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.
The world’s biggest furniture fair will now take place in June, as Italy reckons with the global virus outbreak, which has hit the north of the country.
The search is on to find an innovative obstacle avoidance sensor which could be included in a mechanical clockwork rover concept design, which NASA hopes will explore the planet’s surface
Design studio Reggie London has created new branding for Oxsight, a technology company that creates glasses which aims to help those with sight loss.
Design education, much like the wider industry, is lacking in diversity – here, Design Week speaks with some of the women who are working to change this through collective action.