live

As August drew to a close and Londoners took to the streets of Notting Hill for the carnival, fashionistas in need of some respite, and/or those wanting to get a head start on the make-up and beauty trends of the

Street Artist Nathan Bowen: Debut Solo Show

Nathan Bowen Solo Show

Arguably, the street art generation is now fully realised, where in the innovators of a once renegade medium have forged a wholly recognised and laudable genre. One such up-and-coming street artist is Central St Martins graduate Nathan Bowen. Bowen’s exposure

ART IN FLUX Closing Party


Last Thursday saw the closing party of “Art in Flux” – a multifaceted exhibition tucked in the tiny and lovely spaces of the Curious Duke Gallery in Whitecross Street, a bustling area on the doorstep of Shoreditch and Hoxton. What

aMAZEme at the Festival Of The World

aMAZEme at the Festival Of The World

To say there are any other happenings in London this summer, more gripping than the Olympics, would be the understatement of the decade. Surprising as it may seem however, we managed to tear ourselves away from the sporting festivities to

London’s Calling for the House of Sunny

House of Sunny

Coco Chanel, the industry icon who crafted the modern woman’s suit and turned it into a signature piece that prevails today, reminded us that as ‘fashion passes, style remains’.  Today, burgeoning London designer Sunny Williams and his label House of

Wolf and Badger’s Flagship Sets Sail


Wolf and Badger are firmly on our radar here at Sketchbook; from their opening in February 2010, to their residential stint in the Wonder Room at Selfridges and 2011’s Spring Fete. Fast forward almost a year and these furry critters