16 Jan 2018
2018_01_16 - CES 2018- Beauty Brands Get Personal With Wearable Tech, AR and Voice

‘Mirror, mirror on the wall—who’s the fairest in the exhibit hall?’ Beauty brands are once again out in force at CES 2018, with many at CES Unveiled, harnessing cutting-edge technology to make personal care even more personal—and smart. A year ago at CES, global beauty leader L’Oréal made headlines by announcing the world’s…

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12 Jan 2018
2018_01_12 - Birmingham's tallest residential skyscraper to include rooftop running track and app-controlled lifts

Glenn Howells Architects has won approval to build a 132-metre skyscraper that will be the tallest residential building in Birmingham, England, and will house over 480 hi-tech rental apartments. Called 2one2 Broad Street, the 42-storey tower will occupy a central location in the city on the site of the former nightclub Tramps on…

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11 Jan 2018
2018_01_11 - Pee on this Ikea print ad, and if you’re pregnant, you get a crib half price

Ikea is known for pushing the creative boundaries of advertising but this latest experiment literally takes the piss. The retailer has published a print advert in Swedish women’s magazine Amelia that acts as a pregnancy test, inviting readers to pee on the paper and, if the result reads positive, they’ll get…

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10 Jan 2018
2018_01_10 - The History of Graphic Design- Volume One charts iconic work from 1890–1959

The History of Graphic Design 1890–1959 is a hefty book with an equally weighty mission – to chart the most iconic and important landmark works of the global graphic design industry. Aiming to aggregate such a wealth of work in one place, and be representative, is no small undertaking but the…

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09 Jan 2018
2018_01_09 - Coca-Cola Gets Its Own Bespoke Typeface — The TCCC Unity Font

Coca-Cola has created its own bespoke font for the first time in its corporate history, joining other brands like Intel’s Clear font, Airbnb, GE (Inspira), Nokia and BMW in having its own typeface. Revealed at an event this weekend by James Sommerville, vice president of global design at Coca-Cola, the new font is known as…

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08 Jan 2018
2018_01_08 - 38 Packaging Designs That Feature Birds

In honor of National Bird Day tomorrow (January 5th) we picked out 38 different packaging designs that feature birds as design elements. From hens to parrots, to every bird in between, take a look at our picks below. 1. MOSIN FRESH COFFEE CONCENTRATE 2. L’ESPACE PUBLIC 3. ST.JOHN FAMILY…

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04 Jan 2018
2018_01_04 - 20 best album covers of 2017 2

20 best album covers of 2017

From the controversial to the creative, see the album art that turned heads in 2017. From pencil drawings to bold photography, this year’s best album covers showcased a huge range of styles. It was a year where music artworks sparked debate – three album releases in the first half of the…

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22 Dec 2017
2017_12_22 - The Top 50 Packaging Designs of 2017 2

  What a year, huh? With all the good, bad, and the ugly, it’s time to do a little reflecting on the past 365 days. So with 2017 officially coming to a close, The Dieline is taking a look back at the most inspirational and popular packaging designs on…

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21 Dec 2017
2017_12_21 - What Do Millennials Most Want in the Workplace

What do the vast majority of millennials believe a workplace has to offer to inspire creativity and productivity? That’s the very question companies large and small are working hard to answer: Pixar’s headquarters is famous for the playful sway of their interior design. Google takes on an office-as-playground atmosphere…

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19 Dec 2017

Already looking ahead to next year’s vacation? US editor Dan Howarth has picked out 10 of the best hotels for the design-conscious traveller – for city breaks, beach holidays or rural escapes – for Dezeen’s review of 2017. Alila Yangshuo, China, by Vector Architects Vector Architects transformed a disused…

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