Silvertoad loves this runner-up entry in the Student Design Awards at London agency Design Bridge. The annual competition invites undergraduates to submit a packaging design and brand re-think for an established company. Have a gander at these designs that re-imagine the brand as a gourmet-pub snack...

The Unstealable Bike Check out this fantastic design innovation for the ‘Planet’s First Unstealable Bike’. The Yerka Project is about comfort, design and safety, creating a bike with a frame which folds around to become the lock. So if you break the lock, you break the bike. No...

London Design Festival It's September again and it's time for the London Design Festival. Silvertoad think it's a brilliant place to scope out the product design trends likely to trickle down to the graphics community and to get fully inspired. The nation's capital will be awash...

Marks & Spencer is rolling out a new Only M&S identity across its new brand campaign, which launches this week (8th September 2014). The identity is being used in TV and print campaign work and aims to ‘unify’ the retailer’s food and fashion offers, according to...

New Designers Award Winners Part 1 Awards - Wednesday 25 June 2014 Part 2 Awards - Wednesday 02 July 2014 Business Design Centre New Designer of the Year Charlotte Beevor Leeds College of Art, stand T14 Business Design Centre New Designer of the Year Eric Downer University of Portsmouth, stand VC37 New Designer of...

The Glasgow Science Centre (GSC) is looking to appoint an interactive design consultancy to create ‘hands-on’ exhibits, which can teach adults and children about the science and engineering behind a low carbon future. Glasgow Science Centre is a visitor experience with a mission to ‘raise awareness...

Silvertoad loves the movies and we were amply impressed with graphic designer and artist Dan Norris' 'dark' 're-imaginings' of some modern cult classics and some big heaters from the 1980s.  His film posters now being exhibited at Greenwich Picture House in London film communicate a selection...

Dispensing with informal and corporate design on cigarette packaging has been on the government agenda for as long as anybody at Silvertoad can remember.  Here at last are the first 'non' designs for the UK cigarette products. As you can see for the pictures above, the...

It's funny how Silvertoad blog writer, Ed had Edward Hopper on his mind all week after catching a glimpse of one of his paintings in the Tom Cruise film Oblivion. Now his old employed Design Bridge has found this curio for there Fridays Are Fun...