Christmas is the time of the year, when you think on your beloved ones, when you pause for a moment to say “thank you”. Still one of the nicest ways to tell is by a handwritten postcard, a little personal surprise in the moment of opening the postbox in the everyday rush – and even more, if it’s not a cheesy golden-stars-and-tree ensemble but a simple black-and-white design that manages to put a smile on the face!
“Characters” is a new magazine from Walter Knoll. It tells of inspiring people, brands, they work with, and furniture, they create. What do they all have in common? Personality and excellence. Interviews, reports, photographs and illustrations present striking people as well as high-end furniture with personality. And the second issue is already in the making…
Faszination Pilates is a studio for pilates and fascia training in Hamburg run by Kathrin Lindow with a focus on women and especially mothers. Kathrin is a powerful and versatile woman herself, so it was clear from the beginning that we use strong colours and forms that communicate the energy that you receive as the benefit from the training.
How to become a good father? The protagonist wants to learn from the best and makes his way to the forest to find „Reuber“. The result is a beautifully illustrated and written homage to the courage and the forest by Rán Flygenring (drawings) and Finn-Ole Heinrich (text).
“Verlorener Morgen” is a novel about a whole country: Romania. It’s history is marked by suffering in many different ways and decades, the book concentrates on the World War I and the 1980s. But the protagonists are strong, especially the women. Therefore the Romanian flag in the form of three powerful and impasto colour stripes illustrates this strength and covers the grey reality.