GalleyCat AppNewser SocialTimes AllFacebook AllTwitter TVNewser TVSpy LostRemote AgencySpy PRNewser FishbowlNY FishbowlDC MediaJobsDaily UnBeige

The Typography of East Hollywood

I’m not sure if it’s just an L.A. thing but many apartments in the city are given alluring names which are spelled out in beautiful type on the front of the building. The signage is easy to overlook, but when viewed as a group is pretty inspiring. In an ode to my now former neighborhood of East Hollywood/Little Armenia, here is some of the typography that adorns the area.



You can also check out the photos on Flickr. The slideshow was built in Flash; for the template email info@10000words.net or send a tweet to @10000Words.


Also on 10,000 Words

7 Fonts that should die

The Typography of ‘Milk’

DVD design: Great menus are great inspiration (Part I)

Sponsored Post

Lauren Berger Writes New Book for Young People Entering "Real World"

Lauren Berger Welcome to the Real WorldCareer Expert, Lauren Berger, releases her second book, Welcome to the Real World: Finding Your Place, Perfecting Your Work, and Turning Your Job Into Your Dream Career (Harper Business), on April 22nd. In this book, Berger shares everything she wishes someone told her after graduation. Her book is the essential guide to anyone starting their first, second, or third job. She encourages readers to be fearless, step outside of their comfort zones, and go after what they want.