Nora Brelo from Sheffield Hallam University is a winner of the Consumer and Office Products category of this year’s Royal Society for the Arts Student Design Awards. She picked up a 500 travel award for her flexible, transparent toaster. The category also honoured a vacuum cleaner created by Sam Johnson of Ravensbourne College, which deflates for easy storage. David Henshall won for his efforts on a streamline toaster design. And Scott Chapps, also from Ravensbourne, has won for his vision of a vacuum cleaner which doubles as a bin or an occasional table.
This week the Royal Mail began trialing a new postbox, heralding the first major design change in its 160-year history, prompting us to look at how it has developed.
We speak to Kelly Mackenzie, founding director at White Bear Studio, about new initiative SHAPE, how hard it is to break into the industry without connections, and the need to
AGL works with high-profile people such as Kate Middleton and David Cameron to boost their public-speaking and communication skills – its new identity looks to celebrate the beauty of grammar
The app, which allows users to write notes on a smartphone or computer in many different forms, has been given a refined visual identity focused on an updated elephant symbol,