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Alliteration Inspiration: Zoos & Zzz’s

Alliteration Inspiration is a weekly column featuring the top twenty pieces of visual inspiration based on two random alliterative themes. This week’s thematic combo: zoos & zzz’s.

ZOOS

If work has you feeling like you’re trapped in a cage, now is the time to channel your spirit animal. Free your mind back into the wild with these ten zesty zoo design exhibits.


Chris Parks / Logo design – Animal Tales
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Livy Long / Poster design – Maryland Zoo
Alliteration Inspiration: Zoos & Zzzs / on Design Work Life
Daniel Bennett / Illustration & poster design
Alliteration Inspiration: Zoos & Zzzs / on Design Work Life
Jonathan Brim / Illustration
Alliteration Inspiration: Zoos & Zzzs / on Design Work Life
Cassandra Cappello / Logo concept – San Diego Zoo
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Diego Marmolejo / Illustration
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Charline Vermeulen / Branding concept & brochure design – Zoo Jacques Rouxel
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Matthew Bradley / Book design – Who is Who in the Zoo
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Jonny Macali / Pattern design – Alexandre Herchcovitch
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Mitzie Testani – Logo concepts – Zoo-B-C

ZZZ’S

In the hard working life of the creative, sleep is always in short supply, but it’s up to you to keep the dream alive. Sit back, relax, and give your brain a break with this sleepy set of dozing design delights.

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Ross Moody / Hand-lettered screen printed coasters

Chad Albers / Illustration
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Nikita Lebedev / Pattern design
Alliteration Inspiration: Zoos & Zzzs / on Design Work Life
Ben Johnston & PJ Lee / Mural design
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Tim Parker / Illustration
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Lauren Hom / Hand-lettered advertisement – Zzzquil
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Arthur Lebsack / Collateral concept – Have a Rest Hotel Resort
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Yonil / Illustrated poster
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Kristin Edoy / Packaging design – Zzz Dreamcatchers
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Ryan Troy Ford / Illustration


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Alliteration Inspiration: Wheels & Water

Alliteration Inspiration is a weekly column featuring the top twenty pieces of visual inspiration based on two random alliterative themes. This week’s thematic combo: wheels & water.

WHEELS

We can brainstorm and daydream all we want, but when the rubber meets the road you’re going to need some real inspiration to keep from spinning your wheels. Tread down this list of ten wheely wonders to get the ones in your head going round and round.

Alaina Johnson / Illustration
Alaina Johnson / Illustration
Samuel Osh / Logo & packaging - Seoul on Wheels
Samuel Osh / Logo & packaging – Seoul on Wheels
Simone Massoni / Pattern & poster design - Bicycle Film Festival
Simone Massoni / Pattern & poster design – Bicycle Film Festival
Tad Carpenter / Book design - Paula Wiseman Books / Simon & Schuster
Tad Carpenter / Book design – Paula Wiseman Books / Simon & Schuster
Capt'n Quetzal / Poster design
Capt’n Quetzal / Poster design
Hobo & Sailor / Branding - Velocity Cycle Club
Hobo and Sailor / Branding – Velocity Cycle Club
Brosmind - Playing cards design
Brosmind – Playing cards design
Marco Romano / Illustration
Marco Romano / Illustration
Tünde Varga / Illustration & shirt design
Tünde Varga / Illustration & shirt design
Brianne Boland / Branding - Gold Spokes
Brianne Boland / Branding – Gold Spokes

WATER

Don’t go chasin’ waterfalls if you know what’s good for you, but be sure to take a deep dive down this list straight into Inspiration Lake.

Rhona Garvin / Screen print
Rhona Garvin / Screen print
Casey Walsh / Branding - Maine Oyster Fest
Casey Walsh / Branding – Maine Oyster Fest
Lorena G / Hand-drawn type series
Lorena G / Hand lettering series
Tim Cook / Illustration, hand-drawn type & poster design - Surfer Blood
Tim Cook / Illustration, hand-drawn type & poster design – Surfer Blood
Pixelarte / Branding - Trawor Maritime Corp.
Pixelarte / Branding – Trawor Maritime Corp.
Kirubeen / Illustrations
Kirubeen / Illustrations
SoHail Sadeghzadeh / Branding - Water Photo Studio
SoHail Sadeghzadeh / Branding – Water Photo Studio
Ivan Kostynyk / Typeface - Pontus
Ivan Kostynyk / Typeface – Pontus
Andrei / Illustration & poster design
Andrei / Illustration & poster design
Stella Björg / Hand-drawn type poster design
Stella Björg / Hand-lettered poster design


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Alliteration Inspiration: Veggies & Vacation

Alliteration Inspiration is a weekly column featuring the top twenty pieces of visual inspiration based on two random alliterative themes. This week’s thematic combo: veggies & vacation.

VEGGIES

Just like your mother wouldn’t let you leave the table until you finished your vegetables, you can’t leave this page without mentally chowing down on these ten veggie design delights for a well-balanced creative diet.

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Polly Lindsay / Papercutting
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Elena Bertolin / Illustration
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Marta Spendowska / Watercolor painting & business card design – Holli Thompson

Alliteration Inspiration: Veggies & Vacation / on Design Work Life

Alliteration Inspiration: Veggies & Vacation / on Design Work Life
Adrienn Nagy / Packaging concept – EasyFood
Alliteration Inspiration: Veggies & Vacation / on Design Work Life
Ida Frosk / Food art
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Claudia Pearson / Illustration & calendar design – Chronicle Books
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Robert Castillo / Branding & packaging concept – King Kale Chips
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Living Letter Press Letterpress Studio / Letterpressed greeting card
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Jolly Edition / Block prints
Alliteration Inspiration: Veggies & Vacation / on Design Work Life
Monique Aimee / Block print greeting cards

VACATION

You know what? You work hard, you push your creativity to the limit, you work overtime, and you deserve a vacation. Even if the tropics have to wait, let this roundup of the recreationally rad serve as a short mental vacation before getting back to the grind.

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Virginie Morgand / Illustration
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Mitch Frey / Illustration

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Alberto Herrera / Brand identity – Mexico Finder
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Dallas Barnes / Icons
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Jimmy Gleeson / Illustration
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David Méndez Alonso / Pattern design – Paraíso
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Tim Praetzel / Hand lettering & illustration
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Mick Bailey / Illustration
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Tamer Koseli / Luggage tag design – NetWork
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Anne Passchier / Illustration


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Alliteration Inspiration: Universe & Umbrellas

Alliteration Inspiration is a weekly column featuring the top twenty pieces of visual inspiration based on two random alliterative themes. This week’s thematic combo: universe & umbrellas.

Universe

While scientists debate whether or not the universe is infinite, there’s no debate that the possibilities of your brain certainly fit that description. Suit up, creative cosmonaut, and explore the far reaches of the inspiration universe with these ten pieces below.

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Steve Wolf / Illustration
Alliteration Inspiration: Universe & Umbrellas / on Design Work Life
Seth Eckert / Animated GIF
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Gregory Beauchamp / Xylene transfer print
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Chris Baty / Screen printed poster
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Jonas / Hand-lettered logo concepts
Alliteration Inspiration: Universe & Umbrellas / on Design Work Life
Ronald Ferree / Poster
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Robin Heighway / Illustration
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Thumb Demon / Illustration
Alliteration Inspiration: Universe & Umbrellas / on Design Work Life
Double Merrick / Screen printed poster
Alliteration Inspiration: Universe & Umbrellas / on Design Work Life
Loulou & Tummie / Self promotion

Umbrellas

While this noncommittal spring weather (at least here in Seattle) flip flops between rain umbrellas and cocktail umbrellas, the climate of creativity is always in season. For inspiration any time of year, open your mind to these ten uses of unbridled umbrella brilliance below.

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Sneaky Raccoon x Stereohype / Illustrated pins
Alliteration Inspiration: Universe & Umbrellas / on Design Work Life
Sam Smith / Movie poster design – The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
Alliteration Inspiration: Universe & Umbrellas / on Design Work Life
Brad Woodard / Illustration
Alliteration Inspiration: Universe & Umbrellas / on Design Work Life
Priscila Manzini / Pattern design
Alliteration Inspiration: Universe & Umbrellas / on Design Work Life
Ryan Pritchard / Poster design
Alliteration Inspiration: Universe & Umbrellas / on Design Work Life
Tina Sharma / Poster design – An Awesome Wave, by Alt J
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Poppy & Red, Anna Deegan, Paula McGloin / Illustration
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Carlos Savage / Illustrated advertisement – Blunt Umbrellas
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Phalen Elonich / Illustration
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Olga Vasik / Poster design


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Alliteration Inspiration: Outdoors & Outlaws

Alliteration Inspiration is a weekly column featuring the top twenty pieces of visual inspiration based on two random alliterative themes. This week’s thematic combo: outdoors & outlaws.

Outdoors

Spring is a time of growth, nature, and new life, and it’s about time we swapped out some of those tired winter brain cells for some with a little more spring in their step. Even if you’re reading this on a screen indoors, get some earthly inspiration from these ten outdoorsy design adventures.

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Hey Mikel / Lettering
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Brian Miller / Illustration
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DEI Creative / Brand identity & packaging design – Seattle Cider Co.
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Diego Marmolejo / Illustration
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Liz Schaeffer / Ticket design – Atlanta Camping Expo
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Gosia Herba / Illustration – Zwierciadlo magazine
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MUTI / Illustration
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Andrew Barron / Packaging design concept – Ignite Fire Starting Kit
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Marius Sunde / Packaging design – Northernmost
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Lauren Mancke / Baby shower invitation

Outlaws

As creatives, our eyeballs are like little visual pickpockets, stowing away bits of inspiration from everything we see (and sometimes stealing a quick nap if we’re lucky). Make out like a bandit with these ten pieces of criminally inspirational pieces and remember: don’t be a thief, always steal like an artist.

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Adam Grason / Logo – Tacos Banditas
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Brian Huff / Illustration
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Citra Birowo / Print series – Design Crime
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Falu Carolei / Lettering & illustration
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Llew Mejia / Illustration
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Johnny Kotze & Jono Garrett / Packaging design – Hardened Padlocks
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Jason Smith / Illustration & print
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Vesa Sammalisto / Brand identity & illustration – Crooks
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Wells Collins / Illustration & hand lettering
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Camille Chew / Illustration


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Alliteration Inspiration: Quotes & Quickness

Alliteration Inspiration is a weekly column featuring the top twenty pieces of visual inspiration based on two random alliterative themes. This week’s thematic combo: quotes & quickness.

QUOTES

Nobody quite knows the origin of the saying “Alliteration Inspiration on Design Work Life is my favorite design column and I bet the author is super rad as well” as it’s become such a common part of the English lexicon. While we research that further, you should study up on the ten works below to meet your inspirational quote-a for the day.

Faridz Ayish
Faridz Ayish
Oban Jones / Quote from Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut, 1969
Oban Jones / Quote from Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut, 1969
Jason Carne / Quote by St. Marher, 1225
Jason Carne / Quote by St. Marher, 1225
Jennet Liaw
Jennet Liaw
Beautiful Angle
Beautiful Angle
Nichlas D'amico
Nichlas D’amico

Maricor/Maricar / Quote from The Lion King, 1994
Risa Rodil / Quote from Dreamtigers by Jorge Luis Borges, 1960
Risa Rodil / Quote from Dreamtigers by Jorge Luis Borges, 1960
Cheryl Savala
Cheryl Savala
Lauren Hom / Latin proverb
Lauren Hom / Quote from Latin proverb

QUICKNESS

What are you doing reading this? Hurry up and get to the ten pieces below for some inspiration, quick!

Owen Gatley / Illustration
Owen Gatley / Illustration
Courtney Blair / Pattern design
Courtney Blair / Pattern design
Pauline Sharp / Illustration
Pauline Sharp / Illustration
Tiffany Hsu / Brand identity concept - The Rabbit Hole
Tiffany Hsu / Branding concept – The Rabbit Hole
Mar de la Llave / Font - Gazelle
Mar de la Llave / Font – Gazelle
Tyler Anthony / Pattern design
Tyler Anthony / Pattern design
Neil Stevens / Prints
Neil Stevens / Prints
Alan Rodriguez / Illustration
Alan Rodriguez / Illustration
Ty Wilkins / Illustration
Ty Wilkins / Illustration
Sam Larson / Sticker design
Sam Larson / Sticker design


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Alliteration Inspiration: Jelly & Journeying

Alliteration Inspiration is a weekly column featuring the top twenty pieces of visual inspiration based on two random alliterative themes. This week’s thematic combo: jelly & journeying.

Jelly

Do you think you’re ready for this jelly? How about multiplied by TEN? Are you ready for that? Okay, you’re right. I think you’re ready for that too. These ten jelly jams will get you so inspired, you’ll soon be making the rest of the world jelly of your newfound creativity.

Danny Horton / Packaging concept - Foxfield Farms
Danny Horton / Packaging concept – Foxfield Farms
Sythe Veenje / Logo - Jellyfish
Sythe Veenje / Logo – Jellyfish
Juan Molinet / Character design & painting - Faustus Von Jellyhead III, the Lawful
Juan Molinet / Character design & painting – Faustus Von Jellyhead III, the Lawful
Natalya Balnova / Silk screened book design - Principles of Jelly Making
Natalya Balnova / Silk screened book design – Principles of Jelly Making
Pietro Scarnera / Painted smart phone wallpaper
Pietro Scarnera / Painted smart phone wallpaper
Jane Sanders / Pattern design
Jane Sanders / Pattern design
Sean Farrell / Logo - Jelly Jar
Sean Farrell / Logo – Jelly Jar
The Fox and King / Illustration
The Fox and King / Illustration
Justin Hall / Illustration
Justin Hall / Illustration
Micah Shaw / Illustration & GIF - Dancing with Jellyfish
Micah Shaw / Illustrated GIF

Journeying

Whether it’s to the center of the Earth or to find one’s calling, everyone is on their own journey through life. Use these ten journey-inspired designs as a map of motivation to keep moving forward on your personal journey, whatever it may be. And above all, don’t stop believin’.

Jordan Wetherbee / Poster design
Jordan Wetherbee / Poster design
Nozem Amsterdam / Record sleeve design - The Voyagers
Nozem Amsterdam / Record sleeve design – The Voyagers
STPNCC / Illustration & t-shirt design
STPNCC / Illustration & t-shirt design
Jacqui Oakley / Illustration & book design - Taking South Texas Abroad
Jacqui Oakley / Illustration – InRe Magazine
The Fox and the King / Illustration
The Fox and the King / Illustration
Zach Halfhill / Gift card design - Journeys
Zach Halfhill / Gift card design – Journeys
Kelsey de Lannoy / Booklet design - The Journey
Kelsey de Lannoy / Booklet design – The Journey
Mindy Nguyen / Packaging design - Journey soap
Mindy Nguyen / Packaging design – Journey soap
Buzz Studios / Book cover design - The Hobbit
Buzz Studios / Book cover design – The Hobbit
Martin Leenaers / Illustrated GIF
Martin Leenaers / Illustrated GIF


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Alliteration Inspiration: Icons & Imbibing

Alliteration Inspiration is a weekly column featuring the top twenty pieces of visual inspiration based on two random alliterative themes. This week’s thematic combo: icons & imbibing.

ICONS

In keeping with the spirit of the pictogram, we’re going to keep this copy short and resort to wayfinding: ↓ 10 ↓

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Brian Hurst
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Ran Stanfield / iOS app icon – Fat Bachelor
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Svajune Garnyte / “Dripping Foods” icon set
Wojciech Zasina & Michał Jawiński / "In The Hospital" icon set
Wojciech Zasina & Michał Jawiński / “In The Hospital” icon set

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Alliteration Inspiration: Icons & Imbibing / on Design Work Life
Yoon J Kim / “Touristic” icon set
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Evan Thomas Cole
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Dmitri Litvinov / Icon set for Quoterobot – “Ten Steps to Escape Your Digital Hub”
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Para Todo Hay Fans / Brand identity – Susy’s Bakery
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Tyler DeHague
Alliteration Inspiration: Icons & Imbibing / on Design Work Life
Nicolas Galkowski / “Axo Zoo” icon set

IMBIBING

It’s Thursday (pre-Friday), and as far as inspiration goes, happy hour has arrived early. Raise your glass responsibly and let your eyeballs quaff these ten pieces of liquid creativity.

Alliteration Inspiration: Icons & Imbibing / on Design Work Life
Robin Heighway-Bury / Illustration – Imbibe Magazine
Alliteration Inspiration: Icons & Imbibing / on Design Work Life
Karl Grandin / Packaging – Omnipollo
Alliteration Inspiration: Icons & Imbibing / on Design Work Life
Alexander Livingston / Menu design – Jazz Punch
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Steve Hamaker / Poster design – Fort Collins Startup Week
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Matt Johnstone / Illustration & menu design – MÔM Restaurant
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Ivan Castro / Window painting – Tahiti Cocktail Bar
Alliteration Inspiration: Icons & Imbibing / on Design Work Life
Lauren Dickens / Packaging design – Bauhaus Brew Labs
Alliteration Inspiration: Icons & Imbibing / on Design Work Life
Straw Castle / Block prints
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Taxi Studio / Packaging design – Hudnott’s
Alliteration Inspiration: Icons & Imbibing / on Design Work Life
Lo Siento / Branding – Can Cisa wine shop

 


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Alliteration Inspiration: Eggs & Eyes

Alliteration Inspiration is a weekly column featuring the top twenty pieces of visual inspiration based on two random alliterative themes. This week’s thematic combo: eggs & eyes.

EGGS

There’s nothing like some eggs and inspiration to start your morning off sunny side up. Now crack open this ten egg inspiration omelette and get your day cookin’.

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Ilian Sounas / Illustration
Alliteration Inspiration: Eggs & Eyes / on Design Work Life
Carmen / Event collateral – Greens, Eggs & Jam Fundraiser Brunch

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Alliteration Inspiration: Eggs & Eyes / on Design Work Life
Collected by Madeleine Eiche / Photography – Eggnog Project
Alliteration Inspiration: Eggs & Eyes / on Design Work Life
Matthew Olin / Identity & collateral – Locally Laid Egg Company
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Mitsumi Flores / lllustration
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Jessica Jones / DIY egg dye project
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Tom Froese / Illustration
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Mary Faber / Identity & collateral – Meg’s Eggs
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Barnaby Richards / Giclee print

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Alliteration Inspiration: Eggs & Eyes / on Design Work Life
Hatch / Self promotion

EYES

Clearly you’ve got the vision to spot good design (why else would you be here?), so feast your eyes on these ten pieces of ocular excellence and you’ll see success in your creative future.

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inkcorf / Illustration

Alliteration Inspiration: Eggs & Eyes / on Design Work Life

Alliteration Inspiration: Eggs & Eyes / on Design Work Life
Boyko Taskov / Personal branding

Alliteration Inspiration: Eggs & Eyes / on Design Work Life

Alliteration Inspiration: Eggs & Eyes / on Design Work Life
Nora Aly / Print series
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Zane Kaiser / Hand lettering
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MUTI – Illustration
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Aaron Eiland / Illustration
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Myriam Bussières / Packaging concept
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Grace Cho / Illustration
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Nikita Trunov / Brand identity – EyeQ
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Helvetic Brands / Logo

 


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Alliteration Inspiration: Music & Minimalism

Alliteration Inspiration is a weekly column featuring the top twenty pieces of visual inspiration based on two random alliterative themes. This week’s thematic combo: music & minimalism.

MUSIC

Everybody has their go-to soundtrack for getting in the creative zone (which you may even be listening to right now), so we’re doubling down to make this a visually inspirational musical moment too. Though there may only ten of these music-based masterpieces below, they’re guaranteed to make your creativity go to eleven.

Alberto Saorin / Album art & packaging design - Hombre al Agua, Cuerpo a Tierra by Those
Alberto Saorin / Album art & packaging design – Hombre al Agua, Cuerpo a Tierra by Those

Standapart / Brand identity - Opera Australia
Standapart / Brand identity – Opera Australia
David Hale / Screen printed gig poster - Avett Brothers
David Hale / Screenprinted gig poster – Avett Brothers
Brandon Land / Logo - Rose Rock Recording Studio
Brandon Land / Logo – Rose Rock Recording Studio
Eve Warren / Record sleeve design concepts - Alt-J
Eve Warren / Record sleeve design concepts – Alt-J
Anton Burmistrov / Poster design concept - Jazzed and Confused
Anton Burmistrov / Poster design concept – Jazzed and Confused
Freakland / Illustration
Freakland / Illustration
Ilse Weisfelt & Joren Joshua / Illustration & poster design - Boombox Festival
Ilse Weisfelt & Joren Joshua / Illustration & poster design – Boombox Festival
Oliver Elliott & Alex Penny / Illustration & silkscreened postcards - Gary the Musical Enigma
Oliver Elliott & Alex Penny / Illustration & silkscreened postcards – Gary the Musical Enigma
Neil Williams / Screenprinted gig poster - Queens of the Stone Age
Neil Williams / Screenprinted gig poster – Queens of the Stone Age

MINIMALISM

Less but better. Pun. Look. Ten.

Hey / Print design - Agenda CCCB
Hey / Print design – Agenda CCCB
Kirk Wallace / Illustration & tattoo design
Kirk Wallace / Illustration & tattoo design
Hunter Langston / Movie poster - Dallas Buyers Club
Hunter Langston / Movie poster – Dallas Buyers Club

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Alberto Saorín / Branding - Good Food
Alberto Saorín / Branding – Good Food
Archie Archambault / Letterpress print
Archie Archambault / Letterpress print
Christopher David Ryan / Typography
Christopher David Ryan / Typography
Sean Heisler / Logo
Sean Heisler / Logo
Jane / Print design - Wendy Gough Cancer Awareness Foundation
Jane / Print design – Wendy Gough Cancer Awareness Foundation
Ty Wilkins / Illustrations
Ty Wilkins / Illustrations
Andren / Book cover designs
Andren / Book cover designs


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