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Notorious Baldies

Notorious Baldies

Category: Illustration,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Oct 7th 2013
No. of comments: 2

Fernando Perottoni illustrates some of pop culture's most notorious bald heads. Can you guess them all? Who would've thought the top of someone's head could be so recogniseable. ...

Not For Rental

Not For Rental

Category: Design / Print, Design / Typography, Designers/Studios, Events/Exhibitions,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jul 9th 2013
No. of comments: 0

The Not For Rental exhibition is currently showing at 71a Gallery in London, showcasing around 300 awesome film-based pieces of work, all to be auctioned off for charity. Each piece is inspired by a film - but nowhere can it say what film it is they're referencing. The brainchild of best mates and designers ...

Why did this take so long?

Why did this take so long?

Category: Design / Typography,

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Posted: Mar 5th 2013
No. of comments: 0

  Designer Andrew Clifford Capener has designed a beautiful little limited edition scrabble set. I think it's ace! I can't actually believe I've never seen one before? I guess thats said about all great ideas ;) ...

Linotype: The Film

Category: Design / Print, Design / Typography,

Posted by: Sarah
Posted: Nov 27th 2012
No. of comments: 0

Thanks to the Reform Creative Blog we discovered the trailer for 'Linotype: The Film'. 'Linotype: The Film is a feature-length documentary centered around the Linotype type casting machine. Called the "Eighth Wonder of t...
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Why Street Art Matters

Why Street Art Matters

Category: Architecture, Art, Colour, Illustration,

Posted by: Peter
Posted: Oct 25th 2011
No. of comments: 0

Always an amazing resource for colour inspiration, the coolhunter has once again delivered. Some insightful commentary on the state of the concrete jungles many of us call home — and a case made for them not having to be so cold... "So here’s a challenge to you:...

To intern or not to intern - Pip Jamieson

To intern or not to intern - Pip Jamieson

Category: Interviews / Individual, Resources / Educational,

Posted by: Jen
Posted: Sep 19th 2011
No. of comments: 0

Some wise words from The Loop's Pip Jamieson (featured on the Desktop website) on whether or not to take an internship. "For employers, it’s not only a wonderful chance to give back to the industry, and help shape the seniors of tomorrow; it’s a...

Typographic Trees

Typographic Trees

Category: Design / Typography, Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Jen
Posted: Sep 6th 2011
No. of comments: 0

I can't believe I was in Crawley (UK) not so long ago and had no idea that this amazing project was in the library. For Crawley's new library designed by architects Penoyre and Prasard, artist Gordon Young created a ‘forest’ of oak columns which are sited throughout the library and installed fro...

Graphic Nothing / Some Prints

Graphic Nothing / Some Prints

Category: Art, Colour, Design / Print,

Posted by: Jen
Posted: Sep 5th 2011
No. of comments: 0

"Can you tell what it is yet?" How cool are these simplified versions of the 'Mona Lisa', 'The Scream', Jackson Pollock's 'Number 8' and, a bit more randomly, the Scooby Doo crew! Some really gorgeous patterns and colours happening on Gary Andrew Clarke's Graphic Nothing and ...

It's Not a Quiz… Night

It's Not a Quiz… Night

Category: Other Design Fields,

Posted by: Andrea
Posted: Aug 3rd 2011
No. of comments: 0

The inaugral—It's Not a Quiz… Night was held in Brisbane July 2011 We had a great turn out of hungry designers who battled it out for the title of Quiz Masters! Teams: 27 Beach-Ya  27 Dreamy Last Saul 29 T-Saul 41 The unaligned drop shadow gradients 43 Barry the Snail...
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Infographic of the day: Why should you care about typography

Infographic of the day: Why should you care about typography

Category: Design / Typography,

Posted by: Peter
Posted: Aug 9th 2011
No. of comments: 0

A nice little type refresher, with some especially relevant tips in the comments at the bottom of the page. ...
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