Journal entries ordered by “Surprise Me”


4th October 2018

Anna and Michael are at Rich Mix for the launch of their new season (and branding… more


15th June 2018

Hemali Patel and Gerard Darby are here to meet with Matt and talk about the… more


13th June 2018

Kick off tomorrow! We’re sending out our last wall charts ready for the big day. more


21st December 2016

Michael has given Melissa a beautiful vintage Goblin Teasmade as a farewell gift. Frequent tea rounds… more


10th November 2017

Katie and Selma are here, from Artsadmin. We’re chatting through improvements to the website for Unlimited. more


19th January 2015

It’s blue Monday so Ross has appropriated his tradition of banana smiles to give us a… more


4th September 2018

Ahmet, Alistair and Rachel, from The Stage, are back in the studio for a review meeting… more


1st July 2011

Cognight at Design Museum for the Wim Crouwel exhibition and Summer Party. more


9th August 2017

Dan, Jack and Michael are in Darlington for a workshop with the Theatre Hullabaloo team, with… more


24th February 2012

A beautiful Spring day in Greenwich, Michael went for a lunchtime meeting at the Gipsy Moth… more


24th February 2016

Ocky’s bought a book about carrots. It’s dedicated to the fiancé of its illustrator and writer,… more


26th July 2017

Jack’s with Laura and Kimberley from Theatre Hullabaloo at the Spektrix ‘Ginterval’ drinks. more


12th July 2012

Michael has been at the AMA conference in Brighton this week, today, in between lectures, he… more


28th May 2013

Last week, Annelise went to the DBA’s Design Effectiveness 365 seminar. Today she gave the Cog… more


3rd January 2017

New Year, new job, new Jack. It’s Jack’s first day as our Head of Digital (maternity… more


19th June 2012

Tonight was our monthly Cog Night, and we went to Up the Creek in Greenwich, to… more


20th May 2016

Anna and Sæunn pulling out the moves as part of the Big Dance Pledge, a worldwide… more


10th October 2014

New Cogger Jenny has taken delivery of some printed samples of our new self-promotional book. more


12th September 2013

We’ve been for a walking tour of London called “Brothels, Bishops and Bards” for our monthly… more


2nd December 2014

Michael’s at the Royal Festival Hall with Brian from Tincan. They’ve been drinking heavily all afternoon… more


29th August 2011

It’s a National holiday and the studio is closed. This photo is from Michael’s trip to… more


8th December 2011

Putting the final touches to a hand-finished brochure, a lavish pitch idea for a client’s Annual… more


14th March 2016

Matt (and the brain) are puzzling over the shades of gold for a job going to… more