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 Week is partnering with Figma to host an online session where experts from Monotype, Method and Figma get to grips with the effective use of typography in user experiences.
As fashion brands embrace virtual models and influencers, Checkland Kindleysides principal creative Becky Phillips considers the opportunities and pitfalls of the technology.
As part of our coverage of 2022’s graduate season, we’re talking with a selection of graduates from around the UK about their work, practice and future plans.
To increase accessibility, the new branding took influence from colour scheme of the existing PayPal payment button.