What’s new: Little Jerk Balloons

What’s new: Little Jerk Balloons

Parents know that sometimes, very occasionally, even the most adorable and angelic child can be a bit of a jerk. Little Jerk Balloons™ are for those moments. They can withstand hours of interrogation, ...Read more

Main events

Main events

Weddings, anniversaries, new babies, Father’s Day, a housewarming. Brief Greetings — one word outside, one word inside — is a set of 10 cards that covers a year’s worth of occasions. And it’s free wit ...Read more

Stuff we love: Designer baking

Stuff we love: Designer baking

STUDIOLAV is a multidisciplinary design studio founded by Loukas Angelou and Vasso Asfi. They created Designer Baking in response to Athens’ Skoufa Gallery’s call to develop a contemporary work around ...Read more

Have you met Hillvetica?

Have you met Hillvetica?

When Hillary Clinton announced she was running for President, one of the biggest discussions was about her choice of logotype. Now designer Rick Wolff is raising money to finance the cost of Glyphs so ...Read more

Stuff we love: typographic chocolate

Stuff we love: typographic chocolate

Typographic Chocolate is a student project by Lisa-Marie Peters and Christian Pannickee. They were tasked with creating a typographic product for the Museum of Letters Berlin, so they created a chocol ...Read more

Wine. Oh, wine.

Wine. Oh, wine.

We love wine. A lot. Which is good, because apparently there are some health benefits to the (moderate) drinking of it. But we figure you can’t have enough reasons to enjoy a glass, so here are 10 mor ...Read more

An unforgettable reading lamp

An unforgettable reading lamp

PhD candidate Matthias Laschke and professor Marc Hassenzahl at the Folkwang University of the Arts in Germany created Pleasurable Troublemakers, a collection of household goods designed to encourage ...Read more

DIY: Cheers to Valentine’s Day

DIY: Cheers to Valentine’s Day

  No matter what your relationship status, nothing goes better with Valentine’s Day than a drink. That’s right. Nothing. We created a set of paper drink tags — and some recipes — for you to make your ...Read more

What’s new: Lukewarm Balloons

What’s new: Lukewarm Balloons

  Our new Lukewarm Balloons are for people who have more realistic — and significantly less passionate — views about love. Call us hopeless romantics, but we think the best part of a relationship ...Read more

Stuff we love: A to Zoë

Stuff we love: A to Zoë

Tommy Perez, a designer from Murrieta, California, created this wonderful series of letters using food. It’s a collaboration with his two-year-old daughter Zoë, which makes it extra adorable. All imag ...Read more

Holiday DIY: Ombre ornaments

Holiday DIY: Ombre ornaments

Christmas movies and specials have played a big role in the way we cherish this time of year. There’s nothing better than watching A Charlie Brown Christmas, or How the Grinch Stole Christmas. They gi ...Read more

Holiday DIY: Gold-dipped feather gift tags

Holiday DIY: Gold-dipped feather gift tags

by guest blogger Kelly Emerald Hart of Handmade for Eisley What you’ll need: Feathers Scissors Glitter Paint (I use all-purpose home decor paint because the jar has a wide mouth for dipping the feathe ...Read more

Holiday DIY: Typographic wire ornaments

Holiday DIY: Typographic wire ornaments

by guest blogger Vanessa Brady of Tried and True. WHAT YOU’LL NEED 12 gauge wire Baker’s twine Pliers Tape Superglue A cursive typeface for your word. We used Lakeside by Mark Simonson. STEP ONE Print ...Read more

DIY Kit: Christmas snow globe

DIY Kit: Christmas snow globe

What you’ll need: Christmas Snow Globe Kit Hot-glue gun Water or Toy car Fake snow Mason jar White felt Miniature tree Twine or string STEP ONE Start by gluing a round piece of white felt to the botto ...Read more

DIY: Clay monogram gift tags

DIY: Clay monogram gift tags

What you’ll need: Bookmania by Mark Simonson Polymer clay Rolling pin X-ACTO knife Gold spray paint Baker’s twine Skewer or toothpick Oven STEP ONE Unwrap your polymer clay and begin to soften the cla ...Read more

Holiday DIY: Felted sweater stockings

Holiday DIY: Felted sweater stockings

Our friend and Uppercut art director Karen Chu Gervais wanted to make personalized stockings for her family that had a vintage feel, which she created by recycling old sweaters. We love them and asked ...Read more

DIY: Typographic ceramic pet dishes

DIY: Typographic ceramic pet dishes

What you’ll need: Ceramic bowl(s) Vinyl cutter (we used a silhouette machine) Vinyl X-ACTO knife Your favorite typeface (we used Proxima Nova by Mark Simonson) Glaze and kiln (We went to our local pot ...Read more