lisa stonehouse corporate identity

lisa stonehouse corporate identity

By Sarah Bates

Lisa Stonehouse wanted to promote her wedding and portrait photography and was after a particular style. I gave her a hard time with lots of delicious logo designs to choose from but eventually Lisa decided on one and then I applied this to a range of stationery and literature. Some of the photographs especially the … Read More

fluent..

fluent..

By Sarah Bates

Well I have just designed a corporate identity for a great company, with great people and who are great clients. Their old logo just wasn’t up to the ‘T-Shirt test’ and I’m delighted to say this one is!!! whoop whoop! These guys make you think about your life and all the stresses and hassles we all … Read More

emma louise  – beauty essentials for everyday!

emma louise – beauty essentials for everyday!

By Sarah Bates

I was approached to design a rebrand of a local beauty salon, to update their image based on a “shabby sheek” style, all girls, frills and essentials! Having now presented lots and lots of designs, Emma has decided on an identity that looks girly, with a vintage touch and looks deliciously pretty! Cupcakes meet glass … Read More

I want one….

By Sarah Bates

Look at this… to all you designer people out there – I can do a Rubiks Cube but I wouldn’t even touch this – I’d just look at it in awe! For those people that have no idea why I am getting so excited about it… our lives are run by Pantone colours, this is … Read More

inspirational typography

By Sarah Bates

I am inspired by contemporary designers, people who are producing great designs now – not just in the past. Large design consultancies tend to have larger budgets, bigger clients and can afford to do things a little differently. I found this beautiful typography in tree trunks which were then put up in a library by no other … Read More

Nueve – such simple pleasures

Nueve – such simple pleasures

By Sarah Bates

I love cubes, patterns and wood and so I couldn’t help myself when I saw this in the YSP’s shop – I had to buy it and WHAT a pleasure! This has given me and my children hours of pattern making, it’s clever and no matter how you turn the cubes, every pattern is stunning, … Read More