• The Value of Design

    The Value of Design from Design Council on Vimeo. The Design Council has been working with the Arts & Humanities Research Council to measure the value that design thinking brings to small businesses. What it found is that design thinking does so much more than just make products look nicer or work better, it improves

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  • Is creative Britain in reverse?

    Organised by The Design and Technology Association and Seymourpowell and supported by The James Dyson Foundation, The Design Museum and The Design Council, the panel discussion ‘Is creative Britain in reverse? ‘ took place on the 12th July in London. Deyan Sudjic, Ellen MacArthur, Ajaz Ahmed, Dick Powell and other leading figures discussed the threatened

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  • Follow me on bloglovin’

    I have just registered my blog on Bloglovin’ so anybody who wants to follow me can now do so. Instead of checking my blog to see if I have posted anything new, Bloglovin’ will always inform you when there is a new post. Just click on the image above to go straight to my Bloglovin’

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  • The future of the future

    I was in London yesterday and whilst there I had the pleasure of meeting up with Tim and Hettie of Seymourpowell. Tim gave me this little book which features a collection of thoughts by Richard Seymour. The book is entitled ‘The future of the future‘ and I was reading it last night just before I

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  • Archie Grand Notebooks

    Archie Grand is a Scandinavian notebook maker that produces a variety of notebooks for shopaholics, artists, fashionistas and 55 other breeds of charlatans, scoundrels and luminaries. The idea for these notebooks came about when Archie Grand was studying at Central St Martins and The Royal College of Art in London. Having met some of the characters

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  • Luxury camping

      And here it is! A tent I wouldn’t mind going camping in! Although according to the designers, Enthoven Associates from Antwerp in Belgium, the Opera mobile holiday home is neither a tent, a caravan, nor a motor home. The Opera allows you the freedom and mobility of camping , but with the luxury of

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