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.

I Like Your Style, Dude

Want a toe? I can get you a toe. Want a poster that complements your uncanny ability to remember Big Lebowski quotes? I can get you that too…Read More

Brands from the Mouths of Babes

A five-year-old, 30 famous brand marks and a mic — cue the adorability. Read More

Flicks to the Future

Remember Frank Zappa in his classic role as “the Dude”? James Dean in “Rushmore”? No? Hmm… well maybe these vintage movie poster mashups will refresh your memory.Read More

Photoshop Panacea

Who knew that the perfect beauty wunderdrug was sitting under the pimply nose of every graphic designer all along?Read More

Haute Art in the Hood

These cool Art Deco posters of famous Chicago landmarks put Northside ‘hoods in a new old light.Read More

Bully on Adidas

En guarde — the Bulls may have failed to reach the NBA Finals last year, but D. Rose has sure claimed the trophy as the season’s most beloved advertising spokesjock.Read More

This Is Your Brain on Drawing

Kids, just say ‘no’ to bad public service announcements.Read More

Why Content Strategy Doesn’t Suck

Talk about lead by example — this smart article shows how a good content strategy can make design and *gasp* your writing more powerful. Plus, there’s an infograph, so….Read More