FS Albert Typography Chart

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Time travel clock

It is not the Tardis however it can still take you back in digital time and space. Nostalgic for the Web of yesteryear – those golden oldie sites that have been severed or erased from their servers? ¬†Then take a wander down memory lane a project aimed at preserving theRead More →

Teddy bear and koala bear

I love living in Newtown, there is always something interesting to see. ¬†I saw these two when getting a coffee this morning.  Read More →

Call to Action

  A small business website should always have a call-to-action to convert visitors into customers. ¬†It is important to lead the visitor into to taking the next step with you. ¬†Make sure you add a call-to-action button to each of your most important pages, whether that means the About UsRead More →

blue sky ocean

The Colour Blue has always been my favourite colour. ¬†Apparently, I am in good company as blue is one of the most well-liked colours. ¬†It is the least gender specific having equal appeal to both men and women. Blue can affect us physically it calms and sedates, cools and aidsRead More →

Daisies close-up

If I had my life to live over, I’d dare to make more mistakes next time. I’d relax, I would limber up. I would be sillier than I have been this trip. I would take fewer things seriously. I would take more chances. I would climb more mountains and swimRead More →

Roxi Tokyo

If you want your website design to be considered, exciting and original it is important that your website adheres to some of the essential features like versatility, simplicity and communication. 1. The concept: If there is no message, no history, no idea, no narrative, no useful experience, there is noRead More →

Fishing Phishing

Almost every day I become aware of dodgy emails that have gone to my Spam box. ¬†I would like to take the time to make you aware of the different types of hoaxes that are out there and remind you about email safety. Cyber criminals often use phishing¬†scams to tryRead More →


Design is always changing Web Design has undergone dramatic changes in the past few years. This is primarily due to the tools and devices that we use constantly changing i.e smart phones, tablets, larger screen sizes. If your website has not been updated in the past few years it willRead More →

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Japanese woman Street art

I took a couple of photos of local street art. These three pieces are located in the little laneway behind the Buzz Bar in Newtown. Simon is a Sydney based digital¬†designer. He is¬†the Director of a boutique digital design studio, Bailey Street Design located in the vibrant inner¬†west suburb ofRead More →

social media

Social media is vital for a business to reach customers and stay competitive. At the moment small business owners are seeing the greatest results from social media marketing. We wanted to share some tips with you on how to be successful when using social media platforms. Engagement not sales ItRead More →

Five brass keys

The collection of accurate personal information from your site users is essential to the health of small and medium businesses. According to a 2006 Singapore research, the adoption of privacy notices is a “fundamental prerequisite for firms soliciting information from their clients”. Regardless of the sensitivity of the information beingRead More →


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Mood Board

Here at Bailey Street Design, we are asked a lot about what branding really consists of. To explain a little bit more, here is an outline of our process and what the final deliverables are. A branding project begins with our designer Simon meeting with you and taking the designRead More →

Rosie Boylan Hats Shop

I have just added some images to the shop page for Rosie Boylan Hats on the Newtown Business Precinct website. Rosie’s latest project was designing hats for the cast of Alien: Covenant. Bio – for Rosie Over 30 remarkable years of hat-making Rosie has perfected her extensive repertoire of millineryRead More →

Mural Simmons Street

I was taking Toby for a walk the other day and I noticed mural on Simmons Street in Newtown. ¬†Including the obligatory couch and fan.  Read More →

Black typefaces white background

These are 5 Cool Fonts that I am excited to introduce. Great typography is just as important for web design as it is for print media GOGOIA Gogoia is a clean elegant tropical inspired font. It is also a¬†small plant with many thorns on the leaves and stem; It givesRead More →

Illustration of bunny rabbit

I first viewed Laura Mallaghans¬†illustrations in the book “Drawn – The Best Illustrators worldwide”. Laura graduated with a BA (hons) Illustration from the University of Northhampton. ¬†Her skill set includes animation, 2d drawing and freelance arts and craft. According to her Etsy profile, she is interested in nature especially theRead More →

A conceptual dimension in web design, development and thinking is called “Kansei engineering” a deeply held philosophy that every web site should be designed and developed to provide strong emotional as well as functional satisfaction to its user.Read More →