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Intern

We were over the moon excited to catch up with Intern’s founder and Editor in Chief,  Alec Dudson, when we were...

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Hannah Valentine

Designer, illustrator and part-time pint-puller Han Valentine recently chatted to us about her expectations vs reality of graduating as a...

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Gorilla

We thoroughly enjoyed chatting with the hilarious Joe Bowker from Gorilla (we think we got a pretty good deal for...

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DR.ME

We chat with Eddy & Ryan from DR.ME about the impact their internship with New York-based Illustrator Mike Perry had...

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StudioDBD

We chat with designer Dave Sedgwick from StudioDBD about why a good attitude is the single most important quality a...

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Deanna Halsall

Keep your eye on this amazing lady from Manchester, she’s going places 😀 From an obsession with her crayola products...

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Alphabet

Alphabet, not just known for their youthful good looks ;D but also for their forward thinking, geared towards a millennial audience....

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Ensemble

We chat to Martin James Power (MJP) + Steven Waring (SW) the Co-Founders of creative studio Ensemble. Martin explains how...

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The design industry is super confusing when you start out, hearing all these job titles thrown about. What roles do you suit and apply for? Read on to find out!

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