Some stuff from October 2008’s Fast Company

I couldn’t bring myself to take a picture of the cover, it makes me feel awkward and embaressed in the same way I do when I see or hear Sarah Palin talk. Hard to look at, but impossible to look away either. lke a horrible car accident. Go track it down and take a look for yourself. Anyway, there were a couple of other things inside I thought worth pointing out…

This page is so cool, it’s sick. I LOVE this and I’m going to copy it at the very first opportunity I get. I realize it’s nothing particularly special really, but damn I just think it’s kick-ass! Low budget, easy to execute solutions are always killer. Ok, that’s not true at all, but in this case, it is.

Here’s one of those mini-toc pages that seem to be competing for the Most Abstract Design Regardless of Content or Purpose Award.

On this spread, can you tell at first glance which is an ad and which is editorial?

And finally, so I’m not coming across as Debbie Downer all the time, I include this simply because it looks cool:

Explore posts in the same categories: Advertising, bad magazine design, contents pages, cool, Covers, design, Infographics, Magazines, Why is it like this?

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

You can comment below, or link to this permanent URL from your own site.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: