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Jessica Hogarth
New Artwork for Rye and Robin Hood's Bay

New Artwork for Rye and Robin Hood's Bay

I am delighted to have collaborated with my lovely stockists Simply Rye to create a design that reflects their town of Rye in Sussex. I am yet to visit but after looking at so many lovely images whilst creating this design I hope to be able to make the trip down there soon! I developed one main design and then we have been able to take out various elements from that to put on products such as magnets, postcards and coasters.  I have also added a couple of new local designs recently which are available on my Etsy shop and...

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Jessica Hogarth Shop Shortlisted for Retail Award!

Jessica Hogarth Shop Shortlisted for Retail Award!

Phil and I were delighted to find out that our shop has been shortlisted for a retail award known as a Reta! We have been nominated in the category for 'Best greeting card retail newcomer or new branch - North'. The winners will be announced at an event in London on the 14th July, so we will keep our fingers crossed we are successful in winning the award! It has been an incredibly challenging 15 months for many, and a rollercoaster ride for us so far having opened our shop in the middle of summer 2020. Opening a shop has been...

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Our Robin Hood's Bay Shop is Open!

Our Robin Hood's Bay Shop is Open!

I am delighted that our little shop in Robin Hood's Bay reopened on the 12th April. As long as we are not required to close again due to lockdowns we will be open from 10am every day until at least the end of October. You can read more about our shop on its website here. Phil and I will look forward to seeing you in store soon!     

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Yorkshire Post Cover Feature

Yorkshire Post Cover Feature

I was delighted to be interviewed for the Yorkshire Post recently. The article focuses on my partner Phil and I's shop in Robin Hood's Bay, which we opened on the 31st July 2020. Yorkshire Post photographer Simon Hulme came over one day before Christmas to take the shots. We were so lucky to have the tide just going out and the sun was shining. Journalist Chris Bond phoned me for an interview and the article was published on the 16/1/21. I had absolutely no idea I was going to be on the cover, so that was a bit of a...

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