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Tent London

Tent London design competition winners announced!

Posted September 17, 2015 by Stephanie & filed under Current/Social.

A few months back we teamed up with Tent London to offer designers from all backgrounds the chance to create limited edition tote bags to be given out at this year’s festival With only a week to go until the doors open and creatives from across the globe descend on the Old Truman Brewery, we’re…Read More

London Illustration Festival

Take a trip at London Illustration Fair’s psychedelic showcase

Posted July 7, 2015 by Stephanie & filed under Current/Social,Inspiration.

This weekend the London Illustration Fair returns to the Hoxton Arches with their Summer Festival: Psychedelia. The three day celebration of mind-bending work showcases visual treats from illustrators, designers, collectives, and print studios working within the UK.


Designs of the Year 2015

Posted April 1, 2015 by Stephanie & filed under Current/Social,Inspiration.

Returning for its eighth edition with 76 works on show, Designs of the Year brings together exceptional work from across the globe spanning six categories: Architecture, Digital, Graphics, Product, Transport and Fashion.

farr festival

Icon Printing’s Festival Favourites – PART TWO

Posted June 26, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Current/Social,Inspiration.

To mark the first day of Glasto, here is the second part of Team Icon’s festival fashion faves…   Now, encase you missed the first lot of festival shapped printed niceness…do not fear! You can check out part one of this feature here. 5. Farr Festival – 19th til 21st July Farr Festival is “a…Read More

Silicon Roundabout

99designs Contest: Design an image for Silicon Roundabout

Posted June 19, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Current/Social.

Our friends over at 99designs are currently holding an awesome contest to create an illustration based around Silicon Roundabout… This competition is to celebrate the recent launch of the London based 99designs office. The winning design will win £500 AND Icon Printing will be printing t-shirts with the winning illustration all over ‘em – because…Read More


Ever Wanted To Start Your Own T-Shirt Label?

Posted June 6, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Current/Social.

We’re excited to announce our career launching competition – if you’ve ever thought you could run your own t-shirt company then this is for you.                                                            …Read More

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Icon Printing’s Festival Favourites – PART ONE

Posted May 24, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Behind The Scenes,Current/Social.

Festival season is upon us…hooray! And with that comes the hunt for that all important “festival look”. We can help you out there! Here are some of our Festival Merch faves… 1. Noisily Festival – 24th til 27th May This festival gets the first mention because we’ve just done some awesome screen printed sweatshirts for…Read More

out of print clothing

Famous Book Covers as T-shirts by Out Of Print

Posted April 24, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Case Study,Current/Social.

Out of Print “celebrates the world’s great stories through fashion.” Each t-shirt or printed tote bag features the covers of classic novels from around the world. Many of these designs are from old, out of print editions of books, which makes the artwork even more special. A simple concept, perfectly executed. Out of Print work…Read More


DTG Printed T-Shirts for Other Shop X Gary Card

Posted April 23, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Behind The Scenes,Current/Social,Designer Profile.

  We recently had the pleasure of direct to garment printing these stunning t-shirts for a collaboration between independent boutique Other Shop and Illustrator, Gary Card. Now, if your not familiar with either of these names, you need to head over to their respective sites pronto! Other Shop and Gary Card came together to create…Read More

Zappar’s Augmented Reality t-shirts take the world by storm!

Posted April 15, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Current/Social.

These fantastic printed t-shirts aim to bridge the gap between the physical and the digital. Super exciting stuff! Here’s how they work… Augmented Reality? What on earth is that!? Augmented Reality allows you to point any mobile smartphone or tablet at a target (in this case, a printed t-shirt) and instantly be rewarded with a…Read More

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