The Bee’s Knees blog

A collection of everything that is interesting, intriguing, well-crafted, bizarre – or just plain great – in the fields of design, advertising, online media and writing.


Oh, really, you just LOVE Apple ads? Well, what if every advertiser felt the same way?Read More

R-ready for Bed Time

Imagine the worst cinematic scenes you’ve ever seen… now imagine them as children’s storybooks. I knew you couldn’t resist.Read More

Google Gets Geeked

Google is turning the real world virtual, but its advertising uses the tangible to explain the intangible. Confused? Just press play.Read More

Pretty in #16-2124

If only there was an easy way to organize the Queen’s voluminous Pastel wardrobe… Oh, thank you, Pantone.Read More

Seeding the Urban Jungle

Who says nature is lost in the city? With urban sized planters, you can find every last graffiti’ed creation of god’s green(ish) earth.Read More

Dreaming of Next Year

A perfect example of what advertising can — and should — do: just tell a great story.Read More

The Story Behind Keeping Calm and Carrying On

Every wonder where the ubiquitous “Keep Calm and Carry On” slogan came from? In three minutes, you’ll find out.Read More

The Crummiest Advertising Money Can Buy

Great products demand great advertising. Crappy products demand the goofy stuff. Or so says brand icon, Will Ferrell.Read More

Bad Buzz — Lean Pocket, Heavy on the Ham

Lean Pockets gives the timeless story of Heidi and meaty-filled goodness. Huh? You read right.Read More