Mixing Illustration and Design | By VJ Type

Mixing Illustration and Design | By VJ Type

by Andrew Smith November 19, 2019

Graphic design duo Jérémy Schneider and Violaine Orsoni run a multidisciplinary creative studio in France that focuses on typography, illustration and editorial design.

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Typography Design | by VJ Type

Typography Design | by VJ Type

by Andrew Smith October 20, 2019

VJ Type recently created this fantastic new custom font for Welcome to the Jungle magazine. The typeface has 4 weights and italics. The stylised upper letter forms have a number of clever customised curves. This create some truly bespoke personality, just take a lot at the editorial layout designs below.

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Editorial typography design | Iceberg by Socio Design

Editorial typography design | Iceberg by Socio Design

by Andrew Smith October 13, 2019

Iceberg is an editorial publication produced for KAE. The publication is itself balances both content, layout and typography in a powerful way. The purpose of the newspaper was to act as a voice for KAE to communicate opinion, discoveries and achievements, while establishing a tone of quality not usually achieved in a standard newsletter or online blog format. The result is a highly designed, informative and visually enjoyable piece of work. With the proliferation of digital content (such as this site!) it's a welcome relief to see such a stunning piece of printed work.

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Typography Design | By VJ Type

Typography Design | By VJ Type

by Andrew Smith September 17, 2019 1 Comment

The Violaine & Jérémy studio have now added another stunning font to their collection at VJ-Type foundry. Cako is a quirky combination of unique graphic letter shapes and serifs. 

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Logo Design | By Julia Kostreva

Logo Design | By Julia Kostreva

by Andrew Smith August 21, 2019

Julia Kostreva is an American designer who specialises in brand identity, strategy, direction and design. As a brand designer, she helps companies define their strategy and then translate this into a meaningful expression of the brand. Julia's style is both elegant and minimal. Her approach creates timeless and enduring work that seems to transcend design trends. This work extends to both large and small clients – focusing her effort into projects that create the highest impact and most value for growing brands.

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Typography Inspiration | By Violaine & Jeremy

Typography Inspiration | By Violaine & Jeremy

by Andrew Smith July 13, 2019

Violaine & Jérémy continue to produce some incredible work, I wanted to keep everyone across some further work showcasing their font sets. This collection of typography stands a long way a head of almost any other ornate collections. The detail and love that has gone into this work is beyond most of us. So enjoy a few extras listed below.

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Minimal Typography | By Nick Barclay

Minimal Typography | By Nick Barclay

by Andrew Smith June 22, 2019

Graphic Designer Nick Barclay has decided to pay tribute to cities and their 3 favorite colors through his minimal poster series 'Three Colors Cities'. For the city of New York, the yellow is reminiscent of the color of the taxis, the green is for the Statue of Liberty and the gray refers to the skyscrapers. On the poster of London, we find the red buses and phone booths. You get the idea, it's a fantastic and highly stylish use of the Swiss design style. The approach is something worth bookmarking if you need some killer typography examples.

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Typography Design | By Raffinerie

Typography Design | By Raffinerie

by Andrew Smith June 16, 2019

This stunning 100th anniversary book was created for Lenz & Staehelin (one of the leading Swiss law firms) by graphic design agency Raffinerie. The book covers many of the events that impacted the company over that time. It's divided into six chapters and shows how the company has transform over a century. The focus is always on the employees, who shape the book, but also the law firm, with their contributions, photographs and impressions. It's a stunning typographic piece that will look as good in another 100 years.

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Graphic Design Portfolio | By Blok Design

Graphic Design Portfolio | By Blok Design

by Andrew Smith May 30, 2019 1 Comment

Blok is a multidiscipline graphic design agency based in Toronto Canada. Their creative strengths include typography, branding, packaging, editorial, websites, digital experiences, art exhibitions and installations. Blok underpin this diverse set of skills with a highly polished and passionate approach to thinking and strategic direction. Typically they collaborate with thinkers and creators, from all over the world, blending cultural awareness with their love of art. 

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Font & Typography Design | By VJ Type Foundry

Font & Typography Design | By VJ Type Foundry

by Andrew Smith April 03, 2019 1 Comment

The Violaine & Jérémy studio recently launched a fantastic new font offer - the VJ-Type foundry. Violaine & Jérémy specialise in design, typography and font creation, and recently committed to started a bespoke type foundry. Many of the fonts now available for license are custom fonts they produced for commercial projects already delivered.

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Typography Design | By Panos Vassiliou

Typography Design | By Panos Vassiliou

by Andrew Smith March 26, 2019

Regal Finesse Pro is an exceptional typeface designed by Panos Vassiliou as part of a typography project for Grazia magazine.

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Baba brand identity design and typography | By Violaine & Jeremy

Baba brand identity design and typography | By Violaine & Jeremy

by Andrew Smith March 13, 2019

Baba is a French Mediterranean restaurant in Paris. This highly crafted brand and visual identity system was created by Violaine & Jeremy along with bespoke illustrations and menus. The design system also comprises of custom typography used throughout various pieces of work. The combination of these elements capture something unique about the restaurants personality, a quality that characterises work by Violaine & Jeremy.

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Forma Typography Design

Forma Typography Design

by Andrew Smith March 02, 2019

This clever piece of typography design was produced for the Russian Student Industrial Design Contest in Yekaterinburg. It was held during Innoprom exhibition as a key part of the Global Industrial Design Forum. The Forma logotype was produced by 12 Points a small design consultancy in Russia. They specialize in corporate identity and brand design - they have a special interest developing effective complex and coherent visual design systems. 

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Typography Design | Adobe Hidden Treasures

Typography Design | Adobe Hidden Treasures

by Andrew Smith August 02, 2018

Adobe Hidden Treasures is a campaign based around the creation of typographic artworks inspired by Bauhaus. The following project and approach was created by Anna Fahrmaier (Typejockeys) & Birgit Palma on behalf of Adobe.

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Graphic Design | Typography Inspiration

Graphic Design | Typography Inspiration

by Andrew Smith July 01, 2018

These beautiful typography explorations are the latest jaw-dropping pieces of graphic design by Jérémy Schneider and Violaine Orsoni at Violaine & Jeremy. Their work is an incredible illustrative mixture of both modern and vintage styling. 

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Editorial layout and graphic design by Kuudes : Vuoden Huiput XV

Editorial layout and graphic design by Kuudes : Vuoden Huiput XV

by Andrew Smith February 26, 2018

This stunning piece of graphic design was created for the Finnish association for visual communications designers. This concept by Kuudes references boxing iconography and was designed for Finland’s most significant annual creative design competition. The high impact editorial layout direction has been easily adapted across channels, including printed materials, online content and event materials. 

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Graphic Typography & Numbers

Graphic Typography & Numbers

by Andrew Smith November 30, 2017

I have been collecting graphic letters and numbers for a while and thought it was worth putting together a post with a few of my favourites. I'll be trying to add images to this post as I stumble across new reference material.

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Minimal Business Card and Stationery Design

Minimal Business Card and Stationery Design

by Andrew Smith October 29, 2017

This minimalist business card and stationery design for Altea Esteve was intended to help differentiate Altea Esteve from her competitors - she needed a highly credible, fresh and original identity that would continue to grow her presence in the market.

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Chandra typography and design

Chandra typography and design

by Andrew Smith October 23, 2017

This simple design layout for Chandra is a great example of classic styling and typography.

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COS MONTREAL SPECIAL PUBLICATION

COS MONTREAL SPECIAL PUBLICATION

by Andrew Smith October 18, 2017

A beautiful example of what you can still do with the printed projects. The design of this special edition brochure celebrates the store opening by exploring some of the city’s inspiring places. It was given away on opening night - nice work guys looks great.

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Minimal Business Card Design and Visual Identity for Abukoo

Minimal Business Card Design and Visual Identity for Abukoo

by Andrew Smith September 04, 2017

Simple, beautiful and minimal typography is always refreshing to the eyes. We are bombarded with busy visual material and branding everyday. Seeing graphic design that is not over worked reminds me to do less and make it count.

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