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17 Jun Out and About: Free Range 2016

Block design blog talks to talented new photographer, Sarah Bennett about her graduate show, Capture 135 at Free Range 2016. We ask her about her distinctive style, and how she found inspiration in Block product design. How would you describe your photographic style? I would describe my...

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24 May New Product: Hello Coat Rack

Hello Coat Rack is a new design-led coat hook inspired by handwritten neons. Block’s lead designer, Tara Ashe, recalls her first encounter with neon installations as an art student at the Venice Biennale as a defining moment and the interactions between colour and line offered by...

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01 Apr New Product: Clipboard Frame

Clipboard Frame is a unique picture frame combining classic shapes and contemporary colour. This modern piece of design makes a striking backdrop for a favourite image, as well as doubling as a stylish tool for clippings and memos.   Pegging, pinning and clipping are obsessions of our modern age, and our designers will...

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28 Jan Block Edit: Valentine’s Day Gifts

Valentine's day is coming up and in this week's post you will find thoughtful gifts to charm your valentine, or to treat yourself! Above: 1.Large White Pegboard - £65 Block 2. Alessi Love Coffee Spoons - £19.95 Utility 3. Sweet Dreams Pillow Cases £18.00 Home by Kirsty 4. Rabbit Screenprint - £35.00 Indish 5....

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12 Jan Nesting at Top Drawer, London

Nesting at Top Drawer, London is second nature to Block. Every Spring for nearly 15 years we have carefully packed up prototypes, products and props to exhibit at the iconic show. Nesting, whether we like it or not, is an apt metaphor here, because this is...

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04 Jan New for 2016: Pegboard Accessories

Things are moving fast at Block as we move into what promises to be a very exciting year. An inspiring new studio space is almost ready for action, trips around the world are being organised, and those sketches of 2015 have been transfigured into some...

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28 Oct Block Edit: Block Kids

We are thrilled to introduce Block Kids on the blog this week and have teamed up with two of our kindred creatives, Jane Foster and Chloe Thurston (aka ChloeUberKid), to mark this exciting occasion. Block Small Orange Pegboard, £30.00 Block Kids is a celebration of product design...

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