The Original – Create Your Own

Minimum price: £40.50

Where it all began – our original Create Your Own offering based on a beautifully detailed carnival style typeface with more than a little dash of whimsical fun. Choose yours in either horizontal or vertical layout.

For words with more than SEVEN letters please email for an instant quote!

Enter Your Word(s)

  • Lettering * £15.00 per character

    Min: 3 charactersMax: 7 characters

Choose Your Layout

  • Orientation *

Choose Your Colours

  • Selected Colours *

  • Enter your TWO colours here *

Choose Your Frame

  • Selected Frame *

If you follow our social media, THE ORIGINAL needs no introduction! As the name suggests, this was the first sign we offered in our Create Your Own series making affordable, customisable artwork readily accessible for your home or to gift.

Creating your own version couldn’t be simpler: Enter your word, choose the orientation, select your colour combination and frame it! The total is instantly calculated for you.

There’s nothing new under the sun, but we like to think that our take on this vintage lettering style brings it bang up to date. The popularity of this piece says many folks agree.

  • Hand-painted on 12mm lightweight and sustainable Poplar plywood
  • Can be hung using the pre-fitted hanger or with appropriate 3M Command Strips
  • Bespoke, handmade wooden frame stained or painted in your selected finish or left natural
  • We use market-leading non-toxic acrylic paints with a silk matt finish and high UV resistance ensuring colours last longer
  • All signs are protected with a clear poly satin lacquer
  • Shipped in 100% recyclable packaging

Sizing information


  • Framed Height = 20cm
  • Framed Width = 12cm per letter approx.


  • Framed Height = 16cm per letter approx.
  • Framed Width = 17.5cm

(e.g. Horizontal LAUGH dimensions are 22.5cm high x 59.5cm wide
Vertical RELAX dimensions are 80cm high x 17.5cm wide)

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Weight 1.5 kg

Black, Oak, Walnut, Natural, No Frame