Monday, October 11, 2010
Thursday, October 7, 2010
Wednesday, October 6, 2010
So, everybody is using Futura these days, and previous days, and for a long time before that. There are some newer versions coming about, but people favor the face because of its timeless quality and geometric simplicity (it's been around since 1927).
Futura is great for titling—Bold, add some letter-spacing, and you're golden. Digging the fall colorways on the memo books.
Monday, October 4, 2010
Okay, white makes for some 'clean' looking layouts, but if your design isn't spectacular, it starts to look like you didn't even consider color. Solution? Use this very light gray instead of white for a background. One of the best things about #F5F5F5 is that it plays well with white, and even better with larger solid fills of it.