Sep 14, 2011  •  In Art/Design, Marketing/Advertising, Toys

Lego Words Puzzles [Clever Ads]

If it isn’t obvious by now, I *heart* Lego. J and I can’t wait until our kids are old enough for us to create Lego masterpieces with them! I also love creative Lego ads. Whether they are commissioned or unsolicited, the likes of the Shadow Ads and Star Wars Make Your Own Story series never cease […]

Jul 15, 2011  •  In Marketing/Advertising, Personal

Got PMS? New Milk Ads May or May Not Be Offensive

The California Milk Processor Board along with ad agency Goodby, Silverstein & Partners have launched a new “Got Milk?” ad campaign touting the benefits of the white stuff in reducing the symptoms of PMS. The problem? Many women — as well as men! — are finding the ads humorless and offensive. Take a look: As someone who […]

“Guerilla Classrooms” Ad Campaign

In an effort to encourage parents to get involved in their children’s learning, advertising agency Cramer-Krasselt has teamed up with COA Youth & Family Centers to set up interactive displays — dubbed “Guerilla Classrooms” — around the city of Milwaukee. AdAge explains: To promote parent-child interaction in fun ways, Cramer-Krasselt has set up large puzzles, word searches, mazes, […]

Jun 25, 2011  •  In Korean, Marketing/Advertising

Tesco Homeplus Korean Virtual Store

I am loving this video about how a Korean grocery store chain successfully brought its store to customers during their commute. How is it different from having just an online store? Seeing the items in front of you, in life-size, full-color photos that are brightly and attractively displayed not only reminds us of items we […]

Apr 10, 2011  •  In Cute, Funny, Marketing/Advertising, Photography

“You know when you’re ready.”

This funny ad for the Canon 40D was published in Digital Photographer magazine back in 2008. …Sometimes, I fear that J is thinking the same thing when he looks at me. Via PetaPixel. You may also like: The Secret Lives of Superhero Toys Kids Recreate Best Looks from the Golden Globes Disney’s Hollywood Studios Star […]