Snog Blog

Clicking and telling one link at a time

Category: cool

Links to check out

Typographic posters
Type theory
AIGA Salary Survey
Think for a living

From makeready:
Typefaces no one gets fired for using and its less mature counterpart: typobituaries.
Hand drawn type

And some links to keep:
Gummy bear chandelier
I didn’t even know that there’s a white Olivetti Valentine.


Link Diary

From behance: infographics, Mari, typeface anatomy

From ilovetypography: Frederic Warde Printers Ornaments and typegoodness.

From decor8: Forever is Today

Vanishing Point

What type are you?: I don’t know why I haven’t seen this, it seems so old.

Link to read: The Designer’s Review of Books

Chocolate & Type

From laissezfaire: Fabric flowers for Peter Copping / Nina Ricci Fall

Maunsell Sea Forts

Saw these seaforts via the coolist and have been fascinated ever since. They were built during the Second World War and most of them are in varying states of decay. One of them remains inhabited has even become a micronation.


What a curious thing this dermatographia is. I was reminded of this image after Jessica Hische tweeted about these “scandalous” hosiery.

While looking for cool typosiery, I also found these Twitter stockings, which are witty and slutty in equal measure.

Lilliputian Letters

Send your sweet nothings via The World’s Smallest Postal Service. and you can be sure that they’ll be read.

Amazing Shadow Artists

Kumi Yamashita uses slivers of wood or aluminium to cast ghostly shadows of people on the way. The artist then takes it one step further by working the object used to create the shadow into the final illusion. via Modern Met.

Fred Eerdekens creates beautiful typography with light, shadow and bits of things.

Tim Noble and Sue Webster