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The Beano Hits 80!

Published in Culture, Life & Style
on Jul 30, 2018 by Tim Marner™

The Beano is the longest running British children's magazine, it has been a household name for many many years, first being sold on 30th July 1938...

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RAFSIMMONS x Fred Perry; 10 Years

Published in Culture, Life & Style
on Jul 26, 2018 by Tim Marner™

To celebrate a decade of collaboration, these two fashion houses are dropping 100 garments from the fashion vaults in areas where subcultures are thriving...

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The Unsung Heroes of Your Favourite Films

Published in Culture, Life & Style
on Jul 26, 2018 by Tim Marner™

We always hear about the fantastic directors and art directors from films. The people who make the magic happen, ironically one set of people we don’t hear about that often are the ones making all the noise. The foley artists, or as me and you know them, sound designers.

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Beyond.Life

Published in Design Inspiration
on Jul 25, 2018 by Tim Marner™

We take a look at the radical new branding done by London agency SomeOne for funeral brokers Beyond... formally FuneralBooker...

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Lakwena; Artist Profile

Published in Design Inspiration
on Jul 24, 2018 by Tim Marner™

A London artist Lakwena’s massive commissions are bright with some great typography splashed across them just for fun.

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The Art of Protesting

Published in Culture, Life & Style
on Jul 23, 2018 by Tim Marner™

Since the dawn of time, or democracy at least there have been protests. So with that in mind we’ve decided to put together a collection of the best (or worst depending on which side of the fence you sit on) placards we could find. So without further ado and in no particular order…

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Humans Vs Technology: Winner Takes All?

Published in Rant
on Jul 23, 2018 by Tim Marner™

Internet and mobile technology is subtly destroying the meaningfulness of interactions we have with one another, but how far will people actually take technology?

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A Star Wars Story: The Vietnam War

Published in Arts & Entertainment
on Jul 18, 2018 by Tim Marner™

It turns out that the "Galaxy Far, Far Away" isn't as far away as some people may think...

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Brand Image vs Brand Identity

Published in Education & Training
on Jul 17, 2018 by Tim Marner™

Is there a difference? We think it all depends on who you ask...

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Rest In Power; The new Jay-Z Documentary about Trayvon Martin

Published in Culture, Life & Style
on Jul 16, 2018 by Tim Marner™

6 Years ago a black teenager was shot and killed by Neighbourhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman. Zimmerman was acquitted of all charges and walked free, whilst Trayvon Martin the victim lost his life...

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It Doesn't Matter What You Look Like On The Outside

Published in Culture, Life & Style
on Jul 11, 2018 by Tim Marner™

It doesn't matter what you look like, where you come from, what religion you follow, or the colour of your skin; it's what you choose to do with life that counts...

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It's Coming Home

Published in Business Direction
on Jul 10, 2018 by Tim Marner™

To be successful, you don’t have to change who you are; you have to become more of who you are...

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Restaurant Issho Fuses Japanese Culture and Britishness in its Branding

Published in Design Inspiration
on Jun 22, 2018 by Tim Marner™

The Leeds-based restaurant has been given a new visual identity by Dutchscot, which plays on the theme of “togetherness” by combining traditional motifs from Yorkshire and Japan...

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What Does Personal Branding and a Charismatic Cult Leader Have in Common?

Published in Branding
on Jun 22, 2018 by Tim Marner™

The Manson Family were a desert commune and cult formed in California in the late 1960s by the manipulative mastermind Charles Manson. However the group didn’t just stay purely because of the LSD and communal living...

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Corporate Doesn’t Need To Be Boring

Published in Business Direction
on Jun 21, 2018 by Tim Marner™

So many people believe that you should be either a creative business or a corporate business: But the truth is, you need to be both...

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