A bunch of passionate design industry folk that came together in 2006 to champion design in the West of England.

Our purpose – to create space for local design industry people to connect, share ideas, be inspired and support one another.

In light of what’s going on in the world, we are re-evaluating how we can be the most useful to our local design community at this unprecedented time. 

Although our usual events are on pause, we plan to stay connected through regular posts and social shares that support and inspire our community here in the West of England. Get in touch on our usual social channels if you have something to share.

The Design Buddy scheme has given me more confidence to speak to professional designers about my work, which is crucial, as design is essentially about communication.

— Yee Poon, Design Buddy
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