Smallfry has come up with an innovative method of keeping self-important corporate bosses in check during brainstorming sessions. The Equalizer is a tongue-in-cheek executive toy designed to keep the bosses’ tongues from permanently wagging, by tracking talkers and aiming a barrage of soft foam balls at over-critical loudmouths. It sounds like an ideal way of silencing politicians. Just don’t put it anywhere near John ‘Two Jabs’ Prescott.
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.
The branding features a strong, typographic logo based on the designer’s initials, and a “clashing” colour palette of beige and pink.
Last week, we wrote about a new retrospective on graphic designer Nigel Waymouth, whose psychedelic work graced the album covers of Pink Floyd and Jimi Hendrix during the 1960s. Now,