Pablo Kickass, Yo
New Design Label Launches
Please don't hold this terrible headline against Brummie design partners Ally Standing and Jane Anderson — they had nothing to do with it. What they had everything to do with is Lucky Pablo, their new joyful brand. What you're looking at is a tray, and I've fallen in love with it. But they do more than just trays — they do jumpers, coasters, prints, t-shirts, throws, face masks and more. The company came about at the beginning of the first lockdown when, in Ally's words "the news was getting weird. We spent hours drawing to take our minds off it. Music on loud, Sharpies in hand — plus a beer or four — we doodled compulsively until our table was covered. Symbols, shapes, grids; there was something almost primordial about the forms we were summoning. There was no plan — just a strange and slightly trancelike focus and a cathartic release of drawing". Use code SHOPLOCAL on this site (until Nov 20) for 20% off. Follow
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