Jun 24, 2012

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Al-Sultan Sweets Corporate Identity

We were recently commissioned to develop a new identity for a Riyadh-based company called Al-Sultan.  Our idea was to combine Arabic typography with some of the images associated with the word ‘Sultan’.

 

Mood board

 

Type selection

 

Colors

 

Structure

The crown is an important part of a Sultan’s appearance.  We started by looking at different types of crowns worn by Sultans throughout history and arrived at an abstract shape that represented said crowns, using that as our starting point.

We then took our calligraphic text and modified it in the shape of the crown, with the intention of providing a more subtle representation than that which would be achieved via a graphic.

 

Final shape

 

Variations

 

Logo without borders

 

Final identity

  1. Ali, long time no see, my friend, how have you been? Get in touch when you’re free so we can catch up!!

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