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High Street Wine Co. by Conductor, United Kingdom

Opinion by Richard Baird

Brand identity by UK-based Conductor for High Street Wine Co, a wine bar and shop located in San Antonio's Pearl neighbourhood

High Street Wine Co. is a wine bar and shop located in the Pearl neighbourhood of San Antonio, Texas. UK-based graphic design studio Conductor, working closely with architects Dado Group, created a visual identity that expresses something of the cheerful personality of its hosts, the ambience and community of a busy bar and its distinctive interior design.

Drawing on the name for inspiration Conductor, through colour, type and pattern, find a balance between street markings and signage, and the material qualities and forms of Dado Group’s interior design. Collaborating with Tom Froese, Conductor layer these with an idiosyncratic character and community spirit through a variety of convivial illustrations. These run across menus, coasters and website.

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BP&O Collections — Property Developers & Developments

Selected by Richard Baird.

BP&O Collections — Property Developers & Developments

A continually updated collection of some of the best brand identity design work for property businesses and property developments, reviewed and published on BP&O. This post features work by Studio South, Richards Partners and Studio Hi Ho, and includes simple wordmark and stationery sets, and those that included brochures, material packs and showroom design.

Projects move between moments of strong graphic impact in typographical form and colour, to those of restraint and subtle materiality. Many feature details that convey high quality interior finish, draw on architectural structure or express the character of the local community. Be sure to click the images to read more about the project, the intentions of each design, and how these work alongside other assets. Check out more from BP&O Collections here.

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BP&O Collections — Furniture

Selected by Richard Baird.

BP&O Collections — Furniture Design, Manufacturing and Retailing

A continually updated collection of some of the best brand identity, packaging and graphic design work for furniture-related businesses, reviewed and published on BP&O. This post features work by Tsto, Ghost and Bedow, and covers freelance designers and studios, manufacturers and retailers, and moves between bespoke, batch and mass manufacturing of tables and chairs, lighting and tableware, modern utility and moments of craft and tradition.

Between them these effectively play with graphic impact, in colour and form, and often feature a strong textural component in the use of image, material or finish. Be sure to click the images to read more about the project, the intentions of each design, and how these work alongside other assets. Check out more from BP&O Collections here.

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