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Celebrating Halloween 2017, DB style

It’s become a bit of a tradition to celebrate Halloween here at Design Bridge, with each of our Studios marking All Hallow’s Eve in their...

Drumming up support for Cadbury and Help for Heroes

When you visit our London Studio you never know what you’re going to find when you walk through the doors, and during November the Cadbury...

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...

Stories from Design Bridge: The city that never sleeps

Meet Toby. Toby joined us in London as a Designer in 2015 and, earlier this year, had the opportunity to spend some time working over...

Design Bridge Visits: designjunction at London Design Festival

This year’s London Design Festival was a treasure trove of creative inspiration spanning all areas of design, so of course we went along to explore...

2017 juniors, welcome to the Design Bridge team

This year in the London Studio we’ve welcomed 9 new juniors to the team. We’ve already had them presenting at one of our Friday Mingles over...

Stories from Design Bridge: Life in the Brand Strategy Team

Thinking about joining Design Bridge? Want to find out a bit more about some of the people you’ll be working with? Ever wondered what we...

Design Bridge Visits: 100% Design at London Design Festival 2017

I’ve long believed that if you want to know what people are truly thinking and feeling about the world, you look at their homes. The...

Friday Favourites

As you might have noticed, the Design Bridge blog took a little holiday last week, but during this time Jarvis sent us this article (yes,...

Stories from Design Bridge: A catch up with our London Studio juniors

Last September we welcomed a new group of junior team members to the London Studio. And doesn’t time fly?! One year on, we checked in to see...

Packaging design in the goldfish era

Between 13-14 September, London’s Olympia will host Packaging Innovations London, an event dedicated to the wonderful world of branded and inspirational packaging design. And if...

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...

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...

Stories from Design Bridge: our favourite spots in London

We’ve already taken tours around our Studio areas in New York and Amsterdam, and this week it’s time to head to London to seek out...

From sports field to beach – it’s the annual Design Bridge Summer Away Day!

It’s quite possibly the best day of the year – our annual Summer Away Day! This year the London Studio kicked off the Away Day...

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...

Design Bridge Visits: Clerkenwell Design Week 2017

Our London home sits in the heart of Clerkenwell, one of the biggest creative hubs of designers and makers in the world. So with the...

Friday Favourites

We’ll start this week’s Friday Favourites with “my London”, a photography initiative spotted by Brendan. Over 100 homeless people in London were given disposable cameras and...

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...

The Great Big Global Design Bridge Bake Off

We’re no stranger to a good old fashioned Bake Off here at Design Bridge, and this year we’re doing things a bit differently – we’ve...

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...

Silver for Design Bridge and Flora ProActiv at DBA Design Effectiveness Awards 2017

Last night we made our annual trip to the DBA Design Effectiveness Awards ceremony, held this year at the rather beautiful The Brewery in East...

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...

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

Our first Favourite this week is Mirage (above) – an atmospheric animated image, created by NYC graphic designer, Leland Foster. We love the subtlety of his animation,...

Friday Favourites

Our first Favourite this week is something we stumbled across just around the corner from our London Studio – a collaboration between Pantone and Airbnb...

Stories from Design Bridge: Meet Martha, Client Services Director at DB London

In our latest blog interview, we caught up with Martha Hutchins to find out a bit about life at DB after working at other design...

Friday Favourites

To start this week’s Friday Favourites we thought we’d share a couple of inspiring events from the London art world, starting with a new piece...

Marking our 30th birthday: the Design Bridge family tree

The final few months of 2016 have been quite an exciting time for us. Not only is it the run up to Christmas, we’ve also just celebrated 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

Each week we put together our Friday Favourites – a selection of creative and inspiring stories we’ve come across over the past week. So before...

Celebrating Halloween, Design Bridge Style

31 October is one of our most favourite days of the year, and this year we’ve been celebrating Halloween in true DB style. Over in London,...

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...

Meet the new faces of DB London

If you’ve visited our London Studio in the past few weeks then you might have spotted some new faces about the building. As September welcomes...

Photography + Storytelling = Portrait Project 365

Storytelling can be applied to all sorts of creative disciplines, and photography can be an incredibly effective way to tell the story of an object,...

D&AD New Blood x Creative Review: Interview with DB’s Melissa

If you’ve seen this month’s Creative Review (The Learning Issue) then you might have spotted an interview with our very own Melissa Preston – current designer...

Friday Favourites

This week’s Friday Favourite begins with one of our favourite “F” subjects – fonts. If you’re looking for a gift for a small person then we’ve...

Vote for Graham Shearsby as D&AD Trustee

As well as being a born-and-bred East Londoner, collector of curious objects, and self confessed “talkative attic”, Graham Shearsby is our Chief Creative Officer. He’s...

Friday Favourites

As well as our day jobs at Design Bridge, many of us have creative alter egos and side projects. And one side project that we wanted...

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...

Design Bridge x D&AD New Blood 2016

D&AD New Blood is a very special thing. Inspiring and showcasing the next generation of creative talent, D&AD New Blood really can help kickstart your career in the...

Friday Favourites

Who said you need to spend lots of money on expensive photography kit to create amazing images? The iPhone Photography Awards (IPPAwards for short) proves...

Friday Favourites

Welcome to this week’s Friday Favourites – our weekly round up of creative stories to ease you gently into the weekend… Barbican Residents Combining Brutalist...

Friday Favourites

This week’s Friday Favourites include rebranding art, travel photography with a different perspective, and fun with Facebook. But first, Christo. You may have come across...

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

Graphic design and movies are two of our favourites things, so the #amovieposteraday project was a natural choice for this week’s edition of Friday Favourites. Graphic...

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...

It’s awards season 2016 at Design Bridge!

We’ve been a busy bunch recently. Alongside the day-to-day work and studio socials, you’ll often find one or two of us on judging panels for...

Friday Favourites

Fubiz is a great place for inspiration, and our favourite story on Fubiz this week was all about Charlotte Smith’s animated dancing gifs. With a cheeky nod...