”Rifle through your records collection and you'll definitely find artwork by them – [...] it's a pretty varied list. ’We've never really had a house style,’ explains (Rob) O'Connor. ‘We've never tried to be fashionable because a look can date really quickly.’
Is there any project that you would wish had been approached a different way?
“With an aesthetic that frequently incorporates a keen use of colour-drenched, printmaking techniques, both slick and faux naîve typography plus witty, hand-drawn illustrations, Stylorouge have retained their raw-edged post punk roots, while effortlessly adapting into the more restrained design modes of recent times.”
“The design agency (Stylorouge) steadily grew and is credited with significantly influencing the evolution of the modern record sleeve.”
“Stylorouge have been responsible for some of the most striking and innovative album-cover designs of the past 20 years.”
“Stylorouge were Britpop's favourite design agency – proof that it wasn't just music that exuded a fresh confidence in the mid '90s.”