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The Design Brief A design brief is a written document for a design project. The document is focused on the desired results of design – not aesthetics.
How a Design Brief works A design brief is a written explanation - given to a designer - outlining the aims, objectives and milestones of a design project.
Its purpose the design brief ensures that important design issues are considered and questioned before the designer starts work.
The design brief is a specificationby the client of what you have todo, design, or make A design brief is essentially the design problem that you have been asked to solve
It explains the project you have been given in written form, with the constraints outlined by the client/boss and desired results. It offers some guidelines and planning so you achieve the finished design much more efficiently
Design Brief Constraints Constraints are restrictions on the project or design. Examples:1. Time constraints. Must be completed in a certain time2. Cost constraints. Must be completed with a specific budget3. Technical Constraints. Limits of technology or available technology.4. Social and Ethical Constraints. Is the product or process of manufacturing acceptable ethically in terms of social or environmental good.
Design Brief Specifications You would normally get some design specifications in with the brief.These specifications are a type of constraint. Your design must conform to them.Example:1. Size of product2. colour scheme,3. branding guidelines4. Cost per unit5. Materials used in manufacture etc.
Hallway Storage Design Brief Design Brief: I am going to design a hallway product which primarily stores newspapers, letters, magazines, and flyers, aimed families with young children.
Stationary Organiser Design Brief I am going to design and make a stationery organizer intended for people between the ages of 15 and 25 (mainly students). Its purpose is to keep an area junk-free and will enable the user to find things more quickly. The environment that the product will be used in is the bedroom, and may be sold in stationery shops.