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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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08 Oct New Product: Wire Mesh Memo-Board

The wire mesh trend continues to gather pace, inspiring crafters everywhere. We're not surprised. The clean lines of the wire; the pleasing symmetry of the grid; and the sheer usefulness of mesh for securing everything from your favourite mug to the dry-cleaning bill. We at Block...

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30 Sep Typographic inspiration at Home, Olympia

September saw the launch of our new ABC Bookends at Home, Olympia, and it was great to see how other designers are using typography in their work. The release of our bookends was timed to coincide with the announcement of the Man Booker Prize shortlist and we must admit that we have been as...

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