Siegel+Gale to Rebrand Auckland Castle

Auckland Castle Trust has today announced the appointment of Siegel+Gale and AMV BBDO to develop the brand identity and communications for Auckland Castle, one of Northern England’s most important historic buildings. Selected after a competitive pitch, the agencies will work together to breathe new life into the branding and communications for the 900-year-old historic home […]
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Burberry Unifies Collections Under New Single Brand

British fashion house Burberry has announced plans to unify its Prorsum, London and Brit collections under a new single ‘Burberry’ label. The transition will be phased over the course of next year, becoming one fully unified label by the end of 2016. The new label replaces the three previous sub-brands simplifying the presentation of Burberry’s […]
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New England World Cup Kit Gets Neville Brody Typeface

England and Nike have unveiled new home and away kits for 2014, revealing designs that they say focus on English football history and culture. Nike has also collaborated with English typographer Neville Brody to create a new font for the names and numbers on the back of the jersey. “It has been an extraordinary honour […]
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Concept Logo Design for Fashion House, ‘Hardy Amies’

English couture house Hardy Amies was founded by the late Sir Hardy Amies (d. 2003) just after the Second World War. As well as being Queen Elizabeth II’s official dressmaker for 50 years, Hardy Amies’ creations also included costume designs for the 1966 England World Cup team and the 1968 Stanley Kubrick film 2001: A Space […]
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Fashion Branding: LDN

LDN of England is a British fashion label that specialises in making contemporary streetwear apparel. Creative agency Face, headquartered in Monterrey, Mexico, was hired to formulate the brand’s identity. The clothing company was specifically seeking a symbol that could be easily related to London culture, and at the same time appear appealing and timeless. Based […]
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Sports Logo: Umbro Revisited

Established in 1924, Umbro is a major British sportswear brand that is synonymous with English football. Although purchased and then recently sold by Nike to American clothing giant Iconix Brand Group, the company still retains its headquarters in Cheadle, Greater Manchester – not too far from Wilmslow in Cheshire where the business was originally founded by […]
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