Jun 13, 2013

We are now proud to be stocking a limited selection of the beautiful books by Rimal Publications!

The exquisite 'Lovesong' book by Afaf Zurayk is "a portfolio of poems and paintings that unfold rhythmically to echo love as it moves forward and backward in time".

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Jun 13, 2013

 

We hope you like the styling of this circus-themed party curated by bomba design in collaboration with ovalmotiv! For this project we designed and screenprinted the circus characters on beech wood as party favours and the circus tents as freestanding table decorations. The candy table was mainly curated by Ovalmotiv, and the beautiful cake and cupcakes by Tea for Two Cupcakes...

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Apr 25, 2013

 

We are proud to be stocked by the new Matalou at home and Occhi Concept store in Athens! Opening party is tonight if you are in the neighbourhood:-)

Dec 15, 2012

bomba design winter 2012-2013

Our online shop has been fully updated! Check out all our new designs now, we ship internationally:-)

Nov 28, 2012

 

Join us this Saturday, 1st December 2012, 10-17.30, at the "Artist's Bazaar" organised at the Leventis Municipal Museum of Nicosia. We are proud to be participating alongside some other new and talented artists, designers and craftmakers; as well as the notoriously delicious homemade cupcakes! Hope to see you there:-)

Oct 09, 2012

Screenprinting

This week we were delighted to get a commission by possibly the greatest Cypriot print artist! We hope to have done a good job and in the future get more commissions like these:-) Please note that the prints pictured were NOT designed by Bomba.

Oct 09, 2012

Kato Drys Handmade Market

Join us this Sunday, 14 October 2012 12.30-6.30 pm. for a stroll along the charming pebble streets of Kato Drys and browse through a handmade market too! Bomba design will have a stall there, along with other designers/craftmakers such as twentythree, handmade by Marisoll, Malvina Middleton, Maria Pappa...

Jun 27, 2012

Bomba design and Lara Alphas invite you to the launch of their new womenswear collection 'Garden Nymphs', Friday 29 June 2012, 5.30-8.30 pm at Bomba design shop!

The new womenswear collection by Lara Alphas and Bomba design includes fine quality, organic cotton, bamboo and eucalyptus fibre t-shirts, canvas tote bags, as well as aprons and other products; all handprinted with limited edition designs...

May 17, 2012

Bomba design shop will be hosting Froso Mavrou and her work this coming Monday 21 May - Saturday 26 May 2012!

Along with all our own range of kids' and adults' products, don't miss out on your chance to browse through Froso Mavrou's new and old stock of handmade womenswear and accessories featured for one week only in Bomba design shop! Froso Mavrou designs and handmakes all her clothing and...

Mar 13, 2012

Come celebrate Spring with Bomba design and Be Happy Chocolates this Saturday, 17 March 2012, 10 am-5 pm!

This Saturday at Bomba design shop we will have a very special guest to celebrate Spring in a truly delicious way! Be Happy Chocolates will be launching their new logo (designed by Bomba) and introducing new flavours...

Feb 23, 2012

Join us this Saturday 25th February 2012, 11 am-4 pm at bomba design shop for a unique day of clearance sale on all kids clothes- winter and summer stock!

All handprinted , organic cotton clothes at very low prices: t-shirts and babygrows for just €10 (RRP €18), bibs €5 (RRP €8) and long-sleeved sleepsuits €15 (RRP €25). Spring has arrived already at bomba design shop!

Feb 03, 2012

Friday 10th of February, spread the love with bomba design and featured artist Ana Ventura!

Join us on Friday 10th of February 4-7 pm at Bomba design shop 4 Mouson str, Faneromeni to celebrate the work of talented Portuguese artist Ana Ventura....

Jan 20, 2012

 

snow tree

Happy, healthy, creative and prosperous new year!

Here at bomba, we 've had a busy couple of months and we are so happy to welcome this new year... We are eager to start all the new things we have planned with many exciting projects and collaborations. If you pass by our shop this week you may see that very little of the old stock is left; That is...

Nov 14, 2011

Bomba design will be participating at the Artists' Bazar which will take place 19 November 2011, 10.00-17.00 at the Leventis Municipal Museum of Lefkosia! Organised for a second year, the bazar showcases the best of young artists living and working in Nicosia. 

Sep 29, 2011

 

Kato Drys Art Bazar

Bomba design will be participating, along with other artists and craftmakers, in an art and crafts market which will take place in the beautiful village of Kato Drys on Sunday, October 2nd 2011.

The art maket will take place in the oudoor space of the village's restaurant "Platanos", at...

May 16, 2011

We have been quite busy lately and this is one of our latest projects just completed! It was a custom-made design of our older version of the decorative wooden birds- now all sold out at the shop; new coming soon!- intended for a baby girl'...

Apr 13, 2011

 

 

Bomba design are happy to invite you at the presentation of Froso Mavrou's new spring 2011 collection "Playful Tops". The event will take place on Saturday, 16th of April...

Mar 01, 2011

Everyday i look out my window to see the derelict houses across the street, and a shy little tree behind them slowly turning into the most gorgeous blossomed almond tree... I have been itching for spring for a while now, so it's about bloody time! And i know my photographer husband can take a whole lot better photos for this post, but i just can't wait.

Must go out:-)

Feb 15, 2011

Just in case anyone noticed we were away, we took a long-awaited, short trip to Barcelona last week! Having spent only two full days there, we are hardly the people to advise on the city... But we still thought we might share some pretty pictures... Along with all the shops, there's truly something to see on every turn, an unexpected piece of beauty silently waiting...

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Jan 25, 2011

Today, while looking for inspiration in old photos, my heart went travelling on a far away place and time... I was so happy to find this colourful photos on such a dull, grey day, to remind me that the world can be so breathtakingly beautiful if you can...

Jan 24, 2011

Check out this post on bomba design at this great blog called hoolaboola!

We have only recently discovered hoolaboola and it was a revelation to us also, it is written in both english and greek and features -in the authors' own words- 'discoveries about new, modern, upcoming, green, artisan designers in the...

Jan 11, 2011

Dear reader(s??) hope this year will be a wonderful and creative one for you!

We have been bad bloggers lately; we apologise for the long period of time between posts...

2010 has been good to us, we worked a little harder, travelled a little further, and enjoyed playing a little more! Hopefully we grew a little wiser and closer as well... Of course, 2011 remains an unexplored gift at the present, and it is that time of the year when we are stormed by dreams, thoughts and...

Jan 11, 2011

Ingredients:

250 gr butter

350 gr all-purpose flour

150 gr icing sugar

2 eggs

1 sachet vanilla sugar

dried lavender flowers

 

Preheat oven at 200 C.

Sift flour, icing sugar and vanilla sugar in a bowl.

Beat the butter well until light and smooth; mix in the flour mixture and the whisked eggs.

Knead the dough by hand and add the...

Dec 13, 2010

Don't miss this exciting design presentation coming up this Thursday, 16 th December 2010 at The House of Larimeloon (Pantheon Gallery, 1st floor, Lefkosia) from 5-10 pm!

Froso Mavrou's new creations include winter handbags made by her using pieces of multicoloured, woven wool and brown/gold detail bag material...

In the past...

Dec 06, 2010

Our wonderful cupcake sisters have agreed to exclusively sell their delicious home-made cupcakes at Bomba design shop every December Friday!

It truly is a rare opportunity to stock up on these charmingly decorated cakes so get to the shop on fridays and wish we haven't bought all of them ourselves!

We will also be offering free coffee and tea to everyone...

Dec 01, 2010

Bomba design is very proud to announce the opening of our downtown shop! Please visit us on Friday, the 3rd of December 5-8 pm for our opening...

Nov 24, 2010

 

We are proud to begin our weekly posts ON Lefkosia, (or anything interesting around us at the moment) with this very special exhibition by Asteris Gekas at The Office gallery in old town Lefkosia. It truly...

Nov 18, 2010

We are open, drop in and have a look!

Nov 08, 2010

We are very proud to announce that our downtown shop will be opening this coming Friday 12th November!

Please visit us to find wonderful gift ideas for children and adults, such as handprinted t-shirts, wooden and textile toys, beautiful homeware, books, limited edition art prints, cards and lots more surpirses! We will also stock products by other talented cypriot designers and crafstmen.

Also we are planning...

Oct 17, 2010

We have been very busy the past few weeks designing and printing a whole new range of products, which explains the long period between our posts...

Our new designs are all inspired by ancient and more recent cypriot designs...in a contemporary translation!

They were all presented on saturday 16th of October at the Artists' Bazaar organised at the Leventis Municipal Museum of Lefkosia... We had a wonderful day meeting people and presenting all our hard work too, with lots of...

Oct 08, 2010

Bomba will be taking part at the Leventis Museum Artists' Bazaar on Saturday, 15th October 2010!

Join us for a nice day at the recently renovated Municipal Museum and have a browse at our new products (yes, lots more new stuff already!),as well as other talented artists' and designers' crafts... and also some very delicious cupcakes :-)

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Sep 29, 2010

Here are a few photos from our new products! They include babies' and kids' t-shirts, 'iconic electronic' series t-shirts for adults, limited edition postcards, and cool underwear...

We will also be adding them in our shop soon, so keep checking...

kids t shirts - owl design tshirt, love design tee shirt

Baby t shirts and body suits with Love print, Owl print and others.  Perfect...

Sep 20, 2010

 

Bomba will be participating at the Urban Soul Festival taking place on the 25th of September 2010 in Nicosia, Cyprus! Please join us for an exciting day full of music and art.

We will have a stall at the publisher's section were you will be able to browse and buy brand new products designed and handprinted by our team.

See you there:-)

Sep 14, 2010

 

As promised here is the invitation for 'Qu' ils mangent de la brioche' exhibition by screenprinting artist Constantino Kouyialis! Opening is Thursday, September 16th at 8.30 pm at Apocalypse Gallery, Lefkosia, Cyprus. Constantinos is using shoe fetishism and Marie Antoinette as symbols to make a statement about the balance between fashion, art and consumerism.

At the exhibition...

Sep 13, 2010

We are back from holiday and very busy with many exciting new projects!

At the moment we are screenprinting some prints for an upcoming young Cypriot artist, Constantinos Kouyialis for an exhibition opening this week... We will be posting some photos of the process and an invitation to the exhibition very soon.

Also more to come... new products for our shop and two very big events! Keep an eye here for details...

Aug 08, 2010

We've packed our bags, well at least our toiletries, and are setting off for a two week sailing holiday as from tomorrow. While we're away we thought you might enjoy this article that was published in the Daily newspaper "Politis", written by our own Aris Kyriakides.

Have a great holiday everyone!

( The hairy back in the photo is not affiliated...

Aug 08, 2010

This is the story of a remarkable experiment that should have elevated a stray mongrel called “Sodium” to canine glory, on par with Laika, Marjorie, and Pavlov’s nameless dog.

Simultaneously it is the story of a French biologist Rene Quinton...

Aug 01, 2010

The day finally arrives, the Bomba team checks-in early at the maternity ward in front of their screens with as much nervousness as anticipation. Our experienced mid-wife, Pavel's steady and calm guidance eases our nerves, yet as all parents we are still a little anxious: will it come out all right? Will there be parts missing? Pavel informs us that he sees the home page first! It's coming out all right. We plug our laptops into the socket, we mustn't run out of power now! And then! There...

Jul 17, 2010

The great day is coming up!  The new bomba site will be launched on 1st of August!  Everybody is awaiting for the big day, let's get the champagne ready to celebrate.