London design consultancy Laing & Carroll has designed a mail- order brochure for English country and outdoor clothing retailer Cordings. One of the last remaining shops in private ownership in London’s Piccadilly, Cordings’ brief was to mix its traditional past with a touch of quirky English style. ‘We were briefed to reposition the brand for a contemporary audience, while maintaining the Cordings heritage. It had to stay traditionally English with an eccentric touch,’ says Laing & Carroll director Dominic Carroll. Photography taken at The Maristow Shoot in Devon, by Neville James.
Announced at this year’s Adobe Max conference, designers and illustrators will be able to use the image editing and design software on a touchscreen device in 2019.
Adobe’s latest piece of software enables designers, illustrators and artists to create lifelike oil and watercolour paintings on-screen using their stylus as a paintbrush, and also allows them to delete
Familiar symbols of music production such as play, pause and fast-forward were used alongside photographs of current students to create an “active” look.
The galleries in Great Missenden explore the life of the children’s author, who lived in the village – an inspiration for many stories – for 36 years.