This blog is still alive – in spite of having been a bit neglected over the past year… We won’t complain though: 2012 has been our busiest year ever with practically not a week without a design project to work on – many tight deadlines, many new mediums explored and many projects to add . . . → Read More: YCD’s 2012 Holiday Card
A few days ago we got this flyer for a physiotherapy centre in our mailbox and as we were walking to the recycle bin to dispose of it we were saying how uninviting it looked compared to the identity we designed in late 2011 for a similar clinic. Yes, we were bragging about our own work. . . . → Read More: Identity for Physiotherapy on Lakeshore
We’ve been way too busy lately – not that we’re complaining, it’s a good thing! – to update the portfolio section of our website, so we thought we’d show our latest work on the blog. So here’s the Annual Report that we designed a few months ago for the Canadian Housing & Renewal Association. CHRA is . . . → Read More: One of our latest projects – Annual Report for CHRA
A well designed logo is an essential piece of company branding, no matter how big or small the business is. A good logo design will be a concise representation of company values, that works on a variety of media.
Since setting up Yellow Car Design in 2008 we have been lucky enough to work on many different . . . → Read More: Logo Design Examples 2012
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C’était hier, le 19 mars 2012, qu’était diffusé sur les ondes de Zeste le premier épisode de Le Chocolat selon Juliette, une nouvelle série où Juliette Brun, chocolatière et propriétaire des boutiques Juliette et Chocolat à Montréal, nous offre ses recettes préférées qui mettent toutes en vedette . . . → Read More: Sweet, sweet design
A business card is an valuable part of any small businesses networking strategy. It can be the first item shared with potential partners or clients, as well as something for them to remember you by. It is important that your business card promotes the company values while at the same time is well-designed.
Below are some examples . . . → Read More: Business Card Design Inspiration
IFC started showing Season 1 of Misfits, a science-fiction drama TV series produced in the UK about a group of young offenders (some of which are typical English chavs who remind us of people we used to know in England…aww memories!) forced to work in a community service programme. They get supernatural powers after a weird . . . → Read More: Misfits – the show not the band
That was ours, a Narcissist Riesling from the wine collection Megalomaniac which we of course bought because we really liked the label, not because of our inflated sense of self-esteem and the overestimation of our powers and beliefs… or was that the reason why we liked it?! Who knows! In any case, . . . → Read More: What was your Christmas day wine?
This is the pretty YCD Happy Holiday card – 2011 Edition – that we designed for our clients & friends. It’s always great fun to spend some time doing design work for ourselves and to have carte blanche for all stylistic choices (including the choice of a reindeer photo amongst . . . → Read More: Our pretty 2011 Christmas cards!
The title of this post refers to the latest bags we bought to, well… to pick up our dog, Desmond’s poo! We normally buy the Dollars Store’s own version of biodegradable poop bags, but last time we were at Costco we saw these and fell in love with the packaging (if you’re a regular on this . . . → Read More: “Extra-long so you never make unwanted contact.”