Vintage Monogram

31 Jan

The monogram on this vintage photo back is stunning. Each letter has it’s own pattern and details, yet they all feel married to one another and are perfectly interwoven. Monograms are so simplified nowadays. After seeing this, I’ll never be satisfied with a monogram again. Sigh.
Via Designspiration.

Vintage Monogram

31 Jan

The monogram on this vintage photo back is stunning. Each letter has it’s own pattern and details, yet they all feel married to one another and are perfectly interwoven. Monograms are so simplified nowadays. After seeing this, I’ll never be satisfied with a monogram again. Sigh.

Via Designspiration.

Vintage Monogram

31 Jan

The monogram on this vintage photo back is stunning. Each letter has it’s own pattern and details, yet they all feel married to one another and are perfectly interwoven. Monograms are so simplified nowadays. After seeing this, I’ll never be satisfied with a monogram again. Sigh.

Via Designspiration.

Hey You RSS Readers- Update yo’ Links!

8 Jul

I recently switched over to a “real” WordPress site to make things more awesome, and a kind reader e-mailed me informing me that the blog died in RSS world. Devestated, I dug up the old .com site to come rescue all of you! You’ve been missing so many posts! How are you handling it?

Please change your feed link to:  http://vintagemeohmy.com/?feed=rss2

Vintage Pencil Cases

27 Jun

 

I love the pops of bright neon colors on the British Graphite pack. Even the ad on the inside is cool! These almost make me want to buy pencils again. Almost. Continue reading

Trade Cards (old school business cards)

27 Jun

I’m re-doing my business cards immediately. Continue reading

Download: Italian Photo Back, 1890s

27 Jun

Here is another great photo back made for the studio Fratelli D’Alessandri in the 1890s. This particular design was taken from the back of a portrait of the crown prince, Victor Emmanuel III of Savoy, who would later become the king of Italy.

Look inside the post to view the full image in all its glory.
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