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Top 5… Graphic Design Trends 2019

October 14, 2018By Rob CastlesTRENDS

As we approach the tail end of 2018, it’s time to see what trends are coming through in the media and look ahead to 2019. Red Onion presents some of the most noticeable graphic design styles, and our projections for the coming year.  The ideas span Print, TV, Online and Fashion and as designers look to … Read More


Why design companies use fruit and veg names

October 12, 2018By Rob CastlesTRENDS

Is this really a thing you ask. Well yes, it is. I realised this when a pitch I went to, and unfortunately subsequently lost, ended up being won by a company called…. well let’s just say, they were another dark red vegetable! Then to my dismay, that evening on tv, in the black comedy Inside … Read More


Top 5… Graphic Design Trends 2017

March 7, 2017By Rob CastlesTRENDS

These things are so this year. We present our top 5 graphic design trends you may or may not have noticed already. Woah, they are so hot…!   1. Light typefaces Forget ‘in your face’ big and bold – it’s all about light and dainty. Don’t hard sell to your customers, give them the lighter touch. … Read More


Disappearing brands from homepages

January 8, 2014By Rob CastlesTRENDS

Has anyone else noticed the gradual shrink or even disappearance of logo’s and branding on mainstream websites? We have. Branding is getting increasingly underplayed. Is this because users are reacting against over-branding – or does it somehow make the brands look ‘cool’. It also suggests a certain confidence in the fact that users already know … Read More