The Dieline Awards

Posted on October 20, 2009 Under Design

The Dieline Awards by, well, The Dieline– which is one of my favorite package design sites. The official ceremony will be held at the FUSE Conference, April 14th, 2010 in Chicago.

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Shane Ermitano

Posted on November 12, 2008 Under Design
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Find the Fedora

Posted on October 14, 2008 Under Life
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Tangible Chicago

Posted on October 3, 2008 Under Design

Josh Kenyon and Colby Nichols have been on our radar (as well as each other's) for quite some time now. While it's often said that familiarity breeds contempt, their familiarity has bred nothing but appreciation of the other's awesome design work. The…

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Si Scotts x Hype Type

Posted on August 12, 2008 Under Art
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J. Byrnes @ Threadless

Posted on June 27, 2008 Under Design
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Camp Firebelly

Posted on May 2, 2008 Under Design

What if you could go back to a summer camp where all you did was arts and crafts? Well, Firebelly Design is about to make you one happy camper. Camp Firebelly, a two week graphic arts program / sleepaway camp,…

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New Schwag at ShopJake

Posted on January 24, 2008 Under Fashion

Not everyone lives in Chicago. If they did we'd imagine there would be a severe demand for housing, scores of infrastructure issues and extremely long lines at any of the three Jake retail stores in the region. Luckily for the…

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Chuck Anderson @ Threadless Gallery

Posted on November 6, 2007 Under Art

We've written -- animatedly -- about Chicago's new Threadless store, and about the gallery that the store contains. We've also written quite enthusiastically about Chuck Anderson's, aka Nopattern's, luscious designs and illustrations. Though it's hard (especially at this point in…

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A. Leo Nash

Posted on July 12, 2007 Under Art

In the interest of full disclosure, let me state the following: I have not gone, nor do I ever intend to ever go, to Burning Man. There are a myriad of reasons behind my reluctance, not the least of which…

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