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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 Bridgen 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...

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,...

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...

Life is sweet at Design Bridge Amsterdam

Although we don’t really need an excuse for treats on work days, last week our Amsterdam Studio was overloaded with sugary deliciousness! Half way through...

Stories from Design Bridge: Meet Damo, Visualisation Director

Our “Stories from Design Bridge” blog posts offer a little glimpse into Design Bridge life through interviews with all sorts of people, working in all...

Design Bridge Visits: What Design Can Do ’17

It’s that time of year again! The What Design Can Do (WDCD) conference has landed in Amsterdam. As always, WDCD’s main focus was on how design...

Stories from Design Bridge: Say hello to Jason, 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...

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...

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...

What we’re listening to this week #76 London Studio Special

It’s a well known fact that, on the Studio floor at DB London, previous WWLTTW special guest Aaron (you may remember him as DJ A-Train) is...

What we’re listening to this week #75 World Poetry Day Special

Ah, Poetry. Shall I compare thee and all that. Yes, that. That poetry! Welcome! For it is World Poetry Day today! Poetry conjures – for...

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...

Celebrating Chinese New Year, DB Singapore style

Over the years, we’ve acquired a number of traditions in our Singapore Studio around Chinese New Year, including the CNY “Trundle” along Chinatown Street. Here’s...

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...

What we’re listening to this week #73 The New Zealand Edition

Another week, another WWLTTW playlist – and another special guest! This week Ashleigh Lambert, a Senior Designer in our London Studio, has taken the playlist...

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...

What we’re listening to this week #71 Curated by Georgie from DB Amsterdam

This week we have a special guest curator for our WWLTTW playlist – Georgie Thompson! Georgie is a Client Manager, based in our Amsterdam Studio....

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...

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...

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...

What we’re listening to this week #67 Special DJ A-Train Edition

This week you’re in for a musical treat as DB London’s resident Friday afternoon studio DJ Aaron D’Costa – aka DJ A-Train – has compiled this...

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...

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,...

I spy a yellow tram from the fifties

On a surprisingly sunny Friday afternoon at the very end of summer, our Amsterdam studio gathered downstairs to await instructions of our Away Day. And,...

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...

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...

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...