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Eltham Palace – where Henry VIII meets Art Deco

Eltham Palace was a complete surprise. When I heard that Henry VIII grew up there, I expected gothic arches and rolling heads. But I walked through the door and got smacked in the head by Art Deco. The childhood home of the un-lucky in love Henry was bought by theĀ Courtauld family (as in theĀ Courtauld Gallery) […]

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Another train poster – this one is for the feminists

I couldn’t help but share this war time employment poster from Poster Art 150, because at the end of the day high heels are quite the worst.

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TRAINS – and 150 years of poster art

I have confessed my love for trains time and time again. Add design and art to the train mix and I am in heaven. Thankfully 150 of the best London Underground posters are currently on display at the London Transport Museum to celebrate the Tube’s 150th birthday. The posters are set over three levels in […]

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Motivation Monday – the ‘don’t you wish you worked here’ edition

The Google office in Tel Aviv. I think I am going to curl up under my desk, close my eyes and wish myself there. Feel free to join me – please bring tea and/or cake.  

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