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    Meet the Forgers: Muzo Studio (Mika Kanayama)

    Muzo is an interior design studio established in Walthamstow in 2018 by Mika Kanayama – a highly trained and passionate designer with many years experience working within award-winning studios in London, including with Jeremy Deacon, a high-end 3D visualiser.

    They specialise in work within the hospitality sector such as restaurants, bars, hotels and cinemas as well…

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    Meet the Forgers: Sam Hartley

    Sam Hartley started his business around 5 years ago.  Like many people in their thirties, he wanted a career change and wanted to do something creative.  He worked for several furniture companies in the past so was able to hit the ground running.

    He has “always been working in Walthamstow because it feels like a great…

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    Meet the Forgers: Covers (Adam Duckett)

    From small projects to brand identities, Covers work together with their clients to craft considered and distinctive experiences. Covers started with an idea to bring together thoughtful design and a world of food, places to stay, areas to explore and memorable journeys. From the inaugural project, a brand identity for a holiday home business on the…

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    Meet the Forgers: Sara Hibbert

    Sara is a London-based photographer and artist, working across still-life, interiors and lifestyle, as well as personal projects. She produces atmospheric and contemplative imagery for brands, designers and makers, whilst also working on commissions for editorial briefs, and selling fine art prints. Sara has a studio in Walthamstow, working throughout the UK and further afield. 


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    Meet the Forgers: Alastair Fyfe Photography

    Alastair Fyfe is a London-based freelance photographer who’s passion is photographing brilliant people. With an impressive career ranging from working in Milan as a photojournalist for foreign press publications, to setting up his London business.
    Alastair joined the Forge community as part of Cohort 3, looking to find a market for his own creative projects and…

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    Meet the Forgers: The Wool Kitchen

    Next up in our Meet The Forgers series we talk to Helen Reed, the creator and designer behind The Wool Kitchen, a crafts and design business focused on producing hand dyed yarns. The Wool Kitchen is based in Walthamstow. Helen’s brand is all about inspiring those to knit whether you are new to the skill…