US Carmaker Buick to Launch New ‘Avenir’ Sub-Brand

US carmaker Buick has announced it is to launch a new luxury sub-brand called “Avenir”. Parent company GM says the move is designed to “grow with the needs of future luxury buyers”. The name “Avenir,” French for “future,” is taken from the concept car unveiled last year. That concept and this year’s Avista coupe concept — […]
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After Hours Gives ‘The Treasury of Candles’ a Luxury Look

Design agency After Hours has created the logo and branding for New Zealand-based candlemaker, The Treasury of Candles. “Built around the core insight that candles make any moment more special and memorable – whether it’s a dinner party or just a relaxing bath, the brand idea is rooted in the concept of ‘Moments to Treasure’,” […]
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INK Digital Creates Logo and Identity for Estate Agency, ‘EST8’

INK Digital has created the logo and branding for EST8, a new estate agency which just launched into Melbourne’s luxury property market. With studios in Melbourne, Australia and Halifax in the UK, team INK was approached by Nic Cuni, executive director at EST8, to collaborate on the overall look and feel for the branding of […]
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Studio Blackburn Creates Brand Identity for OPC Distribution

Creative agency Studio Blackburn has designed a brand identity for luxury cycling company, OPC Distribution. OPC Distribution is the brainchild of Matt Prior and Simon Chappell who say they want to be the foremost British distributor of luxury grade products for the discerning cyclist. Simon and Matt therefore tasked Studio Blackburn to create a brand […]
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WOW Yachts Rebrands as REVL Yachts

American yacht manufacturer WOW Yachts has rebranded as REVL Yachts. Owner Claudia Potamkin and captain Sandra Yawn say the name celebrates the spirit of “Iconic Americana”. “Inspired by the small cities, port towns, marinas and waterways that Potamkin and Yawn have cruised during their ‘Global Oceans, Inc.’ years of chartering, they decided they wanted to […]
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Bentley’s ‘Gigapixel’ Image Identifies Logo from 700 Metres Out

Bentley has today unveiled a so-called ‘gigapixel’ photograph, featuring the new Mulsanne Extended Wheelbase crossing San Francisco’s famous Golden Gate bridge. The image, which is said to have been created using technology originally developed by NASA to enable Mars rovers to take exploratory panoramic photographs, enables a viewer to zoom in from 700 metres out all the way into […]
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Pentagram Creates New Identity for ‘Nonô’ Beach Shop

Pentagram has created the identity design and merchandise for a family-run business operating on one of Rio’s most luxury beaches. Only accessible by foot, the private beach has become a favourite for celebrities and surfers alike. After making their descent to the shore, visitors to Praia de Joatinga get all their beach essentials – like coconut water, […]
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