Design, Theory & Ramblings

Why We Love Pinterest

If you ask ten people to define Pinterest, you’ll likely get four different responses. Digital scrapbooking tool, visual social network, image discovery tool, image bookmarking tool. We say it’s all of those things, and it’s one of the reasons we love it so damn much.

The Evolution Of, the digital face of the multi-billion-dollar brand loved the world over is today, in our opinion, an example of web design excellence. Typography, colour, space, photography – every element has been carefully chosen and meticulously crafted - there is not so much as a pixel out of place.

3 London Restaurant Sites We Love And Why

London is one of the world’s major culinary capitals and boasts an eye watering, or should we say mouth-watering, 16,774 restaurants (according to Trip Advisor). It’s worth bearing in mind that this figure also includes pub-restaurants and café-restaurants, but nonetheless that is a lot of places to eat. Understandably, some restaurants have spent more time and money on their web presence than others.

5 Amazing Sites For Web Design Inspiration

In this article we are going to talk about some of the major web design inspiration sites we frequently use to keep our creative tanks filled up so we can carry on producing fresh, creative and interesting work that our clients love.

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5 Sites That Use Photography Amazingly

The imagery a site uses really does have the power to make or break things. There are countless examples online of companies, big and small, that made changes to their sites images and achieved a greater conversion rate and higher overall sales as a result. 

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Henry Zyda - Studio Placement

As a soon to be graduate, going on placements is a great way to gain valuable knowledge, and experience. You learn how a studio works and all the extra bits that go with that, that you would not otherwise see as an outsider.

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In Louis We Trust

Here at Shape we are always looking for new, bespoke projects to get our teeth stuck into. We are all young, energetic, creatives trying to find ways of develop our skills. Football fuelled obsession lead us to create a website based upon the 'controversial' managerial techniques of Louis Van Gaal at Manchester United.

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Why We Love InVision

With a new year comes a new way of sharing our designs with our clients, We have decided to start using a website called InVision.

Win £2,000 Worth of Web Design and Development

We are offering a unique opportunity to celebrate our growth in 2015. Have you ever thought about getting a website? but you don’t know where to start? or you don’t have the budget for it?

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Year Review, From University to Employment

From starting my 2015 not too well, getting under-par grades in my first few briefs at University, to getting a job at Shape, This year has had more ups and downs than a rollercoaster.

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