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More @pantone colors! With the new Pantone Extension for @creativecloud, you have a whole new palette of market-driven, trend-relevant colors for more design options. Perfectly pair physical and digital color references on your next project! pic.twitter.com/mrq1eTBvHH

Make the ornament bigger. (1532) pic.twitter.com/HcoGjjnpy5

MORE COLORS!
https://www.pantone.com/color-intelligence/articles/product-spotlight/color-with-confidence … pic.twitter.com/z8MSPPXNr5

294 NEW COLORS! Introducing an expanded array of color to the Pantone Matching System®.The addition of 294 trend-relevant colors brings the total to over 2,100 colors for print, packaging and digital design. Get up to $50 back for your old books with the Pantone Trade In Program! pic.twitter.com/EfdgYFrxw7

The Lost City of Atlantis, Swiss Dragons, the Underworld and the Man Who (thought he) Knew Everything:

https://ilovetypography.com/2019/09/17/underground-world-the-man-who-thought-he-knew-everything/ … pic.twitter.com/MRk4stvbwv

Apparently, Swiss dragons (Draco Helveticus) only have two legs. pic.twitter.com/JQvVhWyJP3

Baywatch Red, to the rescue! To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the iconic TV series, the Pantone Color Institute partnered with the show’s producers to identify and standardize @baywatch Red, a dynamic and dramatic, red shade featured in the red swimsuits worn by the cast. pic.twitter.com/YOPmTwLIs7

Discover the art and science that was combined to create The Macallan Edition No. 5; a rich, natural colour that inspired The @Pantone Color Institute to develop its brand new colour, The Macallan Edition Purple.

#EditionNo5 #MacallanCreates pic.twitter.com/MtUnsUdeRD

Introducing The Macallan Edition No. 5, a celebration of our commitment to 100% Natural Color. Stay tuned to learn about our unique collaboration with @pantone Color Institute to create an exceptional whisky and a brand new color: The Macallan Edition Purple. pic.twitter.com/RlhKvjfpFd

I know you all know why all snowflakes are six-sided, but if you’d like to see the first book to pose the question (authored by Kepler, no less), then take a look at Meditations on Snowflakes:

https://ilovetypography.com/2019/09/13/meditations-on-snowflakes/ … pic.twitter.com/JRMJALVBa1

A magnificent engraving of subterranean earth from Athanasius Kircher’s ‘Mundus Subterraneus’, 1665. pic.twitter.com/yzO9BJNr34

New on the blog: “Meditations on Snowflakes” – a tale of type & cannonballs and why snowflakes have six sides.

https://ilovetypography.com/2019/09/13/meditations-on-snowflakes/ … pic.twitter.com/kuVNZY0gHb

Anatomy cross-sections made entirely out of old books:

https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/art/news/these-visceral-anatomy-cross-sections-are-made-entirely-out-of-paper-10507954.html … pic.twitter.com/ErrPkCgcNI

Color is back at @Apple - I chatted with @pantone to hear why https://www.fastcompany.com/90402224/apple-is-bringing-back-crazy-colors-after-years-of-minimalism-heres-why …

. @pantone's NYFW-Inspired Color Palette Will Cure Your Post-Summer Blues: http://bit.ly/2GhYyGH  pic.twitter.com/BEFT3hXvDq

45 Instagram Accounts To Follow For Design Inspiration:

Here's a couple:
@pantone @pentagram @uenodotco @Behance @dribbble @usemuzli @envato @go_milkshake @dschwen @CreativeReview @Ogilvy @droga5 @JuxtapozMag @72andSunny @hugeinc @Adobe @baugasm https://www.rawshorts.com/blog/best-instagram-accounts-design-inspiration/ …

Another stunning hand-colored engraving of the Ptolemaic cosmos, from Harmonia Macrocosmica, 1660. pic.twitter.com/WdD92F6Ufu

The Pantone Color Institute’s executive director @LeatriceEiseman shares the Spring/Summer 2020 Fashion Color Trend Report with @wwd and talks about the future of color. https://wwd.com/eye/lifestyle/spring-summer-colors-2020-pantone-fashion-trends-1203254943/ …

I've signed for Bodleian Library at the Uni of Oxford for another book. ‘Remarkable Renaissance Books’, tells the stories of 24 significant books (c. 1450s – 1620s). In the meantime, read my other book, “Typographic First: Adventures in Early Printing”

https://bodleianshop.co.uk/products/typographic-firsts … pic.twitter.com/IyuAzFHb3O

"Etruscan is one of those great mysteries — a well-attested ancient language that we don’t really understand very well."

Terrific, beautifully illustrated blogpost from @pippa_steele on what we know, and what we don't know, about the Etruscan language. https://crewsproject.wordpress.com/2019/08/29/learning-etruscan/ …

A beautiful hand-colored astronomical volvelle from Ottavio Pisani's book, “Astrologia”. Antwerp, 1613. The book was also impressive in size, measuring 500 x 500 mm! pic.twitter.com/MFrJ3bEMBU

Not a Baskerville title-page.
Antwerp, 1641. pic.twitter.com/xLNErOeFwP

In case you missed it. A brief intro to festival books in Pomp, Type and Circumstance: https://ilovetypography.com/2019/08/21/typographic-printed-festival-books/ … pic.twitter.com/zMjgsK06ST

Earlier this month we celebrated National Failures Day so we thought why not celebrate a few favorite fails from one of our favorite subreddits (r/CrappyDesign). With that, we bring you 14 design fails that’ll make you go, “Uhhhh.” https://buff.ly/2Yn9D2Q