Our very own David Bernstein has co-edited a book of WWII reminiscences by pupils from Owen’s Grammar School, who were evacuated from deepest Islington (when it wasn’t all polenta and four-wheel drives) to sunny Bedford. Well Remembered Fields, designed by Jane Bernstein with cover illustration by Henry Newman, features dogfights, doodlebugs, and new school japes. For more details e-mail email@example.com.
From Colonel Sanders to Coco the Monkey, mascots can be some of the most resonant parts of brands. But how do you create a good one and keep it current?
Having won an award for services to design education, we chat to the designer about why craft isn’t as important as we might think, and why recycling is a con.
Design Partners has unveiled a wearable heart monitor vest, which aims to provide a more comfortable experience and deliver more accurate data.
The opening of the exhibition coincides with the upcoming COP26 climate conference, and interrogates how design can tackle the critical problem of waste.