Jamie’s Great British Wallpaper

Jamie’s Great British Wallpaper

26th October 2011

If you take a look on celebrity chef Jamie Oliver’s Website and Twitter page you will see he has chosen to use a page from the introduction of Jamie’s Great Britain as his backdrop, designed here at the studios of Interstate Associates. Take a look for yourself ! Also, last night saw the first of […]

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Jamie’s Great British Book Released

Jamie’s Great British Book Released

29th September 2011

Today is the big day, ‘Jamie’s Great Britain’, published by Penguin is released. I was very excited to finally see it in the shops.

One of more than 200 hardbacks being published on what has been dubbed by the book trade as Super Thursday. According to today’s BBC News, Bookmakers William Hill and Ladbrokes have this new book as favourite to top the Christmas best-seller list this year. Pick one up while it is on offer!

UPDATE: Take a look at our Case Study.

Shooting cars

Shooting cars

31st August 2011

Recently we were commissioned by Lotus to design and produce brochures for their existing range of British-Made sports cars. The brief required the planning and execution of a 5 day shoot in and around London and Lotus’ world famous test track in Hethel, as well as the design of both the Elise and Evora brochures […]

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Living The Good Life

Living The Good Life

15th August 2011

Australian celebrity chef Adrian Richardson of La Luna Bistro in Melbourne, has teamed with publishers Pan Macmillan and design agency A Friend of Mine to create a cookbook with a difference. ‘The Good Life‘ commemorates homegrown and homemade food, with chapters structured around seasonal produce, and masterclasses on how to make your own pasta, cure […]

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Jamie’s Great Visit

Jamie’s Great Visit

1st July 2011

A VIP visit from Jamie Oliver to the Interstate studio.

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To pop up or to Pop Upppppp

21st April 2011

The Pop up store is not a new concept. However the way in which you design and approach a pop up retail space is.

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Two of our clients ‘on sale’

Two of our clients ‘on sale’

20th April 2011

Two clients spotted in the local bookstore…

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We are not amused

We are not amused

6th April 2011

With the Royal Wedding less than 4 weeks away, WillKat fever is hotting up. Excited about the publicity opportunity ahead of next years’ Olympic Games, VisitEngland chief executive James Berresford says: “The wedding […] will mean that once again the eyes of the world will be turned to our nation. We will have a wonderful […]

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A Food Journey to the Heart of Morocco

A Food Journey to the Heart of Morocco

1st April 2011

Today sees the international launch of ‘A Month in Marrakesh’, a recipe book and travelogue published by Hardie Grant, with food by Andy Harris; editor of Jamie Magazine, who embraces the wealth of flavours that Morocco has to offer, all of which are brought to life by beautiful photography and illustrations from renowned photographer David […]

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Not just a Container

Not just a Container

18th March 2011

Downtown Brooklyn will be getting its own shipping container market, named Dekalb Market and will be located at CityPoint.

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GT1 & GT3 Identities to feature in Shift 2 Unleashed

GT1 & GT3 Identities to feature in Shift 2 Unleashed

15th March 2011

The much anticipated sequel game to Need For Speed by EA will feature cars from the GT1 and GT3 championships. The realism and detailing in Need For Speed, Shift 2 Unleashed is impressive, right down to the Series’ logos on the bonnet, sun-strip and door numbering panels; all designed by Interstate.

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Completely Innocent, or totally Gaga?

Completely Innocent, or totally Gaga?

8th March 2011

A couple of brand stories this week; In one corner, Innocent drinks, the pioneer ‘friendly’ brand has to get all serious and ‘ask’ a new children’s vitamins range called ‘Innocent Vitamins’ to stop trading under that name. And in the other corner, Lady Gaga telling the Icecreamists that they cannot use the term ‘Baby Gaga’ for their well publicised breast milk ice cream.

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La Boca via Concrete Hermit

La Boca via Concrete Hermit

25th February 2011

Last night was the opening of pop-up shop for the ‘design circus’ La Boca. The location was in Kingly Court (off Carnaby Street), in association with independent gallery and shop, Concrete Hermit.

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A sweet result

A sweet result

18th February 2011

We ‘scooped’ a prize last night at the Design Effectiveness Awards, held in the glitzy surroundings of the Brewery at the Barbican, London.

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Nothing left but brand…

Nothing left but brand…

17th February 2011

When two mobile phone providers join to share their networks, the reason you choose to sign up with either of them may well boil down to which brand you like the most…

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Lose Yourself in a Good Book

Lose Yourself in a Good Book

9th February 2011

Last Friday saw the re-release of Marian Keyes’ latest novel, The Brightest Star in the Sky, which we at Interstate are very excited about. Having been approached by Penguin back in October last year, following our hugely successful Jamie Oliver/Penguin collaboration, we were briefed to create a fresh new look for the Queen of Chick-Lit. […]

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Eat My Graphics

Eat My Graphics

31st January 2011

Branding and cupcakes. Perfect.

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Ice Cream in December?!

Ice Cream in December?!

13th January 2011

The Ice Cream Union dropped into the studio in the last week of 2010 and dropped off the new Union tubs that went into production at the end of the Summer. They look great and everyone in the studio was really pleased with the outcome. Of course the fact that they were full of the […]

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A Month in Marrakesh

A Month in Marrakesh

7th December 2010

This time last week we visited our client; Hardie Grant, to take a look at the proof sheets for a cook book we’ve been designing these past few months. We can’t reveal too much just yet, but we can tell you that it’s filled with recipes by Andy Harris, who embraces the wealth of flavours […]

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Find us…

Find us…

24th November 2010

These funny little icons certainly aren’t new, but they are appearing more and more in our lives. On billboards to cereal packets, these QR Codes as they are known, are a digital link to information. Install an app on your camera phone, and it will automatically take you to a URL, write a piece of […]

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