Design

It's almost that time of year again. Time to deck your halls with Holiday advertising and marketing materials. Here's two of the items we designed for the Pearl District's 2nd Annual Holidays in the Pearl. We enjoyed putting together this branding for the event that is both bright and modern, and a little bit retro! Be on the lookout for posters, ads and more as the event gets under way. And make sure you pick up your Pearl Pass--it's your card for special holiday savings at more than 75 Pearl District businesses....

After we designed our new website using one of Woo Themes' superb and sublime Wordpress themes, we submitted our URL to their customized theme showcase. Now, we're happy to report that our site is part of Woo Themes' very first Showcase Showdown! Check out the contest, and don't forget to vote! Learn more about Wordpress-based Web sites....

Deluxe put together this extensive marketing campaign for the Pearl District's Holiday Big Reveal window display event. The marketing pieces included posters, window decals, handout cards, magazine and newspaper ads, and even streetcar panels....

Deluxe has just completed a complete website re-design for Madison Millinger Extraordinary Handmade Rugs, a retail rug store in Portland, Oregon (now closed). We also created this cute e-mail announcement for the site using part of the Madison Millinger logo...

We've recently completed a new logo design for JD Madison's new showroom expansion. The new space showcases ten new, higher-end home furnishing lines and needed a sub-branded identity that was similar to JD Madison, but that could stand on its own as well. The new showroom opens to the public on June 15th and will include many more information graphics, displays and signage created by Deluxe. Here's the logo on the new exterior signage: ...

And, that's a good thing. Everywhere I turn these days people and companies are talking about green-building, green design, and green services -- essentially about making green from going green. Hopefully this groundswell of green-thinking can carry out past local, regional and even industry boundaries and become a real national and global charge. With so many people looking to minimize their own footprint on the planet through their purchases and lifestyle choices, it pays for businesses to let their customers know that they do indeed feature green products or options if they have them. One such company here in Portland is...