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This Week We Love ..... Four Cheeky Monkeys

October 15, 2018

This week we're loving the Four Cheeky Monkeys blog, a great lifestyle and interiors blog filled with children's interior trends and ideas and awesome DIY's.

Ness is a teacher and combines her passion for play based learning and interiors beautifully, head on over to take a look around.

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This Week We Love ..... Cook in a Book Series

August 20, 2018
Just how lovely is this interactive Cook in a Book series, illustrated by Lotta Nieminen. Follow the real recipes through a series of wheels, flaps, tabs and foils. Perfect for getting kids interested in cooking with beautiful illustrations and fun and bright colour combos. So, is it tacos, pizza or pancakes today?!

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This Week We Love ..... Mum Of Six

June 25, 2018

Mum of six (Stella Ameinova) has created a contemporary children’s fashion brand using her keen eye for trend, colour and style. Gender equality is a hot topic right now and this diverse and active collection fits in with the modern times. Stella’s experience as a mother has helped her combine practicality and functionality but still fitting in high end style status.

New website coming soon so keep your eyes peeled!

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This Week We Love ..... Supermundane

April 30, 2018

YES! We are huge fans of London based artist Rob Lowe AKA Supermundane. Known for his bold, hyper-colourful geometric artworks that play with line, type and composition, Supermundane produces exciting and eye-catching designs that have been used all over the world. From magazines to murals to shop fronts to rugs, he covers them all in his fun designs. Be sure to catch his latest installation in Exchange Square in Broadgate, London. 

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This Week We Love ..... ARKET

March 5, 2018
Nordic heritage brand ARKET offer a unique minimalist lifestyle collection and we especially love their latest childrenswear collab with French artist Amélie Fontaine. Celebrating nature and aesthetic expressions, bright and unusual illustrated birds take centre stage of this lovely range. 

This Week We Love ..... Meri Meri

January 8, 2018

Visit the world of Meri Meri and discover all of their gorgeous products. Starting off in greetings cards, they now cover products ranging from bakeware to toys to gifts in the most stylish colour palettes. We love everything! 

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This Week We Love ..... Dan Woodger

November 27, 2017

 We have the pleasure of working in the same building as the awesome illustrator Dan Woodger who's work we love! 

His cartoon style is instantly recognisable and full of humour, it always puts a smile on our face! Brighten up your Monday and check out his Instagram!

 

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This Week We Love ..... BIF

October 30, 2017

Over the weekend we took a trip to Brighton to visit BIF ( Brighton Illustration Fair )  It was a great chance to see the best of Brighton's local artists and designers. Fun workshops to get involved in and exciting prints and design goodies to spend the pocket money!

 

This Week We Love ..... London Design Festival 2017

October 2, 2017

If you didn't get a chance to see any of the London Design Festival, then you need to get it in your diary for next year!
With events all over London there was so much to see. We headed down to the V&A, Villa Walala and Joy and Peace by Morag Myerscough and Luke Morgan.

The Ceramics Galleries at the V&A were a highlight, with 'Metropolis' by Lubna Chowdhary who is the Ceramics Resident.

Villa Walala was great fun. As you may be able to tell on this blog we are big fans of Camille Walala and always love seeing her designs.

Joy and Peace is a bright and playful installation in 2 parts, it brings a splash of colour to the city.

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This Week We Love ..... Kid + Kind

September 4, 2017

Kid + Kind always bring the playful quality to fashion. This fun, gender neutral brand uses lovely mark making techniques from stamped shapes to line drawings printed on 100% organic cotton. Their fresh colour combos mixed with their simple prints create unique items for kids who like to play!

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This Week We Love ..... WALALA X PLAY

August 7, 2017
Camille Walala has collaborated with NOW Gallery for 2017 to create a super fun and interactive installation. A bright and colourful maze, covered in Walala's signature vibrant and bold graphic patterns and geometrics, it is sure to bring out the child in you! Clever uses of mirrors reflect the space back and create even more patterns for you to see. 
Be sure to look from above too, to see if you missed any sections!
WALALA X PLAY is open at NOW Gallery in Greenwich until 24th September 2017. 

This Week We Love ..... Susie Hammer

July 10, 2017

What is there not to love about Susie Hammer's artwork? Susie's work is full of great colour combos, humour, texture and even more fun! We just love it! 

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This Week We Love ..... The Animals Observatory

June 12, 2017
One of the coolest kids brands in town has got to be The Animals Observatory. This effortlessly stylish brand is playful, timeless and is inspired by art, architecture and paintings from the 70s. Too cool!

‘Be a good animal, true to your instincts’. Laia Aguilar, Creative Director.

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This Week We Love ..... Owl & Dog Playbooks

May 15, 2017

Here at Lemon Ribbon we LOVE children's books and this week we're featuring the awesome Owl & Dog Playbooks. An independent book publishers, who create beautiful and playful books for children. 

All their books are interactive, with stories, riddles and facts. Some turn into fun masks, others create fish to play with and one makes a clumsy monster! Such awesome ideas, we can't wait to see what will come next.

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This Week We Love ..... We Built This City

April 17, 2017

We love the changing store fronts of We Built This City, currently created by one of our favourites Supermudane.

A souvenir shop with a difference in the heart of London, on Carnaby Street. They are revolutionising London souvenirs and creating a platform for local creatives to reach a wider audience.

With so many awesome designers under one roof, get down there and check it out!
56B Carnaby Street, London, W1F 9QF

1.Lemon Ribbon    2.Alice Bowsher    3. Martina Paukova

This Week We Love ..... Stella McCartney Kids

March 20, 2017

Stella McCartney has taken a unique spin on her newest collection and we totally love it!

Using a vibrant primary colour trend and merging a mash up of modern music and jungle prints, this playful collection definitely stands out from the crowd.

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This Week We Love ..... Scout Editions

February 20, 2017

Whoa ... Don’t you just love these whimsical and quirky products by Scout Editions? Brother and Sister – Wai and Pui work together in creating arty products for gift and home.

Combining a modern and organic style we love their fresh approach to graphics! 

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This Week We Love ..... Tiny Cottons

January 23, 2017

This week we love children's clothing brand Tiny Cottons
Their AW collection is bold and simple but so fun. They are leading the way with quirky shape play and clever type with lots of humour thrown in for good measure.
We only wish they made them in our size too!

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This Week We Love ..... The London Illustration Fair

December 12, 2016
We went along to The London Illustration Fair at the Barge House, Oxo Tower Wharf. As usual it was full of amazing illustrators and designers showcasing their talents.
One of our favourites was The Doodle Man, who was live drawing the walls of the building while we were there, with his playful and intricate graffiti style doodles. Kristjana S Williams also caught our eye with her beautifully layered illustrations.


Overall a really inspiring visit, make sure you go and check out their events next year!

1 Kristjana S Williams   2 The Doodle Man   3 Hero Of Switzerland   4 Ruby Taylor

This Week We Love ..... Dodo Toucan

November 14, 2016
How adorable are these miniature ceramics?
Individually hand crafted in Paris by designer of Dodo Toucan, Sara Theron.
 
Each collection is a small series of charming creatures and objects that would cheer up any space. Beautiful colours and full of character!Check out their Instagram for some more lovely products.