Create Forty Eight Design Studio
Create Forty Eight Design Studio

Beerfest Beatdown

We recently worked on event branding and livery for a craft beer festival in Chicago, Il. The festival featured over 100 craft beers and ciders, including some limited edition brews from over 25 breweries across the mid-west and beyond. This highlight reel was part of our 


Little Snow White launch

We’re delighted to have today launched the new lookbook for our client Naromode. The collection is based on The Brothers Grimm story ‘Snow White’ and features beautiful hand drawn illustrations that tell the tale through the garments. We provided art direction and graphic design for 


Roses Award Nomination

Bright Lights – Glad Rags Glasgow

A trailer for our short collab with Mr Webster Film, which debuts at the Glad Rags Thrift launch in The Glad Cafe, Wednesday February 26th. Event Details  


Brand New To Brand You Workshop

Vanilla Ink and Create Forty Eight bring you ‘Brand New to Brand You – It’s Not Just a Logo’ a workshop created by Create Forty Eight. The workshop aims to deliver insight into the considerations made when developing a brand identity. Beginning with a presentation, and 

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Tony Soprano

We’re proud to introduce our latest addition to the Create Forty Eight team, Mr Tony Soprano. He’s a border terrier, and he likes walks, Saul Bass, and anything by Steely Dan. He likes visitors, so come by and say hello sometime.


Coming soon!

The site is up and running now, we just have to get work added to it! For now, have a nosey through our news, and check in on us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

Glad Cafe, sponsored

We are absolutely delighted to announce that we are now an official sponsor of The Glad Cafe! The agreement will mean Create Forty Eight will take on full production responsibility for ‘The Glad Rag’ ( as well as assist the Cafe in other selected ventures 

A wee ‘what’s on’… a mixed bag!

Sitting here looking down the to do list, and thought it might be quite nice to share a little update about what’s going on in the studio. Just to give an idea of the variety of work that happens here, and the great blend of 

Studio Upgrade…

More good news today! We’re moving into a new studio space on the corner of Hope Street and Waterloo Street in Glasgow. Hopefully we’ll get to catch up with some of our new neighbours shortly! More info on the space to follow…