All Blog Posts Tagged 'clever' (48)

Christmas Tree for Book Lovers

Forget picking between a Noble Fir, a Douglas Fir or a regular old pine, just bust out your old books and create your own Christmas tree this year! Spotted on Reddit today is this picture that looks like it was taken at an Anthropologie store (though this has yet to be…


Added by alice on December 11, 2011 at 1:00pm — 7 Comments

Top 6 Sites to Learn Creative & Clever Crafts

Did someone say confetti bags? If you're a firm believer in making your own gifts or if you just want to get a little creative, check out our new list over at My Life Scoop. This week we've rounded up six websites that have…


Added by alice on November 21, 2011 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

I'll Never Lego

Heng Swee Lim (aka I Love Doodle) just released a new illustration that's just too cute and clever not to share. Called "I'll Never Lego," it shows two LEGO bricks joined together with one saying, "LEGO!" and the other saying, "No." The print is now available at Etsy.…


Added by alice on November 16, 2011 at 11:00am — 2 Comments

Mercedes Motion-Blur Illusion

If you love clever illusions that mess with your mind, then you're going to get a kick out of this new guerrilla advertising for Mercedes-Benz. To launch their new 2012 C-Class Coupe, they worked with BBDO Toronto, Canada to come up with this creative idea. A Benz was parked in front of a motion blurred wall, sidewalk, and billboard that read: “Looks fast. Even in park. The 450hp 2012…


Added by alice on November 15, 2011 at 11:00am — 1 Comment

Hitchcock x Angry Birds Mash-Up

Who doesn't love a good mash-up, especially when it involves something relatively old and something new? Called Them Birds, this illustration pits a stoic Alfred Hitchcock with a group of very Angry Birds. Created in collaboration by illustrators Dan Eijah Fajardo (aka Dandingeroz) and Pedro Kramer (aka Badbasilisk), it's currently submitted on… Continue

Added by alice on October 17, 2011 at 10:30am — 6 Comments

Clever Halloween Cakes

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Planning on creating some Halloween treats? With the spooky holiday only a few weeks away, it's never too early to start planning. For a little inspiration, check out these spooky cakes by 43-year-old food and prop stylist/crafter Paul Lowe. I particularly love that red candy heart he's laid over the skeleton and the little hands reaching out of the… Continue

Added by alice on October 5, 2011 at 9:30am — 2 Comments

Polar Ice

Cute, clever and making a political/environmental statement? Yes, it's Polar Ice designed by Atsuhiro Hayashi. Two silicon cups make unique ice cubes that show either a polar bear or two penguins standing on a glacier. How sad is it that they'll eventually melt away? Monos is selling them (set of 2) for 1,575 yen (or about $20 US).

Talk… Continue

Added by alice on September 30, 2011 at 9:00am — 1 Comment

Awesome Sci-Fi Inspired Orchestra Ads

Wow, just how brilliant are these ads for the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra’s concert series Space Classics? They've incorporated references to some of the most well-known space movies like Star Wars, Star Trek, and 2001: A Space Odyssey in ways… Continue

Added by alice on August 15, 2011 at 10:30am — 3 Comments

Clever Ads on Outsmarting Your Opponent

If you're a little orange multivitamin that claims it can help people perform better throughout their day, what better way to relay that message than with some clever advertising? Berocca presents three high pressure situations including a soccer penalty kick and an intense interrogation and then shows, in metaphors, ways we can outsmart our opponent. For instance, hypnotize the snake… Continue

Added by alice on August 13, 2011 at 12:00pm — 2 Comments

Social Media Propaganda Posters

Etsy merchant Justonescarf from Feeding Hills, Massachusetts has made some pretty awesome social media propaganda posters that will make you think twice about which sites you spend the most time on. Are you always going back and forth between Facebook and Twitter? Have you started to use Google +? Who will win out in the social media war? It seems like it's still anyone's… Continue

Added by alice on August 8, 2011 at 9:00am — 4 Comments

Pictogram Music Posters

After Viktor Hertz's Pictogram Movie Posters flew around the web, the hardworking illustrator made Honest Logos, a hilarious series that made us laugh because it struck a little too close to home. (Yes, we all… Continue

Added by alice on July 22, 2011 at 10:30am — 1 Comment

Smart Ad: Reading Means Resisting

I'm really enjoying this ad by book publisher Feltrinelli. With the help of ad agency, Tita in Milan, they remind us to block out the noise and soak in some knowledge. Cool design to boot.

Advertising Agency: Tita, Milan, Italy

Creative Directors: Giuseppe Mazza, Emanuele Basso

Art Director: Annalisa Martinucci

Copywriter: Andrea Masciullo

Illustrator: Camilla… Continue

Added by alice on January 11, 2011 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

Clever Ads: Donate Blood (5 total)

Using funny imagery with some funky font, ad agency Y&R, São Paulo, Brazil worked with Santa Casa Hospital to make these clever ads about donating blood. The tagline? Don't waste your blood. Donate. Awesome.

Advertising Agency: Y&R, São Paulo, Brazil

Creative Directors: Mariangela Silvani, Jorge… Continue

Added by Eugene on December 22, 2010 at 5:00pm — 8 Comments

MINI Snow Globes (4 pics)

MINI is getting in the holiday spirit with this guerrilla marketing campaign! Two new installations just went up - one in Herald Square, outside of Macy’s in New York City, and one at the 3rd Street Promenade in Los Angeles. The massive snow globes feature the newest member of the MINI family, the 4-door Countryman. What a clever way to show off the all-wheel drive car!…


Added by alice on December 16, 2010 at 10:30am — 3 Comments

MacFries Pedestrian Crossing

During Zurifest, Switzerland's largest public festival, McDonalds cleverly turned yellow pedestrian crossing lines into french fries! The festival is the only time of the year when official street markings, like pedestrian crossings, can be changed up.

via… Continue

Added by alice on August 9, 2010 at 9:00am — No Comments

Finding Nemo 2, After the Spill (5 total)

Just what happens to Nemo, Dory and friends after the ocean they live in gets destroyed by the BP oil spill? In a clever yet tragic series of posters, Chibboto shows us how our underwater friends have to deal with this catastrophic mess.…


Added by alice on June 20, 2010 at 9:00am — 3 Comments

iPad + Velcro

Here's a well-shot video of a person using the iPad and velcro together. Now this might just be a match made in heaven!

"Two of mankind's greatest inventions, together at last. Note: this is an exploration of what is possible, not necessarily what is practical. Tweet from the street at your own risk!" - Jesse… Continue

Added by alice on May 26, 2010 at 9:00am — 2 Comments

25 “Black and White” logo designs – A thoughtful inspiration!!

The basic challenge of creating a clever logo design in black and white color scheme is to convey the company message in a thoughtful way. Here is a compilation of 25 thoughtful “black and white” logo designs for your inspiration

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Added by sam anderson on April 16, 2010 at 5:35am — No Comments

Funny Map Illustrations by Christoph Niemann (8 total)

If you're a fan of clever illustrations, check out Christoph Niemann's new work titled My Way. You may remember Christoph as the man behind the creative “I LEGO N.Y.” series, too.…


Added by alice on March 12, 2010 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Say It With Chocolate By Jamie Wieck

Designer Jamie Wieck gives chocolate-giving an update with this clever idea: printable chocolates. The individual chocolate “pegs” can be arranged in a box to form a word or short message that is printed on the top inside of the box (thanks to chocolates with a low melting point which allows the chocolate to melt even in room temperature). Unfortunately, it’s only concept, but hopefully something like this gets mass production.…


Added by Yasmine Zalek on February 18, 2010 at 3:03am — 1 Comment

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