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Our Favorite Resources
A collection of goods and resources from creatives and makers around the web.
Fonts • Templates • Books • and more!
Art of the Title
An online collection celebrating the title design and keyart of tv and film.
Virgil Abloh's How to Start a Brand
Virgil's answers to frequently asked questions about starting a brand.
NYPL - Menu Design Collection
New York Public Library
A collection of digitized menus in the NYPL collection from the 1850's to now.
Doing Cool Stuff - Design Studio Directory
Jamie Samman & Friends
"A collection of brand and digital product studios curated by Jamie Samman and various other peeps."
"An amazing SF based archive full of type specimens, much available online. They also host a myriad of type workshops, courses, and free lectures."
Open Source fonts from ANRT
"Open Source fonts from Atelier National de Recherche Typographique. Free for personal and commercial use. "
"Helvetica in the Streets" Mug
"This sturdy ceramic mug is great for holding coffee, pens, La Croix or anything else you can imagine. The perfect desk flair for any creative."
"Erik Marinovich's funky 4 weight font family inspired by the classic type on Black Sabbath's Vol. 4."
Loom - Video Messaging to Skip Meetings
25 Looms Free
I use Loom to walkthrough interim proofs that don't require a meeting, but would be way too much to call out in an email. It's a GAME changer. "
"I love how Karen does a deep dive into the different approaches to creating each letter and number in the alphabet. I reference this book constantly!"
"This was one of the first books I bought to learn lettering properly. It covers all the foundational principles of letterforms and styles. Cover to cover an incredible resource!"
10B Woodward: Editorial Sans
"An all caps gothic sans that's absolutely perfect for editorial headlines. It's big, bold, and slim figure make it a great fit for posters, t-shirts, and magazine covers. Reserved to caps only, this poised and fearless typeface is a content creators best friend."