Designing for the First Impression: Part 3

We might live in an increasingly digital world but event flyer and record sleeve design are in equally rude health. Browsing Spotify or iTunes, reducing album artwork to a mere thumbnail obviously has its impac...

Designing for the First Impression: Part 2

In direct opposition of the notion that record sleeve design is a "dead art" – an opinion expressed by iconic graphic designer Peter Saville – we took a moment back in February to appreciate some of our favouri...

Designing for the First Impression: Part 1

Speaking to the Independent in 2008, Peter Saville – arguably the UK's most iconic graphic designer, famous for his work with Factory Records – declared that the record sleeve was "a dead art." We feel he jumpe...