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lettering Thoughts on lettering typography

i-D magazine – birthday time

i-D is a British based design/fashion mag that’s 30 years old. Cause for celebration. This is a link to an article posted on the Financial Times website that might have gone unnoticed. (I used to work at the FT so have an old-fashioned regard for the paper.)

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/ae9e91e6-f360-11df-b34f-00144feab49a.html?ftcamp=rss&ftcamp=crm/email/20101122/nbe/ArtsLeisure/product

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Typographic ephemera

More on car logos

Following on from a post made a few days ago on car logos/emblems. This is something along the lines of what I mean. These shots taken from cars in a yard (my brother-in-law’s actually – he’s a panel beater). They show the change over time.

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Typographic ephemera

Ephemera – signage

I love the way the letters on this sign have taken on a life of their own. They are self-adhesive letters and in the Australian sun over the years have started to unpick and curl at the edges, while the E is off on its own party.