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Food Show — new branding project

30th May 2024/0/1/
large textured bowl plate with delicate food on it. Food show london logo on top of the plate.

A recipe for magic Unveiling our new branding project for our friends over at The Food Show London which is one of the last inde­pen­dent and privately owned companies in London dedicated to creating excep­tion­al catering for events. A milestone in our rebrand­ing project for Food Show London as their new website goes live. We […]

branding, website design

Flat Iron Hammersmith

6th May 2024/0/1/
Flat Iron Hammersmith Restaurant exterior view

Flat Iron — the home of remark­able steak for everyone — approached us to design one of the much-loved brand’s new venues in Hammersmith. It was such fun to put our spin on a Flat Iron restau­rant. Our interior design is designed to com­ple­ment the backdrop of inspired creative planting, amazing free popcorn and post-meal […]

bar design, great spaces, hospitality, interior design, workspace

Tips for junior graphic designers applying for jobs

5th March 2024/0/0/

We’ve recently been on the hunt for new talent to join our busy team over here in Queen’s Park. We put an advert on LinkedIn and Instagram and the flood­gates open with potential appli­cants getting in touch. So we’ve been looking at a LOT of CVs recently, so here are 10 top tips that will […]

branding, jobs, website design

Heartbreaker Wins Silver at the World Brand Design Awards

22nd February 2024/0/0/
Branding awards for a brand agency

Congratulations to all involved! Project: HEARTBREAKER Entry ID: 5261 Category: Spatial (Agency Published) Sub Category: AGY-SP05‑P — Spatial Design: Hospitality Environment Awards: WBDS Agency Design Awards 2023/24

Awards, bar design, branding, Graphic Design, website design

Why photoreal CGIs matter

22nd January 2024/0/1/
cool interior design for a restaurant, animation of images

CG WHY‑s? When you’re in full swing of a project, and you’re being bombarded with decisions to make and costs to pay, it can often feel like you’re being swindled into paying “bolt-on” fees. But when it comes to CGIs, we know that they’re not only useful, but essential. Reading Between the Lines CAD ele­va­tions […]

branding, interior design, website design, workspace

Heartbreaker: Shortlisted for The World Brand Society Awards

28th December 2023/0/0/
cool coaster graphic design

As 2023 comes to a close we get word that our design for Heartbreaker has just been short­list­ed for the pres­ti­gious World Brand Society Awards. It’s so nice when our hard work is acknowl­edged by the industry, and it’s great news for us to receive at the end of the year! Project: HEARTBREAKER Entry ID: […]

Awards, bar design, branding, Graphic Design, website design

How to create a stylish workspace

21st November 2023/0/0/
cozy workspace interior with plantage and ambient lighting

A glimpse inside COAL HOUSE, which launched this Summer. An inspiring and pro­gres­sive workspace in the heart of Cardiff, from developer Create. It’s undergone a stylish industrial-chic refur­bish­ment to give sustainability-conscious busi­ness­es the oppor­tu­ni­ty to thrive in an ultra-green envi­ron­ment, with all the perks. Our branding brief was to work up the visual brand identity, […]

branding, interior design, website design, workspace

What comes first, the brand or the interiors?

15th November 2023/0/0/
moodboard of stylish fabrics and patterns for restaurant interior design

Run For The Hills was founded by a Graphic Designer (me, Chris Trotman) and an Interior Designer (Anna Burles). Merging our expertise and expe­ri­ence in the creative indus­tries, to form a creative design studio that spe­cialis­es in creating unique and memorable spaces. Therefore we have two distinct teams (graphics and interiors), beavering away on separate […]

Animation, Art, bar design, branding, Graphic Design, interior design, Opinion Piece

Brand Design for Hotels

6th September 2023/0/0/
cool visual identity systems for restaurants with branded mockups

We cover a lot of design dis­ci­plines, from brand identity and websites, interior design, and every­thing in between. We spe­cialise in brand design for hotels and restau­rants, bars and boutique cinemas. Sometimes the services we offer are confusing to new potential clients. The broad spectrum of what we do and our multi-disciplinary approach might seem […]

Animation, Art, bar design, branding, Custom Neon, Graphic Design, hospitality, illustration, interior design, Neon, window decals

Creating brands — how to make a mural

21st August 2023/0/0/

  The Guildford Townhouse The Townhouse is located on a beau­ti­ful­ly cobbled bustling high street in the centre of Guildford, in the iconic and locally-loved Burton’s building. Set across three floors, the layout is designed so that guests can settle in for the day enjoying a members club-mentality with all-day dining, co-working, drinking and social­is­ing all […]

Animation, Art, bar design, branding, coffee, Custom Neon, Graphic Design, hospitality, illustration, interior design, Neon, Uncategorized, window decals, workspace