You never know what to expect when you visit a design studio. Is it going to be skinny jeans, hair gel and obscure music? Maybe a clean, stark setting with Swiss or Scandinavian dcor? In Pentagram's expansive London studio, everyone seems liberated from all the clichs of how designers should look and act. They design stuff - no contrivance.

The building is a converted dairy depot. Back in the day, milk floats rolled out of the gates and onto Needham Road at 4am each morning, delivering the white stuff to addresses across Notting Hill. Today, daylight streams in through the skylights into the first-floor studio, where various groups of designers are hard at work. Their graphics, product design and architectural projects might keep them here late into the night, but there's an unforced air of professionalism, alongside an undeniably light atmosphere. "Studious" is the word Domenic Lippa, who joined Pentagram as a partner in 2006 with a reputation in the fields of packaging, print, graphics and identity design, uses to describe it.

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