Featuring a design created using a free-embroidery technique by designer Tina Crawford, this turquoise oilcoth wash bag features a naughty seagull homing in on some chips, caravans, donkeys and other stalwarts of the British seaside. The design came from Tina noticing that lots of coastal designs feature idealised beach huts and bunting. "I looked back at my holidays and it was more like clouds, hideous chalets and vulture-like gulls" says Tina. "It doesn’t take away that I liked the holiday, but it’s a tongue-in-cheek, real look at the Great British holiday."
Anyone who's eaten chips on the steps in Margate will relate!
Designed in London, made in the UK.
Measures 23cm long by 13cm high, by 7cm deep at base.
Also available from Tobyboo are a milk jug and egg cups.
Wish You Were Here Wash Bag
Tobyboo is artist and designer Tina Crawford, who studied at Central St Martins, and went on to work in television - her first job was creating ‘makes’ for Zoe Ball on CBBC! Tina became ill years into her career; housebound and in chronic pain, she re-trained in machine embroidery nad has since created products for the likes of Hermes, St Paul's Cathedral and Kew Gardens.
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