Self employed buzz: Mark Lay Planet Patrol

This week we profile Mark Lay from Planet Patrol Studio. In a new world of minimalism, Mark's (aka Mole's) maps have a timeless charm that works in all sorts of interior settings from homes to workplaces and restaurants. We are fortunate that this mostly private man has taken some time to answer my nosey questions. 

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25 Multi-functional products

In a time where money is hard to come by, people are searching for products that really work hard for them. Here for this blog post i've searched for some multi-functional products that are both genuinely useful AND stylish.

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Self employed buzz: Marcus Kirby, Fututremaps

This week we profile Marcus Kirby from The Future Mapping Company aka Fututremaps. His maps have become iconic in east london and further afield, and bring graphic geographic joy to the homes and businesses they adorn.

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How to clean your Goodordering bag

A Goodordering bag is one that is likely to be used daily and in all kinds of weather, so its natural that it will eventually get a bit dirty. However, looking after your bag will extend its life and will keep it...

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Self-employed buzz: Beth Roberts

Self employed people contribute strongly to the UK economy, with over 5 million self employed people and represent over 15% of the labour market. Right now in August 2020 self employed people are eligible for the Coronavirus Self-Employment Income Support Scheme,...

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Colour and emotions during Covid

Things have been a bit depressing lately, and i have witnessed that as a result of this, we are seeing lots more colour. In times of economic uncertainty, people often need to cling onto hope and one of the easiest ways...

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Hacks and automations for a small business

Automation has saved my bacon during Covid-19. These automated processes decrease the chance of mistakes, cut down on wasted double handling and free up time for me to do tasks that cannot easily be automated such as customer service and...

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Photography inspiration

I have been increasingly inspired by photography recently, especially photos which capture real life scenes. Scenes that we might all find familiar and thats what makes them so appealing. Here are some of my favourite photography instagram accounts of this...

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Bad weather delays eco range delivery

I’m really sorry to report that there has been a slight delay on the delivery of our eco-green and black roll top pannier backpacks. This is due to bad weather during our shipping process. The bags should be arriving on the 8th of September which...

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