We see boring hand-written ad’s for new housemates or lost cats pretty much everyday in the cities we live in, but if you need to grab people’s attention, black pen on bit of scrap paper is probably not the best way to go about it. Enter Cardon Copy… These guys hijak these “unconsidered fliers and redesign them, over powering their message with a new visual language.” and then replace the original with the re-design, back in the place it was found. I love this concept, so clever, I’d love to know if the ad’s were responded to more after the re-design. Check out some of their other designs: LOST CAT. MATHS TEACHER. ACNE TREATMENT.
Turkish blog Zet Fashion won a competition this month to show case the new Lanvin for H&M teaser video (Take a look at it here) A ‘Making the Video’ has also been released (see below).. all building up to the Lanvin for H&M Fashion show on hm.com on November the 2nd.
At the IFA Consumer Electronics Fair in Berlin, one company had this clever little gadget- a printer which printed letters made of foam. Pretty neat homemade clouds.
MM are taking over the YouTube homepage today with an amazing playlist including tracks off their forthcoming album. Below is the video for their intro’s to each track from their YouTube playlist, why it’s been included, and a bit about their influences…the playlist itself is here.