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Abigail Borg creates award winning wallpapers, fabrics and accessories combining traditional approaches to drawing and pattern with up to date digital printing. This allows for a touch of vintage inspired design in a modern setting.
I set up my studio in 2009, taking inspiration from my love for illustration, colour and pattern. My first collection: a range of hand-drawn and digitally printed wallpapers, for my graduation project at Leeds College of Art. This body of work then went on to win me the Business Design Centres New Designer of the Year 2008 award. This is where I was first noticed by Liberty of London who became my first stockist.
I have since gone on to design further ranges of Abigail Borg wallpapers, as well as furnishing fabrics and various homewares. I sell all products directly from my website, as well as working with trade and retail customers around the world.
My studio is at The Custard Factory, a beautiful Victorian factory in the centre of Birmingham. I take pride in running a small independent studio. I love that this allows me to build personal relationships with my customers, stockists and suppliers.
Printed and manufactured in England
All of my products are very proudly printed and manufactured in England. All within a couple of hours drive from the studio in fact! I have worked with the same Lancashire based wallpaper printers since I set up my company. And all of my fabrics are printed by another Lancashire based company just up the road. I work