The organisation behind Anya Hindmarch’s infamous I’m Not a Plastic Bag (DW 22 February) will launch yet another campaign against plastic bags on 14 June. The logo for Plastic Ain’t My Bag, an initiative aimed at retailers, has been designed by Antidote. Shops will be asked to display the logo to indicate to consumers that plastic bags will not automatically be given out. In addition, social change movement We Are What We Do will encourage retailers to join a tracking competition to monitor plastic bags being used. The winner will be promoted on its website.
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.