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3rd Annual Duft & Watterson Gift Guide For Creative Minds – 2021

3rd Annual Duft & Watterson Gift Guide For Creative Minds – 2021

The holidays are here! The question is, ‘What do you get creative people that have been locked in their house for three quarters of the year?’ In the past, the budget-conscious among us just shared our Disneyplus password with family and friends and called it a day. But this year feels different. You can’t give the excuse that you didn’t have time to come up with a creative gift because, well, it’s not like you can really go anywhere over the holidays. So the pressure is on to come up with a meaningful gift that says ‘I get you,’ without being too creepy.

Luckily, the updated DW Gift Guide for is here for you. From art directors who stay up late at night thinking about kerning to copywriters who write 150 headlines to get to that one good one, here’s the perfect gift list for the marketers in your life.


In case you haven’t seen it, we’re big fans of fruitcake around here.

Emily Zugay Merch

For TikTok fans. Everyone’s favorite TikTok graphic designer launched her new merch and is the perfect gift for anyone that spends 6+ hours a day scrolling through tiktok

5 Drawer Pivot Cabinet

A beautiful, space-saving solution to your storage needs, the five drawers of this multicolor cabinet pivot out completely, fully exposing the items within it.

Holiday gift wrap

Custom gift wrap designed by DKNG studios on matte finish high quality print. What’s not to like?

Marks of Excellence

A comprehensive guide on trademarks and logos throughout history and into today. First published in 1997) offers a rigorous exploration of the trademark: its history, development, style, classification and relevance in today’s world. The book includes extensive discussion of its origins in heraldry, monograms, owner’s marks and certificates of origins, and also contains a comprehensive taxonomy of trademarks and an alphabetical index of trademark themes.

Dramatic book ends

Invisible Bookend to Display Books in Cool Cute Way. Decorative Interesting Falling Bookend to Add Magic Pop & Fun Accent to Home. Creative Book Holder for Instant Decor Improvement

iPad Wireless Typewriter Keyboard

All work and no play makes Dan a dull boy. This classic retro designed keyboard, Both Bluetooth Wireless And USB Wired Connectivity Supported: suits for all kinds of usage scenario

First edition cover art print

First edition books cover prints made from high quality photographs. The shadow-boxed photo prints look amazingly crisp and real, because each book has been carefully photographed to retain original marks and wear and then remastered to highlight every detail of the cover design. Made in New York City.

Aqua Notes

Do your best thinking in the shower? Never let a good idea go down the drain .

Anatomy of Letterforms Poster

Looking to bone up on lettering lingo? Want some arcane tidbits to break the ice during that next video conference call? Or maybe you’re shopping for a discerning design friend? This handsome and handy diagram from the House Industries Lettering Manual has got you covered. 

Business Walrus: A Party Game

A fun game that’s essentially their day job.

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