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The Minimalist Marketing Guide

The Minimalist Marketing Guide | How to intentionally connect with your people without getting burnt out

Every week I talk with my clients and I hear that they are tired of trying out each and every marketing tip, worn out from being on all the social media platforms and frustrated that their time is disappearing without reaching their audiences. Just like the theory of ‘minimalism’ more is not always better. Here are …

Infuse your brand with love & create a positive impact business

Infuse your brand with heart & create a positive impact business | Rebecca Hawkes

Love is more than the things we buy each other. In fact, I think ‘gifts’, as a love language is misguided as our thoughts, feelings and intentions mean so much more than opening our wallets. But if the answer is not reliant on buying more than how can we infuse love into our brand and …

Just One | The simple way to speak to your audience

Originally posted as part of the Out of Studio newsletter. Sign up to get free tips, and goods straight to your inbox. Yes please! Just one thing. Just one thing at a time. We hear this a lot as we try to focus, try not to do all ten things on the to do list …

Caffeine & Wifi | Oslo Grünnerløkka

One of the best techniques I work into my work week is to get out of the house. As a freelance graphic designer I spend endless hours staring at a screen, quite often in sweatpants and worn out t-shirts (and yes I work mainly with fashion clients!). This can lead to getting ‘all up in …

The Calendar

Yesterday I got back from my desk after a most relaxing and inspiring Easter break in Stockholm. After time away from my screen I always get the urge to get back and create work I can be proud of. I feel the urge for self-improvement and once again it becomes the time to get organised. …

Grey Day, Sunshine for your Ears

A few weeks ago while in London, I was flustered. Racing around the central streets in the rain, I had a list of things I needed to buy while visiting and little time. Stopping by one of the best department stores in my home city, Selfridges, many of these requirements could be ticked off the …

Inscribe | From mood board to brand identity

I am excited to introduce to you one of the most exciting projects I have been working on this year. Recently I was approached to work with a new business on their logo and identity. The consultancy titled, Inscribe. From beginning to end (although there will be more to come for this wonderful new brand), …

Creative Mornings Oslo | Anti Design Studio

The sounds of crickets ring in my ear, it is my phones alarm telling me that at 6am it is time to wake up. Earlier than my usual rise but for once I am excited to leave the house before the sun gets up. Not even early morning flights get me out of bed these …

Design & Beauty…meet and get hickies

  I believe you should always judge a book by its cover, and that some images and graphics are just meant to be brought together. Welcome to matches made in aesthetic heaven. For more inspirational images see my Pinterest .

Between the Lines | Januarys Collection

As time passes I become more and more disinterested with spending alone time with the television. I like watching a film with someone or an occasional tv program but I always become to restless to sit still and not do something at the same time. Having company helps, but when on my own or indulging …