Holmes Miller Architects

Nomination

Creating a distinctive brand framework for internationally renowned architects. With offices in the UK and China we were tasked with creating a distinct identity system for Holmes Miller, presenting their diverse portfolio and services within a simple unifying narrative. Building on the Holmes Miller name and reputation, we developed a robust linear framework to work alongside a simple word-mark. This can be used to accommodate different types of content; visualisations, words or combinations of colour. From the outset it was […]

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You + I

Nomination

You + I is the new name for Clever Kombucha. Handmade in Glasgow, Scotland, they make all natural kombucha’s, botanical teas and barley waters that will make you feel a world of good. Founders Alan and Kelsey asked us to help them rebrand their successful drinks business and design a new range of packaging for their established kombucha drinks.  The business, founded in 2017, had grown organically and was relocating into a larger brewery and taproom, allowing them to increase […]

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You + I

Nomination

Drinks with benefits. You + I is the new name for Clever Kombucha. Handmade in Glasgow, Scotland, they make all natural kombucha’s, botanical teas and barley waters that will make you feel a world of good. Founders Alan and Kelsey asked us to help them rebrand their successful drinks business and design a new range of packaging for their established kombucha drinks.  The business, founded in 2017, had grown organically and was relocating into a larger brewery and taproom, allowing […]

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8 Doors Distillery

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A local legend inspires Scotland’s most northerly mainland distillery. Working closely with founders Kerry and Derek Campbell we created a whisky brand which feels premium but also accessible – harnessing the uniqueness of the distillery’s location and expressing this in every small detail.  8 Doors Distillery is a new whisky micro-distillery set to open in John O’Groats in 2021. The £1 million project will establish the first whisky producer in the Caithness village since 1837 and become Scotland’s most northerly […]

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The Scottish National Investment Bank

Nomination

An ambitious new development bank for a better Scotland.  The Scottish National Investment Bank is an entirely new mission-led institution for Scotland. Its primary objective is to invest in projects and businesses to deliver its missions and provide a commercial return for the benefit of the people of Scotland. As the name clearly provided a Scottish context, we wanted to avoid having any additional traditional Scottish cues. We felt that there were more interesting and original ways to express what it […]

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