Women’s sportswear retailer Sweaty Betty has commissioned Portland to give it a makeover, including a new identity. The consultancy, which won the project after a four-way pitch against unnamed groups, has been briefed to work on branding and interiors for the retailer’s stores in London’s South Kensington, Westbourne Grove and Fulham. Sweaty Betty plans to roll out the concept to 50 stores nationwide over the next five years.
Illustrator Natasha Durley discusses modernising the classic nature series, incorporating new features of the UK’s landscape and a “layered” technique.
As part of our series looking at in-house design teams, we talk to Facebook director of product design Austin Chang about cross-family design, moving beyond apps and taking on 1,000
The Design Museum has named the installation which allowed children from neighbouring countries to play with one another the Beazley Design of the Year.
With designers’ mental health taking a hit during the pandemic, the studio has developed MindFull to help its peers “feel a little less blue”.