Harolds of Cebu City

We had a tip-off this week from a designer who wishes to remain anonymous about some prominent plagiarism that they discovered recently.

It appears that when Harolds, a hotel specialising in business travellers in Cebu City, Philippines opened a couple [...]

November 28th, 2013|5 Comments|

An eye for detail

Since 2003 when he designed the PAK Photography logo for a local photography business in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, Marco Echevarria of Burn Creative has been collecting rip-offs of his work.
I found 2 or 3 plagiarized versions online a few [...]

November 26th, 2013|6 Comments|

Concepto steals Roundel Motorcars’ Logo

Josh Hayes of Hayes Image contacted LogoThief to let us know about this rip-off of his award winning Roundel Motorcars logo, original designed by Josh in 2010 for automotive dealer Roundel Motorcars in Atlanta, Georgia.

When Concepto Comunicación & Marketing of [...]

November 25th, 2013|8 Comments|

Rapsick poaches Emag’s canary

Graphic designer Mateusz Turbiński contacted LogoThief to let us know about the plagiarism of his original Emag logo.

It appears that Indonesian ‘designer’ M. Fairuzulhaq who also operates under the names Rapsick, Ve and Vast had reworked Mateusz’s Emag logo [...]

November 24th, 2013|6 Comments|

Erwin Penland Advertising lifts SteelPath’s Logo

Nick Irwin of AddisonWhitney contacted LogoThief earlier this week to let us know about an interesting case of plagiarism perpetrated by Erwin Penland Advertising when ‘designing’ the logo for ScanSource, a distributor of point-of-sale, communication and security products and [...]

November 23rd, 2013|6 Comments|

Something fishy is going on at Sushi Tokyo

TAS contacted us on Thursday to let us know about this blatant rip off of his Nippon Sushi Bar Logo by Sushi Tokyo, a sushi and pizza restaurant in Lobnya, Russia.

From the overlay it is easy to see that [...]

November 22nd, 2013|3 Comments|

Catnapped

Over the years Jeff Fisher of Jeff Fisher LogoMotives has seen numerous cases of his logo work being appropriated by others, and like Jan Zabransky he too keeps an impressive collection of rip offs of his work on his [...]

November 21st, 2013|1 Comment|

InBrand copies Amir’s tea garden

Graphic designer Amir Karahasan contacted LogoThief to let us know that he discovered that his Tea Garden logo concept had been copied from his LogoPond portfolio by Colombian brand agency InBrand and used for their client Milagros Urbanos.

From the [...]

November 20th, 2013|0 Comments|

Double Whammy!

This one is quite unbelievable, it appears that the ‘designer’ here has stolen two logos and mashed them together to make this logo for Амате, a beauty spa in St. Petersburg.

You may recognise the outer border of the logo [...]

November 20th, 2013|2 Comments|

Epic Fail

Graphic Designer Roy Smith recently discovered that Epic Nation Apparel, a streetwear brand from Kenya had appropriated his EZ logo from his LogoPond portfolio.
I have asked Epic Nation repeatedly to remove my logo from their site. Unbelievably, they [...]

November 18th, 2013|1 Comment|