Create Forty Eight Design Studio
Create Forty Eight Design Studio

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


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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Naromode – The White Snake

We’ve just released the new lookbook for emerging fashion talent Naromode! The duo’s first collection ‘The White Snake’ is based on The Brothers Grimm tale, and features some incredible illustration across the prints. Head to now to check out the full book!

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Glad Rag Issue 3 Launch

Friday night saw the official launch of The Glad Rag Issue 3 at The Glad Cafe in Glasgow. A great excuse to get together for some beers, live music and banter! Readings from contributors Kirsty Logan and Kate Tough were enjoyed, along with discussion from 

Glad Rags covered by STV

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We just finished up some outdoor ads for Poppy Scotland, to compliment a crackin’ little animated ad (produced by STV Creative and animated by Russell Kyle) for their volunteers campaign. The campaign has been set up to raise regional awareness that when held by a 

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 


Saunt & Sinner Showcase

Brand New to Brand You…

…a workshop with Vanilla Ink We’re proud to announce our partnership with Vanilla Ink in Dundee, to deliver a brand awareness presentation and workshop at the end of November. In their own words, “Vanilla Ink is a unique collaborative jewellery studio with incubator space for