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Logostache poster

Actually this idea has been exploited plenty of times and a variety of logos has been used each time. However, this particular logostache poster deserves some recognition. More info on mustache logo designs here . :)
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Doyald Young, Logotype Designer

Warning : Doyald Young’s story is so inspiring that you may want to play the movie below again and again. It is 39 minutes long, but it’s totally worth. Video at the end of the post. Here are some screens and words from it: One of my heroes says : I do not want to draw a beautiful letter, I want to draw a good letter. Why make another logotype, when there are thousands of fonts out there…
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3 Official Vintage Heroin Logos

Heroin is a very dangerous and addictive drug. But there was a time when it was prescribed for cough. The manufacturer was Bayer ( the company that invented the Aspirin )  and they were selling it between 1897-1904 in Germany. Later it was banned, of course. A curious fact is that Heroin was sold over the counter until the mid-1920s in the U.K. I’ve tried to make a research for that 20+ years…
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Use the Built-in Camera of Your Laptop to Prepare The Logo Sketch for Tracing

Okey, there are 2 widely known and used techniques to prepare your logo sketches and put them on the screen, so you can vector trace your new logo design. Scan them ( put the sheet of paper inside the scanner, turn the scanner ON, wait for a for the printer to warm up, wait to twain, take the sheet back, turn the scanner OFF, get the sheet out ) Photo them ( turn your camera on, shoot, connect…
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Protest poster made of… logos

As you know – there are a lot of things happening right now in Egypt and this is some unordinary protest poster you may find interesting. Here’s the Logoblink interpretation : E – Open your Internet Explorer … G – … then Google this… Y – and search in Yahoo P -… if you can – make a donation via PayPal T – .. or just Twitter this .. and you can help! photo via tomgara@twitpic
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35+ Logos From a Kitchen in Cape Town

I’ve just grabbed my camera and shot all the logos I could easily find in the kitchen. They are not listed in a specific order and most of them do not represent local brands, but still – they are all kitchen logos we can learn something from. May be ;) 1 – We have to admit – it’s an interesting mark. Also the label is clean and classy. And the second version of the logo on the top of the bottle is…
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Audi Brand Guideline ( in Russian )

Few notes : the brand guideline is in Russian. Although – I’m sure you’ll understand every brand design rule even if you don’t speak the language. Some of the materials inside ( like the form design diagram ) are in German, so most probably it’s a Russian adaptation / translation. The other thing is that I don’t know the year this guideline is designed. May be it’s from around 2000. Just may be…
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