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spring 2017 catalogue


Victorian and turn of the century cabinet cards, lovingly restored, enhanced, and colourised, set against contemporar y flat colour backgrounds. New additions for 2017 include 15 specific Birthday, Anniversary, Valentine and Easter message designs.

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Once again the Meany-Bo-Beany collection of found ephemeral material provides the star ting point for the contemporary/retro ‘Mater Pater’ range of ‘Mothers/Fathers Day’ and ‘Thank You/Congratulations’ cards. Revived and restored figures from vintage catalogues deliver their messages of love, congratulations and thanks against simple repeat patterned backgrounds.

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Simple and elegant, the ‘New Baby’ range consists of six different infant themed designs across two traditional girl and boy colour ways. Small but perfectly formed and printed on a beautiful 300gsm Callisto Soft White board.

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Dipping into the Meany-Bo-Beany ephemera archive, these contemporary/ retro Valentine’s cards utilize hear t shaped sections of vintage romance magazines, set against a two colour hear t motif repeat background. Perfect for those in search of a Valentine that’s pretty and POP!

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A variation on the graphically clean ‘Cabinet’ range, the ‘Cabinet Ornate’ cards place these restored and enhanced Victorian and turn of the century figures in a more ornamental and decorative setting and include contemporary Birthday and Anniversary messages presented with a little more typographic flare.

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MC Tarquin is all street - ‘Sloane Street’ to be precise but no matter, he’s ‘fly’, he’s ‘sick’, he’s…something else! Know someone a little like Tarquin? Send them a card in the name of ‘Keeping it real’. New additions for 2017 include six specific his and hers Birthday cards.

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Chimerical is defined as - ‘existing only as the product of unchecked imagination : fantastically visionary or improbable’. The Chimericals range begins as a showcase for the personal work of Nick Saunders but future additions will also include the work of other contemporary Illustrators. New additions for 2017 include two new colour ways for the ‘Flower & Fruit Fairy’ designs.

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A lovely collection of romantically themed, typographically driven designs, using romantic quotes from classic literature. These 120x170mm cards are printed on an elegant 300gsm Callisto Soft White board. Wonderfully versatile, the range includes designs for weddings, engagements, valentines and for when you just want to tell someone how much you love them.

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A celebration of ‘loserdom!’ If there was an Olympic games for born losers these would all be gold medal contenders. An ever yday humour range for the naturally pessimistic. Printed on 120 x170mm 300gsm FSC cer tified board.

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This range of cards is ideal for long suffering ladies to send to the spor ts mad man in their life. A humorous and gentle reminder that maybe there’s more to life than football fixture lists and cricket score cards.

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A tongue in cheek homage to the glory days of the inky music press weeklies with their obscure indie chart rundowns and top tens from yesteryear - who wouldn’t want to hear more from the likes of ‘Grover Sagepipe’, ‘Tic Toc Ableson’, ‘Mantovani Overclop’, ‘Tobermory Uberpuffin’, ‘Esther Spanglebeak’…and buried in their midst, straight in at number 3 or 4, a message of birthday congratulations!

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Perfectly complimenting the ‘Pop Chart’ cards and paying homage to the ‘boxing’ gig posters from the early 60s we present 4 birthday cards celebrating the entertainment arranged for some lucky persons par ty. ‘Ruby Grundle’, ‘Walrus Turpentine’, ‘Cuba Twobums’ – what a line up! Can you dig it?

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Extending the ‘Pop Char t’ & ‘Poster’ ranges fur ther ‘Gladys’ - the 472 best girls magazine in the world! - affectionately parodies girls magazines from the 1960s and 70s complete with ludicrously named pop stars, silly ‘how to’ features, and romantic episodic stories; it also seems to have an unusual degree of interest in Quantum mechanics!

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Ho! Ho! Ho! What have we here? It’s a little bit naughty; it’s a little bit ‘Carr y On’. Christmas cards with an alternative message for those who like their Christmas greetings on the rude side. Send one to your crossword mad Grandma!

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There’s really not much that needs saying about these characters except perhaps…they’re groovy! Oh yes, and though some of their vocabulary seems stuck in the 1970s, they appear to be right up to date with the language of ‘texting’ - ROFL!

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As part of the creative process here at Meany-bo-Beany HQ we have amassed a large collection of early printed material and ephemera. The ‘Ephemerals’ ever yday range celebrates these often forgotten and overlooked jewels. New additions for 2017 include specific ‘Tea Cups’, ‘Shoes’ and ‘Animals’ designs.

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Once again exploiting early, found printed materials, that convey Victorian and early twentieth century ideas of physical beauty; juxtaposing these with vintage papers, arranged in a geometric design reminiscent of a folded paper hat; set again against contemporary flat colour backgrounds, making them ideal companion pieces to the ‘Cabinet’ range.

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Line drawings with colour digitally applied and laid over vintage paper. There’s one for ever yone, choose a character trait that matches your friends and loved ones.

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Beautifully simple festively wrapped Christmas iconography, presented in three different colour ways and including three alternative multiple icon designs.

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Meany-Bo-Beany Terms and Conditions Minimum order ÂŁ50 (ex VAT). Minimum UK carriage paid order ÂŁ100 (ex VAT) UK mainland only. Cards are sold in packs of 6 and come cello-wrapped with an Envelope. To request an order form or to place an order contact: nick@meany-bo-beany.cards or telephone +44 (0)1237 420 427 All prices quoted are in pound sterling and are exclusive of vat. Strictly NO sale or return. Delivery: We aim to deliver your order within 7 working days, however all products are subject to availability. You will be advised of any delays or if an item is not available. Deliver y will usually require a signature. Refunds: Shor tages must be repor ted within 5 days of delivery. In the unfor tunate instance the goods you receive are damaged please retain the product and contact us within 5 days of receipt. email: nick@meany-bo-beany.cards or telephone +44 (0)1237 420 427 Customer Services and Support: If you have any queries then please contact nick@meany-bo-beany.cards or telephone +44 (0)1237 420 427 Meany-Bo-Beany Ltd Tower House 26D The Strand Bideford Devon EX39 2ND Tel: +44 (0)1237 420 427 email: nick@meany-bo-beany.cards Company Number: 09947350 VAT Reg No: GB 234 8870 82 w w w. m e a n y - b o - b e a n y. c a r d s

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Meany bo beany catalogue 2017  

All the greetings cards currently available from Meany-Bo-Beany. Price, cards sizes and terms and conditions included.

Meany bo beany catalogue 2017  

All the greetings cards currently available from Meany-Bo-Beany. Price, cards sizes and terms and conditions included.

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