The Best of @mcmillianfurlow

Happy Friday everyone! We’re all delighted here at M+F to have a long weekend ahead of us (and what’s even better is there’s no natural disasters in the forecast). We survived both the earthquake and the hurricane last week, and our heart goes out to everyone that wasn’t as lucky as we were in Brooklyn to be spared any damage from Hurricane Irene. It was another busy week here in the Brooklyn Navy Yard — we launched our latest website project for McDevitt Creative and wrapped up the branding for an inspiring health initiative taking place right in our own backyard, Bedford Stuyvesant Food & Family Day. We’re thrilled to be a part of this inspiring event that aims to create a healthier community through education and awareness. Between all our hard work and meetings we still had time to tweet. Check out the round-up of our favorite links from this week. Follow us on twitter for more!

• Lively branding for a boutique fudge company complete with hand-rendered typography and quirky illustrations
• CMYK tee’s for all the design nerds out there
• Beautiful embroidered typography: Sewn artworks of rock ‘n’ roll lyrics
• This t-shirt that can help support the recovery efforts in Vermont
• Hysterical, unusual, and outstanding photographs of friends switching outfits and poses: Switcheroo • Banksy’s “harvested” street art in Southampton at the Keszler Gallery
• A totally rad bi-annual mag — Got A Girl Crush — full of women doing fabulous things in art, music, and design
• The friendly Post-It wars between office workers in France
• The wonderful mix of playful photography and letterpress typography in these wedding invites
• Diet Coke gets a new look for it’s 125th anniversary this fall
• More amazing portraits by Vhils, this time in the Azores
• An emotional slideshow of Hurricane Irene damage in New York and beyond

Check out all the fun eye-candy on our updated our Sortfolio page and some new work we’ve added to our showcase on Design And Design. To see even more of what we’re up to, our Flickr photostream is always updated with our work, images from the neighborhood, and our favorite Hipstamatic shots. Have a great holiday weekend!

*The photo above was taken by East River Ferry’s Greenpoint Terminal
September 2, 2011 / Posted by McMillian+Furlow