IKEA The Chair by Jamie
November 25, 2018, 2:42 pm
Filed under: Ad Stuff, Misc crap, Wish I'd done it

This insight is so solid it makes me cry.


IKEA The Chair, Fritz Hansen vs. Svenbertil


Burn, burn, yeah you’re gonna burn! by Jamie
June 4, 2015, 8:14 am
Filed under: Ad Stuff, Wish I'd done it

What a great way to teach kids about sun safety. Way to go FCB Brazil!



UPS? Amazon.com? DOMTAR? by Jamie
September 23, 2014, 12:52 pm
Filed under: Ad Stuff, Art

Coming soon to an ad near you, Chris Gilmour’s intricate cardboard sculptures are bound to catch the eye of a desperate art director looking for the easy way out:


Time capsule by Jamie
March 25, 2014, 2:29 pm
Filed under: Ad Stuff

Wk digs up old Nike ads. The results will make you cringe at the 80’s-ness:

Via: Adweek

Soon to become an ad… by Jamie
November 7, 2013, 7:33 pm
Filed under: Ad Stuff

So, people are now creating 10mb GIFs of whole goddamn movies. How long till a lazy ad creative turns this into an ad?



Popcorn immunity? by Jamie
October 21, 2013, 2:05 pm
Filed under: Ad Stuff

popcornResearchers at Cologne University have discovered that eating popcorn negates cinema advertising.

Why? “The reason why adverts manage to imprint brand names on our brains is that our lips and the tongue automatically simulate the pronunciation of a new name when we first hear it. Every time we re-encounter the name, our mouth subconsciously practises its pronunciation.”

But the smell of buttered popcorn increases male arousal by 9%.

Do with that  what you will.

Via The Guardian.

Last Meals Of Executed Innocent Men by Jamie
February 14, 2013, 12:58 pm
Filed under: Ad Stuff, Wish I'd done it

Death Penalty ads from Amnesty International in Puerto Rico. My worst nightmare.


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Photography by: James Reynolds.Ag agency: DDB, Puerto Rico.