YGT WISH LIST | July

July’s theme is fur friends. Usually we theme things around colours and the seasons but lately one of our greatest pleasures has been the company we keep and that company has been largely… Continue reading

Flash Tattoo Collection No2 | FUZI UVTPK

What do we mean when we talk about ignorant-style street art? Googly eyes and oddly-shaped cocks? A mess of mixed media or that funny bit in the restaurant with Andy Warhol in the film… Continue reading

Feast Festival | Kieron Lewis

Kieron Lewis is a graphic designer and creative entrepreneur whose enthusiasm for life sometimes makes us feel dizzy. Over the years we’ve witnessed him go from student magazine mogul to branding champ and… Continue reading

#Instasprank | Jade Spranklen

London-based illustrator Jade Spranklen is into gouls, goblins and ectoplasmic embellishments. So much so that she goes by the slightly gothic, oddly comic title of Sprankenstein. Off-duty she’s a regular city-bred creative but under… Continue reading

H&M X Noisey’s Free Summer Parties

Summer is here and amid all the ice lollies, pub gardens and lazy weekends in grassy parks we’ve scoping out great things to do, make and see in London. We’ve recently had the… Continue reading

Duvet Days

As you all know, we’re pretty into our recycling, upcycling and reimagining. From everyday objects as works of art to creative fixes using unlikely items, we’re always keen on projects and products that… Continue reading

YOU SHOULD VISIT Collett and Holder

Though our visit section is usually dominated by shops formed of brick and mortar, we sometimes deviate from this in order to share secrets about some of the most coveted corners of the… Continue reading

Elgin Park | Michael Paul Smith

As a kid you’re no stranger to imaginary places that mirror the world around you. We can imagine that most of you probably had a go at creating one or two from found… Continue reading

Katarzyna Majak | WOMEN OF POWER

Katarzyna Majak is a mysterious force of energy. A little-known photographer and visual artist based in Poland, her images are a peaceful yet thrilling representation of the things that fascinate and occupy her… Continue reading

Kèmi Adè

Kèmi Adè is a unique and damn stylish neo-soul singer-songwriter from South London. Her rich ghostly vibes and effortless sound have charmed us and as such, have found a firmly-held spot at the… Continue reading

MAKERS OF EAST LONDON | Hoxton Mini Press

Hoxton Mini Press have been popping up all over the shop of late and no wonder. With a focus on the unique climate of east London and a generous flair for putting together… Continue reading

YGT WISH LIST | June

The arrival of summer can sometimes come as a bit of a shock here in London. Suddenly it’s hot and a bit sticky and jeans seem like a stupid idea, however you’ll lament… Continue reading

Sandra Eterović

Before canvases, there were cave walls and at some point between these palaeolithic illustrations and iconic oil paintings of the wealthy and wise, there existed the most glorious murals, portraits and strange symbols… Continue reading

Linnéa Teljas-Puranen

Linnéa Teljas-Puranen is a graphic designer and illustrator based in Stockholm, Sweden. Her work is a remarkable blend of print-making, illustration, unique branding, web design and more. With a great eye for detail, Linnéa’s… Continue reading

This Is Not A Ticket | Alternative Aesthetics

Alternative Aesthetics is a English illustrator based in one of our favourite cities, good ol’ Cardiff. His real name is Colin Kersley and take it from us, Colin has a great sense of humour… Continue reading

HOW TO Make a La Primavera Cocktail with Don Julio and i-D

Here at YGT we’ve recently been heavily into all things Mexican. Whether it’s homewares, food, music or fantastic illustrations and crafts, it’s likely that we’ve been loving it. Having just returned from our… Continue reading

Tan Tan Studio

Tan Tan is a unique fashion brand and studio based in Taipei, Taiwan. Established just last year, Tan Tan puts a fresh spin on everyday style. Their pieces, cut in oversized vintage-inspired styles… Continue reading

Art Sock Portraits

The endless debate of whether or not socks and sandals can ever truly be considered sartorially safe appears to have been settled thanks to a collaboration between stylist and blogger Kate Brien and… Continue reading

The Gorgeous Colouring Book For Grown-Ups

If you’re a creative sort that isn’t lucky enough to regularly revel in the luxury of working to your own schedule, it can be tough finding time to kick back and enjoy simple… Continue reading

Laura Callaghan

Laura Callaghan is a boss. You know it, we know it, it’s an undeniable fact of life. An Irish illustrator based in South East London, Laura’s incredibly detailed and emotive illustrations are snapshots of… Continue reading

YGT INTERVIEWS Michael van Kekem

Michael van Kekem is name that  you may recognise, not least because he’s a very talented illustrator, designer and printmaker, but also because he’s part of our little creative collective. Based in the… Continue reading

YGT WISH LIST | MAY

This month’s theme is grand old Mexico. What with Cinco de Mayo an annual festival of Mexican heritage and pride having swept over the UK and banished our winter blues, the illustrious Frida… Continue reading

This GOOD Box

Not too long ago we were in raptures over a tantalising new subscription service and a crafty London-based event to kick it off. Intrigued by the promise of ‘Random acts of Craft’ in… Continue reading

Gather&See

You know our friends Brothers We Stand, the menswear retailer set to change the world of fashion forever, now meet Gather&See, another awesome curator of sustainable style offering superb collections from the very… Continue reading

Daniel Hixon

Daniel Hixton is a self-taught artist based in the beautiful though occasionally pretty chilly climes of Helsinki, Finland. His glitchy, psychedelic works are created by mixing several contrasting techniques such as oil painting, vector art,… Continue reading

Custom Made

Custom Made is a lovely little company that well and truly lives up to its name. Created by Anna Butler, Custom Made specialises in unique jewellery and accessories for those looking to add… Continue reading

YGT INTERVIEWS No Guts No Glory

No Guts No Glory is a shop, studio and gallery space, agency and awesome collective set up by Exeter creatives Nathan and Hayley Maker. These two not only possess a wealth of know-how… Continue reading

YOU SHOULD VISIT Here Today Here Tomorrow

Here Today Here Tomorrow is a collaborative studio shop founded and run by dedicated designers Katelyn Toth-Fejel, Julia Crew and Anna-Maria Hesse. Based in busy Dalston, the store and studio sees all kinds… Continue reading

Lorena García Mateu

Lorena Garcia Mateu is a contemporary painter and creative based in Valencia. From her studio in the city, she produces  colourful pieces that seem to ring in the joy of nature’s beauty, however many of… Continue reading

Hope and Hubris | Florence Boyd

Hope and Hubris is a small Brighton-based label that specialises in creating beautiful hand-illustrated silk scarves featuring strange and alluring narratives. Colourful, textural and alive with rich patterns and characterful icons, each scarf features… Continue reading

YGT INTERVIEWS Conner Lyons

Conner Lyons is a photographer based in Seattle, USA. Shot using film, Conner’s photographs of fluid bodies surrounded by celestial light and manmade structures, striking juxtapositions and mellow scenes of urban movement and preoccupation bristle… Continue reading

YGT WISH LIST | APRIL

Seeing as this month plays host to editor Emily’s birthday, April’s wish list is inspired by parties, presents, celebrations, and all the pleasant effects of growing riper, wiser and more gracefully aged. This… Continue reading

Mark Harless

Fine art, fashion, flora, fauna, and femininity; these ingredients are vital to photograper Mark Harless’ images. With his inspiration rooted in magic, entropy, and the occult, Mark’s creations provide a striking look into realms unseen… Continue reading

Katie Jones Knit

London-based fashion and knitwear designer Katie Jones is not only a very talented individual, she’s an innovator too. With her brand based in sustainable fashion, her roots in the pensioner’s arts of pearling,… Continue reading

LION PAW | Watch the Film

On 4th April 2015 the free all-day festival dedicated to human kindness and spreading altruism that the amazing This Must Be For You and YGT had been working together to stage this spring… Continue reading

Free Range Art & Design Shows

After a little inspiration this summer? While the sun shines up-and-coming creatives from all over the UK will be hard at work in preparation for one of the best events of the year.… Continue reading

Shawn Huckins

Shawn Huckins and is a visual artist based in Denver, Colorado. His paintings with their unique blend of 18th and 19th century painterly style and contemporary digital vernacular are instantly recognisable. Caught up… Continue reading

#wearespirit | Rooftop Creatives Party

In our opinion the words ‘disenchanted’, ‘disenfranchised’ and ‘disjointed’ are far too familiar. London is a city plagued by negativity, especially now that the general election is fast approaching. What does the result… Continue reading

Sam Marsh

Sam Marsh is a young creative currently in his final year of an illustration degree at Plymouth University. Originally from Bristol, he pours a great deal of the spirit of UK scenes and creative… Continue reading

Makerversity X Direct Line | Everyday Fixes

Ever heard of fearcasting? Y’know, that unbridled panic that sets in when you’ve either forgotten to lock the door, can’t sleep because you know you have a big day tomorrow, experience a phone-battery… Continue reading

Rob Halhead-Baker | 7 works in 7 days

You may recognise the name Rob Halhead-Baker if you happen to be familiar with all things YOUNG GOLD TEETH. Rob, in addition to being a stand-out artist and creative, has taken part in… Continue reading

Girls Skate Night | House of Vans

Calling all shredders, we’ve heard tell of an event that you won’t want to miss. House of Vans is launching its first Girls Skate Night. Taking place in the underground tunnels at the… Continue reading

Francois Got Buffed | A Short Film by Blimpy Media

Blimpy Media is a creative font of video-goodness created by Tom Hill, a freelance Video Editor and Graphic Designer. Originally based in Gloucester, Tom now resides in London where he works on a… Continue reading

Support the Jungle Book Club Kickstarter | Puck Collective

Puck Collective are a group of 32 insanely talented creative individuals. From illustrators to printmakers, painters, and paper-cutters, Puck have have been tearing up the graphic arts scene for a good few years,… Continue reading

Being There

Being There is an exceptional musical outfit fronted by Sam Lewis, featuring a collection of his friends. After forming in London in 2011 the band released their debut album, ‘Breaking Away’ the following… Continue reading

The YGT Guide to Cambridge

  Growing up in Cambridge, you really get a feel for the city’s unique culture. Many an outsider would view it as the world-famous university city, steeped in ritual, academic breakthroughs and pretty… Continue reading

Eero Lampinen

Eero Lampinen is an illustrator and graphic designer based in Helsinki, Finland. His bubblegum and candy coloured images may seem to be all sweetness and light, but look closer, and you’ll discover a… Continue reading

HOW TO Make a Vegan Summer Dish with Italian Supper Club

This month we’ve teamed up with the marvellous Italian Supper Club, otherwise recognised as a group of passionate people who know how to eat right. Far from the fast-paced culture of many of London’s… Continue reading

Tusks

Emily Underhill is Tusks, the electronic, experimental, and ambient singer-songwriter raising a prominent indie-pop storm on the London scene. Her meandering vocals are offset by a spot-on blend of strings, spoken word interludes, and… Continue reading

YGT Wish List | March

March is a truly great month, one of our favourites in fact. We’re feeling joyful thanks to the appearance of spring bulbs and blossoms. We’ve been enjoying the magnolia flowers and fresh scents… Continue reading