I often get asked how I got into graphic design and what I think are the best routes. I thought it was about time I created a blog post about it! What skills do I have, what do you need and does a degree help? Find out more in this post!Read More
World Childless Week runs each September. It’s a small group, supported by key figures in the field including Stella Duffy OBE, Dr Robin Hadley, Bibi Lynch and Jody Day and seeks to raise awareness of childlessness not by choice. Hello Lovely are delighted to refresh the brand, create social media images and update the website.Read More
I’ve managed designers, commissioned them and I work as one too. When I set up Hello Lovely, I drew on all those experiences. I thought about the systems I have used, the people I’ve worked with and my client experiences. What worked, what didn’t and can I do better?
Many Hello Lovely clients arrive with me through recommendation which is wonderful. Others because a designer has disappeared mid-job. I’m proud of my profession so it’s horrible to hear this and it clearly dents client confidence. I hope this post will help you to understand more about how I work and tools that can help to get organised.Read More
A mood board is a great part of the design process and this posts explains how they benefit my clients and their work with me.Read More
I offer both WordPress and Squarespace sites because both have different approaches that suit my clients so I get to hear comparisons a lot! Almost everyone can agree that Squarespace is an easy-to-use content management system with beautiful templates. But Squarespace can’t seem to shake off the reputation it has for poor SEO…Read More
I’m very aware of climate change and the need to adopt good practices in my life and extend that to my business and benefit everyone.Read More
Do you remember MySpace and the crazy font options? Some scary stuff appeared on screens written in Comic Sans bright green, so much so, that social media platforms limit the options. Whilst it makes for a clean interface, it doesn’t help with strengthening brands. So how do you stay on brand and not go font crazy?Read More