The cover of this great little magazine from the 1930s sums up the Christmas season for us here at CMYK. Lilliput was “the pocket magazine for everyone”, and showcased great photography, short stories, and illustrations – as seen here on this wintry cover, drawn by Walter Trier. The little Scottie dog appeared on all the
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Here’s one from the archives – American magazine Family Fun loved to dress up at Halloween. This issue is from 1998. Yes, that is a fluorescent orange you see there…
So, this year marks the 200th anniversary of the publication of Waverley by Sir Walter Scott. Edinburgh’s Waverley railway station was actually named after the book – such was the popularity of the historical novel. One of my first jobs at CMYK was on the launch of Caledonia back in 1999 – when the first
Before CMYK, I worked at Scotland on Sunday newspaper as the design editor. One of my favourite parts about the job was getting to work with some super-talented illustrators. Sadly, not something you see a lot of in newspapers in general. Here’s a great front page from 1995, when Spectrum was a broadsheet (as opposed
That last post made me feel all festive, what with all that snow… so I dug out this old Christmas issue of Caledonia magazine that I did in 2001.
In advance of Father’s Day this Sunday, we take a look back at simpler times when men were men and revelled in doing manly things – like fighting off sharks.