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Design Means…

What often inspires me is watching other people talk about their work in a conference/panel format. The V&A have put on some great design conferences during London Design Week, and I helped Designersblock with their first conference in September (in fact I was on one of the panels too).

It inspires me so I know how much it could inspire others – which is why I organised, with an MA student, a panel discussion at Goldsmiths university where I study BA Design. It was the final lecture of the term in the series entitled ‘Design Means…’ organised by a committee of design staff and students – a great opportunity for us to have a say in speakers we want to hear and to gain experience in making it happen. This was the first panel discussion of its kind at Goldsmiths and attracted a packed lecture room. Continue reading

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Hendzel and Hunt Advent Calendar

This is Hendzel and Hunt’s advent calendar for Selfridges.

Talk about ingenuity… designing locks but making the keys with beautiful materials, and chunky so they’re fun, really appeals to that child in me that wanted to be an inventor. I wish I’d made this.

Well done Hendzel and Hunt for winning the Creative Enterprise Award for New Business! More about Hendzel and Hunt’s advent calendar at Selfridges here. I wonder if they’re going to be putting chocolate inside…

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