Maui Waui designed and developed a range of ceramic soapdishes
based on period style sinks called “The Period Sink
Soapdish” in 1999. They were design registered in
1999 and the three designs were: a wall mounted vanity
basin, a butler sink (in two colours) and the belfast
sink pictured on the left in the photographers' kitchen
were marketed through architectural antique stores, gift
and bathroom shops and later we took them ‘on the
road’ going to country fairs with our period style
sinks were hugely popular and were also featured in a
number of lifestyle magazines as the latest hot product
for period style and modern kitchens and bathrooms!
image above is the layout for the website I designed in
1999 to promote the soapdishes, which at the time was
probably not your typical website design!
The image to the left is the die-cut POS advertising card
I designed to go to the retailers selling the sinks.
photographs below show the carpet bags and carpet slippers
I made for my shop in Suffolk. As far as I could research,
I was the first producer of carpet slippers made from
real carpet and they are still my favourite indoor footwear
again many of the bags and slippers were featured in magazines,
along with the carpet deck chairs we produced for the