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à la mode

love the style of this hand-painted sign that hangs in the Tenement Museum, NYC. (I’m guessing that it originally hung across the street, at 96 Orchard.) It commemorates the history of the garment industry in New York’s Lower East Side.

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Posted in 30's, 40's, nyc, signage, typography

road show

layered and weathered decals on the outside of this long island rail road train appear as an interesting distressed type effect

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Posted in long island, signage, typography

the eyes have it

optometrists & eyewear logo, long island, ny

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Posted in 80's, neon, signage, typography

subway typography

tile mosaic, nyc subway

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Posted in 30's, nyc, signage, subway, typography

coincidence… or conspiracy? you decide!!!

I just saw tv commercials for both of these products, one right after the other: Oberto Beef Jerky and Coors Banquet Beer. BOTH PRODUCTS FEATURE GOTHIC LETTERING SET ON AN ANGLE!!! I have to ask: was it a typographic coincidence… or something SINISTER???

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happy holidays, all!

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new work!

new magazine: “Holidays Made Happier!” special CELEBRATION issue! check out more work (and full credits) here check out more about me here check out my (silly) Tumblr here

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Posted in creative direction, design, food, magazines, typography