What occurs whenever you cross Columbas Tubing, a 103-year-old metal tubing producer, and the enduring design and font foundry, Home Industries? You get a very cool collaboration that produces the Tubography Assortment: a biking package assortment that features bibs, jerseys, gloves, socks, a winter jacket, vest, caps, t-shirts, and even bottles. All of it’s tremendous matchy, matchy too.
The colours are putting and vibrant, and the pricing is cheap as properly.
Home Industries took inspiration from the precise shapes of the Columbus metal tubes themselves, in addition to a few of the non-bicycle-ly issues (like furnishings) that Columbus has been part of for the final 100+ years to create a wholly completely different font for the Columbus emblem.
They then deconstructed the brand new emblem to create the sample used within the assortment’s design. So mainly, all the completely different patterns you see within the assortment are completely different letters from the brand new Columbus emblem… fairly sick.
You might be aware of Columbus and their iconic “Dove” emblem. So let’s shine somewhat mild on Home Industries.
Based in 1993 by Andy Cruz, Home Industries is a font foundry and design studio. In keeping with their web site, they’ve completed work for Jimmy Kimmel, Hermès, Lego, Ed Roth, Muji, Heath Ceramics, The Eames Workplace and The New Yorker.
The factor they are saying they’re recognized for is utilizing their eclectic model to “create identities that develop into indelibly linked to their topic.”
Home Industries’ work is within the everlasting collections of the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt Nationwide Design Museum and The Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation.
Columbus says they’re a “long-time good friend of Home, sharing mutual attitudes and passions for creativity, innovation, and biking, and is extraordinarily proud to current you this primary collaboration!”
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