Dawning Graphic Design
Dawning Graphic Design

The Great Gatsby

book design

The Great Gatsby is a classic book based in the 1920’s is full of glamour, extravagance and parties, but underneath it all is great turmoil. This redesign is for a special limited edition for the 100th anniversary since the first edition of The Great Gatsby.

Showcases: typography, illustration, & usage of mockups

The Book

The hardback book cover uses grand colors, high contrast, and a thick pattern with delicate accents inspired by the elegance and opulence of the times and the extravagant surroundings around Gatsby who has a delicate nature towards Daisy.

Front and back cover of The Great Gatsby using art deco
  • Open book with Chapter 7 opener example
  • Open book with running text spread