Designers are a kinky bunch. Before Christmas, we featured a calendar by photographer Alva Bernadine, featuring pictures of leather-clad men and naked women’s backsides, in a bid to explain his philosophy and to teach readers “how to dominate men, subjugate women and stupefy children”. Since then, we’ve been pestered with calls by plummy-voiced middle-aged males attempting to acquire copies of the calendar for their “friends”. Sad.
From an at-home blood testing kit to a holographic sat nav system, we look back at our most popular stories across product and digital in the past year.
The Manchester-based design studio used a “versatile line motif” to link this year’s 14 special stamp issues, whose themes include Star Wars, the Gruffalo, D-Day and Elton John.
The “non-biased” newspaper is being distributed across London ahead of the election on Thursday.
Embarrassment and shame have long been associated with menstruation, but new trends in packaging design are looking to change this with bold colours, eye catching patterns and empowering messages.