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Paul Smith + Castelli: 2015 Dubai Tour Jerseys: The passionate cyclist and famed fashion designer injects some monochromatic styling into the desert race’s leader kits

Paul Smith + Castelli: 2015 Dubai Tour Jerseys

Long before British menswear designer Paul Smith was a driving force in global fashion (and was awarded the “Sir” that now precedes his name), he was a kid from Nottingham who just wanted to race bikes. A nasty crash may have sidelined him from racing……

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Watch Smith & Foulkes gripping cancer-killing short animation

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vimeo: 105337923 British multimedia agency 4Creative commissioned Nexus Productions to make a two-minute animated promo for Channel 4’s ‘Stand Up To Cancer’ entertainment night in October 2014.

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Smith Overtake Road Cycling Helmet: An unconventional honeycomb-like polymer construction lightens the load and improves safety rating

Smith Overtake Road Cycling Helmet

Though best known for making goggles and other sport-specific eyewear, Smith Optics has long explored other product segments for outdoor enthusiasts. Most notably: helmets. The new Overtake helmet is their first foray into competitive road cycling……

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Interview: Davis Smith of Cotopaxi: Inside the innovative social business combining global causes with outdoor gear that’s built and designed to last

Interview: Davis Smith of Cotopaxi

The desire to see the world, step outside one’s own boundaries and see how others live is human nature. Davis Smith, founder and CEO of socially conscious outdoor company Cotopaxi, spent much of his childhood outside his native US in developing countries……

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Inspiring Hand Drawn Typography Pieces by Zachary Smith

tumblr_ne7yijhYKL1rkovepo1_1280Zachary Smith is a freelance letterer and illustrator from Savannah, Georgia, and one who has gathered himself a large following across all social networks. His most popular being Instagram where he has nearly 60,000 followers! And we all know that speaks volumes. He often illustrates inspiring quotes to help motivate and encourage others and what I […]
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A new typographic identity for Sim Smith


A simple and elegant rebranding for Sim Smith, a London-based art gallery. In black and white, this branding makes great use of typography. The identity was created by Spin studio.






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‘Tusk’ review: Kevin Smith turns a weird podcast into an even weirder movie

“Twitter gives up gifts all the time. It gave up a gift last night.”

In June 2013, around 11 minutes into his weekly podcast, director Kevin Smith introduced a strange story that he’d come across on Twitter. It was a listing on an apartment rental website, offering up a free room in a nice house under some conditions: the tenant, on occasion, would have to dress up as a walrus. The owner of the house had apparently once lived on an island with an actual walrus, and he dreamed of reliving that companionship in his old age.

Smith and his co-host bantered back and forth about this absurd listing, spinning it out into an even stranger tale of their own. Though the segment went on for an hour, it was after just 20 minutes that Smith knew…

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Detailed Scratchboard Illustrations by Douglas Smith

scratchboard illustrationsThis collection of detailed scratchboard illustrations are by Douglas Smith, an illustrator currently living in Boston. Douglas starts his illustrations using pencil on vellum, he then tapes the illustration over a sheet of black scratchboard, with carbon paper between. Then he carefully goes over each line of his drawing with pencil firmly to transfer the […]
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Studio Visit: Two Hills Jewelry, Melbourne: Rhiannon Smith handmakes delicate treasures inspired by ancient symbols, native flora and the women in her life

Studio Visit: Two Hills Jewelry, Melbourne

On the seventh floor of the historical Nicholas Building in Melbourne you’ll find the Two Hills studio, where Rhiannon Smith creates delicate jewelry entirely by hand. Inspired by everything from…

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Nina Bentley’s Assemblage Sculptures: Found object and 3D art at the debut of Westport’s Worrell Smith Gallery

Nina Bentley's Assemblage Sculptures

For its grand opening at the end of May 2014, Westport, Connecticut’s newest art hub, the Worrell Smith Gallery housed an exhibition of local creatives, appropriately named “Home.” It was there that we discovered the marvelous…

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