Not content with developing a new range of disposable vases, and then flogging nearly a million of them to Tesco and Safeway in time for Valentine’s Day, Catalyst Developments has a new range. Two new designs have been introduced especially for Mother’s Day. Shoppers with the bottle to brave the barrage of ‘aren’t I worth a permanent vase?’ questions will be able to get the 50p vases at petrol stations, florists and hospitals too.
Print your own tote bag, delve into film graphics and learn about the future of plastics at this year’s East London design festival, taking place 22-24 May.
To mark the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s blockbuster science fiction film, Glazier Design has created a set of eight stamps that contain secret messages for fans.
Young designers should be taught to think critically rather than waste time learning how to time-manage and compile spreadsheets, says Miranda Bolter, design director at Superunion.