As revealed in last week’s news pages, the Horny Philippe lamp from designer Ingo Maurer was inspired by the horn shape seen in many of Philippe Starck’s designs. Some viewers claim to see a different influence, perhaps illuminated further in original sketches for the homage. These make the designers’ claim that it ‘fits the androgynous spirit of the Nineties’ a little hard to swallow.
Recycling symbols used on packaging in the UK are unclear and inconsistent argues Butterfly Cannon’s innovation and sustainability manager Jenny Greenwood, who is looking to Denmark for inspiration.
The project has a contract value of £50,000 to £100,000 and will include the design of a brand toolkit, visual toolkit and assets.
Our picks this month feature an antique book shop in Paris and a candle-lit restaurant in Copenhagen.
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