Europe’s first range of bags and fashion accessories specifically designed to deter theft was launched at the Design Council on Tuesday. Created by Vexed Generation, the products were developed in conjunction with the Suzy Lamplugh Trust and Jill Dando Institute of Crime Science and police crime prevention experts were also consulted. The products include lingerie-style stealth belts and bands for concealing mobile phones. Designs incorporate features such as anti-slash materials, cut-proof straps and combination lock clips. Products will be available from retailers throughout the UK under the Karrysafe brand.
7-Inches for Planned Parenthood has released a compilation vinyl boxset featuring original work from the likes of designer Shepard Fairey and musician Björk to raise money for the charity.
Integrated packaging design specialist Equator shares advice on what it takes to stand out as a successful design consultancy in a competitive landscape.
The cans feature the artist’s famous toucan and lobster illustrations, created during his four-decade-long association with the brand.
Integrated packaging design specialist Equator, offers tips on how to keep new business coming through the door.