We missed this phenomenon, perhaps because we can’t afford to shop at Paul Smith (where it was first stocked), but apparently the ‘beguilingly simple, yet addictive, hand-eye co-ordination game’ Corx is sweeping the globe. Invented by Rob Manley and Jon Unsworth, it’s something to do with balancing corks and is ‘already a firm favourite with the Man Utd squad’. Oh yeah, and the packaging features artwork by Pete Fowler. According to www.corx.net, ‘Top players talk of a Zen-like calm in the midst of competition.’ Too blissed out to remember your appointment, eh Rio?
Sam Jacob Studio has been commissioned to design the exhibition spaces and interiors of the new Cartoon Museum, and will work with graphic design studio Fraser Muggeridge to create a
Kin Design has created interactive installations for the Eden Project’s new permanent show Invisible Worlds, which delves into the fascinating stories of miniscule micro-organisms, and the impact humans have made
Research shows that over half of designers have been to university, compared to a third of the UK workforce on a whole. We chat to Hilary Chittenden, senior foundation manager
The design consultancy has rebranded the alcohol subscription service, which sends its members a surprise bottle of gin plus other goodies every month.