Posts Tagged “design”

The Office by Paper Donut

by Jill on January 31, 2013

Paper Donut is the work of Alexis Facca, a French freelance designer based in Brussels who specializes in paper art and set design. She has worked for a wide variety of clients on various projects including illustration, motion, set design and (…)

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Conroy Nachtigall

by Brian Paschke on December 14, 2012

This month it is a pleasure to discuss process and inspiration with fellow Canadian designer Conroy Nachtigall. Conroy is known for constructing highly technical yet minimal and intelligent garments for the Arcteryx Veilence line. BP: I think it is important (…)

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Wee Society

by Jill on October 1, 2012

Wee Society is a new brand of children’s products started by the folks behind the design studio, Office. Their offerings include the Wee Alphas, a playful and witty interactive book and learning app for children to learn about letters, and (…)

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Kern and Burn

by Tanya on February 27, 2012

Kern and Burn is an online and print publication that curates discussions, interviews, and essays about design entrepreneurship. Founded by Tim Hoover and Jessica Karle Heltzel, Kern and Burn invites design entrepreneurs who have turned their personal passions into careers (…)

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Malcolm Gladwell Collected

by Tanya on January 13, 2012

What’s better than your favourite Malcolm Gladwell book? How about all of his first three books fully illustrated and packaged together in a nicely designed box set. Designed by Paul Sahre with original drawings by Brian Rea, you can now (…)

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ZVV New Year Cards

by Tanya on July 18, 2011

These Christmas and New Year cards were created for the transportation bond in Zurich, by graphic designer Johannes Breyer as a collaborative project with Larissa Kasper. Using laser cut wood stamps meant to reflect motion and transportation, the cards were (…)

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Salon Modern Branding

by Tanya on June 21, 2011

Studio MPLS, a design studio based in Minneapolis, created the identity and branding platform for Salon Modern. An upscale salon cooperative, Salon Modern is an intimate and personal environment where stylists can invite their clients and provide them with a (…)

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by Tanya on May 31, 2011

Achi is the personal portfolio of designer Andreas Neophytou. He is a London based art director who works with Six Creative, part of the Spring Group. His work is clean, contemporary and elegant. Although he has worked on many attractive (…)

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Design for Download

by Tanya on May 11, 2011

Massimo Vignelli once said “If you can design one thing, you can design everything”. I thought of this quote recently while I was hunting for cost-effective yet space saving furniture to fit into my poorly laid out apartment. Not having (…)

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Design Montréal Open House

by Tanya on May 9, 2011

Montréal Mayor, Gérald Tremblay, recently kicked off Montreal UNESCO City of Design’s fifth anniversary. To celebrate this designation, Montréal is paying tribute to the people who shape our city and our everyday lives. Between May 2011 and May 2012 there (…)

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