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BP&O Collections — Business Cards No.11

Selected by Richard Baird.

The Best of BP&O — Business Cards No.11

The eleventh collection of business cards designed as part of new brand identity project, reviewed and published on BP&O in 2016. Between them, these show how colour, type, form, texture and contrast, delivered through a combination of graphic design, material choice and print finish, contribute to a distinctive and communicative brand identity. As with previous sets, this includes uncoated and coated boards, coloured papers, surface embosses, foils and edge painted detail. Featured studios include Neue, Raw Color, Mucho and dn&co, plus many more. Be sure to click through to get a sense of how these fit within a broader brand identity program and the communicative intentions that underpin their aesthetic.

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BP&O Collections — Business Cards No.10

Curated by Richard Baird.

  The Best of BP&O — Business Cards No.10

The tenth collection of business cards reviewed and published on BP&O in, and a couple slightly prior to, 2016. Between them, these highlight how colour, type, form and texture contrast, delivered through a combination of graphic design, material choice and print finish, contribute to a distinctive and communicative brand identity. As with previous sets, this includes illustration, uncoated and coated boards, coloured papers, surface embosses and foils. Featured studios include Blok, Studio Brave, Mucho and Spin, plus many more. Be sure to click through to get a sense of how these fit within a broader brand identity program and the communicative intentions that underpin their design.

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Flamingo by Bibliothèque, United Kingdom

Opinion by Richard Baird.

Brand Identity for Flamingo by Bibliotheque, United Kingdom

Flamingo is an insight and strategy consultancy, founded by Kirsty Fuller and Maggie Collier in 1997, that works with businesses, and at the intersection of people, culture and brands, to help enrich lives by shaping culture and evolving behaviours. The consultancy is described as a group and not just a network, collaborating and sharing across its seven offices throughout Europe, Asia, India and South America.

Flamingo recently worked with London based graphic design studio Bibliothèque to create a new brand identity and visual language that would better reflect who they are, and would speak clearly about their broad range of specialisations. This new brand identity extendeds to printed materials that included business cards, postcards, book cover and tote bags, and an online presence developed in collaboration with Archive Studio.

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