If this Sunday Times splash is anything to go by (Style cover, photographed by Neil Wilder, pictured), interior designer Paul Daly is developing a Nicky Haslam-like relationship with the national press. But that’s nothing compared with stripey-saronged one’s relationship with his pet python. ‘Yeah, some girls are a bit freaked out by the size of my snake,’ he drawls on an inside page, while the aforementioned Gonzalez drapes his slippery self over our hero’s naked torso. Knob jokes, eh? Yawn.
Offthetopofmyhead’s founder and creative director says there’s no such thing as brand design and much of what the design industry says about brand is incomprehensible, pretentious and just plain daft.
The new store — conceived by design and architectural practice Gensler — has a gaming lounge, multi-purpose Community Theatre and a McLaren sports car on the ground floor.
From vegan vending machines to zero plastic takeaways, the food industry is finding inventive solutions to its plastic problem.