Be proud of your individuality, and your ability to take part in an unstoppable avalanche. Part of our Badges of Honour range. Enamelled blue and silver metal badge. Measures approx 3 cm long. Made in the UK.
A pocket-sized tin of portable confidence from The Unemployed Philosophers Guild. Contains approx 60 peppermints. Ingredients: sorbitol, natural peppermint oil, other natural and artificial flavours, magnesium stearate, acesulfame potassium.Tin measures 4.5 x 4.5 x 1.5cm.
Adapted from The Household Physician: a twentieth century medica. A practical description in plain language of all the diseases of men, women and children with latest discoveries in medicine and most approved methods of treatment (1905). Printed on acid free paper.Measurements: 17 cm x 12...
We love a good neurotransmitter. And dopamine is definitely in our top five. Measures 18 x 13 cm.Comes with bright blue envelope.Blank inside.
Recognising all the NHS medical and support staff working hard to keep us well. This anatomical image of a heart is printed onto a cream coloured recycled tote bag. Tote bag is made from recycled plastic bottles.Measures 42 x 40cm (not including handles).
Be proud of your passion for the unconventional, and your commitment to artistic or literary pursuits. Part of our Badges of Honour range. Enamelled blue and gold metal badge. Measures approx 3 cm long. Made in the UK.
Line and Scribble do things differently... This lovely book celebrates friendship and imagination by embracing differences and emphasising how imagination, creativity and art can change how we see the world - and each other. Hardback.64 pages.Perfect for pre-schoolers.Measures 21.3 x 28.6 cm.
The way we think about physical space has been crucial to our evolution: the ability to navigate over large distances in prehistoric times gave Homo sapiens an advantage over the rest of the human family. Most of us are still able to find our way...
Adapted from The Meaning of Dreams by Isador Henry Coriat (1915), one of the first American psychoanalysts. Printed on acid-free paper.Measures: 17 cm x 12 cm.Comes with 120gsm recycled envelope.Blank inside.
Being You is not as straightforward as it sounds. Inside each of our brains, billions of neurons and 'mere' electrical impulses work constantly to create our conscious experience and to turn us into the unique indiiduals that we are. How does this happen? Why do...
Most of us have some understanding of shyness. From birthday parties as children to office Christmas parties as adults, from an old friend’s wedding to a group presentation, we’ve all experienced it in some form or other. Shyness may be ever-present or it may come...
They say: Bonkers. You say: Living Your Best Life. Part of our Badges of Honour range. Enamelled pink and gold metal badge. Measures approx 3 cm long. Made in the UK.
Has pink always been feminine and blue a man's colour? Why does orange whet our appetite? Why do we feel blue? Shades of colour accompany our lives and shape our language: we become green with envy, or remove our rose-tinted spectacles. But how did colours...
A great card game to see how 'normal' you are. As you go through them (either alone or in a group), decide whether or not you identify with, or in any way recognise, what is being said. If you do, place the card on a...
Let's be honest, the answer is probably yes. But are you sure? And does it matter? And what would the Beatles do? Hardback with embossed cover, 136 pages.Measures 17.8 x 17.8 cm.
Part of a set, but significantly different? Celebrate your individuality! Part of our Badges of Honour range (but only just). Enamelled grey and gold metal badge. Measures approx 3 cm long. Made in the UK.
Love? There's a neuropeptide for that. Measures 18 x 13 cm.Comes with bright blue envelope.Blank inside.
The pencil is a wonderful thing, needed by everyone at some point (and needed always by some of us), but these ones have forgotten: "I'm easily broken," "In time I'll be pointless," "You're going to write me off" and more. Find a place in your...
Hope this doesn't make your gifts feel too lumpy! A fascinating vintage illustration features on this gorgeous sheet of wrapping paper. Printed on Cavallini's signature Italian archival paper, this gorgeous gift wrap is good enough to be hung on the wall, or used in a...
A very different kind of colour theory, from the Theosophists. This chart showing the spiritual and mental 'meanings' of colour is adapted from Thought-Forms by Annie Besant and C.W. Leadbeater (1905) Printed on acid free paper.Measurements: 17 cm x 12 cm.Comes with 120gsm recycled envelope.Blank...
Recognising all the medical and support staff working hard to keep us well. Porcelain mug. Measures 9cm high. Image is printed on both sides.
Everyone should strive for this badge. We're super proud of those who can deservedly wear it. Part of our Badges of Honour range. Enamelled yellow and gold metal badge. Measures approx 3 cm long. Made in the UK.
Mysophobia* got you down? As Freud always said, "Dirt of any kind seems to us incompatible with civilization." Freudian Soap washes away negativity and is guaranteed to get your hands cleaner than your conscience. Measures 6 x 4.2 x 2.5cm.Cucumber olive oil scent.1 x 56g...
Express yourself the thinly-veiled way! This passive-aggressive memo pad lets you clearly, but (somewhat) subtly, address a range of behavioural failures in others including poor attitude and lacklustre hygiene. Great for communication between colleagues and frenemies. Notepad: 50 nifty notes included. Measures 13.4 x 10.3cm.
We've all made Freudian Slips, but now it is possible to make Freudian Sips! This mug features the man himself and the line "When you say one thing but mean your mother". Porcelain mug. Measures 9cm high. Comes boxed.
"The brain is a wonderful organ. It starts working the moment you get up in the morning, and does not stop until you get into the office" - Robert Frost. Not exactly polite, but to the point! There are times when we just don't want...
"Don't do today what you can put off until tomorrow" so the saying goes. But did you know that procrastination and perfectionism go hand in hand? It's not laziness, it's attention to detail! Part of our Badges of Honour range. Enamelled red and gold metal badge....
This die-cut card is perfect for fans of the father of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud. Blank inside, it comes with an envelope and a sheet of stickers filled with relevant quotes and traditional messages such as Happy Birthday. Measures 10 x 22cm.Includes sticker sheet.
Gleaming grey matter to set off your outfit and be the talk of the evening. Novelty metal cufflinks presented in a gift box.
A set of 3 glass tree ornaments to add a dash of Christmas 'cheer'. Featuring De Beauvoir, Camus and Sartre. Each bauble features a portrait on one side and a suitably cynical quote on the other. Box of 3 ornaments.Each bauble has a diameter of...
Send some undiluted joy to your chemist buddies. This cards image is of a little bottle of undiluted joy. Comes with white envelope.Measurements: card: 15 cm x 15 cm, Envelope: 15.5 cm x 15.5 cm.
A fantastic Sylvia Plath quote 'Is there no way out of the mind?' features on this grey metal badge/brooch. Beautifully made out of enameled steel in Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter. Measures approximately 3.5 x 3.75cm. Enameled metal brooch.
This pack of 5 mugs feature all five of the designs of ESP cards: the wave, circle, star, square and cross. Inspired by the Zener cards used in early twentieth century experimental research into extrasensory perception, these mugs are a brilliant conversation starter. 5 porcelain mugs...
An iconic cover design for this 1949 self-help publication about helping young adults face the social and ethical issues of growing up. Large canvas shopping bag with long handles. Measures 34 x 40 x 5 cm plus shoulder length handles.
Wear your smarts with pride. A discreet pewter-coloured brain pin, for all those brainiacs and thoughtful types out there. Measures approx 2cm.
Crocodiles, frogs and boats made out of umbrellas. This is an explanation of critical thinking that everyone can understand - we'll never look at a puddle in the same way again. This notebook and pen set is part of our exclusive range in partnership with...
Never mind politics, this is one manifesto that we can all wholeheartedly support. This notebook and pen set is part of our exclusive range in partnership with Grant Snider - an orthodontist by day and a best-selling author of comics and picture books by night....
Well, that takes the pressure off the first page of this notebook doesn't it... This notebook and pen set is part of our exclusive range in partnership with Grant Snider - an orthodontist by day and a best-selling author of comics and picture books by...
When lifelong bird-lover Hannah Bourne-Taylor moved with her husband to Ghana, her life was changed by her unexpected encounters with nature and the subsequent bonds she formed. Struggling to belong in the rural grasslands far away from home, she was forced to turn inwards and question her own sense of identity....
Quantum physicist, New York Times bestselling author, and BBC host Jim Al-Khalili reveals how 8 lessons from the heart of science can help you get the most out of life. Today’s world is unpredictable and full of contradictions, and navigating its complexities while trying to...