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    Jun 7, 2012

    Five Funny, Fake Undesirable Magazine Covers

    Conceived by a London ad man to keep people from stealing his favorite magazine.

    1.

    Cock-a-Doodle-Don'ts—precious.

    Advertising trade mag Lürzer's Archive claims it is the "most stolen" magazine around. Anybody who's ever worked in an ad agency will tell you that's not far from the truth.

    W&K London's Ben Gough was tired of people stealing his copy. So, he came up with these titles and got Mark Denton, photographer Fern Berresford, and designer/typographer Kate Henderson from Coy Communications to help him create the covers.

    Four more below.

    2.

    I can't think of a more undesirable title.

    3.

    Where'd they find this guy?

    4.

    My fellow ad creatives will appreciate this one.

    5.

    The word "Stunning" makes this cover.

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