It’s often said there’s nothing so refreshing in a heatwave as a hot drink. Now Italian kitchenware brand Guzzini is offering a stylish way to test the theory, having brewed up a range of coffee mugs, designed by Robin Levien, that blend traditional and modern elements. Called Feeling, it features a white ceramic vessel with a plastic handle in various colours. ‘I absolutely love the combination,’ says Levien. ‘The idea of attaching an acrylic handle on to a porcelain mug is quite radical.’ Feeling will be available from next week at John Lewis in London’s Oxford Street, priced £6.95.
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s blockbuster science fiction film, Glazier Design has created a set of eight stamps that contain secret messages for fans.
Young designers should be taught to think critically rather than waste time learning how to time-manage and compile spreadsheets, says Miranda Bolter, design director at Superunion.
Kempinski, which was founded in Berlin in 1897, is Europe’s oldest five-star hotel group, and has been given a new visual identity by Paris-based studio Work in Progress.
Founded in 1907, the Scouts was set up as an organisation to help young people develop life skills and now, it has a UK membership of 450,000 children and 115,000