Valentine’s Day

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02/14/2014: House Love Letters

House Industries takes love to its typographic extremes with a complete exhibit of Valentine’s-themed projects. Cleverly entitled “Love Letters” products range from framed hearts with the word love expressed in different languages to ornately designed cards and boxes of chocolate. Check out the entire collection here. Via House Industries.

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02/03/2014: Valentine’s Day postcards

The latest from MOO’s Luxe Project comes in the form of Stefan Bucher’s Valentine Postcards. The 10-card set, entitled “Love Cells,” consists of several hand drawn patterns that include that feature some very subtle hearts. Proceeds from purchases of the collection will go to Shelterbox USA. “Their mission to provide shelter, warmth, and dignity...

Happy Valentine's Day, From @Printmag Twitter Followers

Thanks to our beloved Twitter followers who kindly shared their Valentines with us. We love it! Inspire others with your work! Enter the Regional Design Annual Competition. Deadline is March 1st. Visit the RDA site for more info.

Free Pouring: A Typology of Latte Art

My kitchen has an espresso machine, an industrial grinder, a home grinder. two coffee pots, an iced coffee maker, a french press, a pour over kit… Needless to say, I’m well-equipped in case there is an apocalypse and the new currency is coffee beans. My first introduction to the merits of latté art was...

Timothy Goodman's Valentine's Day Gift To You

Our good friend and frequent contributor, Timothy Goodman, is crazy. Crazy in love that is. And to prove his passionate devotion to all things romantic, he has undertaken an ambitious projects all in the name of love (and @timothyogoodman #selfpromotion of course). His “Valentine Tweet Marathon,” like artist Jason Polan’s recent attempts to illustrate...

Affordable Love

Gallerist Jen Bekman’s affordable art site, 20×200, offers a selection of smart, well-curated photographs and prints, as evidenced by these Steve Lambert pieces. There are a variety of love-themed options (as well as a slew of other subjects), should you be on the Valentine’s Day gift hunt or just because.   Resources Recommended by...

Heartfelt

Special Thanks to Chip Kidd for the title of this piece.  Resources Recommended by Imprint Available now: Print Magazine’s Guest Art Director Digital Collection There’s still time to enter your work in the Regional Design Annual. Register now! Get an inside look at logo design from Chermayeff & Geismar Hear the original “Mad Man” George Lois speak live about his life...

Love Is Lame, Is It?

Chad Silver thinks you can measure your love in inches. For the JSx55 gallery in New York City, he’s re-imagined his deconstructionist valentine, affectionately known as the “shit bitch” bear, as a 40-inch furry giant named Albert. “He’s their exclusive love child,” says Silver. Offered in limited edition, Albert is part of Loveislame, a...