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Forest Design Week – Event Identity Design by Anastasia Kolesnikova

Event Identity Design for Forest Design Week.<p>Anastasia Kolesnikova is a young Krasnodar, Russia based designer with more than 3 years of experience. …

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…well maybe just one person. But she promised she won’t tell anyone, so don’t worry it’s totally cool.

typographybooks:

With so many amazing typefaces out there it is easy to lose hours exploring and pairing fonts to get the perfect design. The Big Book of Font Combinations changes all that.<p>This amazing resource streamlines your research by putting a working historical record of the most incredibly influential typefaces in graphic design history in your hands. This endlessly inspiring and time saving guide has been <b>compiled by expert font lovers</b> to help professional designers, students and hobbyists dig deep and …

Exclusive: Nike fires majority of FuelBand team, will stop making wearable hardware

Nike is gearing up to shutter its wearable-hardware efforts, and the sportswear company this week fired the majority of the team responsible for the development of its FuelBand fitness tracker, a person familiar with the matter told CNET.<p>"As a fast-paced, global business we continually align …

Why Is Facebook Blue? The Science Behind Colors In Marketing

Turns out, something as simple as tweaking the color of a button changes user behavior or endears people to your product. Buffer’s Leo Widrich explains the importance of color in website and brand design.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the</i> …

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The happy secret to better work

We believe we should work hard in order to be happy, but could we be thinking about things backwards? In this fast-moving and very funny talk, …

Japanese Vitamin Water Commercial Is 'Unique' | Keri & Greg in the Morning

No, we aren't sure what is happening in this new Japanese Vitamin Water commercial, but it sure is unique and cool. Maybe we'll get thirsty while we …

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These Intergalactic Travel Posters Look Like They Were Designed By Don Draper

If you could fly to Pluto on a 1950s-era Pan Am flight, this is what the advertisements would look like.<p>How do you get average non-nerds interested in learning factoids about the solar system? If you’re celebrity astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson, you host a multimillion-dollar relaunch of <i>Cosmos</i>. …

Nike+ Fuel Lab Launches in San Francisco

In a pivotal moment for the expansion of Nike+, Nike has launched the brand new Nike+ Fuel Lab in<p>In a pivotal moment for the expansion of Nike+, Nike …

Instagram reaches 200 million users, more than 20 billion photos

Photo-sharing social network Instagram announced this week that it now has 200 million monthly active users.<p>The milestone is an indicator for healthy user growth on the service, which Facebook purchased for $1 billion nearly two years ago.<p>Instagram said it reached 100 million users in February …

First Aid Kits | By Best Made Company

Best Made Company is dedicated to outdoor products that are timeless and can pass down for generations. Their classic First Aid Kits are securely …

Twitter preparing up to 15 new types of ads, says Wall Street Journal

Twitter plans to roll out up to 15 new types of timeline advertisements over the next six months, <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> reports. The first batch of new ad styles will reportedly debut "in a few weeks." One of those — a type of ad that allows users to quickly download smartphone apps with a tap — …

It’s Getting Harder to Separate Advertising From Entertainment

The world of branded content has changed. Suddenly branded movies and TV shows are competing for the same marketing dollar and chunk of free time as …

Did An Ad Agency Just Create “The World’s Most Beautiful Sustainable Font?”

With Ryman Eco, a typeface that uses 33% less ink than standard fonts and 27% less ink than the leading sustainable font, Grey London says it has created an eco-friendy and beautifully designed font alternative.<p>When a story about a young boy who determined (erroneously, some say) that the …

Young Creatives: Future Lions Issues Call for Entries

The annual Future Lions global student creative competition, hosted by agency AKQA and the Cannes International Festival of Creativity, is now open …

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Highlight the Remarkable<p>Work by DDB Germany for Stabilo Boss<p>News<p>Introducing Muse by Clio<p>The new home for inspiring stories of creativity<p>Campaign …

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Ad of the Day: Coke and Pepsi Storm the Field With Dueling World Cup Campaigns

World Cup fever is heating up fast. Soon you'll need one of the globe's two major soda brands to help you cool down.<p>Following the release of Nike's …

Nike’s ‘Just Do It,’ the Last Great Advertising Slogan, Turns 25

Nike's "Just do it" slogan, unveiled 25 years ago this month by Wieden + Kennedy, might be the last great tagline in advertising history.<p>Yes, other …

Why Office for iPad Took 4 Years to Get Here

Microsoft just unveiled Office for iPad. The move makes complete sense. The iPad, after all, is by far the strongest and most popular tablet platform …

How to Tell if Your Social Media Efforts Are Paying Off

Monitoring and measuring your social media efforts is essential. Here are the two metrics to watch.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book Tweet Naked, online marketing expert and social media agency CEO Scott Levy provides the critical information entrepreneurs</i> …

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1966 Little Honda P25 | By Chicara Nagata

Over the past years we have featured many custom bike builds, but none as unusual and unique as this. This minimalist work of art is a creation by …

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Sochi 2014: 10 amazing helmet designs at the Winter Olympics – in pictures

From glowing brains to a multi-coloured ram’s skull, there are some outrageous helmet designs at this year’s Olympics. These skeleton competitors have been showing theirs off during practice sessions in recent days

Curriculum Vitae from Anton Yermolov

How To Stand Out – Creative Curriculum Vitae.<p>There are so many creative designers out there. Ukrainian graphic designer and illustrator Anton …

[ GIF ] Herman Miller Illustration

A while back, I worked with Concept A to create these and a few other illustrations to help describe a new purchasing process for Herman Miller. My …

Thrive Yamaha XS650 Motorcycle

We've seen vehicle designed influenced by a lot of different things — but wood-burning stoves? Now that's new. And that's also the inspiration behind …

typographybooks:

An Essay on Typography was first published in 1931, instantly recognized as a classic, and has long been unavailable. It represents Gill at his best opinionated, fustian, and consistently humane. It is his only major work on typography and remains indispensable for anyone interested in the art of letter forms and the presentation of graphic information.<p>This manifesto, however, is not only about letters their form, fit, and function but also about man’s role in an industrial society. As Gill …

Transworld Surf Magazine Redesign by Wedge & Lever

Transworld Surf.<p>San Diego, California based independent graphic design studio Wedge & Lever was entrusted with the redesign of the Transworld Surf …

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CES 2014: Wearables, connected appliances, automated cars, and curved TVs

LAS VEGAS -- That's a wrap: CES 2014 is history.<p>As the largest global gathering for the consumer electronics and technology industry, the International CES is always viewed as a barometer for where tech is headed in the coming year. To be sure, part of that trend is that many once cutting-edge …