The Julia Gash Blog

News from Julia Gash and her team of licencees and retailers around the world. Read Julia's blogs to find a behind the scenes glimpse into her world, from drawing board, to production and into stores around the globe.  Follow Julia around the world as she visits the places she draws ...

It's Fairtrade Fortnight

It's Fairtrade Fortnight

  • Julia Gash
  • 28th February 2018

The provenance of product is an intrinsic part of its spirit and authenticity. Who’s made it? What materials has it been made with? Where has it come from? These are questions that I believe it’s important to … Find out more

An Accidental Tourist in Iceland

An Accidental Tourist in Iceland

  • Julia Gash
  • 21st February 2018

During the trade show season in the middle of winter, one event runs into another and there is rarely time to breathe, let alone take a break between shows. Weekends disappear as soon as January gets going and I resurfac … Find out more

Nice One New York

Nice One New York

  • Julia Gash
  • 7th February 2018

Every six months I travel to New York and more specifically, NY Now trade show, where my illustrated and customisable product range is showcased alongside the best that America has to offer from the lifestyle and gift in … Find out more

Ciao Roma!

Ciao Roma!

  • Julia Gash
  • 31st January 2018

I love seeing a design make its journey from drawing board to department store floor.  I create Cityscapes to commission and therefore the creative process starts by me reading through a design brief from a customer … Find out more

Let The Show Begin

Let The Show Begin

  • Julia Gash
  • 14th January 2018

My sustainable Cityscape souvenir, stationery and homewares collection has just been launched by Judge Sampson at a round of trade shows in 2018 that span the world.   The starting point was the Givin … Find out more

Judge Sampson Takeover from Talented

Judge Sampson Takeover from Talented

  • Julia Gash
  • 2nd January 2018

I am delighted to announce the takeover of the sales and operations for the Julia Gash brand by established British souvenir and stationery manufacturer: Judge Sampson Ltd.   Made By Talente … Find out more

Talented in Berlin!

Talented in Berlin!

  • Rachel Howell
  • 7th December 2017

I was recently fortunate enough to make my first international market visit for Talented and travelled to Berlin for 3 days to visit new and existing customers in this great city. Julia’s cityscape for Berlin has a … Find out more

Say Hello To Small Business Saturday

Say Hello To Small Business Saturday

  • Julia Gash
  • 1st December 2017

Talented is taking part in a worldwide initiative to support small retail businesses: Small Business Saturday.   We are proud to collaborate with many independent retailers around the world, wit … Find out more

We’re Celebrating Museum Store Sunday

We’re Celebrating Museum Store Sunday

  • Julia Gash
  • 24th November 2017

We’re joining artisans and makers, museums and heritage gift shops from all around the world to celebrate Museum Store Sunday on 26th November.   The museum store has evolved over the last ten ye … Find out more

New Team Member at Talented!

New Team Member at Talented!

  • Rachel Howell
  • 8th November 2017

Job Role: International Account Manager A bit about You I grew up in a small village on the North Norfolk coast, which is a beautiful part of the country to live with beautiful beaches and countryside in … Find out more