Christmas in July

  In an era of increasing online shopping, retail stores must reinvent the customer experience to stand out. Live events in-store provide a compelling reason for customers to visit and engage. These events create a vibrant atmosphere, fostering a sense of community and excitement. Whether it is personalisation for a product launch, a workshop, or […]

Hawthorne and Heaney watch CHANEL: Journey of a Collection by Loic Prigent

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Whilst going down a loop hole that is YouTube, I came across this wonderful hour long video/documentary by Loic Prigent that was filmed in June and July 2020, after the lockdown in France. The house of CHANEL commissioned him three short black and white videos for their social platforms which gave him access to the […]

Hawthorne and Heaney explore the online exhibition by Amy Sherald: Hauser and Wirth

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The Hauser and Wirth, have released an online exhibition by the artist Amy Sherald; Womanist is to Feminist as Purple is to Lavender. Through her monumental portraits of African American subjects, Amy Sherald explores alternate narratives of blackness through the exclusion of color from the notion of race. The Baltimore-based artist is best known for […]

Hawthorne and Heaney takes a look at Uniqlo, Tate Lates: Night in

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During 2020, Uniqlo Tate Lates: Night In, brought a free online programme filled with artist talks, workshops, DJ sets, film and more. To keep us entertained this winter, Tate have re-realised three of the workshops that we can take part in at home. These include creating your own mural at home with Lakwena, creating a […]

Hawthorne & Heaney Craft through the Crisis

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There is no doubt about it, these are uncertain times for all of us. To protect our staff and customers, we have isolated our manufacturing and design departments who are now working remotely.  We also have measures in place to ensure quality and lead times will not be affected.   Hawthorne & Heaney will do our […]

Hawthorne & Heaney for Phase Eight Press Event

As Christmas Approaches, we always get super busy with events and this year is no exception. A couple of weeks ago we popped down to Phase Eight’s press event as part of the launch of their new season. We were offering our personalisation service of the scarves Phase Eight were gifting to their attendies. We […]

Hawthorne & Heaney for Victoria’s Secret Show Countdown

The run up to a show is always super exciting, but Victoria’s Secret pulled out all the stops in London before their New York show with a countdown event. Offering a personalisation service on their items, whilst the store screen showed videos of past shows and a timer for the big event. They had six […]