It all starts with a blank sheet

Every project starts with a blank sheet, we don’t use templates, every design solution is considered and created to ensure you get the best results possible.

25 years in business

Started in 1992, PHd is one of the most established design houses in the Midlands. 25 years experience means we really, really know what we’re doing, whether it's a new brand creation or a range of packaging, technical literature or a new exhibition stand.

Great design means great business

Our work is beautiful, we’re modest enough to say that. But all our solutions are designed to bring in more than adulation, they bring in customers, work and money.

Our busyness helps your business

Sometimes there is not enough time in the day, so leave your marketing and design needs to us, we have the time and expertise to get it done right first time, double time.

The quality of graphic design in this country is recognised as some of the best in the world.

And we are proud to have been recognised on the international stage as an intelligent, creative and fun design company. PHd design are quite simply a family of talented individuals who have come together to create amazing design solutions in a spirit of collaboration, creativity and independence. Our works spans branding, packaging, literature, digital, direct mail, exhibitions and much, much more.
All from our barn location deep in the heart of the Staffordshire countryside.

What we do


Giving clients a clear, creative and clean brand with intelligence built in is at the heart of what we do every day.


From small run bespoke direct mail, through to decorative annual reports and everything in between, design for print is always a treat.


You buy with your eyes, if a pack looks right, it will sell, if it doesn’t, it doesn’t. Enough said!


Signs come in many forms from small to very large, simple to complex but all well-designed and consistent.


Getting your message across creatively with just the right amount of humour, tension or empathy makes all the difference.


With the ever-changing world of the web, intuitive design is crucial to making complex digital solutions easy to navigate.


It’s a busy world, so it’s key to get your messages over in a concise, engaging and quickly digestible method… the ever-useful infographic.

What our clients say

Who we have worked with

Weeks in Business / 1,289
Happy Clients / 1,709
Projects Developed / 9,550
Sketch Pads Used / 479
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