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World Book Night: 23rd April 2013

      Today I visited St Margaret-at-Cliffe on the beautiful Kent coast and discovered the house of Ian Fleming nestled under the white cliffs, which has been so wonderfully illustrated by People Will Always Need Plates as one of their range of mugs.  I was very pleasantly surprised to be offered a copy of Ian Fleming's book Casino Royale by a passer-by who was distributing it as part of the great World Book Night event, what a co-incidence...

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   I'll be joining many other designer makers (including mini moderns, People Will Always Need Plates, Rupert Blanchard and Sophie Cook) showing our work at midcentury.modern at Dulwich College, London SE21 7LD on Sunday 2nd December 2012 from 10am to 4pm The show is a delight, as it not only promotes the work of modern day creators, but has a whole hall (or more) full of fantastic retro furniture and homewares - if you love your vintage to be midcentury, you'll love this show - hope to see you there...

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