IDFX magazine

Cat Quinney Print

IDFX Interior Design trade magazine

Brief and answer: Take up graphic designer role and layout idfx, an interior design professional’s magazine. In a pressed time period learn a brand new team’s work processes, the design and layout styles and get it done in the usual high standard but in record time. Due to unpredicted circumstances this magazine suddenly landed on my lap and in just … Read More

D&AD winner – Parlophone

Cat Quinney Print

D&AD 1st prize winning project for Parlophone 2006

Brief and answer: Promote the Parlophone roster of artists at outdoor summer music festivals and events to drive music sales. What better way to encourage discussion around Parlophone’s (EMI) artist playlist amongst a forest of festival leaflets, than with innovative wearable ‘Ad-Masks’. Not only talking points and good old festival fun, there are other reasons to put on your iconographic … Read More


Cat Quinney Print

Marston's Piledriver beer launch flyer

Brief and answer: Design various leaflets for Marston’s pub customers to engage with their offer and events. Brief and answer: Design and evolve The Word for Marston’s staff, Vital Marketing’s founding client and project way back when. 48 editorial pages, liasing with the editor and head of agency. I freshened the pages up, lighten and use the brand colours respectfully. … Read More

Tribe Magazine

Cat Quinney Print

Tribe family magazine spread

Brief and answer: Tribe magazine had their logo, fonts and illustrations established. What they really needed was someone to push it forward and bring all their visions together to create a fun, inspiring and accessible family magazine.

Wedding Stationery

Cat Quinney Print

Wedding invite design

Brief and answer: I’ve designed different concepts of wedding stationery. One is a delicate blue and white typography design with a unique use of two sweet origami cranes tailored to the couple’s tastes and venue, I suggested a ‘playlist’ field for guests to request the RSVP cards. The other is for a vibrantly-coloured circus-inspired playbill invite, extra info sheet (two … Read More

How to get Top Grades in your Exams

Cat Quinney Print

Summersdale book on How to get Top Grades in your Exams cover

Brief and answer: I was commissioned by Summersdale publishers to create a fun exam tips book cover and also set the style for the internal pages. I was inspired by exercise book scribblings and the long title needed emphasis to make it have impact, the inner page elements and layouts follow through with the colour palette and utilize biro-line arrows … Read More

NFU Mutual

Cat Quinney Print

NFU mutual retail sales incentive magazine

Brief and answer: NFU Mutual New Business Sales Competition brochure wanted to be engaging, about the real High Street and convey the tools and details the sales team need. Within the Vital design studio, I designed it to be on-brand, depict NFUM’s retail customer types in the photography, and executed in the style of a customer magazine. The features resemble … Read More

Lizzie Riach Cookbook

Cat Quinney Print

Lizzie Riach cookbook cover

Brief and answer: Cook up a book from scratch. The concept is recent family history, community as each recipe comes from a friend or relative. I came up with the creative direction and designed the entire A5 spiral bound recipe book. There are influences of tartan ‘stripes’ used as area dividers on pages, this comes from Lizzie’s Scottish background, whilst … Read More

Fashion Illustration

Cat Quinney Print

Fashion Illustration magazine pitch cover

Brief and answer: To design an early-stage mockup for a fashion illustration magazine course in the same format for Deagostini publishers, whilst also aiming to break the mould aesthetically. Textures and inks were used to bring out the flavour of illustration. White backgrounds and fashion magazine style serif typefaces with punches of zingy yellow and cyan as flash on the … Read More


Cat Quinney Infographics, Print

WiredScore brochure cover

Brief and answer: WiredScore is an internet connectivity start-up based in New York that is now engaged with the Mayor of London to certify the city’s building’s internet credentials. Their first brochure needed to appeal to the property landlords market as a way to add certification to their building’s offer in attracting business tenants. It has a sparse high-end feel … Read More