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48 Books We Love

Books

Recently compiled a list of some of my favorite books. The list covers a broad range of topics like; art, design, architecture, graphics, branding and more.

Did I miss any good ones? Please leave a comment and let me know.

Dagger & Co.

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Branding for a tattoo shop that resides on the island of Malta. Operated by two eccentric owners whose goal was to stand out amongst what is typically expected for tattoo shop identities. Design by Chad Michael.

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Find a Job with Hired

Hired-Design-Jobs

You’re in demand. Shouldn’t companies you love come to you with offers upfront? That’s what Hired thinks. They are changing the way you find your next job with a faster, more transparent job search process built specifically for Software Engineers, Designers and Tech Sales.

Sanlo

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Sanlo is an exclusive shop of hand-selected jewelry from around the world. Its founders explore the globe and curate the most beautiful pieces found in the most unusual places. This results in a unique collection of limited editions from new and fresh talent around the world.

The concept takes inspiration from world travelers, their voyages and their limitless curiosity. Sanlo’s treasure hunt for unique findings is reflected in the brand’s identity. The idea behind every collateral design was to recreate travelling instruments, such as guides, maps and compasses. Certificates and bags have details inspired in elements found in suitcases.
The monogram of the letters S and L (the initials of the co-founders) was developed inspired from typography of different alphabets, like Arabic, manuscript, and Russian. The result is a beautiful identity with an international aesthetic. The color palette was chosen keeping in mind that the jewelry must always be the main focus. The subtleness of the palette speaks of elegance and femininity, without invading the piece’s protagonism.

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The Magic Moment

The amazing paper engineer Peter Dahmen from Dortmund, Germany creates magical moving three-dimensional objects from only paper. He has turned his passion for paper engineering and pop-up cards into a full time career.