The Name Of The Game

  We see hundreds of baby names every week.  We personalise products with so many new baby names from all over the UK and beyond that its impossible not to spot trends and popular names. So for anyone out there on the hunt for baby names have a look at our list of favs... Boys unusual Jax Arlo Ned Ezra Kipp Boys popular George Charlie Oliver Jack Noah Girls popular Amelia Florence Evie Ellie Niamh Girls Unusual Ophelia Dorothy Mabel Nell Feather For more great name ideas go to..... www.emmasdiary.co.uk www.nameberry.com www.babynames.net www.babynamewizard.com

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Meet Antonio, the newest member of our team!

  Meet Antonio Leon - Designer.  Antonio joined us towards the end of 2014 and is one of our most multi-tasking members of the team, jumping from designing to packaging to making a good cup of tea in one seamless move.  He knows his fonts and is our go to person for anything web related.  He is also king of biscuits, sometimes even making them himself! Describe your job and what your average day looks like? My role at Modo as a graphic designer is to translate our customers special occasions (weddings, new home, new baby)  into printable artwork that they...

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No Ordinary Nursery

We believe that a product should look as good out and about and in the rest of the home as it does in the nursery and, with this grown-up feel in mind we’d like to introduce a few new products. Monochrome style was a hit on the 2014 spring runway and here at modo we agree that the clean, modern aesthetic of white with black accents makes the perfect starting palette for your little person’s nursery. Not only will they gaze for hours at the contrasting colours, but it’s the perfect way to decorate a nursery whilst still keeping the...

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genuine originals

Five years ago we were almost alone in the world of personalised prints. A chunky canvas was in the 'in' thing for our walls and artwork for the small people in our lives was rife with tractors or fairies, babyish fonts and garish gender specific colours. We are having a clear out in the office this week as its high time we claimed back some order. During this sorting we have unearthed some wonderful things, mainly the initial workings of some of our most popular designs. These are the before's and after's. Firstly the original version of our Alphabet Art...

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Vital Statistics

When a baby is born or christened or named - people like to buy it something. The thing is, new babies are pretty hard to buy for because they are mysterious little creatures at first. In those early days they are very secretive about what their personalities will be like and this makes gift buying a bit troublesome - buying a gift for someone you don't know a lot about is not easy!  So the gift you choose needs to address and reflect the things you do know about them!  Like the vital statistics of birth for instance!  Bingo! problem...

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