Version 22 - Inventor Insights - Jaccob McKay
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Inventor Insights: A Q&A with Jaccob McKay, Sustainable Natural Material Artist and Craftsman

  Jaccob McKay is a photographer, artist and craftsman from Melbourne, Australia who works with sustainable natural materials and recycled metals to create unique jewellery and homewares inspired by nature. From his home studio in…

July 2017: A Q&A, Something New and Something Rough & Ready

This month has been another month with all sorts going on. As well as the extremely important purchase of an office fan to help manage the heat, we've been hard at work over the last few weeks. Here are our top picks: A Shiny New 3D Printer In…
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Inventor Insights: A Q&A with SNOOKS, the girls behind the FIRST Women's British Outerwear Brand

Photo Credit: Beth Walsh | Susie Beere (left) & Sophie Kelly (right), co-founders of SNOOKS   Version 22 fist came across SNOOKS a few years ago when they joined The Studio, the small business hub for Loughborough Graduates to…
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June 2017: TV fame in China, the World's Biggest Spreadsheet and a Yellow Jar

Though none of the team at Version 22 have been on an adventure to China this month (see last month's post for that story), quite a bit has been happening nonetheless. Here are our choice highlights. TV Fame in China Earlier this month the…
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May 2017: A trip to China, a mayor, a catwalk and rain.

This month involved a trip to China, a Mayor, TV cameras and rain. This month was the Grand Final of the Design Intelligence Awards we mentioned in April. A coming together of 22 finalists from all over the world… which included Version…
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Inventor Insights: A Q&A with Studio Neat, the guys behind SIX successful Kickstarter campaigns.

  Dan Provost (left) & Tom Gerhardt (right), co-founders of  Studio Neat   I first came across Studio Neat and their products in 2010 when they launched their first Kickstarter campaign for the Glif, a tripod mount for…
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What We Got Up To Last Month (March 2017)

March has been an exciting month for the team at Version 22 by any measure. It's gone by in a blur of parcels, emails, trips and launches, and here we are in April without even realising it! Before we go any further; mentioning April reminds…
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What 15,000 Nimbles Looks Like

This is what 15,000 Nimbles look like! These Nimbles have spent the last few months aboard a ship like this one... Making its way across the ocean from our factory partners in China. After an unexpected delay of a couple of weeks…
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Nimble’s Trip to REHACARE: Day 3

After a late evening dinner in Old Town (the trendy district of Dusseldorf) yesterday talking business with the other exciting companies exhibiting at Rehacare, it was a tough start this morning to say the least! Old Town, Düsseldorf We arrived…

BHS - The Come Back Begins

As you probably know we trialled Nimble in BHS last year (more on this here) so we were very disappointed to hear the news earlier this year that BHS had gone into administration after 88 years of trade. In 2002, billionaire Sir Philip Green…