Alessi has commissioned four high profile designers to create its latest range of watches. Ron Arad has updated his 2004 Alessi design, Look No Hands, and Patricia Urquiola, Alessandro Mendini and Karim Rashid have also added their designs to the collection. Urquiola’s Buckle (pictured) can be worn either as a wristwatch or hung round the neck as a pendant with its interchangeable buckle, while Rashid’s square-faced KAJ collection is available in five colours.
From a playful zine, to a “tribal” title sequence and “tongue-in-cheek” wine brand, these are the design projects that caught our eye in July.
London studio Among Equals has crafted the campaign, which takes inspiration from 1940s propaganda and reframes Churchillian language.
In-house design experts question the utility of portfolios when applying for jobs, instead preferring a more narrative approach with case studies where possible.
We’re rounded up the best things to see and do this month, from disability-friendly museum visits to navigating the post-grad years of design.