Thumbs Up designs and develops the most ingenious gifts, gadgets and toys on the market. Putting the thinkers and creative people at work, coming up with weird and wonderful ideas, creating products that are suitable for the not so 'normal' everyday kind of person. Making your gadgets feel cool.
Big Blue was started as a POP up store in a flea market, around 1986. Philip and James needed to get out of a corporate environment and quick, Big Blue was their escape. Because of economic sanction at the time fabrics were limited so they started printing their own fabrics on SA made cottons using local craft techniques.