Link About It: This Week's Picks
Artsy photographs of fashion week, a book cover archive, centuries of well-dressed gentlemen, and more
2. New York Fashion Week: A Visual Essay
3. The Flour Art Museum
All those great vintage bags of flour you find at the flea market now have their own museum in Ahrensburg, Germany. Who knew that old flour bags could contain some of the quirkiest and culturally significant graphics of our time?
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4. The Book Cover Archive
Bookworms and designers alike will love The Book Cover Archive, an expansive archive of visually striking book covers for your viewing pleasure.
5. Danse Dance
Danse Dance is fun video that imagines a world where seemingly insignificant desk objects are set in to motion (stop motion, that is) and illustrates the process of what it took to make these objects appear to be dancing.
6. Thirty Retro Breakfast Cereals
The Food Section highlighted Now That's Nifty's amalgamation of 30 retro breakfast cereals, providing both a visit to pop culture's past and an excellent display of graphic and packaging design's simple roots.
7. The Seventy-Five Best Dressed Men of All Time
Esquire gives a simple run through the history of the best dressed men. Beginning with the caveman, the spread runs the gamut from Mark Train to Jay-Z and finishes with Esky for an astute and witty interpretation of who shaped the modern man's style of dress.