Welcome to my blog wich opens up my studio. Check out my projects, inspiration and sketchbook. I hope you enjoy... Sarah

Time To Spend A Penny!


I've been bursting to share these new designs created from the unusual story of Sir John Harington, inventor of the first lavatorial flush!

As a design brief, it's a tricky subject, however I decided to play on the phrase "to spend a penny" to give this collection a humourous yet informative insight to the historical story which is certainly an unusual talking point for the owners and their guests at this boutique hotel.


Here's a lovely article featuring a student I was at Central St Martins with, Dominique, which explores her journey from graduation to industry insider...

I hope you enjoyed this article - here's a link to the original 

TEXPRINT is a wonderful resource that's also worth checking out further by clicking on the image below


Alexander McQueen Preview

Here is a preview of the completely inspiring Alexander McQueen exhibition at the V&A in London....


Here's a link to the V&A site so you can get online and buy your tickets 

Enjoy being inspired

Sarah x

Designing Pub 15


PUB 15 was launched this year at Olympia in London and SBD was delighted to be commissioned for the styling and designing of key event areas.

A previous post on design and show preparation is also available here


Here's a few shots of 24hrs before the show opened - lots to do and hard to believe the transformation!

The bespoke SBD products