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From Frank Zappa and Ramones to MGMT and Bon Iver. Our Alternative Mom's Playlist is made up of 40 tracks selected by Dorothy that mention Moms or reminds us of our Moms. 

Posted by Ali - 24.03.17

Guess the chocolate bar from the outline. If you get the answers right you can buy yourself a Mars bar.

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Posted by Ali - 21.03.17

From Anarchy in the UK to Young Americans. We've compiled the ultimate Spotify playlist to accompany our World Song Map. Before you play we suggest you clear a weekend (and your head)...the full list features 1006 tracks and will take you a mere 74 hours to listen to. 

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Posted by Ali - 02.03.17

Our favourite brutalist art centre in London was offically opened 35 years ago this month. To celebrate we're giving away a litho print from the collection we designed exclusively for the Barbican shop.

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Posted by Ali - 02.03.17

All you need is LOVE, a printer, a pen and maybe even an envelope (if you really want to spoil them).

Posted by Ali - 13.02.17

We’re opening our new studio in Liverpool on Wednesday for some last minute Christmas shopping. We’ll be selling our usual collection of prints, homeware and other curiosities. Prices start at £15.

Posted by Ali - 18.12.16

We’re packing up our colouring crayons and moving to a brand new studio in Liverpool on 12th September. But before we go we are planning a sample sale in our (old) studio in Manchester. 

Posted by Ali - 01.09.16

Just like Roy, we’ve rested some big names and made at least 6 changes along the way but Dorothy's Alternative Euro 2016 Dream Team selection has now been made. And you can WIN one of five crazy unique prints!

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Posted by Ali - 23.06.16

Derry's finest and centre forward for The Undertones. Feargal Sharkey, famed for his teenage kicks, so hard to beat.

Posted by Ali - 20.06.16

Today's players up for selection onto Dorothy's Alternative Euro Dream Team are the notorious media-shy French partnership Daft Punk who have an almost robotic understanding of each other. Ones to watch as they look better, faster stronger - and this year might even get lucky.

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Posted by Ali - 18.06.16

Today's players up for selection onto Dorothy's Alternative Euro Dream Team are a brilliant but extremely short lived team of galacticos from the Liverpool scene. After their short spell playing together each went on to captain their own teams to incredible success.

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Posted by Ali - 17.06.16

A moment of shoe-gazing indulgence for us. Captain of one of Ireland's most innovative and technical teams, Kevin Shields always finds time on the ball to create the unexpected. 

 

Posted by Ali - 17.06.16

Because we can! Captain of Super Furry Animals, one of the most imaginative and innovative teams in recent history. Following a short time out of the spotlight Gruff Rhys and his team has recently bounced back to winning form, to cement their position as one of the most important teams of their generation.

Posted by Ali - 16.06.16

The “Crazy Gang” of the championship, this mix of eccentrics has produced some of the most entertaining, enthralling and enjoyable performances over the seasons. A true bunch of mavericks not normally known for pulling together when playing, their influence on the beautiful game can’t be underestimated .

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Posted by Ali - 16.06.16

Today's players up for selection onto Dorothy's Alternative Euro Dream Team are an influential team of intellectual rebels from Wales. Despite losing a key member, the teams furious but thoughtful play has gone on to gain a loyal and devoted following.

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Posted by Ali - 15.06.16

Today's players up for selection are mavericks of the Premier League The Stone Roses, who spent many years in the lower divisions before championing the world stage with a dazzling display of skills during the 89/99 season. They've had sporadic success in subsequent years until suddenly springing back to life in 2014, climaxing with a league topping performance again in 2016.

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Posted by Ali - 14.06.16

Next up for selection is one of the first teams to break out of the Northern Scene, and one of the most important. Despite a short-lived career their distinctive and unique style of play has influenced generations.

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Posted by Ali - 13.06.16

Swedish stalwarts ABBA are next up for selection onto Dorothy's Alternative Euro Dream Team. After early success in European competition this fleet footed foursome went on to dominate the 1970s before in-team arguing and unrest led to the quartet vowing they would never ever ever EVER play together again. 

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Posted by Ali - 12.06.16

Next up for selection onto Dorothy's Alternative Euro Dream Team are the pioneering outfit Kraftwerk who we’ve chosen for their electric performances. What they lack in fancy footwork, they more than make up for with their machine-like efficiency and professional model attitude.

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Posted by Ali - 11.06.16

Next up for selection are the creative Scottish formation Orange Juice whose genuis-ness in affecting play must not be underestimated. Arguably not always given the recognition they truly deserve, we believe these unlikely underdogs could well be the surprise package of the tournament.

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Posted by Ali - 10.06.16