Designers are often loathe to admit that they can become too close to their work. So it is refreshing to hear Howard Saunders, creative director of retail specialist Rawls & Company, reveal the truth. “I admit that I do nothing but work and shop,” he says. But don’t worry about Saunders suffering from the strain. “I don’t want to do anything else,” he adds.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
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Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
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