Marks & Spencer is replacing its housewares home shopping catalogue The Directory with The Design Directory, created by design and branding group Winkreative. The brochure was commissioned to back the imminent launch in Gateshead of the M&S home business – Lifestore – which was conceived by retail guru Vittorio Radice, now M&S executive director.
Speaking at this year’s D&AD Festival in London, the graphic designer talks about the weird and wonderful world of Wes, brutal 8am starts and why her job felt like “playing
Creative director Jenny Theolin has launched a new platform that will name studios which treat their junior employees well based on “positive” reviews, rather than a “black-list” that shames companies.
The 30 shortlisted designs for this year’s Loewe Craft Prize will go on display at the museum this May, and the overall winner will be awarded €50,000.
The shortlist of 200 illustrators has been whittled down from over 3,000 entries, and will go on display at Somerset House in June.