♥ / Get your work recognized globally!

Thanks to my friends at the Type Directors Club for sponsoring this week’s RSS Feed.

The Type Directors Club TDC62 Communication and Typeface Design Competitions Call for Entries is open.

Enter your typographic focused design work into the world’s most prestigious typography competitions. The winning entries will be published in the annual Typography 37 and exhibited in eight traveling shows that tour worldwide including Seoul, Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Taipei, London, Spain, France, Germany, Japan, Poland, and Russia. As well as at the 2016 ATypI and TypeCon conferences.

The competition is open to professionals and students for works produced or published during 2015. Entries can be submitted in more than 20 categories! Enter by December 11th, 2015 and avoid late fees.

Enter now!

♥ / Postable

Thanks to my friends at Postable for sponsoring this week’s RSS Feed.

Postable snail mails your holiday cards for you. You can write them on the website and they take care of the rest. The card collection is truly stellar with designers like Rifle Paper Co. and it’s all 100% recycled.

Here’s how it works
– Pick a card
– Upload a picture or write a message
– They print, stamp, address and mail everything

It’s especially great for company holiday cards (and they even have a neat little tool for collecting people’s mailing addresses).

Go to postable.com and receive 20% off your cards with code SWISS20 until 12/31


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♥ / Maker’s Row

Thanks to my friends at Maker’s Row for sponsoring this week’s RSS Feed.

Maker’s Row is modernizing “Made in USA” for the 21st century by developing and uniting a community of over 9,000 American manufacturers and over 85,000 brands looking to produce products here in the United States.

Our Academy courses take the guesswork out of the manufacturing process to share practical takeaways at any experience level.

Go to makersrow.com and receive 25% off any plan with code SWISS11 until 11/19.


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♥ / ArtSnacks

Big thanks to ArtSnacks for supporting my blog and RSS Feed.

What would you make if art supplies came to your door every month?

ArtSnacks is a curated box of unique, high-quality art supplies delivered to your door every month. All items are hand-selected after rigorous testing from real art professionals.

Every month is a new opportunity for creativity. ArtSnacks challenges their members to use only the products they receive in their box to create an original piece of art. Check out what people are creating by following the #artsnackschallenge.

Learn more about ArtSnacks here!


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♥ / Squarespace

Big thanks to Squarespace for continuously supporting my blog and RSS Feed.

Dare to do what you love. Squarespace makes it easy for you to jumpstart a passion project or small business. Build a beautiful website, grab a domain name, create a striking logo, and so much more—all within one intuitive interface. Show the world what you love. Your 14-day trial is just a click away. Plus, take 10% off with the code SWISSMISS.


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♥ / MakeSpace

Big thanks to MakeSpace for supporting my blog and RSS Feed.

Do you dream about having a bigger closet? Well, MakeSpace is like having an infinite closet. Do you hate the thought of visiting a storage unit and digging through boxes? MakeSpace makes it so you never have to visit a storage unit again. Because whenever you need something back from storage, MakeSpace will bring it right to your door.

Here’s how it works:
– MakeSpace picks up your stuff for free.
– They take it to storage for you.
– And they bring it back whenever you want.

Start living the spacious life today. Visit makespace.com to schedule your free storage pickup. Use code SWISSMISS to get $50 of free storage.


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♥ / Ledge

Big thanks to Ledge for supporting my blog and RSS Feed.

Ledge provides a simple, free tool for crowdsourcing financing from your network to fund your next big idea or passion project. Borrowing through Ledge is as simple as creating a campaign, setting your terms, and sharing it out through the apps you use everyday. Anyone can pledge without downloading the Ledge app, and they are only charged when you reach your campaign goal. Pledges are automatically transferred to your Venmo account once you reach your goal and fund your loan. Ledge keeps track of your loan balance and repayment is automatic, so you can focus on making your idea a reality!

Download the free app: Android | iPhone


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♥ / quip Electric Toothbrush: Perfect Brushing Simplified

Big thanks to quip for supporting my blog and RSS Feed.

quip was born from the idea that good design is the key to making oral care more simple, honest and accessible. The path to improving oral health lies in making basic daily habit changes, not in over-complicated, expensive gimmicks. By combining a thoughtfully designed, travel ready electric toothbrush with honest, expert tips and a brush head delivery service, quip makes those daily habits automated and enjoyable.

Order your quip toothbrush using code VIPQUIP and get your first Brush Head Refill FREE ($5 Value)


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♥ / Squarespace

Big thanks to Squarespace for continuously supporting my blog and RSS Feed.

Bring any idea to life in a beautiful way with the ease and simplicity of Squarespace. They offer world-class design, premium tools, and an intuitive interface so you can create a website that captivates. You get a free 14-day trial and 10% off with the code SWISSMISS.


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♥ / Dropmark

A big thank you to Oak for sponsoring this week’s RSS Feed.

Dropmark is the smart way to organize all your links, files, and notes into visual collections. Perfect for creatives, teams, educators, explorers, and you.

All your stuff in one simple, visual, private place.

Try it for free at dropmark.com


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♥ / Squarespace

Big thanks to Squarespace for continuously supporting my blog and RSS Feed.

Bring any idea to life in a beautiful way with the ease and simplicity of Squarespace. They offer world-class design, premium tools, and an intuitive interface so you can create a website that captivates. You get a free 14-day trial and 10% off with the code SWISSMISS.


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♥ / Niice – if you use moodboards you’ll love this

Big thanks to Niice for supporting my blog and RSS Feed.

Niice helps you find inspiration on the web with a single search, and collect it privately in smart, elegant moodboards you can export or share with a link.

They have a new iOS app too, so you can find, collect & present ideas, wherever you are.

Try it: Niice.co


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♥ / Squarespace launches Free Skillshare Class

Big thanks to Squarespace for continuously supporting my blog and RSS Feed.

Putting off creating your site? Current site feeling stale? Time to refresh!

Squarespace has just released a new, free online class on Skillshare called Creating a Website to Build Your Online Brand. In just one hour, instructor George Denison walks you through creating and maintaining an online presence that’s beautiful and helps you achieve your business goals.

Enroll for free and go make something you love!


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♥ / Beagle

Thank you Beagle for sponsoring my RSS Feed this week.

Send more compelling proposals faster with Beagle. New from the team behind Podio, Beagle makes it easier to craft beautiful and persuasive proposals together with your team. Save time by quickly finding and reusing specific content, and make a great first impression with your client by sending the finished proposal as a customised web page or PDF.

Try Beagle now for free – because great work starts with great proposals.


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♥ / The Creativity Challenge

Big thanks to Tanner Christensen for supporting my blog and RSS Feed.

Challenge your creativity with The Creativity Challenge! Or just break out and think more creatively every day with the 150 unique challenges in the book. From doodling with both hands and becoming a secret agent, to writing a 100-line poem and learning to live life like a cartoon. Get The Creativity Challenge today from Amazon, Barnes and Noble, or IndieBound.


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♥ / Gratitude Collective

Big thanks to Gratitude Collective for supporting my blog and RSS Feed.

There is beauty all around us all the time. But before we can appreciate it we have to slow down and take notice. Are you ready to savor the good things in your world and join others who feel the same way? At ourgratitudecollective.com we share our unapologetic appreciation with like-minded, passionate individuals, making the world a better place one big-ass thank you at a time. Join us. Practice gratitude. Feel connected. Get inspired.

“Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that change forever how we experience life and the world.” ~John Milton

Join ourgratitudecollective.com this month and get your first month free with code: swissmiss


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♥ / Home Exchange for Designers Only

Big thanks to Behomm for supporting my blog and RSS Feed.

@SwissMiss: “How often do you come across a website that makes you jump out of your seat of excitement? I just did: Behomm is a house swap website for
designers and visual artists only. The homes featured on the site are stunning, absolutely breathtaking. I am a big believer in house swaps, we do it every year with ‘friends of friends’ in Switzerland. You know: I stay at your house while you stay at my house.”

@NewYorkTimes: “Trading Places, in Style. Behomm allows its members to trade properties, simultaneously or at different times. No money changes hands, unlike with Airbnb.”

Behomm is a travel revolution for creatives. A fast growing community. We already are more than 1700 members from Bali to New York. Travel for free staying in tasteful homes of like-minded people. For security reasons we’re a by invitation-only community, we avoid anonymous registrations.

Apply for an invitation and try Behomm for free at Behomm.com


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♥ / Squarespace

Big thanks to Squarespace for continuously supporting my blog and RSS Feed.

Do what you love and make it look great. Squarespace lets you transform your passion into a beautiful website you can share with the world. You get a free 14-day trial and there’s no credit card required. Since you’re a Swiss Miss reader, you get 10% off with the code SWISSMISS. Now go make something you love.


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♥ / Craig Frazier

Thank you Craig Frazier for sponsoring this week’s RSS Feed.

“The secret to simplicity—leave a bunch of stuff out.” –cf

See what I mean at FrazierView.com.


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♥ / Astropad

Thank you Astropad for sponsoring this week’s RSS Feed.

Have you ever wished your iPad could work like a Wacom tablet? Discover Astropad, the #1 app for turning your iPad into a graphics tablet!

Astropad transforms your iPad into a professional graphics tablet, at a fraction of the cost. Unlike traditional graphics tablets, Astropad mirrors your Mac screen live, so you can draw directly on your canvas.

More than 50,000 illustrators, photographers and digital creatives around the world already love it. Download Astropad Graphics Tablet today and join our community of digital artists!


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♥ / Maker’s Row – American Manufacturing

Thanks to my friends at Maker’s Row for sponsoring this week’s RSS Feed.

Maker’s Row is modernizing “Made in USA” for the 21st century by developing and uniting a community of over 5,000 American manufacturers and over 65,000 brands looking to produce products here in the United States.

We make it easy to find and connect directly with American factories, technical designers and material suppliers — with a focus on apparel, accessories, and furniture.

Go to makersrow.com and receive 10% off any subscription with code SWISS15.


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♥ / Squarespace

Thanks again to Squarespace, a long-time supporter of my blog. Really excited about highlighting the wonderful integration with Getty Images:

Squarespace is integrated with Getty Images, the largest archive of stunning creative and editorial photography in the world. When you build a website with Squarespace, you get the combined force of Squarespace’s design, your content, and the most beautiful images anywhere.

Discover what you can create today. Swiss Miss readers get 10% off with the code SWISSMISS: Squarespace.com


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♥ / Beagle

Thank you Beagle for sponsoring my RSS Feed this week.

Beagle is a tool for creating more compelling proposals, faster. Beagle makes it easier to find and reuse existing proposals and specific content quickly and elegantly. Collaborate with your team, customise the look and feel of your proposal and send to your client.

Try Beagle – because great work starts with great proposals.


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♥ / Beagle

Thank you Beagle for sponsoring my RSS Feed this week.

Beagle is a tool for creating more compelling proposals, faster. Beagle makes it easier to find and reuse existing proposals and specific content quickly and elegantly. Collaborate with your team, customise the look and feel of your proposal and send to your client.

Try Beagle – because great work starts with great proposals.


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