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Which brand would you love to redesign? Part 3

We’ve been asking around our Studios to find out which brands people would love to get their hands on and redesign. This time round Ben suggests...

Stories from Design Bridge: DB’s Gali Lucas preps for Amsterdam Light Festival

The annual Amsterdam Light Festival is a magical time in the Dutch capital. From November to January, 30 artworks light up the centre of Amsterdam and...

Design Bridge, Durex & World AIDS Day 2018

Founded in 1988, and the world’s first global health day, tomorrow is World AIDS Day (1st December). As the official website explains, “It’s an opportunity...

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...

Which brand would you love to redesign? Part 2

We’ve been asking people around our Studios which brand would love to get their hands on and redesign. This week Laura, Jason and Lizzy chose a British...

Which brand would you love to redesign? Part 1

Every designer has their favourite brands; the clients they dream about working on because they admire them, or because they believe that they haves untapped...

Internships, bursaries and a bright future in Amsterdam

Last month Design Bridge Amsterdam’s HR Director, Nicolien Zijp, spoke to DUDE magazine (a quarterly design-focused magazine published by the BNO) about the challenges of recruiting young...

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...

Design Bridge Amsterdam’s Christian Lank nominated for BNO Packaging Talent Award

As Christian Lank browsed the washing powder shelves at his local supermarket, he couldn’t help but think, “Why is it all so white?” Apparently Christian,...

Welcome to Design Bridge London: meet our 2018 Grads

September brings with it many things. The end of summer (au revoir short sleeves and al fresco drinking), there’s a chill in the air (hello knitwear and cosy...

Diversity drives creativity: Design Bridge joins Creative Mentor Network

Diversity in the creative industry is a much-debated topic. In fact, it’s more than just a topic. It’s a challenge, and one that can feel...

Stories from Design Bridge: Say hello to Jason, Partnership Creative Director in Amsterdam

In the latest installment of our “Stories from Design Bridge” series of interviews with the people we work with every day, we sat down for...

Stories from Design Bridge: creatively inspired from Singapore to Amsterdam

This summer Dutch industry magazine Marketing Tribune is running a series of interviews profiling creatives in the Netherlands, which includes our very own Yvonne Eng...

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: Summer Exhibition 2018, Royal Academy of Arts, London

This year celebrates the 250th anniversary of the RA Summer Exhibition, an art exhibition originally founded to be open to artists of all merits to...

Stories from Design Bridge: Meet Claire Robertshaw, Executive Creative Director at DB London

Earlier this year Claire Robertshaw, Executive Creative Director in our London Studio, sat down with the lovely folk at Creative Boom to talk women in...

Design Bridge London supports Beauty Banks

We’ve built a significant and moneyed industry around looking good. We talk quite freely about grooming, nourishing, moisturising and spritzing. We’re encouraged to prime, invigorate,...

A very Dutch Bake Off at Design Bridge Amsterdam

One of the things we do best at Design Bridge (outside of brand design, that is) is combining creativity with food, which is why our...

At The Bar with Studio Yukiko: letting loose in the playground

For our latest edition of At The Bar (a regular get together in our Amsterdam Studio, each time with a different with a special guest speaker),...

Design Bridge Visits: T-SHIRT – CULT – CULTURE – SUBVERSION Exhibition, London

Dare to Wear I recently visited the T-SHIRT – CULT – CULTURE – SUBVERSION exhibition at the London Fashion and Textiles Museum, which celebrates the...

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....

Stories from Design Bridge: Interning in Amsterdam

Meet Sam. Originally from Belfast, Sam is a 3rd year Graphic Design student at The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), and for the past 6 months...

Design Bridge Visits: Legendary Trunks – The Exhibition

As a designer, I often find myself conflicted; between the half of me that values all things tasteful and considered, and the half that takes...

Stories from Design Bridge: Rebecca’s Singapore Top 10

Say hello to Rebecca Clarke. Rebecca joined our London Studio over 3 years ago as a Designer and has worked on all sorts of exciting...

Get out of that rut – creative inspiration to beat the January blues

Towards the end of last year Holly Kielty, our London Studio’s Creative Director of Brand Language, wrote a column for Computer Arts Magazine (Issue #273 December...

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...

Making Good Design Great: it’s all in the (print) execution

Having an idea is all very well and good, but as long as it remains unexecuted, its goodness is rather theoretical. The recent Label Lab...

Stories from Design Bridge: Life in Amsterdam with Design Director Melinda

Time flies and years go by in the blink of an eye. You suddenly realise you’ve got an anniversary coming up: 10 years at Design...

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...

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...

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: Say hello to Becca, Client Director at DB London

Take a stroll around any of our Studios and you’ll come across all sorts of people with all sorts of stories to tell. Take Rebecca...

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...

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...

Stories from Design Bridge: A chat with the Brand Language team

In the latest of our “Stories from Design Bridge” blog interviews, we sat down with Caroline Slade and Francesca Tenenbaum from our Brand Language team...

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...

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...

Shades and Stripes – it’s the Design Bridge New York Summer Away Day!

We’re already more than halfway through the year, the sun has been shining (intermittently), and it was time for our New York team to set...

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....

Design Bridge Visits: Adam Jeppesen – Out of Camp at Foam Photography Museum

This blog post started out as a review of the current Adam Jeppesen exhibition at one of my favourite Amsterdam spaces, Foam Photography Museum. But...

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...

Stories from Design Bridge: Say hello to Sam Cutler, Creative Director in NYC

After 7 successful years working in our London Studio, last year Sam Cutler had the very exciting opportunity to move over to New York as...

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...

Stories from Design Bridge: our favourite spots in Amsterdam

Last week Katie took us on a tour of the best places to eat, drink, socialise, and soak up some creative and cultural inspiration near...

Stories from Design Bridge: our favorite spots in New York

There’s no place like home, and what better way to explore each of our DB homes than by asking a local to give you the lowdown on the...

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...