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Our branding portfolio projects.

Board & Vellum Website: Your Advocate for Great Design, Large or Small
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Board & Vellum Website – Emerald Seven
Responsive Web Design & Development

Board & Vellum Website: Your Advocate for Great Design

A custom, award-winning website (dual Silver W3’s!) built from the ground up so this Seattle architecture and design firm can represent their work as beautifully in digital form as it exists in physical form.

Kalon Surf Website – Responsive Web Design & Development in Mockup – Emerald Seven
Kalon Surf Website – Responsive Web Design & Development – Emerald Seven
Progressive Web Application Design & Development

Kalon Surf Website: The Luxury Surf Coaching Resort in Costa Rica

This immersive, award-winning site (W3’s in Gold and Silver!) illustrates the Kalon experience in digital form, telling their story through pixels, before you get to experience it in surf, sand, and jungle.

A Color Adaptive Website for an Artist Version 2.0 – Emerald Seven
A Color Adaptive Website for an Artist Version 2.0 – Emerald Seven
Responsive Web Design & Development

A Color-Adaptive Portfolio Website for an Artist 2.0

This latest version of this artist’s portfolio includes a CMS, and transforms the formerly single-page site into an integrated platform suited for the modern web.

Adaptive Brand Identity Evolution for Portent – Portent Brand Evolution – Emerald Seven
Portent Brand Evolution: Portfolio Project Icon - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio
Brand Identity Design & Development

An Adaptive Brand Evolution for Portent

Portent Inc.’s new visual brand identity is a brand evolution, not revolution. Why toss out history when you can integrate a company’s past and future?

Marley Natural International Brand Launch Website: Portfolio Project Icon - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio
Responsive Web Design & Development

Marley Natural International Brand Launch Website

Integrative web design & development for the ADDY-winning international brand launch website of Marley Natural, the official cannabis brand of Bob Marley.

We Make Place: Emerald Seven Website On The E7 Series 2 Platform
We Make Place: Portfolio Project Icon - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio
Responsive Web Design & Development

We Make Place: Emerald Seven Website on the E7 Series 2 Platform

“We Make Place” is the second major iteration of the Emerald Seven platform: Series 2, with us as the guinea pigs, of course!

Our branding posts.

Branding, Digital

Introducing Adaptive Reuse for Experience Design & Development

Does the word “redesign” terrify you? How about “adaptive reuse”? You don’t always need the all-in investment of a total redesign and rebuild. Blake Scott explains “adaptive reuse” in the context of digital experiences, and how we used an adaptive reuse strategy to reinvent our very own site, portent.com.

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Branding, Digital

It’s Party Time: Marley Natural Wins Some ADDYs!

Marley Natural won some ADDYs! This gal experienced the awards gala from the outside, but she’s super proud of Blake and the team for pulling it off award-winning style. Clock that as one Silver for design/dev, and another for the social campaign at the Seattle level, and then another Silver for design/dev at regionals! BOOM!

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Branding, Digital

Light It Up: Marley Natural International Brand Launch Website

Every journey has a story. This story takes you behind-the-scenes of our journey through integrative web design & development for the international brand launch of Marley Natural, the official cannabis brand of Bob Marley. From early concept ideation, to an early morning, high-profile launch, follow along the path that led to that moment of “lighting it up.”

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Branding

A Shot at a Yahoo Logo Revamp

Dear Yahoo, The ’90s called. They want their logo back... Yahoo just admitted publicly what people under 35 have known for years: they are the mascot of “Old People Internet.” Well, Yahoo, the time is ripe for you to build a cocoon, spend some time reorganizing your entire being, and then emerge relevant again. But, just one thing: it better be with a new logo, like, say, this one.

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Branding, Conceptual, Product

A ShoeBox for Nike Reuse-A-Shoe

The successful launch of the ShoeBox Installation on the University of Oregon campus caught the attention of Nike Corporate, who asked us to pull together a proposal for a ShoeBox customized for Nike Reuse-A-Shoe that could potentially boost shoe recycling collection at Nike stores.

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Branding, Product

ShoeBox Installation: The Build

The story behind the construction of the ShoeBox Installation, a philanthropic initiative at the University of Oregon, benefiting Nike Reuse-A-Shoe & Hope4Hoopers. The ShoeBox is a flagship shoe recycling bin built of salvaged materials, designed to promote – and encourage participation in – a campus-wide shoe collection drive led by “A Step in the Right Direction.”

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Our branding recognition stories.

Dual Silver W3 Awards 2018 for the Board & Vellum Website
Dual Silver Silver W3 Awards

Dual Silver W3 Awards for Board & Vellum’s New Website

We are thrilled to announce that the Board & Vellum Website is the winner of dual silver W3 Awards!

Gold & Silver W3 Awards 2017 for Kalon Surf Website – Emerald Seven
One Gold and One Silver W3 Award

Gold & Silver W3 Awards for the Kalon Surf Website

We are thrilled to announce that the Kalon Surf Website is the winner of two W3 Awards: one gold and one silver.

Marley Natural Website & Social Campaign Wins ADDYs: Two Silver ADDYs Won at Seattle's 2015 ADDYs, Glamour Shot 2 - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog
Two Seattle ADDYs, Plus One at Regionals!

Two Silver ADDYs for Marley Natural at the Local Level & One Advance to Regionals

Celebrating the ADDYs wins for the design & development of the Marley Natural website and social media campaign for the international brand launch.

Nike Reuse-A-Shoe Shoe Collection Drive at the University of Oregon Surpasses First Goal – Emerald Seven
Over 3,000 Shoes Collected for Nike Reuse-A-Shoe

The “A Step in the Right Direction” team blew past their goal of collecting 2,012 shoes, easily passing 3,000 shoes during their first season of the shoe drive.

Now Headed to the US Olympic Trials 2012 for Track and Field!

The ShoeBox Races Past Shoe Collection Goal for Nike Reuse-A-Shoe

The shoe recycling campaign benefiting Nike Reuse-A-Shoe is an ongoing success, with over 3,000 shoes collected in the inaugural collection period!

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After many years of working together, creative duo Blake Scott & Rachel Simrell Scott love delving deep into the work at Emerald Seven. We love what we do, and we hope that you’ll enjoy working with us!

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Rather than using a “waterfall” process, we use an integrative design process to consider your design challenge in terms of the whole. We iterate through cycles to reach thoughtful solutions, whether they be digital, physical, or a hybrid of both. Ask us how an integrative approach can help your project!

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