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On-the-day design & print work for a December wedding


Following on from these invitations and RSVP website last year, Ryan & Steph’s wedding day was also packed with lots of custom design work, captured in typically comprehensive style by the wonderful Mister Phill who was on hand to document their day! I don’t always get to see finished work in the final context. So […]

Font Friday: Ten of the best letterpress, stamped and printed fonts for authentic vintage design


As designers we spend a long time trying to make things look authentic, and nothing says ‘authentic print’ like worn, weathered, irregularly-inked type… We don’t all have access to letter-press machines or screen-printing facilities, and the effect can be time-consuming to create digitally from scratch. Fortunately there are many many typefaces that perfectly capture the […]

Vintage-Style Wedding Invitations and an RSVP Website


Ryan & Steph thought a Wedding website would be the ideal way to make it easy for their guests to RSVP and find out more about their day, so we set about creating a fun vintage design that would work equally well online and print. There are plenty of ways you can share information about […]

Font Friday: Niunia Wood Type


Font Friday is a series of posts showcasing new or interesting fonts that have caught my eye this week. This week it’s the warm and weathered wood-block stamps of Niunia It’s safe to say Mateusz Machalski from Polish design studio Borutta is a man who likes his woodblocks. A quick scan through some of the […]

Font Friday: Magesta Script and Wausau


Font Friday is a series of posts showcasing new or interesting fonts that have caught my eye this week. This week we’re getting a little distressed with Magesta Script and Wausau. Few type designers manage to get their letters as authentically worn and weathered as Ryan Martinson at Yellow Design Studio. From the layered grunge […]