Cute 3D illustrations by Teodoru Badiu of Vienna, Austria.
Don't Drink and Drive
“Pretty straightforward message. You get to see how your car is going to look like.”
White Paper Press
About fifteen years ago, Sara Burgess put an x-acto blade to an unfinished sketchbook. She liked the silhouettes, the relationship between positive and negative space – still does. Today, she draws and then cuts, slicing thousands of lines until a story emerges – seeing and planning for what stays versus what falls away. She says things like, “your brain has to think of what...
Loving the lighting and colours in the amazing work of photographer Bruno Dayan.
The Bourgeois Brass Knuckle
“The Bourgeois Brass Knuckle is a cross between two iconic objects whose cultural and socio-economic associations lie at opposite ends of the spectrum from one another. Originally designed by Jonathan Sabine, the BBK was later produced in a numbered limited edition run of 50 by the Chromoly studio. Each chrome plated Bourgeois Brass Knuckle came in a laser etched handmade walnut...
Van Gogh’s Paintings Get Tilt-Shifted
Bliss! A book dedicated to sketches of type and typography! Typography Sketchbooks by Steven Heller and Lita Talarico (designed by Ashley Olsson) is now published by Thames and Hudson (UK) and Princeton Architectural Press (USA).
La Vittoria Gala Dinner
Here is some beautiful work by lg2boutique for La Vittoria, a gourmet gala event to raise money for the Breast Cancer Foundation of Quebec. Each year the event’s inspiration is fueled by the home country of the guest chef, and this year’s happened to be Charlie Trotter from Chicago.
“Nacosta is a Los Angeles based band that draws their influences from psychedelic, folk, and rock based sources.” Designed by Sheva Kafai at houseafterhouse, Los Angeles.
What do you get when you have an incredible amount of patience and a delicate hand? Beautiful exploded flower photography like these by Qi Wei.
Peace: The power of metallics
A gorgeous limited-edition print on gold paper by Seb Lester.
Message on a Bottle
This special edition Moët gift set, conceptualised and designed by Alessio Krauss and BloomRoom, comes with a marker to personalise your present.
“For the rebranding of digital agency Manifest, Eight Hour Day took a conceptual approach by exploring the notions of time, human experience, connections and creativity. And as a result, in addition to the usual branding deliverables, the team also developed an impressive 40-character glyph language.” I love how clever this concept is, and how it makes you think...
The Wellington Book
Every page is a delight in this book about Wellington, in New Zealand. Designed by Fitzbeck Creative, and a finalist in the New Zealand Best Awards.
Cool Examples of Dollar Bill Origami
Before I Die...
What is important to you? I’m really impressed by this work of art and inspiration. For more images of what people wrote, visit Candy Chang’s Site. “It’s easy to get caught up in the day-to-day and forget what really matters to you. With help from friends and neighbors, I turned the side of an abandoned house in my neighborhood into a giant chalkboard to invite...
Now that's how you dress a tart!
“Check out Ferroconcrete’s clean, minimal and whimsical branding for früute, who makes all sorts of colorful and interestingly constructed tarts. The brand provides a perfect backdrop to showcase these mini works of art.” - From Design Work Life
Frisky Midget Wines
Today I’m loving these incredibly cute, but quirky wine labels for Killinchy Wines. “When Andrew and Silke Highet took over running the family winery, they wanted to redefine what Killinchy Wines was all about, and develop a brand that really stood out in the marketplace. We took the client through our brand strategy development process, which led us to develop a firmly...
Hard to Ignore Anti-Smoking Campaigns
20 Ways to Tell a Better Brand Story
“Customers don’t buy your results. They buy the story about the difference those results will make. So have amazing ideas, make great things but remember to tell unforgettable true stories. 1. Name and claim a new category. 2. Clearly articulate what you do, without being boring. 3. Give people a great back story that explains why you exist on your about page, bio, profiles and in...
Freddie Mercury Google Doodle
‘A Google doodle tribute to artist, performer, and pioneer Freddie Mercury for his 65th birthday in celebration of Freddie for a Day.’ The full video can be watched on YouTube. - WT -
Great photography by Warren Talmarkes, South Africa.
Little People - Minimiam
‘Minimiam (meaning “Mini Yum”) is a creative union of husband and wife who create these tiny worlds of food with their little people doing their little chores here. Akiko Ida is Japanese and Pierre Javelle is French. They met studying photography at the Paris “Arts Decoratifs” art school.’ Stumbled across these images, had to share them. - WT