Stranger Than Fiction

Stranger Than Fiction : An Inspiration Blog about art/design/decoration

19 avril 2013

The Beauty of the Letterpress

Hello lovelies! the Beauty of the Letterpress logo. After reading this blog post over at "how about orange" (a fave blog of mine), I decided it was really worth donating a little dough in order to help the Hamilton Type Museum. You can donate as little as 5 dollars and get a nice letterpress postcard for your contribution to the project. 100% of your contribution goes to help the Hamilton Type Museum. more details here and on the "Beauty of the Letterpress" contribution page. image source : the Beauty of the Letterpress. Since the... [Lire la suite]
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18 mars 2010

Decorating with Words

Hello Lovelies! I'm preparing the post on "Timeless Pieces of Furniture: The Armchair"... Excuse me while I only learn how to become a webdesigner, how to drive a car and launch an Etsy shop, all at once! ***The official launch of my Etsy shop will be on April the 8th, so save the date! There will be special discounts! Yay!*** In the meantime, here is a post about Alysia's apartment. I love the butterfly theme (of course!) that goes all around the apartment, and that she decorates with words: "Simplify"... [Lire la suite]
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19 novembre 2009

Sneak Peek : at Jessica's

I love Jessica's work as a typographer and graphic designer. Here are some photos (by Annie Werbler ) from her vermilion (scarlet) home (via Apartment Therapy). The poster behind her sofa is by calligrapher Seb Lester and can be seen real big on my flickr photostream, right here. Enjoy the whole house tour! -Beautymist
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26 octobre 2009

Beautiful Type by Jessica H.

Hello!   love Jessica's project! She's a designer and typographer, and offers a daily cap, or "illustrative initial" (like the "I" at the beginning of this sentence) everyday. And she kindly shares her efforts with her readers. Check out "Daily Drop Cap"! ebsite : http://dailydropcap.com/ enjoy! -Beautymist
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22 mai 2009

Typography Photography

OK, Folks, I'm back!!! And today I just love this Typography Photography: You can buy a print of this photograph (love the green "Y") here. enjoy!-Beautymist
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