Old stuff in storage – retro inspiration – Part 2.

The genius of the iMacquarium in our previous post got us thinking. What else is there lurking at the back of your storage unit that could be made into something funky for your flat – or hip for your home? Well it seems we’re not the first to start pondering that… enter the world of […]

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Euro 2012 in full swing…

With the Jubilee celebrations the weekend before last and wall-to-wall coverage of the Olympic Torch Relay during the build up to London 2012- it would be easy to forget there’s a couple of other major sporting events on this summer… Second only to the World Cup in the world of European Football the UEFA European Football Championship (to […]

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Andy Warhol: The Portfolios – Southwark

Andy Warhol: The Portfolios exhibition will be held at Dulwich Picture Gallery in Southwark from 20 June to 16 September. This exhibition will feature some of Warhol’s most iconic print portfolios as well as lesser known sets. Portfolios on display will include the the Muhammad Ali Portfolio and the Myths Portfolio produced six years before the […]

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Old stuff in storage – the next Retro inspiration?

The retro wave of drawing inspiration from the past 100 years of human creativity shows no signs of slowing up. And this post about Sci-fi themed furniture at Sofa HQ got us thinking… What might you have in your storage unit that could be the next centrepiece of your household. In this classic ABC Selfstore 3 […]

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Ye ABC Selfstore, purveyors of quality storage rooms – for the discerning London Proprietor.

It’s time for the second in our Tower of London inspired ‘Ye Olde ABC Storage Rooms’.  Our historical interpretation of ABC Selfstore in the setting of medieval London…  this time we reflect on how our offer for storage for London Business’ could have looked… cica 1649. Discerning Proprietors choose ABC storage rooms for their business. […]

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Ye ABC Selfstore, purveyors of quality storage rooms – for the discerning Londoner

Following on from our Tower of London post, we thought it might be fun to reinterpret ABC Selfstore in the setting of medieval London…  first up, how our storage for His Lordship’s household might have been advertised… Discerning staff of Lords, Ladies and Gentlemen choose the ABC storage rooms when their household is visiting London. […]

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