THE DESIGN PROCESS
In 2005, the British Design Council, the most important body involved in design distribution in the United Kingdom, produced a very simple illustration based on research performed on a number of leading companies. We are referring to the double diamonds which define the basis of the shared design process that underpins the various current DT models.
Source: British Design Council Double Diamond.
Divided into four separate steps – discovery, definition, development and delivery – this identifies the various divergent and convergent steps in the design process and shows the different thought patterns that designers use in a ...