Designer Oliver Blackwell has created a cable-tidy device called Revolution Ball, developed for the gardening and DIY market. He says the product, an update of the traditional drum-shaped cable tidy, was born out of a frustration with using standard extension leads. The Revolution Ball will be available in shops from June.
Cheltenham-based consultancy ArthurSteenHorneAdamson (ASHA) worked with the children’s charity on a new logo, tone of voice and branded products.
It’s hard to write for brands without sounding forced, argues Rob Mitchell, co-founder at copywriting agency We All Need Words — most brands give up altogether and let the design
The exhibition includes banknotes baked in apple pie, dexterity tests for bank staff and a “Cold War calculator”.
The Curious Customs collection – created by London-based design studio NB – depicts traditions from cheese rolling to bog snorkelling.