Accessories designer Anya Hindmarch has launched a limited edition, environmentally friendly designer shopping bag, in collaboration with Sainsbury’s and global social change movement We Are What We Do. The bag will retail for £5 and will be available during March from various outlets including Anya Hindmarch UK stores, and from late April at Sainsbury’s supermarkets.
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.
As Design Manchester celebrates its fifth birthday, we pick out our top exhibitions to catch at the festival, including a tribute to the book covers of Mancunian literary legend Anthony
Atlas has created the branding for the new fashion label, which will also be contributed to by other industrial and product designers.