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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...

Design Bridge Visits: BNO Summer Class (and it’s all about packaging)

Sustainability. An incredibly interesting, important and relevant subject for anyone involved in Packaging Design, and the subject of this year’s BNO Summer Class: All About...

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...

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: 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...

Design Bridge at Brand Impact Awards, Pentawards & Clio Awards 2017

It’s that time of year again. The time where we delve into the wardrobe for our smartest clothes, shine our shoes, and head off to celebrate 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...

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...

Design Bridge success at FAB Awards with Guinness & Lyle’s designs

On a beautiful summery eve in London last night we put on our very best clothes and headed over to the Hurlingham Club for the...

Danerolles spoils Design Bridge Amsterdam with a delicious breakfast

It’s no secret that we love our food at Design Bridge, and a guaranteed way to see our Amsterdam colleagues arrive at the Studio bright...

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...

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...

Design Bridge visits: The Dieline Packaging Innovations 2016 – Future of Innovation

No one can deny that 2016 has been a tough year. It’s taken from us beloved celebrities, unprecedented appearance of climate change, and increasing political...

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...

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

With only a few days left until the closing ceremony, we thought we’d share one of our favourite Olympics-related design stories in this week’s Friday Favourites. Spotted...

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...

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...

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

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

What a week. There’s been highs (like all of the exciting things going on at D&AD this week – more on this later) but also lows,...

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...

Creating brands for the Modern Man

Earlier this year, Chris Allan (a Senior Brand Strategist in our London Studio) took a closer look into the world of men’s personal care – how the sector is changing, trends...

Bronze, Silver and Gold for Design Bridge at DBA Design Effectiveness Awards 2016

Good design is not just about something looking beautiful. It’s also about how design can make a positive impact on your client’s business. Design effectiveness is celebrated...

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...

Design Bridge named Agency of the Year at the Pentawards

The Pentawards has been honouring the best in packaging design since 2007, and each year the awards ceremony takes place in a different city around...

Why design awards judges should be nicer

Earlier in 2015, DB’s Asa Cook spent a day judging this year’s Pentawards. Having judged several creative awards in the past, Asa wrote an article for Design Week on the generosity...

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...

Design Bridge Dog’s Bollocks Student Awards 2015 – the winners

It’s the blog post you’ve all been waiting for – the winners of this year’s Dog’s Bollocks Student Awards! The brief was simple: redesign a...

Design Bridge at the FAB Awards plus Student Awards Update

It’s time to sound the awards klaxon again! Continuing our recent winning streak for our work with Fortnum & Mason, we’re incredibly pleased (as the...

Most Awarded at D&AD plus New York Festivals awards

Last night we attended not one but two awards ceremonies and, we’re pleased to say, came home armed with some shiny new trophies. Over in...

First place for Karhu in The Dieline Awards 2015

Here’s a good pub quiz fact: the Karhu bear is the most tattooed brand marque in Finland. Here’s another good fact: our work with Karhu...

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...

Award Winning Work in Design Effectiveness

You’ll find a whole lot of smiles in our studios today, as we brought home 4 shiny new trophies from the DBA Design Effectiveness Awards...

A christmas toast with Trip Trap special edition

After the fun we had with the original Trip Trap beer back in September, we thought there could be no better way of finishing the...

Friday Favourites

Mad Men stars in vintage ads, animated gif graffiti, 3D printed flowers and oversized sculptures of crumpled packaging, all on Friday Favourites.

Friday Favourites

Painted chocolate, a wooden VW Beetle, a coffee alarm clock and Christopher Walken knitting for Jack and Jones - it's Friday Favourites!

Shortlisted for The Drum and Design Week Awards

This week we were excited hear that two of our projects have been shortlisted for two great industry awards. 

Gold and Silver Awards for Design Effectiveness

We are very proud to have won two DBA Design Effectiveness Awards, a gold for our work on Plymouth Gin, and a silver for Happy...

Asa Cook to judge the 2014 Design Week Awards

For the second year in a row, Creative Director Asa Cook has been invited to be on the judging panel for packaging design, at this...

At the Bar with Marcel Christ

For our recent At The Bar talk in our Amsterdam studio, we were lucky enough to hear photographer Marcel Christ talk about his work and...

Design Effectiveness: tips on successful packaging design

Frank Nas, Managing Director at our Amsterdam office, will be one of the speakers during the Marketing and Design Congress in Amsterdam. In run-up to...