As design enthusiasts, we’ve always got our eyes peeled for inspiration, searching in even the most unlikely places. Recently we went old school, diving into the world of vinyl.
Over the last decade vinyl has been making a steady comeback, and with its revival has come the return of record sleeves and liner notes- creative spaces for illustrators to work their magic on.
Records are retro, and retro is trending. The revived style is all the rage now. Whether in clothing or furniture, its heterogeneity allows people to express themselves in a multitude of unique ways. Record collecting is part of that, a niche little hobby for the cool cats out there.
We thought we’d take a look back at how the visual brand language of records has changed and developed from decade to decade.