Feminist icon and artist Frida Kahlo moves into designer giftware with Temerity Jones

The Barcelona-based licensing firm, Art Ask Agency has struck a new designer giftware deal for the South American icon and artist, Frida Kahlo.

Partnered with Temerity Jones London, part of Sifcon International, highlighted products now in development and ready for distribution include Frida Kahlo cocktail sets, Frida Kahlo chilli string lights, bamboo bowls, lampshades, hipflasks and more.

The extensive new line of “quirky’ homeware items has been tipped to make “quite the impact in trade shows across Europe such as Autumn Fair, For Decor and Home, Maison and Objet, Intergift and others.

Temerity Jones London aims to be cool, quirky and distinctly different across a range of design led giftware and offers a range of officially licensed Frida Kahlo contemporary gifts and home accessories.

“Temerity Jones is one of the first UK licensees in gifting to launch its Frida Kahlo product range this year and in a big way,” said Maria Strid, Art Ask Agency, European agents for The Frida Kahlo Corporation.

“Such original designs and products, everyone is talking about them.”

Frida Kahlo has been the topic of much debate around the art licensing industry, having seen a major push on officially licensed items reaching wider European audiences.

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