Retailer Woolworths is launching a nine-strong range of colourful Christmas gift products, with packaging and brand identity by Cheltenham design group FLB. The Funky Stuff range includes inflatable furniture, lava lamps and bath accessories, including the pig Bath Mates, pictured. Packaging features strong, bright graphics to appeal to the teenage/young adult market. Prices are planned to be set at a level affordable to young shoppers, with furniture ranges designed to complement the decor in teenage bedrooms.
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