Design is all about the pretty bits right? Well, half right...it's also about understanding what makes the pretty bits work and why. Our design philosophy is based around usability, accessibility and relevance to the end user. We love bells and whistles, all creatives do, it should be remembered though, that the most powerful tool in the designer's arsenal is in the planning. Design is there to convey a message or promote an outcome and each aspect of design, from type, to visual language, to lay out to the written word should send the same clear and consistent message to the audience.
Creativity comes into play when considering who that audience is. A properly planned design process will put the fundamental building blocks in place to allow a brand to sing to its audience, whatever the media. This planning will also help the creative design sit right with the budget and play a major part in how the site is utilised, addressing the goals from the outset. We're full service with a wide client base and we're specialists in the production of integrated campaigns and communication from print, to web, to mobile, to point of presence and into physical space.
We've produced comprehensive brand guidelines for national companies that work across all media, photographed and produced printed brochures and literature for multi nationals, delivered enterprise wide solutions for globals and designed simple little web tools for local businesses.
We're as much about the project as we are the brand behind them and our simple processes and pricing strategies keep us in reach of the most frugal of SMEs.
We've won class leading international awards for our design work and usability in fashion, travel and transport.
What do you design then? Ah, that old chestnut...
The short answer is lots of things. Our design services run from Corporate Identity, to web site interfaces, brochure design, advertising, direct mail, rich emails, maps and cartography, exhibitions, kiosks.. anything really. It’s more about HOW than WHAT.. we’ll design whatever you like... it’ll be a fit for your brand and you’ll get it at the quality you expect, when you expect it to arrive.