The typography trend in design continues at Pulse 2013

Pulse London 2013, trends on Moregeous blogThe trend for the written word in design and interiors was very much apparent at PULSE 2013, but with a not so subtle variation – it was all quite in-yer-face with a definite move away from Keep Calm and Eat etc….

As typified by Soddit and Blimey above, many young designers had opted for typographic shock value with prints which were both witty and to the point. Here are the ones which made me giggle:

Pulse London 2013, trends on Moregeous blog

And here are some slightly less cheeky ones:

Pulse London 2013, trends on Moregeous blog

The master of the poetic written word Rob Ryan was featured on one of the stands:

Pulse London 2013, trends on Moregeous blogAs did the condensation of whole books into one page and at least a recognisable part of a book into a brooch!:

Pulse London 2013, trends on Moregeous blogAnd I couldn’t very well NOT post this one, could I? 😉Pulse London 2013, trends on Moregeous blog

Featured above from the top: McLaggen Smith Mugs, Karin Akesson, One Must Dash, Live In Print, Sarah Ray, Ros Shiers, More Than Words, Heather Alstead, Rob Ryan, House of Ismay, Spineless Classics and Susan Taylor

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