• Shpeel by Biome Collective

    Youngsters in distress find it hard to articulate their feelings. But Dundee-based game designer Biome Collective has found a potential antidote, creating an interactive game, called Shpeel for the London Design Biennial. Veronica Simpson explores the buttons it is pushing

  • FX Design Seminar: In search of icons

    FX brought together experts from across architecture and design to consider what leads a product, or building, to be bestowed with the status of ‘icon’… and whether the term itself has lost some of its resonance in an ever-evolving consumerist society

  • Together Design Studio by Studio Mills

    Twin sisters, one covering the discipline of architecture the other interior design, as Studio Mills have transformed a Victorian terrace into a contemporary studio for branding consultancy Together Design

  • Woodland Classrooms, Belvue School by Studio Weave

    At this SEN school in Northolt, London with the adjacent woodland, designers at Studio Weave made the students their client, to develop ideas for the new classrooms

  • Royal Academy cafes by LOT and Transit Studio

    Though constrained by the building fabric’s listed status, LOT and Transit Studio have added pops of colour to the rich yet staid cafe interiors by picking up on the giant wall mural, while sorting out the queues

  • PLYable: One to Watch

    PLYable, created last year by architects, Claire and Mags Margetts, and furniture designer, Tom Ownsworth, is a design studio covering architecture, interior, furniture and product design

  • Top Five: Our favourite products in November

    Our pick of products new to market

  • Eva Jiricná: 'I had to survive and I had to do my best'

    The Czech architect found herself in London and then unable to return home, thanks to the Russian occupation. Struggling to establish herself she has made her way to the top, often via her signature glass staircases, to be at the pinnacle of her profession

  • The Business in November

    News and pictures from the design sector

  • The Diary: Exhibitions, shows and events in November

    Our pick of events happening this month or coming up