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A Brief History of Catvertising

Before there were gifs there were memes. And before there were memes there were lolcats. These were wonderfully low-fi combinations of incongruous cat imagery and often-grammatically-incorrect text that ruled the internet in the early-2000s. The name is of course a...
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Creative Wave – May 12

Happy Friday everyone. Not much to report this week really. It’s been a heads-down-and-crack-on few days. In this edition of CW we meditate on dystopian futures (both real and imagined), wise-cracking superheroes, princes, rappers, electric wallpaper and pineapples. It’s a...
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Creative Wave – May 19

Happy Friday everyone. Hope you’ve survived a decidedly wet week in one piece. My feet and bike seat are still soaked, but my spirits are not! This week we look at Apple’s new office, fight cancer with a computer game,...
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Creative Wave – May 5

Happy Friday folks. This week’s edition includes most of my favourite things in the world: art, sandwiches, replicants, dinosaurs, the Pogues and a guinea pig detective. Yes, a guinea pig detective. It’s even better than it sounds. As ever, please...
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Creative Wave – April 28

Happy Friday everyone! Blah blah blah busy week blah blah blah out this afternoon blah blah blah hope you enjoy the following selection of the weird and the wonderful. And if you haven’t already, check us out in Campaign’s World Leading...
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BBD Perfect Storm features in World’s Leading Independent Agencies

Four years after the agency’s founding, we are honoured and proud to appear in the World’s Leading Independent Agencies.  This is a publication curated by Campaign Magazine and TheNetworkOne, the world’s largest independent agency network.  Our essay reflecting our perspective...
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Creative Wave – April 21

Happy Friday everyone. This week we gaze ahead to a galaxy far away (I.e. IMAX in December), enjoy new music from some of the world’s most interesting artists, realise that robots can be just as good or bad as people,...
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Creative Wave – April 13

Happy Thursday everyone. It’s been a busy week so I apologise for what is something perhaps a bit shorter than you’re used to. But never fear, we’ve still got plenty of inspiring tales of sport, advertising, social experiments etc for...
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Creative Wave – April 7

Happy Friday everyone, normal service is resumed! Special shout-out has to go to Phil this week for providing a good third of my content I think! Cheers mate! Big up to everyone else who submits other content every week by...
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Perfect Storm win ‘Best Outdoor’ at the 2017 Creative Pool Awards

Yes, after all the snow settled (and melted), our friendly neighbourhood snowman DeFrosty found himself crowned winner of the highly-competitive Best Outdoor category, and is just – as we speak – settling into his new home in the golden 2017 Creative...