USC’s Information Sciences Institute

May 18th, 2012

USC Information Sciences Institute

“Agent of Innovation” — it’s the fantastic role of one of our long standing clients, USC’s Information Sciences Institute, one of the nation’s largest and most successful university-affiliated computer research institutes. We know that ground-breaking research demands thoughtfully produced communications. Whether it’s in the field of systems engineering, oncological research, or financial trends, we’ve been there.

Carnegie Mellon University Press, Poems by James Harms

February 21st, 2012

Carnegie Mellon University Press, Poems by James Harms

5 books and 15 years. We’re thrilled to have designed the cover of James Harms’ latest book, Comet Scar. Congrats to Jim on another dynamic collection of poems and a collective cheer for another fabulous collaboration!

Manhattan Beach: a California beach town

November 15th, 2011

Hot off the press! We just finished designing a charming illustrated book on Manhattan Beach for one of our clients. If you live in (or just love) this beautiful south bay city, be sure to order your copy today — they’re flying off the shelf! Or better yet, visit Jane and Gloria at one of the book signings near you.

sharing the love for Steve Jobs

October 6th, 2011

“Don’t be sad because it’s over. Smile because it happened.” –Dr.Seuss

Thank you Steve, for changing our world and inspiring us for 26 years (and yes, our 512K still works perfectly) !

it’s a wrap!

August 29th, 2011

We’re always so pleased when our work is recognized by our peers. The University & College Designers Association (UCDA) recently presented us an Award of Excellence for our work created to celebrate Occidental College’s special celebration for the artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude. And it’s Linda’s alma mater so the reward is even sweeter, Io Triumphe!

football gold, 2011

July 20th, 2011

It’s never too early to talk about Football season, right? And here’s something to cheer about — we’re celebrating the announcement of our latest win: a Neenah Gold award for design of the 2010 USC President’s Football Party Invitation suite. Reaching a balance of subtle elegance and tailgate enthusiasm, we know the details of What/When/Why can make greater steps towards our client’s development goals. Go team Deluxe!

plato dutch bike

March 21st, 2011

What designer can resist the idea of building your own bike, and viewing it in 3d? Republic Bikes of Dania Beach, Fl, lets you do just that. We love the Plato Dutch, in StudioDeluxe orange, of course.

type A for amazing

December 1st, 2010

Type A for Amazing — our ode to great typography. Organize your thoughts with these 2” magnets, featuring signature fonts from their notable designers and type A personalities — Bodoni, Didot, Cooper, Gill, Frutiger, Lubalin, Benguiat and Zapf. An instant designer classic! Available at Lindy Sue’s.

LA style

November 3rd, 2010

The October issue of Los Angeles Magazine featured these stunning illustrations by Los Angeles artist, Paul Rogers, in the article ”Five Decades, Five Classics.” You can see his work and read more about the history of LA style, here.

new do for the dollar

September 29th, 2010

The Dollar ReDe$ign Project is a grass-roots movement to redesign America’s paper currency, and this year, artists submitted more than 60 entries. View a sampling of the designs submitted over the last two years.