It only takes one bright spark to ignite your brand.

Our mission

We work hard
to make sure you don't have to

DesignSoSimple – like all the best ideas ours is a simple one (quite literally) because we understand that you can sometimes find technology and marketing a bit confusing and a little daunting, so our mission is to make everything we do for you simple to understand and easy to use, but without ever compromising on creativity. In fact, everything we do from search engine friendly, mobile, tablet and desktop bespoke website design solutions, to logo and print design is tailored to your business, highly creative, easy to edit, effective and affordable to ensure you stand out from your competition, get results and a bigger bang for your bucks. What’s more, we’re here on-hand to help you whenever you have a problem with video tutorials and email support, or when you need us to add functionality like website e-commerce and booking solutions etc, design a bespoke logo, advise on and help you to market your business. All this and more, but always with creativity, originality, simplicity, flexibility and customer support at the heart of everything we do for you. Because we believe – simple is as simple does!

David Nute - Founder and Creative Director

David Nute – Founder & Creative Director

It only takes one bright spark to ignite your brand.

What we do

More than just another website design consultancy

We don’t design and build websites and logos that look like everyone else’s, use templates, or cut and run when we’ve finished the job.

We build and create bespoke websites, logos, marketing solutions and provide on-going support for small to medium businesses that want to stand out from their competitors and want to grow.

That said, we’ll find the big idea and the creative executions, that will be the spark that engages with your customers and ignite your brand to take it to a whole new level of “WOW, I didn’t expect that!”

To put it simply: “your investment + our creativity = greater returns for you.”

This means that our future success is bound up in yours because when you succeed, so will we. So you can be sure we’ll work damn hard to get you there.

Our work

Light the blue touch paper and stand well back

Clients - Past & Present
  • National Grid
  • British Energy
  • National Trust
  • West Bromwich Building Society
  • O2 Telfonica
  • Birmingham City Council
  • NHS
  • Buro Happold
  • First Great Western
  • United Utilities
  • Hampshire County Council
  • Halfords
  • Zurich Financial Services
  • Norwich Union
  • Barclaycard
  • Lloyds Black Horse
  • Glevum Windows & Conservatories
  • Gloucestershire Innovation Centre
  • Cotswold Outdoor
  • Leaps & Bounds
  • Action for ME
  • Millward Brown
  • Dunn & Bradstreet
  • Toyota Finance
  • Apollo2000
  • Whitehead Group Ltd
  • SCH Group
  • Birmingham Midshires
  • Compaq
  • Volvo
  • NatWest Bank
  • GE First Personal Insurance
  • AA
  • Lincoln National
  • Schroders
  • Staedtler
  • Ideal Homes
  • British Gas
  • Milupa Babyfoods
  • Birds Eye Walls
  • Kraft Foods
  • SWEB
  • South Wales Electricity
  • Bank of Wales
  • Welsh Office
  • United Artists
  • Inch’s Cider
  • Heron Homes
  • Barratt Homes
  • Cardiff Marketing
  • Welsh Water Plc
  • Bank of Wales
  • British Telecom Wales
  • Chartered Trust
  • Rockwool
  • Ernest Jacksons
  • Simoniz
  • AXA Insurance
  • Tenovus Cancer Research
  • Champion Sparkplugs
  • Ginsters
  • Northcliffe Newspapers
  • DDD Dendron
  • Glasgow Herald & Evening Times
  • Scottish Office
  • Turnberry Hotel & Golf Courses
  • Highlands & Islands Development Board
  • Scottish Milk Marketing Board
  • Dairy Council for Northern Island
  • Coats Viyella

Who we work with

When little sparks fly unstoppable raging fires begin

We've gone from working with big brands to little businesses who want to be big brands

We like working with small to medium businesses and start-ups, using our big brand experience to help you tell your story, grow your businesses, launch, position and brand your products or services, spread the word, help discover new opportunities and build engaging and enduring relationships among your communities.

Why? Because being part of creating and building something big is what gets us excited and seeing your business grow is incredibly reward for us. 

The next level

It only takes one bright spark to ignite a big fire

Oh boy, do we love starting fires, because once lit, they’re hard to stop.So when your ready to really ignite your business and take it to the next level; Ignite our sister Creative Brand Strategy Design Consultancy is ready to light your fire.

Together, we find the little spark that ignites your brand and makes you a beacon that draws your crowd.

Be a firestarter, twisted firestarter!

About us

Our story starts here...

Two people with very different skills sets; one in creative marketing, brands, strategy, print and digital and one in sales, starting small, both with a burning passion for brands, creating the unexpected and helping smaller businesses to tell their story, develop their brand and grow their businesses.

We do this because frankly, we find it more interesting for us and more rewarding for everyone when we work with you, the people who have built your business and know it better than anyone else and just as pasionate as us to see it grow.

David Nute

Founder & Creative Spark

Two people with very different skills sets, but with a burning passion for the unexpected and helping other people develop their businesses.

Lorraine Nute

Account Director & Bright Spark

Two people with very different skills sets, but with a burning passion for the unexpected and helping other people develop their businesses.

Let's meet

What's your story?

We want to hear about you and your journey. So let’s talk and see how we can help you find your spark…

It only takes one bright spark to ignite your brand.