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5 lessons for 2017

Posted 21/12/16 by Scott Web, General, Case Studies, Brand & Design

Some of the key brand, marketing and digital lessons we’ve taken from the last 12 months Read more...

WAKE UP!

Posted 29/09/16 by Susan Web, Case Studies, Brand & Design

Helping the world escape a life on autopilot. Read more...

First Dates, The Art of Love out now!

Posted 22/09/16 by Julie Brand & Design

Pick up your copy of the First Dates book today Read more...

Meet Dark Revolution

Posted 25/05/16 by Julie Brand & Design

A beer that is truly hand crafted. Read more...

BrewDog - DIY Dog giveaway

Posted 29/02/16 by Susan Brand & Design

Designing all of BrewDog's beer recipes in one downloadable pdf Read more...

Brand re-fresh attracts new recruits

Posted 09/01/15 by Laura Web, News, Brand & Design

Dril-Quip were experiencing difficulties in recruiting new members of staff to their teams and so decided to open up their doors and host an open evening. Read more...

Heroic arrival for Hercules Offshore

Posted 09/01/15 by Laura Events

Hamptons worked with Houston based Hercules Offshore to position and refresh their current US brand message to make it more appealing and aligned with the North Sea market. Read more...

Konnichiwa Kitsune

Posted 21/11/14 by Susan Brand & Design

Hampton Associates label design for BrewDog range Hello my name is (Konnichiwa Kitsune) Read more...

Aberdeen Business School

Posted 17/09/14 by Scott News

Undergraduate attraction for the UK's No.1 University for graduate employment Read more...

Rare Characters welcome

Posted 07/08/14 by Scott Web

Rare Characters welcome

New Global Career Site for world-leading spirit company, William Grant and Sons Read more...

Welcome to Dylan Magazine

Posted 26/07/13 by Scott General, Curiosities, Brand & Design

Welcome to Dylan Magazine

The new magazine from aspiring young designer Eilidh Read Read more...

A Dying Art!

Posted 15/07/13 by Lesley Web, General, Curiosities

A Dying Art!

A special thank you from inky illustrator Johanna Basford Read more...

Wonderbeasts

Posted 22/02/13 by Lesley Web

Wonderbeasts

Wonderbeasts is the latest inky adventure from the inspirational Johanna Basford. Read more...

Our guide to - What's hot for 2013!

Posted 23/01/13 by Mike Web, General, Brand & Design

Our guide to - What's hot for 2013!

An insight into the forthcoming trends in brand, design & communication and digital for 2013. Read more...

Graduation. Is it your time or a distant memory?

Posted 13/07/12 by Susan General

Graduation. Is it your time or a distant memory?

Some tips to help young graduates secure that first ‘real’ job. Read more...

Hanging 20 with a world record holder.

Posted 22/06/12 by Graeme Brand & Design

Hanging 20 with a world record holder.

Life's a b*tch then you design for one. Read more...

Hamptons Studio Soundtrack #14

Posted 23/03/12 by Graeme Studio Soundtrack

Hamptons Studio Soundtrack #14

Pretty little ditties compiled by the Hampton Studio Read more...

New website for a new age

Posted 02/03/12 by Scott Web, General, Brand & Design

New website for a new age

Introducing the new Hampton Associates website and web app. Read more...

Hampton Associates client hits the headlines!

Posted 25/01/12 by Graeme Web, Brand & Design

Hampton Associates client hits the headlines!

Our client, OPITO, made an appearance on our screens during yesterdays lunchtime STV news to promote their shiny new website. Read more...

Hamptons Studio Soundtrack #12

Posted 25/11/11 by Graeme Studio Soundtrack

Hamptons Studio Soundtrack #12

Good artists copy - great artists steal Part 2 Read more...

Steve Jobs

Posted 11/10/11 by Susan General

A young designers tribute Read more...

RIP Steve Jobs

Posted 06/10/11 by Mike General

RIP Steve Jobs

Goodbye to Apple's co-founder Read more...

Is That A Fish In Your Ear?

Posted 24/08/11 by Graeme Web, Brand & Design

A brilliant animation by Matt Young Read more...

Sign of the times.

Posted 25/11/10 by Graeme General, Brand & Design

Sign of the times.

Our shiny new signage Read more...

Hamptons Studio Soundtrack #9

Posted 29/10/10 by Graeme Studio Soundtrack

Hamptons Studio Soundtrack #9

13 Halloween Howlers Read more...

The wonderful world of Eilidh

Posted 01/10/10 by Scott General

The wonderful world of Eilidh

Eilidh Read shows us her fantastic artistic skills… Read more...

What is Graphic Design?

Posted 23/09/10 by Graeme Brand & Design

Ever wondered... Read more...

The Studio Soundtrack #7

Posted 30/07/10 by Graeme Studio Soundtrack

The Studio Soundtrack #7

Studio Guilty Pleasures Read more...

Design on the BBC

Posted 27/07/10 by Graeme General, Brand & Design

Design on the BBC

Are we about to see another resurgence in design awareness? Read more...

New look BBC news website

Posted 06/07/10 by David Brand & Design, Web

New look BBC news website

The BBC news website is receiving its biggest design rethink since 2003 Read more...

A festival with a difference

Posted 06/07/10 by Carol Curiosities

A festival with a difference

A unique take on the festival Vintage at Goodwood is not only about Music but is a unique look at British Fashion, Film, and most interestingly to us; Art & Design. Read more...

Typeface, the movie

Posted 26/05/10 by Graeme Curiosities

Typeface, the movie

New designers test old methods at the Hamilton Wood Type Museum Read more...

Google Font API

Posted 20/05/10 by David Web

Google Font API

Web fonts just became a bit more elegant and easier to use. Read more...

2010 Web Design trends

Posted 18/05/10 by David Web

2010 Web Design trends

An in-depth look at the new trends in design and technology used in the web design industry. Read more...

Soteria SAR Ready...but volcanic ash postpones conference!

Posted 12/05/10 by Sian General

Soteria SAR Ready...but volcanic ash postpones conference!

Volcanic ash postpones Shephard's Search and Rescue 2010 Read more...

Studio Soundtrack #5

Posted 07/05/10 by Graeme Studio Soundtrack

Studio Soundtrack #5

Music from the Hampton Associates Studio Read more...

What is Art? Is it Beer?

Posted 22/04/10 by Graeme Brand & Design

What is Art? Is it Beer?

Abstrakt, the conceptual beer brand. Read more...

Studio Soundtrack #4

Posted 09/04/10 by Graeme Studio Soundtrack

Studio Soundtrack #4

All this scratchin' is makin' me itch. Read more...

We're in the UK Top 10… but what chart position?

Posted 08/04/10 by Mike General

We're in the UK Top 10… but what chart position?

Uk National awards finalists Read more...

Studio Soundtrack #3

Posted 02/04/10 by Graeme Studio Soundtrack

Studio Soundtrack #3

Celebratory soundtrack Read more...

Zeldman and Ethan Marcotte on the future of the web

Posted 01/04/10 by David Web

Zeldman and Ethan Marcotte on the future of the web

Jeffrey Zeldman and Ethan Marcotte talk about the third edition of Designing with Web Standards as well as discuss the future of the web. Read more...

Email Newsletter Design

Posted 24/03/10 by David Web

Email Newsletter Design

A very comprehensive article in Smashing Magazine, discussing the various user interface and CRM methods used in email newsletter marketing. Read more...

Case Study: MDT International Web and Brand Re-launch

Posted 23/03/10 by David Case Studies

Case Study: MDT International Web and Brand Re-launch

A case study on the rebranding and redevelopment of MDT International's website. Read more...

The Identity Recession

Posted 11/03/10 by Graeme General

The Identity Recession

Re-branding in a recession. Read more...

Pushing the boundaries of resolution

Posted 06/11/08 by David Web

What is the minimum resolution a web site should be designed for and should you penalise users with small displays. Read more...