Creative Cups of Coffee

Reading Time: 2 minutes Finally, some art the more clumsy among us can appreciate! Singapore-based artists Jenn Perng and Ink Julep have created a series of adorable postcards that are only complete with coffee stains. (Good news for those of us who are prone to spillage) Perfect for writing in a cafe, over coffee with friends or during your […]

All about the coffee!

Reading Time: 2 minutes Olena Fedorova’s  vintage designs with a classical touch to it is a very well designed branding for the Coffee Station based in Baku, Azerbaijan.  The hand drawn logo allows the designs to reflect the atmosphere which good coffee encapsulates, the branding as a whole ties so beautifully with one another and the elegant use of blue […]


Reading Time: 2 minutes Črtomir Just has gloriously explored the world of golden wonders, literally turning our favourite items into gold – and I am loving it. His series of 3D artworks capture the beauty of the ordinary, with a touch (or generous dollop) of gold. This obsession is far from being over.   Design missing that special touch? Find out how […]

Article Summary: Beverage Showdown

Reading Time: < 1 minute Apart from the cats versus dogs conundrum, nothing has caused more bloody conflict over the years than the question of “tea or coffee?” Johannesburg’s café culture has seen exponential growth over the last few years, which makes it the perfect battleground for settling the score once and for all. We dispatched Nice Magazine representatives all […]

Coffee Propaganda

Reading Time: 2 minutes If Nicework was a country, tea would be the official drink. That said, there is a small but vicious band of rebels who continue to bown down to coffee as our rightful beverage selection.This animated short by Hyun Ji A.J. Bae, Janice Ahn, Yoon Sun Lee, and Zach Eastburg of Art Center College of Design makes us […]

No. Six Depot

Reading Time: 2 minutes Perky Brothers based in Nashville, Tennessee is an awesome little design company owned by two talented young men,  who are responsible for this beautiful branding for a new coffee roaster. “No. Six Depot is a family owned, small-batch coffee roaster and café nested in the beautiful Berkshires. Located in a historic train station on 6 Depot St, they […]

CreativeMornings Johannesburg – Mike Stopforth

Reading Time: < 1 minute   We are pleased to announce our first speaker Mike Stopforth. Mike is the founder and CEO of Cerebra, an integrated strategic communication agency that builds, engages and activates communities around brands. Cerebra’s client list includes Vodacom, Nedbank, Toyota, Lexus, Hollard, Autopage, Intel and more. In 2009 Mike was named one of South Africa’s “300 Young South Africans […]

Hummm Cafe

Reading Time: 2 minutes Brazilian graphic designer João Ricardo Machado this bright and friendly visual identity and packaging  for Hummm Ice Cream Store.  The visual treatment is inspired by Hummm’s catch phrase: “There’s this beautiful land where everything is sweet and the rain drops are made of Ice Cream, Milkshake, Coffee and Chocolate. Hummm”.