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.
From a new report about creative skills shortages post-Brexit, to our top picks from Design Manchester 2017, we round up the news from the last seven days.
Starling Crossing is a prototype road design that would see crossings light up as people approach a road and disappear when nobody needs them.
As the retailer marks its 30th birthday in the UK, we visit its immersive house party in London and speak to interior design leader Clotilde Passalacqua.
The BlackBerry Motion has ditched the brand’s signature keyboard and has a 14cm-wide touchscreen, with an Apple-style home button at the bottom.