Laura Braconnier

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DIY wallet from a simple paper bag

The idea came to Taiwanese designer Mr Zhou when his old wallet fell apart and realized that he could easily create a new one.<p>All you need is a …

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Today is the Day Pocket Planner by Jessica Hische

The <i>Today is the Day</i> pocket planner looks like those old hardcover books with gold lettered-titles.<p>The Art Deco-inspired interior planner pages include full-page typographical illustrations of quotations by Emily Dickinson (“Forever is Composed of Nows”), Emily Bronte (“I’ve dreamt in my life dreams that have stayed with me”), John Gardner, Anthony D’Angelo, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and others.<p>The spine reminds you to “write every day”, and the back cover exhorts you to make it happen.

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The concept for this biographical book cover series was centered around the author’s place of origin, and features elements that directly…

<i>The concept for this biographical book cover series was centered around the author’s place of origin, and features elements that directly reference those places. A papercraft technique was used to create a three dimensional landscape scene which would enforce the idea of the author’s setting and help achieve a sense of cohesiveness through out the series.</i><p><i>I chose to incorporate fences and other small icons to depict the author’s life and to help illustrate what kind of environment these literary</i> …

Penguin Drop Caps Series by Jessica Hische and Paul Buckley

Jessica Hische and Paul Buckley have collaborated on an exciting new project, a series of cover designs for classic literature featuring Jessica’s Drop Caps. The first six titles, below, look pretty amazing.

Iconic Graphic Designer Milton Glaser on Art, Education, and the Kindness of the Universe

Milton Glaser — legendary mastermind of the famous I♥NY logo, author of delightful and little-known vintage children’s books, notorious notebook-doodler, modern-day sage of art and purpose — is celebrated by many as the greatest graphic designer alive. From <b>How to Think Like a Great Graphic Designer</b> …

BBC’s The Beauty of Books: Penguin, Orwell, and the Paperback Cover Design Revolution

It’s been argued that a new golden age of book design is upon us. But, as iconic graphic designer Massimo Vignelli famously declared, <i>“a designer without a sense of history is worth nothing.”</i> How the history of book design fertilizes its present is precisely what the BBC series <i>The Beauty of Books</i> …

What Makes Iconic Design: Lessons from the Visual History of the London Underground Logo

The London Underground is renowned around the world for its iconic map, which has sprouted a number of creative derivatives and parodies, and its formidable legacy of graphic design. But most legendary and celebrated of all is its bar-and-circle logo — also known as the bulls-eye or the roundel — …

Metamorphose: 1999 Documentary Reveals the Life & Work of Artist M.C. Escher

Made in 1999 by Dutch director Jan Bosdriesz, the documentary <i>Metamorphose: M.C. Escher, 1898-1972</i> takes its title from one of Escher’s more …

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before<p>after<p>Launched in 2009 at SXSW Interactive (obvs!) as a stand-alone app allowing users to check in at a location and see other users’ location, …

Dangerous Curves Ahead

New<p>Now that Brazil has recovered from the World Cup — the organizing part not the getting-their-ass-whooped part — the country can focus its energy …

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BOLTgroup's Gigs 2 Go Recyclable Micro USB Drives Make It Easy to Share Info Anywhere

Gigs 2 Go is a credit-card-sized pack of USB flash drives made from molded paper pulp, designed with one thing in mind: sharing. When you need to …

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