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THE ADC YOUNG GUNS X IMPOSING “X” WILL BE ON THE SITE FOR 24 HOURS ONLY. WE ARE HAPPY TO BE THEIR MEDIA PARTNERS.
A stationery set makes so much more sense when it includes a pint glass labelled “Creativity Fluid”. Clearly the juices are flowing at W/S, where the motto “find happiness in your work” pours through every rich detail. I’m finding happiness in my work just writing about them! 

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Client

Self-Promotion


Quantity Produced


Production Cost

$2,650


Production Time

3 weeks

Dimensions (Width × Height × Depth)


Page Count


Paper Stock

French Paper
Crane Paper


Number of Colors

CMYK
418 + Custom PMS to match the French Paper

Varnishes


Binding


Typography

 


W/S Stationery Suite
W/S Stationery Suite
W/S Stationery Suite
W/S Stationery Suite
W/S Stationery Suite
W/S Stationery Suite
W/S Stationery Suite
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Project Description

We love the functionality of communiqué. Everything serves a purpose. We collect old forms and manuals. We also love simplicity in design. We chose to design our new stationery system around the thought of simplistic process and meaningful functionality. We also wanted to bring in color in a unique way. Our custom Pantones were mixed to match our choices of French Paper's vibrant stock.

Production Lesson(s)

Whenever you design for yourself, it's hard to stop. Any designer will attest to that. The trick is to stop while you've got something good. We hope that happened.”

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Jessica Mullen

Writer for UnderConsideration LLC.

More: Online / On Twitter

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Date Published

March 22, 2012

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Filed Under

Letterpress
Offset
Stationery

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About UnderConsideration

UnderConsideration is a graphic design enterprise that runs a network of blogs, publishes books, organizes live events and judged competitions, and designs for clients.


online

Brand New / Displaying opinions and focusing solely on corporate and brand identity work.

Art of the Menu / Cataloguing the underrated creativity of menus from around the world.

Quipsologies / Chronicling the most curious, creative, and notable projects, stories, and events of the graphic design industry on a daily basis.

Speak Up (2002 – 2009) / Discussing, and looking for, what is relevant in, and the relevance of, graphic design. Archives Only.

Word It (2003 – 2010) / Encouraging creative diversity in the community through monthly, one-word challenges. Archives Only.

Brand New Classroom (2010 – 2011) / Providing a space for critique and opinions on student identity workArchives Only.

graphic design

Department of Design / Designing corporate and brand identities and full development of printed and digital matter for clients.

publishing

The 2010 FPO Awards / 2011, self-published.

The 2010 Brand New Awards / 2011, self-published.

Flaunt: Designing effective, compelling and memorable portfolios of creative work / 2010, self-published.

Events & Judged Competitions

Brand New Conference / A one-day event on the development of corporate and brand identity projects by some of today’s most active and influential practitioners from around the world.

Brand New Awards / Celebrating the best identity work produced around the world.

FPO Awards / Celebrating the best print work from around the world.

Writing

Graphic Design, Referenced: A Visual Guide to the Language, Applications, and History of Graphic Design / 2009, Rockport.

Women of Design: Influence and Inspiration from the Original Trailblazers to the New Groundbreakers / 2008, HOW Books.

The Word It Book: Speak Up Presents a Gallery of Interpreted Words / 2007, HOW Books.


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