THE CREAM IN YOUR COFFEE: 10.14.10

Source I hope these Helvetica cookie cutters are up for sale soon! The Grid System: The ultimate resource in grid systems. Typeface Memory Game makes a great gift for the Typography enthusiast. Teux Deux: Iphone App for those obsessed with creating to do lists (guilty). 10 Common Typography Mistakes written by Brian Hoff.

TYPOGRAPHIC: Naked Type

Beautiful and clever series of posters created  by typographic genius:  Juan Carlos Pagan.

ANDROGYNOUS

Calvin Klein Fall/Winter 2010 ANDROGYNOUS: having an ambiguous sexual identity. There has been a rise of androgyny in mainstream culture and society is embracing it with open arms. It appears everywhere from fashion cultures to gay and lesbian communities. Check out this article which poses the question, is Androgyny Becoming Global? I feel like there’s […]

HAPPY OCTOBER

Kirsten Dunst photographed by David LaChapelle for Rolling Stone Ghosts and ghouls. Pumpkin Spice lattes. Scare Crows. Wigs & false lashes. Trick or Treat, October is finally here and I am a very excited little girl. Halloween makes October my favorite month. I have officially declared Sunday nights as Scary movie night. I want to […]

RUNNING WITH THE BEAST

zZz – Running with the Beast from Conditional Design on Vimeo. A statement concerning animal welfare can be read here. Source Conditional designer Roel Wouters is the mastermind who directed this video which was created for the track ‘Running with the Beast’ of the latest album of zZz. Roel and his team created the conditions […]

THE CREAM IN YOUR COFFEE: 9.28.10

Marco Graziani Aji Dulce by Marco Graziani. A true inspiration. Fascinating history: 40 years of Op-Ed illustrations from the New York Times. Joanne Faith writes an article on Why fashion brands can’t afford to ignore social media. I’m delving into the world of textile & pattern design. Print & Pattern offers lots of inspiration. Becky […]

TYPOGRAPHIC: Fantastic Vogue

Organizing my magazine collection today I ran into this Fantastic Vogue UK issue from December 2008. I remember seeing it at a friends house and having to have it. She let me keep it and I have loved it ever since. It really is fantastic. It has whimsically designed and detailed type throughout the issue. We […]

WHO DIED AND MADE YOU BOSS?

Victore’s book: Who Died and Made You  Boss? Don’t miss out on Brooklyn based illustrator/designer, James Victore’s lecture and book signing. Victore’s work is thought provoking, loud, unforgiving, and humorous. His use of graphic design as a powerful tool for change makes him unique. He makes his voice heard and is more concerned with the […]

FALL BEAUTY 2010

I love to watch the transition between summers light, fun, and flirty looks into falls sultry and seductive beauty. If summer is a sun goddess fall is a seductive mistress. The Fall 2010 runway shows revealed faces that were captivating, neutral, and bold. The looks were as mesmerizing as they were wearable. Beauty trends range […]

CREAM IN YOUR COFFEE: 9.16.10

Photo by Christopher Kilkus. Angel A. Acevedo gives tips on creating Vintage & Light Leaks, a very popular trend in photographic style and blogs about the inspiring work of photographer Christopher Kilkus. Check out the submissions for the Behance : Mind Blowing Color Competition. Geek Chic on Fashion Served. I’m all about it. Let color […]