Cohere. is a
design strategy studio
based in London.

Our Services

We work with organisations, agencies, start-ups & individuals to make things make sense.


We've got a way with words and pictures.


We interpret thoughts and ideas, bringing them to life in simple, compelling visuals.


Internal or external, we make comms & documentation sing, crafting words and pictures for maximum engagement.

Online Presence

We help clients keep up appearence by curating coherent ditigal ecosystems.

Thought Leadership

We help industry leaders find their voice, turning knowledge, experience and ideas into clickworthy prose.


Smarts for setting new direction.

Experience & Service

We take a holisitic view to identify opportunities to transform user journeys and service delivery.


We distil identities, shape stories and map out long term plans for taking brands to the next level.


We manage creative processes with innovative methods and practices that bring out the best in teams.


We embed design, research and digital know-how to help teams take flight.


Finger on the pulse. Eye on the horizon.

User Research

We throw ourselves into the lives of users to uncover insights and opportunities to make things better.

Trend Scanning

We explore the peripheries to make new connections and inspire new ideas.

Market Analysis

We make sense of competitive landscapes to help clients make their next move.

Sam Dunne

Design | Strategy | Content | Editorial

Sam is a designer, strategist, writer, researcher and facilitator.

Sam has a knack for making connections, uncovering gems of insight, finding clarity in complexity and bringing inanimate ideas to life.

An intrepid explorer Sam has lived and worked in Germany, Helsinki, Tokyo and Sri Lanka.

Lottie Burnley

Production | Operations | Content | Social

Lottie is a designer, researcher, content curator, project manager and facilitator.

Lottie is a process and planning drill sergeant, with an eye for content and a way with people.

Lottie has a breadth of experience ranging from manufacturing and criminal justice to events and start-ups.

Service | Branding | Facilitation

We worked with Prof. Fred Deakin to design, produce and facilitate an intensive collaboration bootcamp, running ground-breaking virtual workshops simultaneous at Uni. Falmouth and Manchester School of Art.

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Prototyping | Communications | Training

Working on a breadth of innovation projects including embedding service design practices with in-house teams, prototype new digital services and developing communications.

Get in touch to hear more about our process.

Service | User Research | Training

We're working with Essex County Council and ThePublicOffice to embed service design, lead user research and facilitate co-creation of new services and strategies in areas such as childcare, dementia and mental health.

Get in touch to hear more about our process.

Communications | Visualisation

We've worked with Mars Incorporated on a number of large internal communication projects spanning knowledge management, training and project presentation.

Get in touch to hear more about communications services.

Branding | Online Presence | Thought Leadership

We worked with management consultancy Cambridge Strategy Centre to bring their online presence up to date and help founders find their voice to produce compelling content.

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Branding | Online Presence | Events

We worked with Scottish manufacturing champions at Make Works to brand, produce and create a digital home for a networking initiative for makers, designers and manufacturers.

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Communications | Thought L'ship | Visualisation

We work with Product Strategy consultancy Plan to translate their teams thought leadership, internal trend research and existing content into a highly produced magazine.

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Branding | Online Presence

We worked with trail-blazing women-in-tech community Ada's List to give the group's brand and online presence a fresh new look.

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Trend Scanning | User Research | Market Analysis

A research and visioning project exploring the rapidly changing, murky world of online dating.

Get in touch to hear about our findings.

Branding | Online Presence | Events

A project promoting healthy eating and home cooking in East London.

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Online Presence | Thought Leadership | Events

We work with leading journalists and business thinkers to produce a series of talks exploring the social and cultural landscape of modern Britain.

Check out the Bug London homepage

Thought Leadership | Trend Scanning

We regularly contribute on topics such as design, entrepreneurialism, object culture and technology.

Six Tips for Designer-Founders

Hackaball: Toy for 21st Century

London Design Festival 2014

Find us in the studio

Cohere. HQ

Mitre Studios
4 Mitre Ave. / Greenleaf Rd.
London, E17 6PB
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Walthamstow Ctrl. (Victoria Line)
Walthamstow Ctrl. (from Liverpool St.)