We were taken aback this week, on receiving a package marked ‘Instant Facelift Enclosed’. How terribly rude. This ‘facelift’ turned out to be a head-sized paper bag with eye and mouth holes cut in one side. It was created by Tequila Manchester as a bit of branding to promote International Paper UK’s new product to the commercial print sector. On donning the Presentation bag, we were invited to witness a silky smooth surface, blinding brightness and stunning contrast. Envelopes are available to accessorise.
Games and augmented reality features for children sit alongside artificial intelligence features for parents, who can ask questions to find out about their child’s progress.
The winning entry of the product design competition will be awarded £3,000, while a further £2,000 will go to the university they study at.
We look at some of the most exciting product design stories from this year, including a reincarnated version of the Nokia 3310 handset, a touchscreen projector from Sony and a smart
The West Midlands city has been awarded £3 million, and will host a year-long series of events that will encompass art, design, theatre and more.