Illustration inspiration | From up North


Delacroix Gourmet Restaurant Branding | MBranding | We and The Color

Gourmet Restaurant Brand Identity. MBranding is a Monterrey, Mexico based design studio specializing in the development of successful brand identities for a range of international clients. The studio was commissioned to create the brand identity for gourmet restaurant Delacroix. Bold brush textures in combination with a simple cross pattern as well as clean typography provide a distinctive and sophisticated restaurant brand identity.


Liz Earle, Botanical Essense No.15 | The Dieline

Turner Duckworth, with the help of illustrator Mira Nameth created a beautiful package for Botanical Essense No.15. The cream colored bottle and carton showcase hand drawn silver foiled illustrations of the fifteen botanicals. The carton concertina folds around the pack and when opened tells the full story of the distinctive and sensual fragrance, described by Liz Earle as ‘cashmere warp in a bottle’


Harry’s The Engraved Valentine’s Set | Harrys | The Dieline

Continuing to revolutionize the perception of men’s products, Harry’s introduces “The Engraved Valentine’s Set" for that special man in your life.


Two-Sided Colander from MOMA
Ole Jensen, 2013


Two-Sided Colander from MOMA

Ole Jensen, 2013


via Fernando Pessoa 


via Fernando Pessoa 


Paul Fryer

Lucifer (Morning star), 2008

Anodized aluminum, silicon rubber cord,

wax work figure, feathers, concrete

this is the single most painfully beautiful thing I’ve ever seen in my entire life.

(Source: 2headedsnake, via thatu)

que ladilla cuando tu país se está desmoronando y tu mamá se está muriendo al mismo tiempo 


Forget-Me-Nots in a Resin Orb by UralNature [x]

(via majesticfuckingbeast)


Macabre Gadgets - Rings made of industrial materials and inexpensive stones for its durable and flexible nature.

(via daysofopenhand)


The Calligraphy Post.

A few days ago I bought a course "Introduction of the Art of Modern Calligraphy" by Molly Jacques, which you should definitely check, and I fell in love with calligraphy.

Now I find this useful infographic with the basics of calligraphy, including tools. In case you want to try your skills you should try to do those exercise. 

In both cases, (the classes from molly and this infographic) they ask you simple tools to begining your training:


In case you’re most an analog vintage retro-old guy, and you prefer to read a real book that stuck your nose in a monitor these are cool option for calligraphy beginners (the last to images):

Here are the last useful links:

In case you’re lazy or calligraphy simple isn’t your thing download the font (used on this post):

The Class of Molly Jacques:

Source of the infographic:

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