Daily Archives: November 18, 2010

Link Love: 11.17.10

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Source unknown, but I love this photo! Anyone know where it’s from?

• Web Typography: 100 Educational Resources, Tools and Techniques is an indispensable resource for designers.

• Brave girl! I quit Vogue. Now what?

• I am so inspired by the outcomes from 30 Covers 30 Days, a project in which 30 designers are paired with 30 authors and tasked with the challenge of design­ing a book cover in 24 hours.

• Is blogging self-exploitation?

• Seems that I’m not the only one obsessed with Wolford Bondage tights. A few celebs have discovered them as well!

• Fooducate is an iPhone app that lets you make healthier choices at the supermarket — it scans the barcode of a product and then tells you the good and the bad while suggesting healthier alternatives.

• The coolest birth announcement I’ve ever seen.

• 12 timeless rules for making a good publication.

• Get a grip, Phil Collins! Seriously, you have to read this. He claims that he now spends time “collecting artefacts from the battle of the Alamo. His fascination with the US civil war is deeper than just an amateur historian’s curiosity: he claims he may have fought in the famous battle during a previous life.” It gets even better from there.

• Ah, I love this calendar. Red, black and very Swiss looking.

• Looks like someone else also noticed Urban Outfitter’s purposely ironic website redesign. At least, I hope it’s ironic.

• Diamonds Aren’t Forever, an interesting discussion about marriage.

• 13 tips for beginning bloggers.

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