Vicky Ambery-Smith drew inspiration for this brooch design from the penguin pool at London Zoo, but will her solitary penguin remain teetering on its perch through the slings and arrows of a brooch’s life? Animals seem to be an inspiration for jewellery designers – Malcolm Appleby designed a trinket version of his three-legged cat – for Shining Through, an exhibition at the Crafts Council’s London Gallery from 29 June to 30 July.
A new report by financial consultancy Brand Finance looks at the potential financial impact of forcing big companies such as Pepsi Co and Coca-Cola to have non-branded packaging.
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