Entries by Simon

Version 22 Moves Into New Premises!

  We moved into a new office space this month! It’s an ex-factory building in Loughborough that produced hosiery (tights and leggings) back in the Leicestershire clothing boom in the 40’s and 50’s.     The open plan layout has been renovated and converted into a co-working space for Leicestershire-based creative businesses. Version 22 is […]

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August 2017: National Press & and the “Glowing” Success of a Recent DIY Project

Another month, another heap to report! August has been a month full of surprise media appearances, prototypes galore and some exciting developments to boot. Read on for the juicy highlights…. Nimble in the Independent   Completely unexpectedly Simon was invited to be interviewed by the Independent about Nimble, and about how entering competitions in the […]

Things We Like: Boosted Board

Environmentally concious? City dweller? Adrenaline junkie? Then a Boosted Board might be for you. As the name suggests, Boosted Boards are long boards with a difference, they’re powered by (very strong) electric motors! This electric drive is controlled by a handheld bluetooth remote which allows you to accelarate and brake on demand. No more breaking […]

July 2017: A Q&A, Something New and Something Rough & Ready

This month has been another month with all sorts going on. As well as the extremely important purchase of an office fan to help manage the heat, we’ve been hard at work over the last few weeks. Here are our top picks: A Shiny New 3D Printer In the interest of keeping our equipment up […]

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Things We Like: Helix by Joseph Joseph

At Version 22 our mission is to create original products that take a new approach to existing problems. This is why the Helix juicer by Joseph Joseph caught our eye. Wait… Who or What is Joseph Joseph? Joseph Joseph was a design firm founded by twin brothers from England, Richard and Anthony Joseph (if you […]

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Things We Like: Panobook by Studio Neat

You may remember that we interviewed the guys at Studio Neat a while back (you can read the interview here). Well we’ve got an exciting development for you. Unbeknown to us they had been working on a new product behind the scenes and they just launched it as their 8th, yes 8th, Kickstarter campaign! The […]