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.
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Layer has designed the kit of five, multi-purpose products, including a two-in-one charger and USB stick, and a phone case that turns into a fitness band and wallet.
The new gov.uk service will look to make it easier for users to find, apply and pay for more than 100 different types of licences.