The Modern Magazine

From printing issues on plywood to iPad apps, Jeremy Leslie of magCulture covers innovative design in the last decade of periodical publishing

London-based graphic designer and founder of magCulture, an editorial design consultancy and an equally-informative magazine design blog, Jeremy Leslie is channeling 25 years of experience into his newest book, “The Modern Magazine: Visual Journalism in the Digital Era,” published by Laurence King. “I realized that for most readers, magazines were temporary items,” explains Leslie, on his affection for the glossy periodical. “Most people buy, read, …

Numbers in Graphic Design

Roger Fawcett-Tang's numerical sourcebook

A British graphic designer and founder of Struktur Design, Roger Fawcett-Tang brings us “Numbers in Graphic Design,” a new sourcebook for dealing with information-heavy design. The practical guide surveys one of the more fascinating players in graphic design, and one that isn’t limited by linguistic or cultural boundaries. Essentially, the book is about putting an end to the corporate pie chart and exposing methods of …

Vintage Menswear

Two centuries of archived threads from The Vintage Showroom

Safeguarding the proud stock of British sportswear, Douglas Gunn and Roy Lucket founded The Vintage Showroom in 2007 as a collector’s tribute to historic threads. Their Notting Hill showroom and retail space in Covent Garden’s Seven Dials are dedicated to outdoor duds from throughout the ages. Their new book, authored by men’s style writer Josh Sims, collects 130 highlights from the archive as a tribute …