Restoring some brand history

What’s kept in is of more importance than what’s new – a design theory for restoration that crosses over to logos and brand identities. An example of this theory came in the form of a very enjoyable project to update an existing logo. Local history group, Twystory, had found themselves in the unfortunate position of … Continued

The power of getting started

I’ve been thinking about the power of process a lot lately. More so because I’ve had a few identity projects and these are where I feel my process really pays off. I was talking with another designer and they mentioned that they always go to screen and begin design concepts. Each to their own but the thought … Continued

Take Five with Vincent & Bell

Kicking off the Take Five for 2013 we have a Take Five first. Not one but two sets of answers from the always excellent design agency Vincent & Bell. As there’s more text we’ve also doubled up on pictures, so a whole feast awaits you. You lucky things. Vincent & Bell are Carlisle’s newest design … Continued

Provide at The Custard Factory

Provide is a recently launched shop at The Custard Factory, Birmingham. In truth has been open for a couple of months already, but a few weeks back Em and me took a trip up to Birmingham to have a nose as they were also having a launch party. It was worth the visit. The shop … Continued