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Inspiring minds: on creativity, original thinking and work life

Sharing some inspiring TED talks to get you thinking in different ways… enjoy!! Your elusive creative genius Elizabeth Gilbert, the author of ‘Eat, Pray, Love’, muses on the impossible things we expect from artists and geniuses — and shares the radical idea that, instead of…

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5 Inspiring Sans-serif Typefaces

Fonts are the ruler of the design world. With so many to choose from, it is sometimes hard to break away from your go-to favourite, especially when you know it’s going to work a dream on your current project. Sans-serif fonts have always been at…

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Brand building for start up businesses

You’ve got a great business idea, now it’s time to take the plunge into the world of brand to bring it to life. Not that we have favourites, but we do love a good start up business branding project. There is usually bucket loads of…

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Walsh has used her personal brand to start the conversation about women in design

Like many others, I have eagerly been following Jessica Walsh and Timothy Goodman’s most recent side project: 12 Kinds of Kindness. (…yes #squadgoals!) Now aside from wishing I had come up with such an intelligent project myself, I do believe it has the power to create some…

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Little Fish – A Self Promotion Workshop for Emerging Design Graduates.

Felling like a fish out of water? Are you a little fish about to dive into the big pond? If you’re looking to stand out from your school of fish, swim against the current and identify what makes you more appealing, come test the waters at a self promotion…

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Dove relaunches brand in Japan

It can be difficult for a global brand to shift with cultural trends while staying true to their brand. Dove has relaunched its hair care range in Japan with a fresher and more feminine packaging, eager to reconnect with the changing market.

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Shave time, not your beard with Virgin’s Beard Cap

Virgin Trains have teamed up with Great North Swim to create a product specifically designed to minimise facial hair shedding, proving there are no limitations when it comes to brand association.

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'To the Serengeti and back in five minutes'

It can be difficult to be cut–through in the cluttered world of automotive marketing, but Soho Square’s work for Volkswagen managed to get everyone talking.

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Playful branding design is not just for kids!

  The Children’s Toy Foundation invited Swedish studio Bedow to design a branded poster on the theme “play” for a fund raising project. Having ‘just’ survived the Christmas period, it is common for the stereotypical Aussie Christmas to be full of family, gift giving, shrimp…

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Meet the pears – quirky sock brand embraces the odd

Odd Pears sell socks in Pears, not pairs. A Pear is three individual socks, two matching, one odd. It encourages the expression of individuality. 

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Altai typeface design: A modern tribute to traditional craftsmanship.

A Beautiful New Typeface Design Finnish studio Werklig creates a quirky, unique typeface to promote Altai – a crystal glass series by designer Mari Isopahkala, that pays homage to the tradition of handcut glass.

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Massimo Vignelli, 1931 – 2014

As an agency that sees a number of designers through its doors, many of us have been influenced by the amazing legacy left by Massimo Vignelli, who passed away early this week. He was an inspiration to the design community and many have left their…

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