The prize for Top Blagger at the Design Week Awards went to a certain Scottish lassie whose account handling skills came in useful as she negotiated her way into the Natural History Museum after the dinner, without a ticket, and with a pal. It was all done for the best possible motives, however, not at all to swig lots of booze and dance to the Spice Girls. Honestly. She wanted to come along to congratulate Edinburgh’s EH6 on its win. Oops! Does that give too many clues to Jenny’s identity?
The professional finance body has been given a new look by Smith & Milton, which includes a flat, line-drawn coat of arms, san-serif typeface and updated colour palette.
The museum and cultural hubin Shenzhen has announced it will open to the public in December, and will include a permanent gallery space curated by the V&A.
The 12th edition of the annual design festival takes place this coming March, and will see the likes of Gail Bichler and Chris Ware speak.
Consultancy Interabang has designed the set of stamps, which feature 10 of the most famous toys created in Britain from the last 100 years, including Space Hopper and Spirograph.