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Lakes and Dales Loop – Branding & Marketing for Cycle Route

We're very proud to be part of the Lakes and Dales Loop, an iconic 196-mile on-road cycle route through the best of Cumbria’s countryside. The cycle route is part of the See More project and we worked alongside Jo Cleary and Isobel Stoddart who are both sustainable transport consultants. We…...

Blade & Rose Children’s Clothing Product Catalogue

We're delighted to have been involved with the Blade & Rose product brochure. Blade & Rose is a leading British children’s clothing company based in Kendal. For the 2016 brochure, Blade & Rose decided to work with Designworks along with a new photographer. The professional photography certainly made our job…...
Christmas Scene

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Wishing all our clients and suppliers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We will be closed from Wednesday 23rd December until Monday 4th December. The money we usually spend on Christmas cards and postage is donated to a charity of our choice. Our donation is going to the Cumbria…...
Morgan Dental Practice

Morgan Dental – Branding, Website and Signage

We worked with Morgan Dental to generate more business by developing and enhancing their brand and, in particular, their signage. The practice is located on the main road through Windermere and is surrounded by accommodation providers. Their previous identity was blue text 'Alastair Morgan & Associates' in a gold oval.…...
CAMRA Map

CAMRA Westmorland – Cumbria Brewery Map

The CAMRA Westmorland  Brewery Map has been redesigned and relaunched for 2015. 39 breweries are featured on the map which is based on the design of the London Underground map. As well as the breweries, regular beers along with a pump clip are featured on the poster. The print run is limited and…...
Langdale Chase Wedding Brochure

Langdale Chase – Wedding Brochure

The Langdale Chase Hotel, an elegant country house hotel, is idyllically situated for weddings. The hotel is set within three acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, the grounds extend to Windermere and it's the winner of ‘Best View in Britain’ Award. The Langdale Chase commissioned Designworks to create an A4 pack to market their weddings.…...
Kendal Cycle Club

Kendal Cycle Club – Cycling Kit and Website

We're currently working on cycling kit design and a WordPress website for the newly formed Kendal Cycle Club. The club aims to be involved in all types of competitive and non-competitive cycling, including road, track, triathlon, mountain biking, time trials and cyclo cross. We have a reputation as a friendly club and…...

Moorland Association WordPress Website

Moorland Association members are responsible for over a million acres of the moorlands of England and Wales. This includes 860,000 acres of upland heather representing almost all of this precious habitat south of the Scottish Border. We worked with the Moorland Association and Karen Barden Press and PR to create a…...
Teaching Alliance

Teaching Alliance WordPress Website

Western Lakes Teaching School Alliance covers North West Cumbria. The Alliance works with all educational providers across all ages and phases, from age 4 to 19 and including special schools. The client's brief was to create a website which could be managed in-house and fully accessibility across devices. The bespoke WordPress website was developed using…...
Funding leaflet

Cumbria Growth Hub – £2.5k Match Funding

If you're a business based in Cumbria with less than 250 employees then Cumbria Business Growth Hub are offering match funding up to £2500 to help your business grow. The Action Plan Implementation Subsidy supports business growth by helping with the cost of specialist support. If you’re looking to grow your business,…...
Cumbria Tourism - Walk from Bus leaflet

GoLakes – Bus and Walk Guides

As part of Cumbria Tourism's 'See More' campaign we've created a range of leaflets for walks from bus routes. The guides are aimed at encouraging people to leave their cars at home or at their accommodation and use public transport. As well as being a more sustainable form of transport,…...
Edeb Housing Association website

Eden Housing WordPress Website

Eden Housing Association is a small independent provider of affordable homes with a rural focus. We designed a bespoke WordPress website and developed it using Responsive Web Design so the site resizes for mobile and tablet. The improved design focuses on usability with a simplified navigation and a more user-friendly…...
Cycling kit Mount Teide

Cycling Kit

Our cycling kit design has been manufactured and is now being tried and tested. It's already attracting a lot of attention with people seeing the distinctive jerseys out on the road and several enquiries on how to purchase the kit. The Designworks cycling collection has been distributed worldwide and is…...
Green Traveller Guide

GoLakes’ Green Traveller Guide

The Green Traveller's guide is now an online brochure as well as in printed form. The GoLakes guide is packed full of tips on where to stay, points of interest, where to find great local food, and itineraries that allow you to head off the beaten track and explore this glorious region…...
Strada - website

Strada Careers WordPress Website

The Strada careers website has been built in WordPress using Responsive Web Design. We worked with London recruitment marketing agency, WDAD Communications, to develop the website. The single page site provides users with a quick overview of the company and the benefits of working for Strada. Prospective candidates can click through to the job…...
Cycling Kit Design for Designworks

Designworks’ Cycling Kit Design

We're pleased to announce the launch of a branded cycling kit for Designworks. The cycling kit design uses the striped 'bar code' of our logomark to create the profile of a mountainous route, similar to the hilly profiles on local rides out to the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales. The vibrant…...

Cumbria Tourism’s 2015 Attraction Guide

Cumbria Tourism's 2015 Attraction Guide has been printed and is being distributed worldwide with translations in French, German, Spanish, Chinese and Japanese. Translating the guides into Chinese is part of Cumbria Tourism's strategy to attract more Chinese visitors to the county. According to ITV Border news, a reported 190,000 students from China come…...
South Lakes BMX Park

Designworks Supports South Lakes BMX Park

We've supported South Lakes BMX Park by developing and donating a WordPress Theme website to help raise awareness and funding for a regional standard BMX race track in the South Lakes. BMX Racing is currently thriving after appearing in the 2008 and 2012 Olympics. The current world champion is British BMXer Liam Philips…...

Boeme Ecommerce WordPress Website

Boeme's new website has been developed in WordPress using Responsive Web Design. As well as a refreshed design, the new site includes an improved ecommerce system and Lookbook page. The fabric shop features a roll over image to display fabric variations, this enables browsers to view options without the need to click…...
Kendal's Mint

The Lakes Comic Art Festival – ‘Kendal’s Mint’ Flyer

If you're attending The Lakes Comic Art Festival this weekend, you might come across one of these leaflets. To give visitors a taste of Kendal we've created a slab of Mint cake and unusual facts about the town. Shakespeare, Henry VIII, cobbled yards, England's highest climbing wall and the town's festivals are…...
WDAD Advertising

WDAD WordPress Website

We worked with WDAD Advertising to develop their WordPress Theme website. The clean design and large hero image works well for WDAD, a London based recruitment advertising agency. The homepage features a stylish, branded video; this quality and attention to detail is continued throughout the site and extends to the branded…...
Elgin Hotel website

Elgin Hotel WordPress Website

We've redesigned and developed a responsive WordPress website for The Elgin Hotel in Blackpool. The Elgin is a modern, family-run hotel situated on Queen’s Promenade and has featured in Channel 4's programme 'Four in a bed' The new design makes full use of the screen's width to show off the hotel's…...

South Lakes Cycle Challenge Website

Designworks along with sustainable transport consultants Isobel Stoddart and Jo Cleary have been awarded the contract to run the South Lakes Workplace Cycle Challenge by South Lakeland District Council for 2014. The 2012 event was an overwhelming success with 253 participants and 54,207 miles cycled The Challenge is open to everyone…...
Eden Local Plan

Eden District Council – Eden Local Plan

The Eden Local Plan branding is receiving very positive feedback from Eden District Council. The Council's brief was to make the Eden Local Plan more engaging and to encompass issues such as housing, transport infrastructure and jobs. The Eden Local Plan covers Eden District for the years 2014 to 2032. The…...