Blog Archives


Source Hipster Branding
Found on SwissMiss

Hipster Branding—Holding up a mirror to the artsy community is a super cheeky logo and brand project by Dave Spengeler on Tumblr.

There are certainly a few points to take away from looking at the first few logo interpretations, and fortunately I am not an overly hipster arty type according to Dave's formula. The logo directly above is certainly one of the more recent and common place design trends/clichés for which my own TPA logo fits a little too perfectly.

Just shove in 4 diagonal lines, a few nicely spaced words and instant logo. Eek.

It can be all to easy to get sucked into a design style that is everywhere and takes quite a bit of self discipline to fight the automatic pilot to conform to the mass hipster masses.

But why Hipster? Maybe cliché or lazy is more appropriate.



 Previous Post:   Logo City Maps – Businesses Represented By Their Brand Logo
 Next Post:   Harvest Church Logo Takes Shape


Posts of Similar Content:
Logo Design Round-Up Part 17 Here we go with Part 17 of the Logo Design Round-Up, and you can catch-up with Part 16 Logo Design Round-Up. As with Part 16 I am really chuffed to see so many designers submitting their own brand logo designs for this logo design round-up series. Read how I butchered Helvetica to create m...
Logo Design Round-Up Part 16 Logo Design Round-Up Part 16 is very long awaited. Really rather pleased to see so many designers submitting their own brand logo designs for this logo design round-up series.Unfortunately there were a few too many submissions to include in one post. For those of you who have submitted your bran...
Anonymous Conceptual Branding by Mads Jakob Poulsen K Source Mads Jakob PoulsenAnonymous Conceptual Branding by Mads Jakob Poulsen—who incidentally also redesigned Belkin's new brand identity—is some clever and cheeky designing type identity stuff.When I first saw just the logo—and I mean that in a somewhat loose term—on Quips...
Another 4 Letters & Cross Logo With A Twist By Tom Jaeger A Brand Identity System By Tom JaegerWe have seen quite a number of these fine line cross with 4 letters logo design of late. This particular logo design trend even made it to the Hipster Branding Project, but Tom Jaeger certainly adds a new twist to this simple design.Not sure...




Hire The Logo Smith - Freelance Logo Designer







More Logo & Graphic Design Posts - Main Blog Index

Subscribe to Blog Updates, using: RSS | Email | Feedly