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From the bench #1

From the bench #1

Lockdown has heightened our senses to where we find inspiration so we thought we’d pass some of it on - as and when we find the good stuff. These articles, exhibitions, products and beyond are all chats we’d usually be enjoying with our team and customers in the shop & studio and we miss that, so here we are.From the bench - our jewellery bench, your garage workbench, home office, easel, or a grassy park bench. Whatever floats your creative boat!   10 of the World's best museum & gallery tours Skip the usual queues and enjoy some world-class art from the comfort of your own...

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Our épanoui

Our épanoui

You may or may not know that our brand name translates as ‘to blossom, grow, flourish’. It’s a mantra that is at our very core and it’s something that feels very relevant for us to reflect on at this moment in time. We’re into our fourth year of épanoui now and the growth and evolution we have seen in a little shop and studio has been immense – it’s something we are so proud of and so grateful for. We have truly been on a journey of ‘épanoui’, with beautiful people who have helped us along our way. And this...

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Meet the Maker - Hannah Carvell

Meet the Maker - Hannah Carvell

Here at épanoui, we’re proud to stock the work of artisans and makers from both near and far. Last month we were very excited to introduce the work of local artist, Hannah Carvell to our shop and studio. Featuring bold blocks of colours, sausage dogs, quirky statements and GLITTER (yes, GLITTER), Hannah’s screen-prints and illustrations are a must-have pop of all things wonderful (much like the artist herself). As Hannah’s first stockist (eeeeee!) we asked her to share a little about her world with us as our August Meet the Maker. So, kick your feet up, find a sausage dog...

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Gifts for Teachers

Gifts for Teachers

We’ve all had them. The good, the bad, the memorable and the down-right whacky... They’re the people who helped to shape us, offering up their knowledge, support, guidance, love and dedication to get us to where we are today. Teachers. We salute you. School’s almost out and the sunshine months are ahead of us. It’s the time of year where we like to look back on teachers who have inspired us along the way, and we get to say thank you to those who are inspiring the next generations in schools today. From the art teacher that once danced in...

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