Friday, 23 July 2010

Squadra designed entry gets through to final

The Joseph’s Experience is one of only six finalists in the 2010 British Hairdressing Business Awards Salon of the Year Award, sponsored by Schwarzkopf Professional.

The Joseph’s Experience was recently voted by a panel of industry experts and independent business judges to be one of the best in business within the hairdressing industry. See the full article HERE
If you want to improve your chance of winning a business award why not give Squadra Design a call on 01234 834554 to discuss how we can design your entry to really show off your company to the max.

Wednesday, 21 July 2010

Squadra - Bedford River Festival 2010

We were at the Bedford River festival competing in the dragon boat race with the i-Lab team and shaking tins on The Friends of Bedford Hospital stand (our chosen charity)

Friday, 16 July 2010

The Josephs Experience

We are very pleased that our client The Josephs Experience in Flitwick have made the finals of the Hairdressing Salon of the year. Especially so because we designed and produced their entry.

If you are looking to enter any awards and want to make sure you get noticed, why not give Squadra Design a call on 01234 834554

Monday, 12 July 2010

Field & Moor - Bedfordshire show

If you were at the Bedfordshire Show over the weekend you would have seen the work we have done for Bedford based company Field & Moor. 

We are responsable for their entire branding, packaging leaflets, e-commerce website, business cards, banners and even the header cards on their packaging.

If you are looking to stand out call us on 01234 834554

New banner design for the Stock Aid

Dog First Aid kit packaging

Stock Aid leaflet and header card


Stand showing the branding

Friday, 9 July 2010

Our work for Social Enterprise East of England

The latest edition of InTouch magazine.
We have now designed three editions of InTouch, each one has attracted more advertising and complements from the readership. We beleive our passion and understanding of the "Third sector" shows through in our design of this 32 page magazine(grown from 16 page before we took over)

Squadra - Business card top 10 tips

Your business card is the single most important piece of marketing material you have, look around you, which single piece of your contacts advertising have you still got ?

Top business card tips

1. Use a logo

2. Don’t use templates

3. Develop a one-line slogan

4. Include your website address

5. Make your card readable

6. Make your card stand out from the rest of the pack with quality design

7. Get it designed by a designer to match your branding

8. Have your business cards printed on good card-stock

9. Use both sides

10.Call Squadra for a competitive quote

Give us a call on 01234 834554 to find out how we can help you stand out from the crowd.

Thursday, 8 July 2010

Friends of Bedford Hospital

Enjoyed lunch with bedfordshires aristocracy today, and supporting our
chosen charity at the same time. Friends of Bedford Hospital. See us
supporting them at the river festival in 2 weeks time

New print arrives

We love it when new print jobs come from the printers . This job is
for Field & Moor , some header cards and a leaflet for their new
product see we designed that too

Business Card design

We at Squadra are passionate about business card design, these cards are designed for printing onto 100% recycled FSC approved card stock, this gives really nice texture to the colour and a even smells nice due to the organic ink used.

We design business cards for companies who understand just how important business cards are in marketing their companies in the Bedford, Milton Keynes, St Neots areas and further a field

For more information call 01234 834554 or see our Business Card  pages on our website

Event Ticket Design

This is the design we did for the Friends of Bedford Hospital Masqurade Ball held at The Sculpture Gallery at Woburn. The design followed through onto the table names, posters and brochures.

Josh Ibbett

We recently worked with Josh Ibbett an ultra endurance mountain biker to develop his personal branding. This resulted in a new motif, colour and business cards. You can see how Josh is getting on by visiting his blog
You can also see the crash that finished his race at the BC Bike Race in Canada here

If you are a pro cyclist or racing driver looking to attract sponsors and need branding then give us a call on 01234 834554 or see our website for further information.

Creative Bedfordshire

See our listing on the Squadra designed Creative Bedfordshire site here

M&E People rebrand

We worked with Ray to update his logo and stationary. We offer a fixed
price branding service, see more at

Ray said

"Patience is a virtue, and Ian demonstrated that when dealing with me. He listened to what I wanted and provided a range of options for my approval - resulting in a first class re-brand campaign. Thanks Ian."

M&E People rebrand