(BRAND IDENTITY)

For the past decade, I’ve had hands-on experience bringing new and established brands to life by elevating visuals with refined craftsmanship and thoughtful attention to detail. I work closely with clients and agencies to advise on the best approach to create a meaningful experience for both clients and consumers. Here is my select work for clients such as Stone and Strand, Juna, Deux Cranes, amongst others.


 

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(PROFILE) I’m Ayaka B. Ito, an independent designer and illustrator based in New York City and Tokyo, specializing in type-driven brand identities, editorial design, illustrations, and typefaces. I’m also a graduate of Type@Cooper’s Extended and Condensed Program. 


I specialize in bringing new and established brands to life by elevating visuals with refined craftsmanship and thoughtful attention to detail. I work closely with clients to define the best approach in partnership. And depending on the project needs, I also collaborate with my network of talented creatives to offer a holistic experience.

With over a decade of experience, I’ve previously worked at creative studios NR2154, creech, The Working Assembly, and RoAndCo. 

Let’s work together. email@ayakaito.com

(CONTACT)

For new project inquiries, please tell me a little bit about you and your project upfront, including a rough timeline and budget. That way, I can get back to you as soon as possible whether if it's something I can take on.

Please reach out inquiries, collaborations, and questions to:

email@ayakaito.com

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LinkedIn
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(SERVICES)

Branding & Identity
Typeface Design
Publication Design
Packaging Design
Art Direction
Illustration
Website Design
Print Design
Signage

(EXPERIENCE)

Over the past 11+ years, I’ve worked with an array of international studios and clients including:

Stone And Strand
Veuve Clicquot
Romance Journal
Juna
—Freelance, 2018–Present

Bloomscape
Cometeer
creech, 2019–20

Museum of Ice Cream
The Working Assembly, 2019

Rizzoli
Tiffany & Co.
Yvonne Koné
Kjaer Weis
Nicola Formichetti
Moët Hennessy
August Journal
Rika Magazine
Shinsegae
3INA Makeup
NR2154, 2014–19

Loeffler Randall
Moda Operandi
Bobbi Brown
Shiseido
RoAndCo, 2011–14

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(IMPRINT)

The serif typeface used on this website is custom designed. It is currently being developed, and unavailable for purchase.

Japanese translations by Saori Tanabe.

(CONTACT)

For new project inquiries, please tell me a little bit about you and your project upfront, including a rough timeline and budget. That way, I can get back to you as soon as possible whether if it's something I can take on.

Please reach out inquiries, collaborations, and questions to:

email@ayakaito.com

Instagram
LinkedIn

(SERVICES)

Branding & Identity
Typeface Design
Publication Design
Packaging Design
Art Direction
Illustration
Website Design
Print Design
Signage

(EXPERIENCE)

Over the past 10+ years, I’ve worked with an array of international studios and clients including:

Stone And Strand
Veuve Clicquot
Romance Journal
Juna
—Freelance, 2018–Present

Bloomscape
Cometeer
creech, 2019–20

Museum of Ice Cream
The Working Assembly, 2019

Rizzoli
Tiffany & Co.
Yvonne Koné
Kjaer Weis
Nicola Formichetti
Moët Hennessy
August Journal
Rika Magazine
Shinsegae
3INA Makeup
NR2154, 2014–19

Loeffler Randall
Moda Operandi
Bobbi Brown
Shiseido
RoAndCo, 2011–14

(JOIN THE WAITLIST)

Sign up to join the waitlist, and get first access to typefaces and updates on latest projects.

(IMPRINT)

The serif typeface used on this website is custom designed. It is currently being developed, and unavailable for purchase.

Japanese translations by Saori Tanabe.

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