Eva & Violet Logo Design & Branding

on October 2nd, 2014

Logo design & branding for a retailer of cruelty-free health and beauty products based in Australia.

Furious Gryphon Logo Design

on September 4th, 2013

Heraldry inspired logo design for Furious Gryphon, a software design company based in Australia.

Artefact Heritage Consulting Logo Design

on March 24th, 2013

Logo design for a heritage consulting company based in Australia.

Guest Toiletries: Free Printable Labels

on August 24th, 2012

Another free label post to help you with your guest toiletry organisation – my latest obsession, I’m afraid. I’ve been obsession over the jars to put them in, what type of toothbrushes to buy (decided for bamboo, but they aren’t in these photos as they haven’t been delivered yet) and whether to buy bath robes […]

Design Specials

on January 16th, 2012

Free Printable Mason Jar Labels

on January 16th, 2012

So lately I find myself drawn again to jars (old obsession). And since I have bought quite a few of them recently, a revamping of the pantry was quite in order, complete with colourful labels and pretty patterns. Which I now offer to you for free download, should you feel the spring clean itch.

Garden in a Bottle – Logo Design Process

on September 11th, 2011

Logo design process for SchreberMeister, a designer bottle garden company based in Vienna.

Rebranding Performance Leaders Australia (Logo & Brand Design)

on August 15th, 2011

Performance Leaders Australia’s mission is to provide guidance on how to best lead teams and improve a manager’s own performance as a leader of people and change catalyst. The client felt their current logo did not reflect their values or approach and contacted Limeshot for a rebranding exercise.

Angelina Jolie, Louis Vuitton and Annie Leibovitz: Fail.

on July 14th, 2011

If you read this blog before you’ll know I’m a fan of Annie Leibovitz. I also happen to love Angelina Jolie for a whole lot of reasons. I’m not into the whole Louis Vuitton “brand yourself as middle class by hanging a bag that spells its label on your shoulder” kind of thing, but that’s […]

Kitsch and Cool Restaurant Branding

on July 6th, 2011

Lactobar Retro-Bistro is a new and very popular restaurant in Oradea, Romania (Lactobar means milk bar, in Romanian). Obviously, the drink of choice is not milk, but bear, however what’s interesting about this joint is the outlandish, crazy, cool and perfectly kitsch decor. From an old Romanian car embedded into the wall to doilies, old […]

Circular logos: fascination and inspiration

on April 20th, 2011

It seems to me, of late, that everyone is attracted to circular logos more than any other type. I have started avoiding providing a circular option – unless I am very happy with it, for fear my clients will choose that over stronger, non-circular concepts. And yet what is it about circular logos that attracts […]

Dionysus – Illustration Logo

on April 16th, 2011

Hand-drawn illustration for an organic Kalamata olive oil brand; more images after the jump. Currently featured in the logopond.com gallery. This is work in progress, so watch this space for more images.

Logo Design Research Finds: Black Figure Attic Pottery

on April 7th, 2011

Been to the State Library of NSW today, doing some research for a new logo project (for a sumptuous Greek Kalamata olive oil, watch this space!) and came across some lovely pottery images, not the ones one can usually find online but some more obscure and quite unusual ones. Images after the jump (and click […]

Address Stamp: Finally Here!

on April 6th, 2011

Ordered recently from a wonderful stamp manufacturer in the US (and delivered in 7 working days!), the new Limeshot address stamp is here. Gorgeous thing to use on envelopes and mail-outs. Images after the jump.

Brand, sweet brand: logo cakes

on March 21st, 2011

Don’t know what else to put your logo on? Then be inspired by the newest, sweetest fade: logo cakes, as beautifully illustrated by Herson Rodrigues.

Peru rebrands – and what an awesome job!

on March 16th, 2011

Via Under Consideration’s Brand New, my branding crush for this week is Peru’s new identity. From a friendly and beautiful logo, to great application, this is the one exception I’ve seen this year to the disastrous country rebrands trend.

WIP: Erica Angyal Logo Design & Branding

on March 9th, 2011

Erica Angyal is a nutritionist, health consultant, speaker, and international author of books on health and beauty. Please note this is still work in progress.

Logo Portfolio Updates

on February 14th, 2011

Logo Design Process for Concrete for Maryland: Video

on February 10th, 2011

I find it so fascinating to see a designer at work, and Brian at TriLion Studios had the great idea of recording his logo process for Concrete for Maryland logo. Watch him in action below:

Logo Design Love: L’Usine Gourmande

on February 3rd, 2011

Found on Behance recently; not sure whether it’s the orange (new fave colour of mine), the letterpress feel of the stationery or the fresh take on the retro craze that has swept the design world for the past year, but whatever it is, I love L’Usine Gourmande.


Creative brief: a word to the wise

on January 23rd, 2011

If your brief isn’t interesting, the resulting design won’t be either.

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Carpet Republic Logo Design

on January 19th, 2011

Logo design & identity work for a high-end brand called Carpet Republic, a subsidiary of Superior Floor Coverings Pty Ltd in Glebe, Sydney.

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Bar Stella Logo Design

on January 19th, 2011

Logo design & identity work for a coffee catering company based in Sydney.

Copyright saga: a bad western movie, and I’m the bad guy

on January 5th, 2011

(UPDATED 14.02.2011) I think this needs documentation, since it is an issue that concerns all designers out there, or at least all the designers who put their work on Brandstack, Dribbble, Logopond and so on. We all do so with a certain understanding of the risks we run, the most important being our work being […]