Design, Theory & Ramblings

A Few Thoughts on Juventus’ Brand New Identity

What can you say about the Old Lady of Italian football? She’s been through the wringer a few times over the last decade, but she’s always bounced back. And now, it seems, Juventus has its sights firmly set on transcending the world of football with a new, minimalist, badge design.

Andy’s end of year review 2016

3 years ago I wrote a blog post that suggested 2013 was the quickest year ever known to man, well, I was wrong - 2016 has absolutely flown and the popular saying of ‘doesn’t time fly when you’re having fun’ is spoken out loud once more.

Inside the MadeByShape Studio Interior

You all know that we are a Creative and Digital Studio in Manchester. But have you ever visited our studio? We think it's a pretty awesome place to work, the interior is 'delicious' and the people I work with are just bloody brilliant. Here's a look inside our studio ( our home from home ).

Kirstie Gilleade Studio Placement

"My time spent at the Made by Shape studio had been a great experience for myself. I was thrilled to have the opportunity to work on their Shape Christmas project this year, with it being such a well received project by everyone and that it was revolved around the theme of Christmas (and I must admit I absolutely love Christmas, but then again who doesn’t)."

Christmas jumper ideas for 2016 and where to buy xmas jumpers online

It’s that time of year again where we start looking for christmas jumpers in the run up to Santas arrival. Some people buy xmas jumpers for 25th December, some for office parties, some for everyday fashion, and some for a special works party or night on the razz. Whatever your situation or occasion - don’t hide it, christmas jumpers are ace and should be worn with pride.

You can’t wear it all year round, but you need to have at least one in your wardrobe, so I’m here to help.

Creative Cup 2016

Manchester's digital creative agencies 5-a-side cup competition. So far the Creative Cup has raised over £10,000 for various charities. This year the winning team were able select a Manchester based charity to receive all the profits raised from this years event.

Fake John Lewis Christmas Advert 2016

Watch the new John Lewis Xmas advert for 2016 everyone is talking about. But, did you know it’s not the official TV advert? This was created by A-Level student Nick Jablonka who shared the advert online as part of his coursework and the internet has gone wild. Even getting him a spot on ITV’s This Morning.

Websites I’m Working On

If you’re somebody looking to choose a web design agency in manchester, a web design agency in london, a web design agency in cheshire, or a web design agency anywhere in the world - it may be worth knowing who I am, what we offer here at Shape and what I’m currently working on.

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