The 80’s heavy metal scene left us with a vast collection of album covers that were clearly a very large part of the culture at the time. The album covers were a visual counterpart to the music, and just like the music they invoked a sense of place and a unique type of atmosphere. Images of … Continue reading 80’s metal album covers travel back in time
Starbucks is keeping up with the sense of pace that they create and manage for its ubiquitous brand.
High-end British store Selfridges & Co. re-launched their house brand packaging system that covers over 100 products. Their house brand did not set itself apart much on the shelves. Now it is eye catching, forward thinking, clear, concise, and decidedly modern. It has a hip new attitude that inspires confidence in their product line. Black … Continue reading House brand packaging breaks from the pack
If you like Type–and who doesn’t? Check out the new Typography Daily site from the folks at Designer Daily. Full of inspiration, links to free typefaces, typographic experiments, and very good reading material, the site doesn’t disappoint so far.