Cholanad’s branding doesn’t live up to its fine cuisine

Cholanad’s South Indian cuisine scores around 4 out of 5 on every food review site. How does its visual branding score?   LOGO You can find several variations of Cholanad’s logo floating around the restaurant’s website and social media accounts, and the common denominator is the choice of fonts for “Cholanad” and “Restaurant & Bar.” The former […]

How does a hole in the wall like Cosmic Cantina thrive?

In high school I obsessed over finding hole-in-the-wall restaurants in Chapel Hill – Joe’s Joint, Caffe Driade, this one cupcake shop that used to sit behind the building Kipos now occupies. Thinking back on it, though, I never magically stumbled upon these places (as much as I’d like to say I did). Someone always referred […]

Twinkling letters of Light Years

Light Years began as a small shop in 1985 and is still locally owned and operated today. Its specialization has always been and is still jewelry, but the shop also offers gifts, crafts and home accessories. On its website, Light Years promises to provide a unique selection, friendly service and great prices.   LOGO Roman […]