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The Italian Food Collection

The agency Cayenne Italia produced a brilliant campaign for Italian Instituto per il Commercio Estero (Institute for the Promotion of Foreign Trade) highlighting two remarkable Italian products, known for their excellent quality: food and fashion. The campaign “The Italian Food … Continue reading

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Miss Magnolia Thunderpussy

There are some crazy users on Flickr, and crazy means crazy in the best possible way, who like to share vintage images. Miss Magnolia Thunderpussy likes to share “some” stuff: almost six thousand of images divided in 90 sets and … Continue reading

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Oh so.. Whiskas origami ads

The Whiskas® product line Oh so… was released with a brilliant campaign created by the agency TBWA London. The print ads for Oh so… products are beautifuly clean, composed by coloured infinite backgrounds and origamis of each variety of food: … Continue reading

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Italian Movie Posters

The Flickr user Gerry D. is a film enthusiast and it seems he has special interest in the Italian cinema. What makes me think about are his Flickr sets. On his set Italian movies he shares 556 vintage images posters, … Continue reading

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The Sexy Side of PEZ

The image of PEZ to me is related to something cheerful, funny, almost puerile. I’m glad someone removed those images from my mind, surprising me with The Sexy Side of PEZ. This side of PEZ uses sex to sell it … Continue reading

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Museum of Russian Poster

The Museum of Russian Poster has an amazing on-line collection of images. There are almost two thousand of vintage and new posters, divided in seven categories: advertising,agitational, entertainment, military, movies, social and others. This is an excellent collection for its … Continue reading

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Vintage Children’s Books Scans by Martin Klasch

P-E Fronning, from Martin Klasch blog, uploaded scanned images of three lovely books at his Flickr set Children’s Books. His last addition to the set was Jim, Jock and Jumbo, a children’s book published in New York in 1946. The … Continue reading

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Vintage Brazilian Ads

As I said a while ago, it isn’t easy find good sites about vintage Brazilian culture and ephemera. Happily this has been changing in the last years and many sites to preserve this memory appeared. A very good example of … Continue reading

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Samurai

The pretty nice short animation Samurai is fable created by Three Legged Legs, for GE’s “Imagination at Work” theater campaign. It is a tale of a pint-sized samurai faced with a seemingly impossible challenge as proposed by a behemoth Emperor … Continue reading

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What hands can do

Did you see the Volkswagen commercial for Phaeton, YouTube – What hands can do? It’s stunning! Using the simple concept of what hands can do, the video shows amazing images of Shadow play using only hands. I felt a little … Continue reading

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