The Times New Roman

The diary of a freelance web designer

Design Inspiration: Service Industry

We all know that websites for certain industries are very “on trend”, hipster if you like. Photographers, Architects, Design firms, Fashion houses, Yogies etc. But what about more traditional service based industries that are less glamourous…

Posted in: Inspire

Merry and Bright! Free Christmas Card Template for 2015

What do you mean ‘DIY Template’? It’s a Corporate Christmas Card Template – that you can download, customise and print yourself! How do I use it? The template has been created in Microsoft Word, is A4, and set up to print as a tent fold card. Simply download the word doc, edit the text boxes… Read more »

Posted in: Freebies

There’s no place like home

Two of the things I ask clients while completing my Creative Brief is what type of content they would like to include on their new website home page, and what the primary call to action(s) of the home page should be. I’m not just being nosy, it helps me understand all the things you consider most important to your business, and how… Read more »

Posted in: Tips

Websites integrating MindBody

MindBody is a business management software targeted at the health and wellness industry and brings the management of your business to the web.

Posted in: Inspire


TGIF! Seriously. This will only take a minute. Ok, 4 minutes, cause you wanna make sure you really take the time to consider the answers, this is important stuff after all. Ok 8 minutes, because you just remembered how much you loved The Office, and will just watch the one hilarious David Brent moment before returning to work. Ok… Read more »

Posted in: Funnies

Deja GridView

Feel like you’ve seen that website layout before? You know the one… theres a large (sometimes sliding) image at the top of the page, followed by a grid of square images, with text overlays. Take a look at this interesting article by Neil Cooper, Creative Director at Sapient Nitro. He suggests the trend for squares is killing creative and non-standard… Read more »

Posted in: Trending

Etsy Store – DIY Wedding Invitations and Kits

I finally did it. I made an Etsy shop for my Wedding Invitations! Introducing… Sunday Best on Etsy. More beautiful wedding stationery and prints coming soon. Contact me for customisations. EP.

Posted in: Inspire

Mum’s Dad’s the word

Dads are great. And not just because of their bad jokes. Download your free printable Fathers Day card, and present to your Dad (along with a big smile) this Sunday.

Posted in: Freebies

Knowing me, knowing you

Want to know what kind of person you are? Find out based on the last email you sent of at least 100 words.

Posted in: Inspire


Introducing Typedrummer, a browser-based drum machine that turns whatever you type into the text area, into a sweet drum and beat mix. The ultimate in friday fun! Check out my sweet friday mix here. Enjoy! EP.

Posted in: Funnies