Product designer Sam Buxton has designed a car coat hanger under a commission by car manufacturer Vauxhall. Comprised of three main parts, the hangers allow multiple objects to be hung simultaneously, much like a mobile. The design can be folded to almost half its full width and still be used to hold smaller objects. The hangers are made from anodised, laser-cut aluminium and come in three colours.
Children’s book illustration student Viola Wang has scooped this year’s top prize, beating over 80 other entrants.
As the production designer works on last-minute preparations for the Brits, we speak to her about creating sets for the likes of Coldplay and One Direction, mastering the skill of
New research has found that while 30,000 students graduated from design courses between 2012-2013 and 2015-2016, only a quarter ended up going into “highly skilled” design jobs.
We Launch has redesigned the branding to “change the stigma” associated with the sports, which have now been brought together under one organisation.