Getty Images makes wild assumption on trends

Having augured a gap in the trend-prediction market, picture library Getty Images has launched ‘edgy’ insight magazine Edit. The publication, edited by Guardian contributor John O’Reilly, advises us that tea

Fashion designers explore the unrelated

Fashion designers aren’t afraid to plunder unrelated fields for inspiration (Alexander McQueen’s flirtation with taxidermy, anyone?). But until a joint O2 and Royal College of Art competition last month, few

FutureBrand axes staff in London

FutureBrand is making a round of staff redundancies at its London office this week, the consultancy has confirmed. Though a spokeswoman says the group is unable to comment in detail

The desired effect

As computer-generated imagery becomes ever more realistic and sophisticated, Yolanda Zappaterra finds out how film production designers integrate live sets with artificial effects

The Angel Therapy Rooms launches in Islington

The Angel Therapy Rooms launches in London’s Islington this week, with branding by Aloof Design. The identity reflects the treatment rooms’ ‘calming and ethereal environment’, says consultancy director Michelle Kostyrka.

Latest articles

Upcoming design books to look out for

Spotlighting marginalised women designers, “heads on” design solutions to environmental issues and more – these are the anticipated design books we think you should read.