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For the love of colour : 8 cool colour inspiration sites

  Creating the best mix of colours has never been so daunting. From print to digital, books to apps, the decision to finalise a particular colour palette for your project can be overwhelming at times. Colour combinations are a tricky business so why not gather…

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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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Vespalogy – An animated tribute to one of the worlds most loved brands

A Tribute to Authentic Brand Strategy and Design Few global brands hold the same level of love as Vespa, the iconic Italian scooter manufacturer. French creative agency No Moon have created an animated tribute that documents the evolution of the vespa from 1943 through to…

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New limited edition line of Lacoste shirts feature redesigns of the iconic crocodile logo

  UK Designer Peter Saville creates a limited edition range for Lacoste with a brand identity design twist To be launched in November this year, Saville has created a new range of polo shirts with a surprising twist; the polos feature a range of re-imagined versions…

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Rice to Riches – food retail branding with delicious personality

How this Food Concept in the Crowded New York Market is using Buckets of Personality to Create an Exceptional Retail Brand Exploring the retail scene of New York last month I came across this great concept; Rice to Riches’ in New York’s SoHo. The store…

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Paperman – A delightful animated love story and a lesson for brands in emotional connection

Pixar’s recently released animated short Paperman is winning rave reviews from the online underground. This wonderful six minute film is perhaps the shortest yet sweetest love story told – a lesson for brands looking to shift their focus from traditional product and price oriented advertising…

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Say "hello" to the brave new world of ads – long-form branded entertainment.

The Future of Advertising I was out to dinner a couple of weeks ago with a group of friends enjoying an evening of Italian food, great wine and conversation. As the meal progressed, iPhones appeared and disappeared seamlessly recording and sharing the experience through a…

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Our May article for The Melbourne Review

It’s game-on and most of us want to play. June 2013 David Ansett & Peter Singline Last month we wrote about Amazon’s recently launched online store which is solely dedicated to the Over 50 market. Amazon offers us a glimpse into the future, where online…

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HIS Story – A Next Generation Retail Concept dedicated for men

THE BRAVE NEW WORLD OF RETAIL BRANDING. Last month we wrote an article for The Melbourne Review that explored the direction of market focused specialty retail. In the article we mentioned a client we’d worked with many moons ago who had a concept for an…

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New freejumping Vid from our mates at Bounce.

Last year when we created the brand and identity system for the guys at Bounce we had no idea it’d be quite this epic… (Watch the clip after the jump)

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Demystifying Digital — A Case for More Open Data

Data & the New Digital Age. By Chris Ongarello on – 19 April 2013 As I continue to get inspiration from Eric Schmidt’s new book, The New Digital Age, Reshaping the future of people, nations and business and the great quote I posted on Facebook…

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What Property Developers Can Learn about Branding from The Venice Art Biennale

The Art of Creating Evocative Spaces Each June I look forward to clamping my eyes on the work from this year’s Venice Art Biennale. The breadth and quality of work represented guarantees there’s always something inspiring to be seen. This year as I admired the…

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