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Friday Favourites

Welcome to the latest installment of Friday Favourites – our end-of-week roundup featuring some of our favourite creative stories. We’ll begin this week with a story from...

Making art: team bonding in the Design Bridge Singapore Studio

In celebration of a great year of team work and to bring everyone together, rather than our usual trip to the pub, the Mondelēz and Unilever...

Celebrating our first year at Design Bridge Shanghai

Would you believe that last week marked 1 year since our Studio opened in Shanghai? Time certainly does fly and, of course, we couldn’t let this pass by...

Fun, games and eggs on the Design Bridge Singapore Away Day 2018

An annual tradition for our Studio, this year’s Away Day celebrated Singapore’s roots to the fullest. The day was very much about “kampong spirit”. With...

Friday Favourites

Reducing our use of disposable coffee cups and creating new recyclable materials are two hot topics at the moment. Enter Kaffeeform, a Berlin start-up that...

Stories from Design Bridge: Wildlife Rescue Volunteering in Singapore

Getting to live in the amazing cities we call home all around the world is brilliant for creative inspiration, but there are all sorts of...

Design Bridge Visits: Art From The Streets at The ArtScience Museum, Singapore

There’s nothing like a good art exhibition to kickstart creative thinking, and a group of us from the Singapore Studio recently took a trip to...

Supporting SOSD – Gong Xi Fa Cai from all of us at Design Bridge Singapore

As part of the annual Chinese New Year celebrations in our Singapore Studio (read more about those here), we have a tradition of sending a...

Year of the Dog: Celebrating Chinese New Year at Design Bridge Singapore

There are quite a number of traditions here in the Singapore Studio, but one of our favourites is the annual Chinese New Year (CNY) celebration....

Friday Favourites

As regular Friday Favourites readers will know, we love a good photography story, and this week Creative Boom has covered two photography prize shortlist announcements...

Friday Favourites

Welcome to our latest Friday Favourites – a weekly collection of some of our favourite creative stories from the past week. We’ll begin with these...

Friday Favourites

As regular Friday Favourites readers will know, we love discovering new and inspiring photographers, and our latest find – and first Favourite of the week...

Friday Favourites

Seeing as it’s almost Christmas, Jade spied a seasonal photography story that we just had to share this week. Danelle Manthey’s 2003 project, Christmas USA,...

Yoga Club at Design Bridge Singapore

One of the great things about working at Design Bridge is our unique Studio culture and all the extra-curricular things we get up to. Here’s...

Inspiration sessions at Design Bridge Singapore

“Where do you go for creative inspiration?” A question that we’re often asked, and one that we regularly ask each other, too. One of the...

Mission Impossible: It’s the annual Design Bridge Singapore Away Day!

You’ve probably read all about our recent London, Amsterdam and New York teams’ summer away days, and now it’s time to head to Asia and...

Design Bridge Visits: Found MUJI design talk

On a never-ending quest for inspiration, you’ll often find us out and about at events and exhibitions, and last month a group of us in...

Stories from Design Bridge: our favourite spots in Singapore

We’ve already heard from New York, Amsterdam and London, so naturally the next (and final) place we need to explore is the area surrounding our Singapore Studio....

Life drawing lessons at Design Bridge

Life drawing seems to be having a bit of a moment at Design Bridge, and once a month we hold life drawing class in our...

Open House for graduates at Design Bridge Singapore

We recently held an “Open House” in Singapore for final year design students and graduates to come and visit our studio. They were introduced to...

Design Bridge Visits: Yayoi Kusama: Life is the Heart of a Rainbow

On 10th June 10, the National Gallery in Singapore opened “Yayoi Kusama: Life is the Heart of a Rainbow” to a very excited and eager...

Virtual Reality whisky tasting in Singapore

Last year our Singapore team re-designed the packaging for The Singleton, a single malt Scotch whisky that is particularly popular in Asia. This year we...

An inspiring afternoon with Singapore’s ADM packaging design students

We’re big believers in nurturing young creative talent at Design Bridge, and we are always looking for new ways to seek out and support the...

Design Bridge Visits: Marvel’s Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. exhibition @ Singapore Science Centre

We are very lucky to be based in some of the most inspiring cities around the world, and you’ll often find us out and about...

Friday Favourites

Welcome to this week’s edition of Friday Favourites – some of our favourite inspirational creative stories from the past week, and the odd thing that...

Friday Favourites

This week our Friday Favourites round-up is full of photography inspiration from all around the world. Let’s start in New York, our USA home, by...

Bonding over food at Design Bridge Singapore

Dry January? Not at DB Singapore! To help the team ease into 2017, the first floor (Client Servicing, Strategy, Finance, HR and Support) plus special...

Design Bridge Singapore celebrates the Year of the Fire Rooster

To celebrate Chinese New Year each year, our Singapore Studio has a rather lovely tradition of crafting a themed gift to be given to our...

Friday Favourites

Welcome to our first Friday Favourites of 2017, it’s good to be back! We shall start our this week by answering that age old question, “why does stepping...

Stories from Design Bridge: Volunteering in Bali

Last year, our Singapore Studio welcomed the brilliant Mafalda Manteigas on a 6 month internship with our 3D team (and we’re happy to say that Mafalda will...

At The Bar: The Genius of the Poor

Leaving your desk job in order to pursue a passionate dream has to be a thought that has crossed many minds at some point. As...

Design Bridge Singapore visits Guinness Batik Fridays

To launch the new Guinness Indonesia Limited Edition design, our clients held a party in Jakarta, Indonesia and what better way to end a busy...

Team DB Singapore run The Color Run

Known as the “Happiest 5k on the planet”, The Color Run is a five kilometre, un-timed event in which thousands of participants – also known...

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On your wanders around London, have you ever noticed the old, fading signs painted on the side of buildings, hinting at the history of its...

Stories from Design Bridge: catching up with Sam in Singapore

Last year we interviewed Sam Foster for the blog. Sam was a Senior Designer, originally based in our London Studio, who was on secondment in our Singapore...

Marooned on a Desert Island in Singapore

At the end of July, our Singapore team was whisked away and marooned (just for the day) on the island of Sentosa. Here’s Alison to...

Design Students, meet Design Bridge Singapore!

Following on from our recent visit to Nanyang Technological University, School of Arts, Design and Media (ADM), and for the second year running, we invited...

Advice for students from Design Bridge Singapore’s Mark Budden

Last month our Singapore Studio went on a team outing to the Industry Night at Nanyang Technological University’s graduation show. It was an impressive event showcasing...

Stories from Design Bridge: Inspiration & advice for moving to Singapore

Do you dream of working in the Design industry in a different part of the world? You should meet Sophie Neilan. Originally from the UK, Sophie recently moved...

Friday Favourites

The daffodils are blooming, spring is in the air, and it’s got us thinking about cocktails. But not just any old cocktails. We have been marvelling at these...

Celebrating Chinese New Year at Design Bridge Singapore

Did you know… just like Christmas with its 12 days of celebration, Chinese communities celebrate the Lunar New Year from the first day of the...

Design Bridge Visits: Art Stage Singapore 2016

Art Stage Singapore is the flagship art event in South East Asia, held each year during Art Week. This year’s theme was “City and Art...

Celebrating the Year of the Monkey at Design Bridge Singapore

As we enter our 30th year (plenty of anniversary plans are underway, don’t you worry) our Singapore Studio has been busy planning another celebration – Chinese New...

Creative Collaborations for Design Bridge this Christmas

It takes a great deal of craftsmanship to deliver great work, and we often collaborate with carefully chosen artists, specialists and experts to help us...

Stories from Design Bridge: Studio Exchange, London to Singapore

Sam Foster is a Senior Designer at Design Bridge. Originally based in London, in May 2015 Sam went on secondment to work in our Singapore Studio....

Friday Favourites

This week we love animator Segawa37’s reworkings of classic Japanese ukiyo-e prints. Originally created for a GIF contest, the prints are brought to life in...

Friday Favourites

Supporting young design talent and local business in Mumbai, and raising the profile of the design industry in India – we think that Taxi Fabric is a fantastic and inspiring...

Friday Favourites

Floral typography, a dreamy ad for IKEA's beds, a time lapse, tilt shift film of Singapore and the cup that knows what you're drinking, all...

Inspiration talk by OIC and Mindflyer in Singapore

To celebrate the 10 year anniversary of our Singapore studio, we invited artist Michael Ng, aka Mindflyer, to create a mural for our reception area....

Our Chinese New Year gift for Year of the Horse

To wish our clients a prosperous Chinese New Year, we created a special gift using horseshoes from a local stable in Singapore, in a hand...