The Observer last weekend carried a report on the typefaces favoured by the rich and famous. Prince Charles chooses Helvetica, while novelist AS Byatt chooses Times New Roman. Trade and Industry secretary Peter Mandelson comes out in favour of old favourite, and Design Week stalwart, Arial.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
The digital design consultancy has appointed a new head, who will oversee its six global offices and lead on growing the business in size and helping it make more money.
Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
A report on the potential impact of plain food and drink packaging, Pantone’s purple hued colour of the year and Mini’s new, monochrome logo – the news from the last