CurlyRed | A Design Blog


Published: December 22, 2010

We want to take a moment and thank all of you: our clients, our fans on Facebook, readers of our blog, our friends, and our family! As our 3rd year of business comes to a close, it's hard to imagine CurlyRed not always being around. But it wouldn't be without all of your love, support […]

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Published: December 14, 2010

Please mark your calendars for a happy hour event on Monday, January 31st, 2011—we are celebrating 4 YEARS of CurlyRed-ness! Time and location to be announced in the next few weeks. We might even have some exciting news to share at the party—you don't want to miss it!

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Published: November 16, 2010

CurlyRed is pleased to announce that we have developed the branding for an amazing store called HeARTwares by Art With a Art! HeARTwares is having an opening celebration on Saturday, December 4th from 3-6 pm! Click here for all the details, we hope you can make it out!Art with a Heart brings its visual art […]

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Published: October 12, 2010

So some of you may be asking, "What's up with CurlyRed? I thought they were launching their website soon?", etc. And to answer: Yes, it is in the works. But, as it always seems to happen in the graphic design world, several large projects that we are very excited about have all hit at once. […]

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Published: September 20, 2010

Thanks to Emily at Moveable Feast for blogging about CurlyRed's happy hour! And please consider donating your time, money or food to this great organization.

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Published: September 17, 2010

Inspiration can come from anywhere, and we are always on the lookout for amazing work our fellow designers are creating. But when thinking about redesigning our website, we were particularly interested in finding other websites that have a similar aesthetic to ours. And here are some of our favorites: We love this site for the […]

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Published: September 15, 2010

So in the next few days, we will be sharing with you some websites we've found that we really love, but first... Our friends Lisa and Matthias got married a few weeks ago, and we were blown away by every personal touch and detail. From the hand crafted beer and beer labels, to the hundreds […]

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Published: September 13, 2010

Happy Monday everyone! Here at CurlyRed, we are working on a huge project: redesigning our website! It's no small feat, and something we've been wanting to do for, well, a really long time. But then came a baby, and she threw everything off-track (in the best way possible). But now that we are moving full […]

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Published: August 26, 2010

(thanks Amy, for sending us this link!) Copyright © Adele Enersen Blogger A Cup of Jo created a totally brilliant photo series of her daughter, see the full post here. Margot, future CEO of CurlyRed, would have been a perfect model for this campaign. However, we doubt she would have stayed asleep through the mayhem. […]

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Published: August 9, 2010

Good morning, We are really looking forward to the Free Happy Hour This Thursday to Benefit Moveable Feast!But just to clarify: that means it's free to attend, but the drinks are pretty darn cheap as well! • $2 domestic beers• $2 vodka & cranberry drinks• $3 margaritas And just a reminder: We are taking a […]

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Published: August 3, 2010

(thanks once again to our intern Sarah, for putting together this blog post!) People all over the world are trying to make packages that are “cool” looking and functional beyond just holding said product. Now “cool” can be defined in a million different ways because well, it depends on the person talking about it. There […]

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Published: August 2, 2010

Here's another event you should attend, put on by my friends at Blue Ocean Ideas: (click here to register!) Things are changing drastically in technology and culture. The marketing implications are huge. You don't need to feel lost. In this all-day workshop, Blue Ocean Ideas and M Design will cover what's changing and why it's […]

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Published: July 21, 2010

Good afternoon everyone, You're invited to a special summer CurlyRed Happy Hour to benefit Moveable Feast! It will be on Thursday, August 12th, from 5:30-7:30, hosted at: The Blarney Stone Pub704 South Broadway (in Fells Point)Baltimore, MD 21231-3406(410) 342-3947 We will be taking up a collection to help Moveable Feast with their amazing mission (please […]

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Published: July 14, 2010

When our friend, Beth Fales, approached us about designing a website for the childcare facility she was starting, we were excited about the fun challenge of designing a daycare website. Inspired by the beautiful open areas of land near her home and a color palette with kids in mind, we couldn't be more happy with […]

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Published: July 8, 2010

(Handwritten type is not a new trend by any means, but recently we've been seeing it EVERYWHERE! So we asked our intern Sarah to dig a little deeper, and here's what she found.) You're just my type. It seems that more companies are looking to use fonts personal to the creators, and creating a revolution […]

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Published: June 30, 2010

(a huge thanks to our summer intern, Sarah, for creating this blog post!) For the summer, it is always fun to go out and have some frozen drinks with some friends, chat over your day and just maybe have a nice girls night out. Unfortunately, sometimes it is not always conducive to everyone's budget. There […]

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Published: June 18, 2010

Looking for a great Father's Day gift? Go tomorrow, Saturday, June 19th, from 2-4 pm to the Greetings & Readings in Hunt Valley, MD. Larry Lichtenauer will be signing copies of his book, 101 Tips to Help Improve the Youth Sports Coaching Experience (cover and layout design by CurlyRed, cover illustration by Peggy Fussell). This […]

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Published: June 9, 2010

Here's an event you should attend, put on by my friends at Blue Ocean Ideas: (click here to register!) Things are changing drastically in technology and culture. The marketing implications are huge. You don't need to feel lost. In this all-day workshop, Blue Ocean Ideas will cover what's changing and why it's changing. We'll look […]

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Published: May 18, 2010

copyright 2010 Melinda Beck copyright 2010 Kali Ciesemier copyright 2010 Ana Benaroya (thanks to our intern Ashley, for writing this blog post!) A recent local art event caught our eye: The recent turmoil that is taking place in Haiti has brought many people together to offer aid. A charity event (put on by the awesome […]

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Published: April 19, 2010

You can't buy tickets at the door, so tomorrow is your last chance to get a spot at the first EVER design conference in Baltimore! It's seriously going to be an incredible event. The session topics, speakers, venue and special AIGA blend afterwards (at fab Red Maple) will make this event one you don't want […]

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Published: April 14, 2010

(thanks to our former intern Becky for sending this to us!) We are quick to say that our favorite typeface is Century Gothic...and it's pretty apparent if you take a look at our logo. It's clean, rounded, simple and elegant. But here's one more reason to love it: it uses less ink! From an article […]

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Published: April 2, 2010

CurlyRed's logo for Duncan Investment Partners featured in a segment forWBAL-TV! Thanks Keith.

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Published: March 15, 2010

(thanks to our intern Ashley for creating this blog post!) Planning a wedding is a very wonderful time in a couple’s life. This can be a very stressful and exciting time for couples. Planning what food to serve and what flowers to serve, however, are not the only important decisions to make. Finding the perfect […]

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Published: March 4, 2010

Hi everyone! We have an exciting announcement: CurlyRed is proud to be a sponsor of the first annual all-day design conference in Baltimore! It's called A Day in the Life and thanks to the incredible team headed by Jessica Watson, it's going to be an amazing day: Great sessions, a panel discussion, creative jam session, […]

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Published: February 3, 2010

Visit CurlyRed's Facebook page to see photos from our event. If we missed you, we hope to see you next year!

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Published: February 1, 2010

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Published: January 27, 2010

Happy Wednesday everyone! We are pleased to announce that we have added two websites to our portfolio section: Azul 17: a Mexican Cuisine & Tequila Lounge in Columbia, MD R. K. Tongue: an expertise and service-driven,nationally-capable, regionally-focused insurance agencyand brokerage based in Baltimore, Maryland. Contact CurlyRed today about your web design needs!

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Published: January 25, 2010

Just a reminder: please come join us at Cibo Bar and Grille next week, Monday, February 1st from 5:30-8:30 pm. The address is 100 Painters Mill Rd., Owings Mills, Maryland 21117. This event is free and open to all clients, family and friends of CurlyRed. The drink specials are:2.50 domestic beers2 for 1 import beers$2.50 […]

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Published: January 7, 2010

As many of you know, when we found out we were pregnant, we talked about converting the our guest room into a truly awesome nursery. Here was our blah guest bedroom before. We had just taken down the ugly wallpaper and all we had for the baby was a crib that Eric and Emily graciously […]

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