Dalziel and Pow has designed Laura Ashley’s flagship Regent Street store in London, which is due to reopen on 30 March. The consultancy has worked in conjunction with the retailer’s in-house design team and Northwest Design Associates to create new signage, lighting and a revised staircase treatment. Stronger visual merchandising techniques such as large scale framed graphics, separate window displays and more striking in-store presentation have been developed on the ground level, while larger, yet fewer, gondolas have been employed to create more space.
The week-long festival will also host speakers including interaction design expert Daljit Singh and representatives from Heatherwick Studio.
His installation for London Design Festival draws on a number of inspirations, from clubbing in the 1990s to fake Crimean villages.
Form and functionality have long been the focus of design, but a growing number of designers are shifting away from this, creating projects that prioritise history, culture and narrative in
The new look, which includes revised colours, illustration guides, graphics and a bespoke typographic styling, aims to strengthen Duolingo’s brand identity across its expanding product line.