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This is Paper Inaugural Issue

This is Paper Inaugural Issue

I have long been a reader of ThisisPaper, a site filled with wonderfully curated stories and now they are publishing their first printed magazine: Inaugural Issue, a more tactile creation containing stories. However, to move the publication forward, this ad-free magazine needs to gain at least 250 orders to cover...
Hyperkit

Hyperkit

Hyperkit is a design studio started by husband and wife team Kate Sclater and Tim Balaam in 2001. The studio holds an impressive collateral of work mainly in visual identity, and print and publication. Authenticity has always been at the heart of our approach. Clients come from a wide range...
Freytag Anderson

Freytag Anderson

BERG Studio has recently joined affiliation with Effektive and now known as Freytag Anderson (a joint partnership of Daniel Freytag and Greig Anderson), an independent design studio for print, screen and environment. Some of their new work is now available on their site. Also BERG’s Edition of 100 project is still...
Glory Glory

Glory Glory

Glory Glory is a project and curation by Nick Blakeman, Alex Brown and Craig Oldham. An exhibition was held last week to feature A1 typographic posters based on football chants by designers and studios. The proceeds will help aid the charity British Blind Sport that would enable blind and visually impaired individuals to...
Beller

Beller

Magnificent Cloche desk lamp and Drifted Chairs from Norwegian Lars Beller Fjetland, founder of Beller.   Fjetland grew up on the west coast of Norway, where he has nurtured a lifelong fascination for the marriage of function with the finest of nature’s materials in furniture, interiors and lighting.
Made by Hand

Made by Hand

An excellent project of short films from the Bureau of Common Goods, to promote independent artisans who developed a passion for their craft and seek ways for a sustainable living.  Made by Hand was created out of the belief that the things we collect, consume, use, and share are part of who we...
David Ehrenstråhle

David Ehrenstråhle

David Ehrenstråhle, a product designer based in Sweden, is well known for his Guide To maps of cities such as Paris and New York. He’s recently printed 2013 Guide to Manhattan, Bombay, Paris, and San Francisco. Not only are these tourist souvenirs but these long archival maps with the large...
Objets Mécaniques

Objets Mécaniques

Montreal based shop Objets Mécaniques produce handmade everyday items made from local and reclaimed materials.
Longton

Longton

Comprehensive portfolio of Michael Longton, the founder of Longton based in Australia. We believe that in today’s diverse media system, design must be reactive. It needs to respond to the stimulus of market demands, evoke attention and be compelling.
Bryan Nash Gill

Bryan Nash Gill

Artist Bryan Nash Gill made these beautiful woodcut prints of concentric organic lines from cross-section barks of trees.
Meneo

Meneo

Brilliant work from graphic design studio Meneo, based in Bilbao, Spain.  
Design Bolaget

Design Bolaget

  Works by Design Bolaget from Denmark, that one would spend hours marveling at.
Teacake

Teacake

  Teacake Design‘s comprehensive work based in Manchester. Inspired by traditional craft values our approach is fuelled with interests and passions beyond the creative industry. We aim to offer forward thinking ideas and at the heart of our work is the desire to provide bespoke solutions, tailored to suit our...
Pantograph

Pantograph

  Three beautiful utilitarian typefaces from StudioMakgill, available through Colophon.
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Northern Lighting

Northern Lighting

Northern Lighting has been manufacturing modern lighting to Europe and Asia for nearly a decade. This Norwegian company is known for its modern designs from sleek and elegant desk lamps to a sculptural moose head wall lamp. Their latest catalogue was designed and bound by a design studio started by Christian Bielke and Martin Yang Stousland...
Edition 2

Edition 2

David Bennett of Visuelle recently announced Edition 2, a second publication of works from artists featured on their site on 2013.
Evolution Door

Evolution Door

Austrian artist Klemens Torggler has reinvented the mechanics of a traditional door, without fixed hinges and a doorknob, he’s created a non-obtrusive entryway design called Evolution Door or flip panel door. Made of wood, steel, or glass this functional door appears to be more of a sculptural piece, which folds seamlessly like rotating origami squares and works...
Closed Cities

Closed Cities

There has been a handful of cities around the globe that were blocked off from maps until this last century. Private residential areas, quarries, and plantations from Qatar, Algeria, Chile, Siberia, and Argentina all cast traces of occupied settlements or a once progressing community but are now in decline due to limited resources or political...
Kory Westerhold

Kory Westerhold

Kory Westerhold is an art director and designer with an impressive clientele list. Westerhold also keeps a blog for his photographs of the city and some breathtaking shots of landscapes.
Inwear

Inwear

Homework created this handsome brand paper goods and campaigns for european brand Inwear. Homework specializes in brand identity mainly in fashion, design, and luxury goods, they are based in Denmark.  
This is Paper Inaugural Issue

This is Paper Inaugural Issue

I have long been a reader of ThisisPaper, a site filled with wonderfully curated stories and now they are publishing their first printed magazine: Inaugural Issue, a more tactile creation containing stories. However, to move the publication forward, this ad-free magazine needs to gain at least 250 orders to cover the expenses. To learn more...
Editions of 100

Editions of 100

Editions of 100 has recently launched their new website. Along with the new joint affiliation between Greig Anderson and Daniel Freytag, also founder of Editions of 100, there have been new prints produced now available on their site. They’ve also included free homescreen wallpapers free for grabs through ‘Pay with a Tweet’ on their site....
Passport

Passport

A contemporary yet classic approach to their brand Passport, an independent design bureau of Jonathan Finch and Rosalind Stoughton, chose its identity to reflect culture and international design that influenced their practice.
Cereal Magazine

Cereal Magazine

London based quarterly magazine Cereal has its fourth volume available on their newly redesigned site. Read a few articles from their latest issue.
Jewish International Film Festival

Jewish International Film Festival

A colorful and diverse approach to the 2012 Jewish International Film Festival by Studio Round. The aim was to reposition the festival as a contemporary, forward-thinking selection of international Jewish films, and move it away from its stereotypes. The concept was centred around the idea of different worlds colliding, the contemporary and traditional, and the...
Tasaki

Tasaki

Besotted by this typeface created by Kontrapunkt for the identity of jewelry brand Tasaki based on traditional Japanese brush calligraphy. Kontrapunkt won a bronze award for its packaging design. We developed a custom Tasaki typeface for their logomark and overall communication. The logotype has a classic serif look with details such as a soft feminine...
Hyperkit

Hyperkit

Hyperkit is a design studio started by husband and wife team Kate Sclater and Tim Balaam in 2001. The studio holds an impressive collateral of work mainly in visual identity, and print and publication. Authenticity has always been at the heart of our approach. Clients come from a wide range of sectors and are typically...
Sample

Sample

Pale ale Australian beer Sample was inspired by classic and experimental recipes that brings diverse taste from each brewed batch. Aware of the saturated market on beverage packaging, Longton worked on their brand with a minimal and clean approach. Sample is a new concept in the boutique beer market and required a well thought out brand...
Land

Land

Land, a collaborative effort by designers Caleb Everitt and Ryan Rhodes whose impressive work includes hand drawn typography and a strong inclination towards the classic old American rustic style evident in most of their pieces.
Freytag Anderson

Freytag Anderson

BERG Studio has recently joined affiliation with Effektive and now known as Freytag Anderson (a joint partnership of Daniel Freytag and Greig Anderson), an independent design studio for print, screen and environment. Some of their new work is now available on their site. Also BERG’s Edition of 100 project is still available, though their site is...
Chris Burkard

Chris Burkard

Chris Burkard has been a photographer since he was 19 and now a professional photographer for Surfer magazine. When I read an interview of Chris on VSCO a few months back, I couldn’t help but think of all the sights and adventures he’s been to. I myself fancied doing some field work as an oceanographer or geologist spending...
Glory Glory

Glory Glory

Glory Glory is a project and curation by Nick Blakeman, Alex Brown and Craig Oldham. An exhibition was held last week to feature A1 typographic posters based on football chants by designers and studios. The proceeds will help aid the charity British Blind Sport that would enable blind and visually impaired individuals to have access and opportunities in...
Merchant and Mills

Merchant and Mills

Some wonderful packaging from British shop Merchant and Mills from the archive of Graphic Exchange.
Typegroup

Typegroup

Typegroup is a type and foundry production facility based in Dublin, Ireland. Their site features two of their typeface Orga and Kettle available to purchase and download.