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We’re a friendly team that believes in the power of great ideas, positive collaboration and going the extra mile. We work on projects
that we believe in, we love what we 
do and we’re as ambitious for our clients as we are for ourselves. We work in three key areas:
Brand Ambition
Brand Ambition

There is a reason every business and brand exists. In an increasingly impatient world, this purpose has to be understood in a matter of seconds. We can help you articulate your brand vision, focusing on your strengths and why you are relevant, to successfully impact and engage the people that matter to you.

This work may include:

Communications audit

Customer & competitor audit

Brand workshops

Brand positioning

Brand naming

Brand Identity

A celebration of what is uniquely ‘you’ – we use graphics, colour, type, imagery, words, materials and finishes to bring your brand ambition to life. Whether creating a new brand or refreshing and updating an existing identity, we’ll deliver an original, distinct solution for you to champion.

This work may include:

Visual audit

Logo design

Stationery design

Packaging design

Visual toolkit & design guidelines

Brand Engagement

Successful brands deliver experiences that people love. We help you communicate clearly and consistently across different media to deliver more delightful, better differentiated and straight forward interactions, strengthening relationships and enhancing business performance.

This work may include:

Catalogue design & print management

Web design

Event marketing

Signage & wayfinding

Corporate & internal communications


Helen has over twenty years experience in the design, publishing and communications industries, specialising in corporate literature and marketing communications for clients including Scholl, Biffa, Severn Trent Plc & Severn Trent Water, WellBeing, Novartis Pharma, British American Financial Services and WPP Group plc. Helen founded Perfect World Communications in 2001 and rebranded as Brand and Soul in 2014. Contact.

Lydia graduated from The University of Plymouth in 2011 and now has over 5 years experience as a designer. Lydia joined Brand and Soul in 2015 and is responsible for design, artwork production, web design and managing projects for clients including MyShowcase and Kettlewell. Contact

Ryan graduated from the Bournemouth University in 2015 and joined Brand+Soul shortly after. Ryan is responsible for design, typesetting, art working, print and web management for clients including Kettlewell, This Works, My Showcase and City Women Network. Contact

With over 15 years in the information technology sector working for Goldman Sachs, Anderson Soft Teach and Planning Consultancy Ltd, James co-founded Perfect World Communications in 2001. James has extensive knowledge of technology, software and training, and how to maximise their combined effectiveness across different platforms. Contact


From the central Charles Street Car Park, head up the stairs towards Waitrose. Turn left up the walkway from Waitrose, and turn right onto South Street. Durngate Street is the first road on your right. About half way down on the left, just past the Walnut Grove café, is a small mews – turn left into the Mews and our doorway is the first on the left. We are on the second floor, in the first studio to your right.

27 Durngate Street, Dorchester, DT1 1JP, UK

01305 261450