January 28, 2012
Kong, by Anirog, is the 7th game in my retro C64 (tagged to all other C64 posts) photo collection series.
Kong was the very first game that I purchased shortly after getting the C64 as an awesome Christmas present (the very best present EVER received). I distinctly remember going over to Brighton on the train to visist the best computer shop at the time called Gamer.…Read More
January 28, 2012
The Open Library provides you with an ever growing collection of digitised vintage and rare type specimen books. They are downloadable as reasonably high-resolution PDF’s.
Lot’s of classy eye candy.…Read More
January 27, 2012
Why do “we” never tire with this fascination/obsession with vintage design? The work that Paul Rogers turns out inspires me no end. There are many more examples of Paul’s work over on his website.
► Found on DesignWorkLife…Read More
December 19, 2011
This is one of those branding treasure feasts that one stumbles on from time-to-time. When you think you have seen all the bestest stuff on the internet, and how on earth could there be more, another another real treat is unearthed.
The internet never ceases to astonish me with it’s hidden wealth of goodness, more so when it’s an old—and of course old in internet terms is just yesterday—website that is picked up.…Read More
October 22, 2011
These Vintage 70′s Racing Decals over on ISO50 are hotter than hot…
Originally posted: Vintage 70′s Racing Decals
September 14, 2011
This vintage 1970′s McDonaldland Brand Specification Manual, or style guide, has nothing to do with logos, but all to do with creating and presenting consistency. The manual was presented to licensees to help create McDonaldland-licensed items.Read More
September 10, 2011
Just a few days ago I posted some lovely examples of modern vintage logo designs by Wallace Design House, so continuing the modern vintage theme is another fine collection of modern vintage logos by Riley Cran.
Riley is also responsible for LostType.com.
These logo examples were just featured in Grain Edit, so you may have already seen these exact same logos, but if not then it’s all about sharing and caring.…Read More
September 8, 2011
Modern vintage logo design is more than popular nowadays, and has been one of the few styles to have survived for decades since it’s inception. I discovered Wallace Design House through Veerle’s inspiration blog and quickly became a fan of the logo and modern vintage design displayed in their portfolio.
The modern vintage style adopted is so very clean and smart they just look so yummy hence feeling the need to share their work on my website.…Read More
August 20, 2011
Sadly no pretty pictures to look at in this Apple Web Design Guide from 1996, a 39 page PDF, but it is an interesting insight into Apple as well as a nostalgic trip down memory lane, and in internet terms it can certainly be classified as vintage material.
You can download the PDF guide via DesignersTalk.com
The following excerpts are taken from the Apple Web Design Guide.…Read More
August 3, 2011
After posting the Vintage VW Logo Specifications Sheet; one thing lead to another, and now I can present a reasonably faithful recreation of the Vintage VW Logo Specification Sheet.
No real reason other than I thought it would be a fun project to work on, but also the original lacks some quality so can’t be enlarged and printed out to well.…Read More