The UK version of US magazine Wired launches on 24 March. Wired UK will initially look very much like its US forerunner, says Mark Porter, Wired UK’s launch art director. Porter has worked on the launch with John Plunkett, creative director of Wired in the US. Porter, who is overseeing the first two issues, says: `The theory is to let the design evolve to be more European as the magazine develops.’
With a focus on handcraft, the Glasgow-based design studio has reinvented the distillery-pub’s brand through a new logo, labelling system and artwork.
It has also been given a new visual identity, including wordmark, colour palette and physical materials, by design studio Touch.
The former Al Salam Palace was badly damaged and consequently abandoned after the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in 1990 – it has taken Edinburgh-based Studio MB five years to complete
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle may not be using their ‘Sussex Royal’ in future branding, following news that they will become independent from the royal family. The name is currently