Blog – Design

Working professionally as a designer in both digital and print, I often post about design related content such as new work, inspirations and industry news.


Google Hotel Finder

A Masterclass in Great User Experience Design — Google Hotel Finder


The process of booking a holiday, as some of you may know is a horrendously stressful experience. Trying to manage everyone’s preferences, budgets, dates and hotel standards along with navigating some of the worst designed websites on the internet (I’m looking at you, booking.com) is sure enough to make you need an extra holiday before […]

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Merry Christmas everyone!

Christmas Wallpapers now Available!


It’s the festive season once again, which means that as a way of celebration, I’ve created a wallpaper that can be used across all of your devices! You can view the design here and follow the links to get the right size for your device, whether desktop, tablet or mobile. Each link opens the wallpaper […]

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New Work: Uphill Manor


6 years ago —whilst still at School— I designed a website for an quaint bed and breakfast style hotel located in the village where I grew up. It was awfully designed and extremely basic but did the job well. The time finally came to redesign and rebuild the site from the ground up. All in all, this one brief pretty much sums up all of my creative skills into one.

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New site design and a pirated version from alanna-palmer.co.uk

VIB 15 year Anniversary Event Branding


I came across this amazing project on Behance recently and I thought it was definitely worth sharing with everyone. At first glance, you may take a look at the photos and think, ‘Wow these are some pretty slick chalk illustrations!’ But then when you look further into the project and watch the video that goes […]

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TYPOLondon 2011: Chip Kidd


Quite possibly the funniest lecture I’ve ever seen about anything typographical or design related came from the great New Yorker, Chip Kidd as he closed TYPOLondon 2011 in the Logan Hall. I’d never seen a talk from him before but had seen pieces of his work online and in books. I would never have guessed […]

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