News Tagged ‘fashion and design’

The old photograph and how we designed the Nepal Fikkal Ilam luxury black tea product packaging

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

Always fascinated by stories of intrigue, adventure and inspired by history with Chateau Rouge we wanted to create a brand that not only encaptulates a history and heritage, with stories of discovery, but also a personal touch. In looking at aspects to incorporate in the designs, we wanted to include objects or images that may well have a personal connection or tell a real story, rather than just make one up. The Nepal Fikkal Ilam tea packaging is one such product and tells the story of Sean Farrell’s great Aunt, from Johannesburg in South Africa. Read the rest of this entry »


Old Leeds Market building as taken for the Chateau Rouge Luxury Tea tasting

Sunday, May 8th, 2011
Leeds Market Chateau Rouge Luxury Tea Tasting 7 May 2011

Leeds Market Building - a truly remarkable building, and an architectural masterpiece

We absolutely fell in love with this building while in Leeds on Saturday for a tea tasting at Harvey Nichols. It’s an architectural gem and a timeless masterpiece! If only everything today lasts this long – something that keeps on getting more beautiful with time, rather than looking dated and out of fashion. Read the rest of this entry »