Category Archives: shop window

Who Do You Love?

Who do you love? It’s been the hot topic of conversation at Olive Loves Alfie for the past week.  In our usual style we have focused on the hand-made and the heart-felt rather than the shop bought mass produced messages of love.  Dedicating our window to the question of the moment provoked a level of […]

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An Inspired Christmas Treat

Last Wednesday as part of the launch night of N16 Lates our shop window was transformed into a shadow puppet theatre by the wonderful puppeteer and artist Justina Kochansky.  It was an inspired and brilliant festive evening all round that shouted our what a great community we are part of.    At Olive Loves Alfie […]

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Olive Loves Anna Jouli

Hey Spring!    Walk this way with Anna Jouli… Memories of Annas childhood in Russia are integral to her creativity and her imagination. “Early one spring. I was in the kitchen with my mother and the sun was pooring through the old laced curtains. Then my mother asked me to look out of the window and said that […]

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Get Festive With DIY Paper Chains

We found our Christmas spirit by making strings and strings of different sized paper chains last week to hang in the window of our boutique in Stoke Newington.  Our colour theme was influenced by creating a back drop for the long awaited arrival of a new collection from a newly launched designer in Denmark called Size Small.  The most directional […]

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Love love love Cornershop

Vibrant colour, illustration, music and nostalgia are just some of my passions. You can imagine my delight at the sound and sight of the new Cornershop album and their new video Soul School.   I love the pop vibe of orange and pink combined together.   It was the first choice for my own logo when we […]

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Kid’s Art

I came across some photos yesterday that I thought I should post here. Earlier this year the shop was taken over by about forty wide eyed 5 year olds who were on a mission to look at colour, print and shapes.  They took photographs with their art teacher and talked about what they could see. Back at […]

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Christmas Window

If you peered into our Christmas window you would have seen a new commissioned work ‘Loss Of Self’  by the artist Simone Pereira Hind. Below are a sample of images of her work.

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