Turnstyle

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Turnstyle: Design Firm or Brand Consultancy?

Are we brand consultants? Sort of, but really we're designers. We design things. Things like logos, packaging, print collateral, and websites. We believe that design is strategic, but that strategy is not design.

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Is your website deep or is it wide?

Have you ever been out on the town and tried to look up a restaurant menu on your phone only to find that it’s displayed in miniature? Frustrating right? Don’t you wish the site would respond to your device and display the information at a readable size without having to make you pinch and drag?

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Style is not a 4-letter word

In our conception, style is often reductive rather than additive. It’s about uncovering the most truthful AND compelling manner in which to communicate what is unique and authentic at the core. Style is deep. It is design taken down to the roots.

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A Tribute to Dave Brubeck

“Dave Brubeck just died, a day shy of 92. When I read the obituary, it hit me more personally than I would have expected.” —Malcolm Watson

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That Seattle Aesthetic

When we started Turnstyle in 2004, we specifically set out to create a studio whose design approach transcended the common tropes of what we thought of as the “Seattle aesthetic.”

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Packaging that Pops and Locks

Iconic packages pop off the shelf and demand to be considered. It’s not solely for the purpose of looking edgy or different—their designs evoke a sense of what is unique about the product and the brand.

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