Showing posts with label graphic design. Show all posts
Showing posts with label graphic design. Show all posts

October 10, 2012

just my type











beautiful type & script.

via 1. pargasm // 2. poppytalk // 3. style me pretty // 4. redbubble // 5. unknown  // 6. french laundry // 7. neither snow // 8. moi. (monika z.) // 9. unknown // 10. kathryn sutcliffe //

collecting here

June 2, 2012

May 30, 2012

nice package

My day job is as a graphic designer, a job I love, having been lucky to work for & with organizations & people I can really get behind. But designing packaging for my own ventures is most satisfying, indeed.

November 4, 2011

modern art

Lavish photos for an Yves Saint Laurent ad campaign based on Old Masters paintings. Such lush, saturated colors. I love the swapping (or addition) of male & female roles.

from here via here

June 27, 2011

les belles recettes

Vintage French cookbooks made for American audiences, including first editions of the Cordon Bleu & the Art of French Cooking Volume II. I love the illustrations & design of the charming Peter Pauper Press editions, so I threw in a non-Gallic example from my collection as well. Bon appetit!

April 26, 2011

become someone else

A clever advertising campaign for Mint Vinetu bookstore to inspire people to read the classics. The Lithuanian agency Love explains their approach this way:

When one reads books, he/she starts living it and identifies (or not) with main hero. These print ads for the Mint Vinetu bookstore, which sells lots of classics, focuses on the idea of becoming someone else. And provokes people to try on different personas.

from here via here

April 11, 2011

feast for the eyes

Czech book covers from the 1960s, courtesy of the incredibly comprehensive book-related design collection at 50 Watts. Definitely worth a gander.

from here

March 15, 2011

got it covered II

more well-loved volumes from around our home