The Perfect Souvenir From Budapest!

It started last summer, although silk isn’t really meant for the summer, but that was when the idea came to create something together with Borody Kriszta, silk painter, and founder of silk&more. During the first consultation, we just talked colors. Kriszta brought hers, and I brought mine. We put them together, and that many ideas were born. [Read more…]

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google
  • LinkedIn
  • Email
  • RSS

Urban Sidewalker Brings the Best of Budapest Home With You

Budapest is a city working hard to grow past its Eastern European ultra-kitsch roots and establish a fresh, contemporary scene to offer locals and tourists alike. And initiatives like Urban Sidewalker are working hard making that happen.

It started as a passion project that grew into much more than that…US is now a growing concept, driven to create a modern Budapest city souvenirs as an alternative to the masses of  overpriced embroidered tchotchkes. The US team introduced the first of many planned graphic designs this summer. Their highly detailed Budapest city map poster gives you a bird’s eye view of the city down to your favorite minutiae. The devil is absolutely in the details, from the beloved bike carriages on Margaret Island to the tiny people strolling the Buda hills and Pest squares.

Cofounder Mate Revay, told me a bit about about his take on the Budapest design scene, the future face of Budapest and Urban Sidewalker’s role in the big picture.

[Read more…]

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google
  • LinkedIn
  • Email
  • RSS