Noma Bar
March 31, 2011, 4:47 pm
Filed under: Advertising, Illustration | Tags: , , , ,

I discovered Noma’s work when I came across an ad from Waterstones that featured a range of Don DeLillo books all featuring covers by him. Each cover is stunning in his consistently simple and clever way. Above are a couple of examples and there are a whole load more over here.


Cookie’s Letter of the Day: A
March 30, 2011, 9:30 am
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William Crouwel – A Graphic Odyssey
March 23, 2011, 4:35 pm
Filed under: Graphic Design, Typography | Tags: , , ,

Date for the diary. Haven’t been to a decent exhibition in a while so hopefully the William Crouwel show coming up at the Design Museum will deliver.

March 23, 2011, 1:03 pm
Filed under: Documentary, Music | Tags: , , , , , ,

Skills to pay the bills. Last weekend good friend, O.G. baddest DJ Captain Crunch popped round to borrow a record. Later that day he met up with the mighty ItDrewItself and by the start of the week this little beauty was online and going viral. He’s got plenty more of these over at his YouTube page if this is your kind of thing.

March 23, 2011, 12:53 pm
Filed under: Drink, Food, Graphic Design, Lifestyle, Magazine | Tags: ,

I read quite some time back an interview, with whom I cannot remember, but they said that they regularly read things outside of their comfort zone to learn and discover new things. Well ever since then I have done this to a very small degree but I agree with the idea. I like meat and I love food so this isn’t too far out of my comfort zone but I think Meatpaper will make a great read and if not just the name alone is a good enough reason to buy it. I need to get myself a copy soon. Via

Dj Hedspin Presents: Diamond D – Songs Samples & Snippets
March 23, 2011, 10:20 am
Filed under: Hip Hop | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Stunts, Blunts and Hip Hop is one of my top 1o hip hop albums of all time and the vast majority of work that DIamond D has put out there is equally as good. DJ Hedspin has put together a sick mixtape bringing all of this together. Get it for free over from the Eh Team DJs

And here’s an oldie but goodie in regard to the above…

Nike Lunar Flow
March 22, 2011, 4:18 pm
Filed under: Fashion, Lifestyle | Tags: , , , ,

Just when I thought that I just had to wait 2-3 weeks for the release of the NIke Free Run+2 to solve my running trainer problems Nike go and release the Nike Lunar Flow! Better keep adding to that pound pot…