Well played to 16-year-old James Everitt (right) from Huddersfield Technical College and Peter O’Brien (left), 23, from Leeds Metropolitan University, who both triumphed with their ideas for a waterproof clock designed and made in 24 hours. The design counsellors of West Yorkshire’s Business Links set the brief, Halifax product consultancy FOD Design helped with the CAD modelling and the University of Leeds’ Keyworth Institute provided the rapid prototyping. Just don’t ask either of the lads for the right time.
Design studio The Team has given the charity a new identity centred around the equals symbol, in a bid to highlight its aim to make the UK a better place
The festival, which will run in October and is focusing on the work of pioneering female authors, is now in its 12th year and has been given a new look
As the V&A becomes the hub for the London Design Festival for the 10th time, we take a closer look at the installations, displays and talks happening throughout the week
Offthetopofmyhead’s founder and creative director John Spencer, says jargon and bullshit are getting in the way of people understanding and valuing design.