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Friday Favourites

Welcome to our latest instalment of Friday Favourites – some of our favourite creative stories from the past week. Let’s begin with a little photographic...

The fine art of collaboration

Chloe Templeman, a Design Director based in our London Studio, recently wrote a column for Computer Arts Magazine all about collaborating with illustrators. Just in case...

Friday Favourites

It’s a lovely autumnal day at Design Bridge London today (where this week’s FF blog post is coming to you from), so what better way...

Friday Favourites

We have all sorts of creative inspiration to share this week so let’s start with one for our friends in New York – a peek...

Friday Favourites

The nights are starting to draw in, so our first favourite this week is a series of nocturnal photography, shot by Jonathan May in Russia. Winter...

Friday Favourites

Welcome to the latest edition of Friday Favourites, our weekly blog round up of our favourite creative stories from the past week. First up is...

Friday Favourites

When you think of music legend Prince the colour purple will always spring to mind and, earlier this week, Pantone Color Institute and The Prince...

Friday Favourites

In this week’s Friday Favourites we have a lovely selection of inspiring short films to share with you. But first, a little bit of illustration… If...

Friday Favourites

Welcome to this week’s Friday Favourites, a selection of inspiring creative stories we’ve come across during the week. We’ll start with something shared by Lisa...

Introducing Smirnoff Choose Love – a Design Bridge collaboration with Rob Bailey

This year we’re choosing love. To support British Pride 2017, and off the back of last year’s successful Love Wins limited edition campaign (more about...

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...

DB Amsterdam Tote Bag Competition 2017: The Winners

Uh oh, we’ve ran out of bags in Amsterdam. And we need bags. Nice environmentally friendly tote bags to carry our picnic gear to the park,...

Friday Favourites

In our Friday Favourites this week we have stories of inspiring photography, 3D crafting, projected art and digital fashion to share with you. But first,...

Friday Favourites

We have a short but sweet Friday Favourites this week, kicking off with some illustration inspiration. Earlier this week, The Association of Illustrators (AOI) announced...

Friday Favourites

Welcome to Friday Favourites. It’s been a big week! We’re hoping to offer you a breath of fresh air today, and so our theme this...

Friday Favourites

We’ve got lots of visual inspiration to share in this week’s Friday Favourites, so we’ll start with the archive of Print Magazine’s Regional Design Annual...

Friday Favourites

We’re starting off this week’s Friday Favourites with these bold, colourful posters designed by Rob Bailey for Transport for London. For those of us in...

Friday Favourites

There’s been lots of cake-based excitement in the DB Studios this week (more about that on our blog next week), so it’s only right to...

Design Bridge Visits: Nicer Tuesdays at Oval Space, London

Kicking off its first monthly series of talks for 2017, Nicer Tuesdays (commissioned by It’s Nice That) returned to add some creative inspiration to the...

Friday Favourites

It’s very nearly time for us to wish you all season’s greetings. But first, the final Friday Favourites of 2016. Here are some of our...

Friday Favourites

It’s officially December and the countdown to Christmas is on, so we thought we’d start our Friday Favourites with a couple of seasonal stories to...

Friday Favourites NYC Special

This week our Friday Favourites are dedicated to our USA home of New York, a city that is home to some of the most iconic...

Friday Favourites

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...

Friday Favourites

In 1969, Salvador Dalí was commissioned to create 12 heliogravures for a rather exclusive limited edition of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. As the book turns 150...

Friday Favourites

Even though it’s the middle of August and lots of people are away on their summer holidays (gratuitous photo of a pineapple on holiday above),...

Friday Favourites

Much like this week’s WWLTTW playlist, our Friday Favourites are a bit of a pick-and-mix of things we’ve come across this week. Let’s start with a...

The story behind our Limited Edition Love Wins Smirnoff design

Love can come in all shapes and forms – and this is exactly what we celebrated in 2016 with our clients at Smirnoff (for details...

Friday Favourites

Welcome to our weekly round up of the stories, events and people that have inspired us, plus a couple of recommendations for places to go for inspiration over...

Friday Favourites

This week’s Friday Favourites are an eclectic mix of film and photography, fossils, martial arts and virtual reality. Are you ready for your weekly dose of...

Friday Favourites

We’ve come across lots of creative inspiration this week, and our first story comes from Tash, who tells us about her favourite new Instagram find – Justine Kusuma....

Friday Favourites

Our first favourite this Friday is filmmaker Selina Miles. Tash says, “I found Selina Miles when I was trying to find out who directed the music video...

Friday Favourites

It’s just 4 short months until the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics, and we’re getting into the spirit of The Games early with these beautifully crafted paper sculptures of...

Friday Favourites

This week it’s Museum Week – a worldwide celebration of the wonderful world of museums (check out Twitter for more). Regular blog readers will know that we often visit...

Chicks, eggs and chocolate. It could only be Easter.

At Design Bridge we like to think a little differently, so to kick off the seasonal festivities we have brought together some alternate Easter traditions...

Friday Favourites

Seeing as we missed our WWLTTW playlist this week (sorry fans, you can listen back to previous playlists here), we thought we’d start this week’s...

Friday Favourites

Sometimes it’s the simplest of things that catch our attention and make us smile. Like these beautifully simple one line drawings of animals: See more...

Friday Favourites

Welcome to Friday Favourites – our weekly round up of stories, pictures, films and people that have inspired our creativity and captured our imagination. First...

Friday Favourites

Lots of creative stories have caught our eye this week so let’s start with a photographer, spotted by Tash and Fahud on Instagram. The photographer in question...

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...

Crafting Booth’s Gin with David A Smith

On Red Lion Street, just down the road from our London Studio, stands a building that was once a gin distillery. This particular distillery produced...

Friday Favourites

The nights are long and the temperature has dropped (for 3 of our Studios, anyway), and all of this wintery weather has drawn us to some frosty stories...

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...

Friday Favourites

Collaboration, craft, illustration, typography – ‘Patience & Discipline’ ticks a lot of boxes for us. Created by Xavier Casalt and Rémy Boiré, ‘Patience & Discipline’...

Claire Parker reviews the new Coca-Cola visuals

Claire Parker, Executive Creative Director of our Amsterdam Studio, is part of the ‘Corporate Design Panel’ of Marketing Tribune magazine, so every month she critiques a...

Friday Favourites

If you grew up in the UK, you’ll probably remember eagerly saving up old toilet rolls to make the latest Blue Peter creation (not forgetting that...

Friday Favourites

According to the IAMPETH Master Penman Society website, the society recognises “excellence in penmanship and the calligraphic arts”. Enter Jake Weidmann, one of only 12 Master Penman,...

Friday Favourites

We’ve come across lots of inspiring design stories to share with our Friday Favourites readers this week. Get comfortable, it’s a jam-packed week. Let’s start with something based...

Friday Favourites

We like a good stop motion animation on Friday Favourites, but what about stop motion photography? The ‘Sudden Stop’ series by French artist Julot Bandit...

Friday Favourites: Paper Special

We found lots of inspiring paper and card-themed stories this week, so today’s Friday Favourites is a themed one. Self-proclaimed “Illustrator and paper enthusiast” Nancy Liang  combines her two passions,...

Award-winning week for Design Bridge

We’re incredibly proud of everything we create at Design Bridge, so it’s always nice to see our hard work recognised in the industry, and this...