Design Stories

Patented Progression

From the Greyhound bus to the hoverboard, we focus on the development of transportation with examples from our new book Patented Patented Progression

Patented Professionalism

Our new patent design book holds some amazing reminders of what the office environment (remember that?) once looked like Patented Professionalism

Patented Play

Trace the history of children and adults' entertainment through the pages of our new patent design book Patented Play

All you need to know about By Design

This incredible new survey showcases the most creative interior designers and decorators working around the world today All you need to know about By Design

Michael and Darroch Putnam are hosting a book launch, and everyone's invited!

The authors and floral designers will chat with William Norwich about their new book, Flower Color Theory, this Thursday Michael and Darroch Putnam are hosting a book launch, and everyone's invited!

All you need to know about JR's new book How Old Am I?

The artist’s new book for children lets young readers understand age, with profiles of people around the world, aged one to 100. All you need to know about JR's new book How Old Am I?

All you need to know about This Is Still Not A Book

Jean Jullien is back with another fantastical take on the printed page for children
All you need to know about This Is Still Not A Book

Putnam & Putnam have some great Valentine's Day advice for you!

The floral designers favoured by Beyoncé and Gwyneth Paltrow tell us how to send something more adventurous than 12 red roses this February 14 Putnam & Putnam have some great Valentine's Day advice for you!

All you need to know about Patented: 1,000 Design Patents

Thomas Rinaldi uncovers more than a century of fascinating product and industrial design history via 1,000 patents All you need to know about Patented: 1,000 Design Patents

Michael and Darroch Putnam set the floral colors spinning in these new pictures

The Flower Color Theory authors push the boundaries of floral photography with some striking new images
Michael and Darroch Putnam set the floral colors spinning in these new pictures

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