Design News

Revealed: the world’s most creative designs

London shows off the whacky and world-changing creations of the future.

Feb 17, 2009 | Design News

'Making things' to get a £5m stimulus

Design luminary puts up cash where the government won't.

Feb 9, 2009 | Design News

Routemaster returns via Royal Mail

The design icon is stopping at letterboxes on its way back to our roads.

Jan 16, 2009 | Design News

'Fashion skills not being tailored to jobs'

The most colourful creative sector says its new practitioners fail to cut it.

Nov 18, 2008 | Design News

Second Life to pay virtual genius $10,000

Developers will vie to expand the virtual world beyond its borders.

Nov 17, 2008 | Design News

Freelance Alliance Spotlight: Little Bulldog Design

Joanne Van Campen on the learning curves & successes of her freelance career so far.

Oct 1, 2008 | Design News

'London's creative touch is unmatched'

Ideas, content and processes 'Made in London' convey something real.

Sep 19, 2008 | Design News

Armani makes a matador his client

Italian designer signs his name to a suit of lights.

Aug 13, 2008 | Design News

Freelance time management

Freelance designer, Tara Roskell, on working from home.

Jul 1, 2008 | Design News

When a client wants to change your ideas

Freelance designer Tom Lane tells us how he works with clients rejecting initial ideas.

Jun 27, 2008 | Design News

Google uses its 'g' for design

Your doodle for Google could be seen a billion times a day.

Jun 12, 2008 | Design News

New coin designs are 'unworkable'

A graphic designer’s work has been trashed in public.

May 1, 2008 | Design News

Use the internet to aid lateral thinking

You've received a brief. You understand the product, the market and the message. Now all you've got to do is to come up with an idea. Freelance designer Rob Cubbon looks to the net for inspiration.

Apr 28, 2008 | Design News

Digital industry urged to rebrand

Skills crisis will last beyond 2010 without urgent action.

Apr 1, 2008 | Design News

Hiring of digital freelancers 'may be postponed'

Freelance digital workers will be less tempting to big business in 2008.

Feb 26, 2008 | Design News

Digital skills crisis enriches freelancers

The deficit of skills means it’s a good time for digital types to 'go freelance.'

Jan 29, 2008 | Design News

Design festival opens in Singapore

Web users can soon tune into an international hub of creative effectiveness.

Jan 23, 2008 | Design News

Freelancer 'honoured' to enter digital bible

‘My designs were nowhere 12 months ago, now they’re round the world.’

Oct 23, 2007 | Design News

Boom-time for freelance designers

Design agencies: there's never been a better time to freelance.

Sep 28, 2007 | Design News

Web designers fight to keep .su

Regulator accused of wanting to wipe out history and community.

Sep 21, 2007 | Design News

The ultimate design brief

Shaun Crowley offers his experience on where a brief should be specific and where it should be open enough to inspire ideas.

Sep 12, 2007 | Design News

Software to cut on-screen clutter

Website users and fighter pilots eye a less confusing future.

Aug 30, 2007 | Design News

Culture minister protects the dinosaurs

Fifteen sculptures with teeth are given Grade-1 listing.

Aug 24, 2007 | Design News

Digital designers called to compete

National exposure awaits digital types who’ve created something original.

Aug 17, 2007 | Design News

Back to tradition for Tory logo

Oak-tree logo is more in touch with its roots, but the design hasn’t changed.

Aug 10, 2007 | Design News

World’s biggest carpet unrolled

A design team of over 1,250 people unveil their Persian masterpiece.

Aug 2, 2007 | Design News

Designers urged to be business-savvy

Industry group says young creatives are undervaluing their services.

Jul 27, 2007 | Design News

Designer to modernise judges' gowns

Britain's civil courts get a free fashion makeover.

Jul 19, 2007 | Design News

Olympic chiefs call in consultants

More than fifty freelancers have been hired to help London 2012.

Jul 16, 2007 | Design News

Walkie Talkie gets go-ahead

Eyesore or asset to the skyline? Londoners will see for themselves.

Jul 11, 2007 | Design News