The year I discovered Sagmeister



Party banner for 2 new partners (Natasha Jen and Emily Oberman) to Pentagram – designed by Eddie Opara. Super simple, lovely idea.

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No idea where I stumbled across these…

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Always with Honor

I have come across some of Always with Honor’s (AWH) work within the pages of Monocle and Information is Beautiful, it is through Graphic Birdwatching that I have put a name to the work. AWH are Tyler Lang and Elsa Chaves…a blog and shop as well…

Really cute, bold style…pics from their site…

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It’s Nice That No.8

Added to the wishlist…

It’s Nice That No.8 – ‘Content includes interviews with architect John Pawson, art double act John Wood and Paul Harrison, design legend Paula Scher and art collective Slavs and Tatars. Of course, there’s the usual blend of original features and mini profiles as well.’ Words and pic It’s Nice That.

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Erik Kessels @ D&AD

Via the D&AD on twitter

Erik Kessels student brief: ‘It always rains in your country. Make a poster for visitors to the UK explaining why so much rain is attractive. Don’t be sarcastic. After all, rain can be romantic, useful or beautiful.’ More work featured on the link (the shortlist).

Work featured Becky Wilkes – Staffordshire Uni: Nick Yates – Manchester School of Art

Becky Wilkes

Nick Yates 1

Nick Yates 2

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Port issue 5

Well anything that Matt Willey (Studio 8) does is always worth a mention…so check these 55 seconds of him ‘struggling with the type on the front cover of issue 5 of Port magazine’ – a little glimpse behind the curtain…

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I’m Going to Saks (Fifth Avenue) – Pentagram

Lazy post – seen via What Makes UsPentagram’s work for Saks Fifth Avenue…
Images from What Makes Us…


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Magma: The Woods print

Added to my wish list…

Magma have teamed up with Redstone Press to produce three new prints – The Sunset, The Snowman & Bear Cub – and one re-print – The Woods – for winter 2011.’

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Sophie Barbier

Seen via (Graphic) Birdwatching: some lovely work from Sophie Barbier
(loads more on her site…too tired to write any more!)


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Seen some work by Face in the past. Just really clean beautiful design, in their words ‘intelligence-driven supermodernist design studio’. Based in Monterrey Mexico…A whole host of great work on their site. Pocketmag seen via Design Work Life.

Couple of projects featured: Page magazine + Pocketmag

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