March 28, 2011 § 3 Comments

January 27, 2011 § Leave a comment

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(from beginbeing.com)

January 4, 2011 § Leave a comment

I totally dig this architecture+type project by student Lisa Rienermann. A whole new way of looking at buildings from below that I never considered.

January 3, 2011 § Leave a comment

I need this. It’s orange. It’s an ampersand. It’s wooden. Perfect!

From etsy shop Hindsvik.

November 28, 2010 § 2 Comments

Ahhh ampersands.

I love them. And I think I just found my new favorite tumblr: three hundred and sixty five. It posts an ampersand in a new font each day. Recent favorites:

Helvetica

October 13, 2010 § 1 Comment

NERD ALERT.

Today I watched the Helvetica documentary that came out to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the font. The idea of a documentary about a typeface really doesn’t seem like it would tickle most, but I found it so interesting.

The font was designed 50s as a clear, modern typeface and its name is from the Latin name for Switzerland. Today it is still one of the most used fonts in the world. Apparently it’s more in our faces than I previously thought. Here are just a few of the places we can see it:

Origami Typography

October 10, 2010 § Leave a comment

Wonderful as a set, confusing individually. Great concept.

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