Fiona Paxton trained at the Royal College of art in Textile design and worked in the fashion industry for 15 years designing printed textiles and working in trend and colour prediction for a wide variety of clients including Chloe, Armani, Donna Karan and Romeo Gigli as well as many High Street stores such as Whistles, […]
Ico has designed a new website for the National Railway Museum. The consultancy was commissioned following a three-way creative pitch in spring 2009, and tasked with designing a website to enable the museum to engage with new and existing audiences in fresh and exciting ways.
Nearly 40 per cent of respondents to a Design Week poll say they do not think co-design is a good idea. The survey, on www. designweek.co.uk, shows that 39.1 per cent of readers do not think that co-design is a good idea, while 60.8 per cent believe that it is. A new paper from the […]
Kay Why Marketing has created packaging designs for new Vimto flavour Cherry Vimto. The new product is the first permanent line extension for Vimto in its 101-year history, according to Kay Why founder Keith Young. He adds, ‘Careful design consideration was given to respecting the value of the core brand while providing enough differentiation to […]
Minale Tattersfield has created a visual identity for the Italian region of Trentino. The new identity is being rolled out across brochures for the region, its website and other communications materials. The revamped marque is intended to look less corporate than its predecessor, promoting the province to tourists as well as to businesses.
Afroditi Krassa’s interior design consultancy Protocol is working on a new Indian café that will open in London’s Covent Garden at the beginning of June. The studio has designed all of the interior aspects of Dishoom, as well as created the branding and positioning, packaging, tableware and uniforms. Protocol was invited to discuss ideas for […]
Magpie Studio has created the identity and website for The Neon Birdcage, a trend-forecasting resource pitched at brands, organisations and creative groups. The company has been set up by former GDR Creative Intelligence executive editor Lucy Johnston, who appointed Magpie last September on the strength of its design of GDR’s Global Innovation Report. Magpie director […]
The If You Could Collaborate exhibition is at the A Foundation Gallery in London from 15-23 January. It features 33 collaborations including works by Fontaine Anderson and Deanne Cheuk, Karl Grandin and And Beyond, and Max Lamb and Gemma Holt (pictured).
Leicestershire-based group FSG Design has created the identity and marketing collateral for Passion 2 Print Rugby, an exhibition at Rugby Art Gallery and Museum.
David Milligan-Croft has been appointed creative director at Ice. He joins from The Hub in Preston.
Pop star Lady Gaga has been appointed as creative director of camera brand Polaroid.
Michon has produced the Onenergy magazine for Eon, which is distributed to MPs.