What’s Your Designer Star Sign?

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Creative director Liza Enebeis consults her inner Zodiac to bring you your stars.

Mine is: Cancerian designers tend to set up their design studio at home and like to keep client contact to a minimum. Their sensitivity is reflected in their work – they shy away from bold typography and bright colors.

(I disagree with the shying away from bold typography and bright colors part…)

Find yours here.

Kaiju :: Free Font of the Day

Oh boy, do I have a nice font for you, Kaiju! Plus it is free for both personal and commercial use. Check out the numbers, too, they are gorgeous. Get it here.

“KAIJU is a sans serif typeface that comes in multiple weights,” says its designer Anthony James. “Its simplicity makes it a very legible display font, perfect for editorials. The equal emphasis on thick and thin allows for both bold and subtle aesthetics.”

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Around the Web

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Happy Friday! Here’s what I’ve found around the web this week:

1. Who doesn’t love free? Seven ways to promote yourself for free.

2. 21 facts about the English language you may or may not know.

3. I love avocados and sriracha, I need to try this!

4. A wonderful post on body hair not defining a woman’s femininity. 

5. Growing up my neighbor use to make rugs out of bread bags. Here is how to make your own woven rag rug. 

6. Some great graphic design book recommendations by Shauna of Nubby Twiglet.

7. I love Ari Seth Cohen’s blog. He roams NYC streets and photographs stylish older people. Check it out. 

8. My husband sent me this and boy did it make me laugh.

I hope you have a wonderful weekend filled with springtime activities.