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Genius “Mediocre” Design – Urban Outfitters: April Fool’s Email

Posted: April 9th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: fashion | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments »

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Urban Outfitter’s April Fools email, titled “Take 10% Off – Today Only!”. Indeed fitting to the theme, there’s no way I wouldn’t do a double-take with the imagery selected. Something out of the ordinary, random and unconventional will always catch our attention, it’s human nature! With some emails, its the beautiful imagery, delicate typography, shiny new products READ MORE…


Funny Email Copy – Pacsun: Tank Me, Tee Me!

Posted: April 2nd, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: fashion, humor | Tags: , , , , , , , | No Comments »

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Pacsun’s March 22nd email, subject “Spend $50, get up to $30! Girls tanks/camis for $10, guys tees $10.49. Stock up!” My favorite part of this email is the line “TANK ME, TEE ME!” I did a doubletake when browsing through my emails, the clever copy and bold typeface immediately drew me in. Humor is scarce in emails, and it most likely depend on which brand talking about. Pacsun’s attitude and voice is apparent on READ MORE…


Casual & Surfy – Roxy: Don’t Let Someone Beach You To it

Posted: March 27th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: fashion | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments »

Roxy: Surfboard Sweepstakes, Don't Let Someone Beach You To It

Roxy’s March 22nd email, titled “Chance to win a surfboard — don’t let someone Beach You To it”. Centered around the sweepstakes, the imagery, color combination, choice and layout of typeface all convey a simple message of casual surf culture. READ MORE…


Happy St Paddy’s Day! P.S. Email for the “Cool Kids”

Posted: March 19th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: fashion, holiday | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments »

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P.S.’ St Paddy’s Day themed email, titled “FREE Shipping Ends Today + St. Patty’s Day Collection!”  They are the kids line from Aeropostale, “for cool kids sizes 7-14” – clever marketing, Aerie! The grey 3-D border and hand-drawn letters READ MORE…


Wet Seal: A Very Pretty & Feminine Email Design

Posted: March 15th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: fashion | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments »

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Wet Seal’s March 8th email. Here’s an example of a borderless email, it’s always fun to see how designers are executing it. At times like this it’s done very well as it fits the the youthful, feminine and floral theme of the design. Read More…