Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Lovely Letter Press

The thing I love most about letterpress is the tactile quality it brings to the design. It can instantly bring life to something so flat, and works well whether its just type, just graphics or an elaborate combination of them both. Here are some of my favourite found while browsing the web

Saturday, August 15, 2009

Portfolio Shout Out

As University has come to an end, and everyone begins their separate endeavors its time to get your work out there, and as a designer theres only one sure way to go....Online portfolio! While I too have been working hard on my own website www.francescabennett.com, here are some of my friends websites. They all have some great work on there and are definitely worth a browse through. So to name a few...


Thursday, May 28, 2009


I have to say even though these coins have been in circulation a while it was not until recently when they won a D&AD that I came across them. Designed by Matthew Dent a London based Graphic Designer to replace the current designs which have been in circulation for about 40 years, they are a simple sleek deign which incorporates tradition in a contemporary context. Very nice.

Sunday, April 12, 2009

Topshop NewYork

Topshop has opened its first American store in its shopping capital, New York. They have gone all out with the funky innovative interior, keeping a strong British motif throughout the design concept and used Kate Moss a great British Icon to launch the great British Iconic Brand of Topshop. Simply sublime!