Neon “t” for Tumblr
I spotted this simple, flickering, neon animated gif on Tumblr earlier (I’m as attracted as a moth to good neon letters). I noticed that it had gathered close to a whopping 100,000 likes and reblogs [now over 200,000!]. It’s attributed to vicforprez from California, who specialises in making these animated files.
Hoola hoop girl’s identity
This is part of a visual identity package for Marawa The Amazing: An international hoola hoop performer. The logo has been designed by London based studio Mind Design and take inspiration from old revue theatres that used lights in their signs.
Down Mexico Way: Gotham Book G
On Hoefler & Frere-Jones’ Site:
"An enchanting bit of Gotham seen en route to ATypI Mexico: timbered lettering, on the storefront for Guru, a gallery and design emporium in Cuauhtémoc owned by graphic designer Quique Ollervides. Thanks for sharing this, Nick! —JH
Timbered lettering on the storefront for Guru in Cuauhtémoc, Mexico. Photo by Nick Sherman.
I wish I’d know that these were for sale…Beautiful.
Love this 60’s look and the colour.
Letter ‘a’ from an old K-Mark sign
Moritz poster spotted in Pinchito, Pinchos bar in Shoreditch, London
PAX metal sign. “Extraordinary for the laundry!" I picked this up in southern France. I really liked the box shape and 3D type floating on a hypnotic background.