Melissa Brunet

1,741 Flips | 8 Magazines | 12 Likes | 15 Following | 39 Followers | @MelissaBrunet | Work: illustration & graphic design with a focus on fashion, lifestyle & art de vivre. Life: art, social involvement, human rights, parenting

These are the 30 most creative women in advertising

But while there have been improvements, women are still seriously under-represented in the industry. That's why each year we put out a call for entries for our annual rankings for the most creative women in Adland.<p>From these nominations, paired with our own research, we selected 30 amazing women. …

Facebook Finally Lets Its Firehose Be Tapped For Marketing Insights Thanks To DataSift

Twitter’s firehose of tweets has long been offered as a goldmine for businesses trying to understand how to improve or market their products, and now Facebook will allow privacy-safe peeks at its treasure trove, too. Today Facebook launched a new insights product called “Topic Data” in the U.S. and …

From Design to Street Art, 5 Looks Inside Great Creators' Notebooks

<i>A round-up of intimate drawings from Meriwether Lewis, Milton Glaser, Stefan Sagmeister, and other bright minds</i><p>The nature and origin of creativity is the subject of many a theory. But, rather than theorizing about it, wouldn't it be great if we could just lift the lid of a great creative mind and …

The Alert Pipe & Supply Co. Of Bay City, Mich. and Austin Machinery Co. Of Toledo, OH. To start the day off with some excellent type. #typehunter #typehunting #badgehunting #vintagebillhead #vintageadvertising

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This is Your House, From a Cat's Eye View

While it may or may not be true that cats rule the planet, plenty of empirical evidence suggests that cats are nonetheless behind major sparks of artistic inspiration from so-called dominant humans, either because or in spite of our pathetic attempts to get on their good side.<p>When you share your …

Michelle Williams for Louis Vuitton

See all the looks from Michelle Williams' new campaign<p>Oscar-nominated actress Michelle Williams is back as the face of Louis Vuitton for spring 2014. Following her successful debut last year, the actress has once again worked with photographer Peter Lindbergh to create a series of sensitive …

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“Out There”

EU rules that phone data retention infringes 'fundamental rights'

European ruling a step further than the US government's<p>The European Union's top court yesterday overturned a ruling that forced European telecoms companies to keep their customers' phone records on file for up to two years. The EU's Court of Justice decreed that the Data Retention Directive, …

Excelsior captured in the wilds of Delaware, OH. #typehunter #typediscovery #vintagefind #oldtype

... I recovered this outstandingly beautiful piece of vintage typo (19th Century) from an old low resolution scan from my archive and cleaned and adapted (color, background, ...) it in PS. ... view full size image here: http://goo.gl/4bi0O0

3 verticals poised for breakout success in Facebook advertising

Over the last five years, a number of industries and consumer verticals have found success with Facebook advertising. From home services to mobile …

Beautiful Portraits of Women and Flowers by Hsiao-Ron Cheng - The Fox Is Black

Hsiao-Ron Cheng is a Taiwanese illustrator who’s blowing my mind with her work. She creates these lovely portraits of women often times surrounded or …

Cragburn Pavilion, Gourock drawn in 1935

Iris Strubegger Models Boyish Attire for Vogue Thailand by Simon Cave

<b>Look Sharp</b>–The April cover story from <i>Vogue Thailand</i> taps <b>Iris Strubegger</b> for a story featuring menswear inspired apparel. Photographed by Simon Cave, …

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Home Work

After I got married I moved into my husband’s apartment, and now I’m in the midst of redecorating it. While on the hunt for a new rug and chairs—pieces to warm up the place—I was oddly inspired by the Proenza Schouler spring and pre-fall collections. The wide-legged gaucho pants, rich suede …

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Fresh Free Fonts - March 2014 Edition

Staying updated with what’s the new thing, and the latest trend in the field of designing is of prime importance. There are some resources, tutorials …

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30 Inspirational Typography Packaging Designs

Using cool typography is a great way to spice up the mojo of any design-related project. Especially when it comes to the packaging design that needs …

11 Impressive Service & App Websites

Back in February we showcased the first list with 11 Incredibly Inspiring Service & App Websites. Since the list was very popular and we had several …

20 Fantastic Free Behance Fonts for Designers

Share!<p>Every designer loves new, high quality fonts! Stay updated and focus on the latest trends! Behance is a great source of freebies and today we …

This Mini-Chemistry Kit Will Let You Know If Your Drink Has Been Drugged

But maybe needing to carry around a mini chemistry kit is part of the problem, not the solution?<p>College-aged girls have heard it before: Never leave your drink alone. But what if there was a way to know, before you even took a sip, if it had been tampered with?<p>According to the National Institute of …

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Robert Reich: Blame big money for our dysfunctional economy

Former secretary of labor weighs in on our latest underwhelming jobs report and the implications of “McCutcheon”<p>What does the Supreme Court’s “McCutcheon” decision this week have to do with today’s jobs report, showing 192,000 new jobs for March?<p>Connect the dots. More than five years after Wall …

Sheryl Sandberg: only female business leaders get asked if they have nannies

Fascination with the ultra-rich spans across the sexes but only female business leaders get asked if they have nannies, Facebook's billionaire No 2 Sheryl Sandberg has said in an interview with the Guardian.<p>The Facebook chief operating officer complained that questions about her wealth were …

Smile Train Breaks Away From Formulaic Charity Advertising In New Campaign

Smile Train, the world’s largest cleft charity, today unveils a new logo and marketing campaign in conjunction with its 1 millionth cleft-repair surgery.<p>The campaign, focused on the U.S. and the U.K. and created by agency SS+K, departs from traditional direct-response charity advertising that …