Posts Tagged ‘ magazine design ’

The Rise and Rise of Rita

Elle UK May 2014
Creative director: Suzanne Sykes
Art director: Lisa Rahman
Designer: Phoebe Sing
Photographer: Thomas Whiteside


Hard to Swallow. Self August 2014


Self. August 2014
Creative director: Barbara Reyes
Art director: Petra Kobayashi
Photographer: Jamie Chung

Lovely concept and beautifully photographed. The pill mirrored by the letter O is a nice touch.

The new denim


Self. August 2014
Creative director: Barbara Reyes
Art director: Petra Kobayashi
Photographer: Patric Shaw

Notice the way the strong vertical supports the entire typographic composition. Also how the word denim corresponds to the colors and even the shape of the model.

Find what’s interesting



Wired, August 2014
Design director: Caleb Bennett
Senior art director: Dylan Boelte
Managing art director: Victor Krummenacher
Art directors: Allie Fisher, Joseph Reyes

I’ve always been fascinated by how graphic designers approach the task of getting magazine readers to the pages they are interested in. These two examples show great energy. The features page, top, relies on geometric shapes and a sort of tangram puzzle idea, while the contents page utilizes an organized frenzy of small images and typographic rules.

Type and image interact

Harper’s Bazaar August 2014
Creative director: Stephen Gan
Design director: Elizabeth Hummer
Photographer: Don Penny/Studio D

How to drop the last 5 pounds

Harper’s Bazaar August 2014
Creative director: Stephen Gan
Design director: Elizabeth Hummer

Sugar. Are you hooked?

Sweet-and-Vicious-Womens Health 2014-06
Women’s Health June 2014
Photographer: Jamie Chung