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  • Designs

    P O R T F O L I O

  • Designs

    K i d - e - R o c k e r

    Inspired by the 'Nanny Rocker furniture popular in the early 1800s, the Kid-e-Rock-er is a comfortable and functional product designed and developed to increase op-portunity for parent and child bonding with added comfort for both.

    Kid-e-rocker was manufactured using Ash, and the contrast of traditional materials and a minimal design remains in keeping with current trends. A piece of furniture which is comfortable and functional for both parent and child. The incorporation of an addition-al childs chair which can be adjusted and maneuvered to suit the needs of the user, ultimately promotes greater interaction be-tween parent and child. P R O J E C T 1

  • Research

    Primary Research Material Research

    Secondary Research

  • Concept Development

    Initial Ideas Development

  • Prototype

    Final PrototypeManufacturing

  • Final Presentation

  • Designs

    L a v o A u d i o s

    Lavo Audios of fer a minimal, yet innovative design inspired by the current trends in fur-niture and products, successfully bridging the gap between the high-end luxury headphones and the low-cost alternative.

    The contrast in material between the natu-ral maple and steel creates a feature rarely seen in todays market and promotes a feeling of luxury while remaining within the mid-range price bracket. The ball socket joint also emphasizes the innovation within the design.

    P R O J E C T 2

  • Research

    Primary Research Material Research

  • Concept Development

    Initial Ideas Development

  • Manufacturing

    Material Testing Prototyping

  • Final Presentation

    RendersTechnical Drawings

  • Final Prototype

  • Designs

    C o s m e t i c P a c k a g i n g

    Cosmetics range designed in conjunction with International Cosmetic Supplies. The goal of the design was to eliminate the large amount of waste associated with cosmetics, primarily looking at a new method of dispensing the product, while also considering the overall look and branding of the product. Having conducted a vast amount of prima-ry and secondary research a variety of cosmetic products were re-designed, fo-cusing largely on the ergonomics of the design and the interaction between the user and product.

    P R O J E C T 3

  • Sketch Work

    Initial Ideas Development

  • Final Concept

    Final Renders Products Explained

  • Designs

    S l i c k S e a t i n g

    Throughout the short project research was gathered, prototypes were created and a f inal concept designed.

    This two person upholstered chair was specif ically designed and manufactured for the foyer area of a variety of mid range hotels. Due to the intended environment and heavy use of the piece all the materi-als used were carefully considered and selected and of fer the most ef fective mix of durability and longevity while also bearing in mind comfort and design.

    P R O J E C T 4

  • Sketch Work

    Initial Ideas Development

  • Final Concept

    Prototyping Hand Renders

  • Designs

    O t h e r P r o j e c t s

    The following projects have been classed as additional work. The section focuses on current design work created independantly for port folio/website development and for future purchase.

    The following showcases the current de-velopment stage with all pieces needing further development in regards to materials and measurements.

    A D D I T I O N A L

  • Upholstered Stool

  • Product Explained

  • Childrens Upholstered Stool

  • Bar Stool

  • Presentation

  • Coffee Table

  • Product Explained

  • Coffee Table

  • Product Explained

  • Bedside Table

  • T H E E N D

    Designs

    Front PageKid e rocker new Layout2 Major RESEARCH3 MAJOR INITIAL SKETCHES4 MAJOR Final prototype5 MAJOR Final presentationLavo Audios new Layout2 MINOR RESEARCH3 prototype for development4 Manufacturing5 MINOR Final presentation6 MINOR Final prototypecosmetics new Layout2 COSMETICS SKETCHES 3 Final Slick Seating Layout2 INITIAL SKETCHES3 FinalAdditionalAdults StoolStool ExplainedKids stoolBar Stoolstool presentationCoffee Table SpindleCoffee Table Spindle explainedCoffee TableCoffee Table explainedStool with legsBack Page