ÅKA is a hair salon, developed by stylist and makeup artist Alex Kormann, located in the Hillegersberg area of Rotterdam (NL). The salon’s name and visual identity, created by multidisciplinary design agency DC, utilises the high fashion and architectural sensibilities of a bold and well spaced sans serif set alongside a mono-line weight twist on the classic barber’s pole to convey precision, contemporary style and personal service.
Tom Organic is the first and currently the only range of 100% biodegradeable feminine hygiene products accredited by the Australian Certified Organic association. Melbourne based design studio Truly Deeply, working in collaboration with freelance illustrator Sarah Carter-Jenkins, redeveloped Tom’s packaging proposition, launched this week, with a new, vivid, illustrative and simple typographic solution that helped to secure national distribution.
Cure is a Californian based handcrafted body care company that formulates products to alleviate daily stresses and donates 20% of all purchases to global charities. The company’s branding and packaging was managed by multidisciplinary design studio Dowling Duncan, now Mucho, and based around a simple logo-type solution and a clean, bright typographical labeling system.
Blanc Kara is a new cosmetic range branded and packaged by Brussels based design agency Coast for a new ‘French living’ inspired, spacious, designer boutique hotel (under the same name) located in Miami Beach, Florida.