— 5th Element

The English Group: Completed Project


First look at the new brand identity and a suite of engraved or die-stamped business cards for luxury interior design practise 5th Element.


The cards have been produced in two colour ways using metallic rose gold die-stamping inks and metallic gilt-edging on both white and charcoal grey textured paper stocks.

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— IL Rejected

Here is the cover design for IL magazine’s food issue – before they rejected it – and after the jump you can see what they ran with.


The Design Director is Francesco Franchi.

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— Quite Lovely Monograph

To follow on from yesterday’s post revealing the cover of issue two of The Quite Delightful Project’s luxury erotic magazine – the Quite Lovely issue, the follow-up to Quite Frankly – here’s the cover of the monograph that will accompany the new issue.


It’s an essay of exceptionally candid self portraits by photographer Dee Elegia.


You can find out more about The Quite Delightful Project here.


You can also see Dee’s work in a new exhibition featuring the works of eight photographers using Impossible Project film which open’s tomorrow at London’s Hoxton Gallery.

the quite delightful project, quite lovely, quite frankly, sex, erotic, photography, self-portrait, explicit, monograph, dee elegia, elegia

— Quite Lovely

The English group: Work-in-progress


Following The English Group’s contribution to the successful launch of The Quite Delightful Project’s luxury erotic publishing venture and their Quite Frankly launch issue, here’s a very first look at the follow-up Quite Lovely.


The cover photography is by Katherine Jane Wood and features The English Group’s Alice Taylor as model.


For more information, click here and pop across to The Quite Delightful Project website

the quite delightful project, quite lovely, quite frankly, magazine, erotic, publishing sex, sexuality

— Mr Porter

Very appealing cover layout for the February March 2015 issue of Mr. Porter, featuring actor Adrien Brody photographed by Blair Getz Mezibov

February March 2015, Mr. Porter, actor, Adrien Brody, photography, Blair Getz Mezibov

— Valentine’s Day

I just love a reading, and for anyone out there without a partner today a good book may offer equally rewarding company.


…I can’t guarantee that all of these are about love though (even if they do all have a heart on the cover).

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