Binary I Love You Vintage Print

This art piece spells out "I love you" in binary code, printed on a page from a vintage math textbook.
created by

Louise Verity

$38.00

Louise Verity created by

Louise Verity

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Designer Louise Verity knows that sometime love can only be expressed in a base-2 numeric system. That's why she created this art piece that surely has math nerds everywhere swooning. For her canvas, she uses a page from a vintage math textbook. Onto that, she prints her text with a hand-drawn font--including the message "I love you" written in binary code--using black ink, and gives it a pop of color by hand painting the center of the heart. The art piece gets a high definition display in a black wooden frame crafted by a family business in Northamptonshire, England. The frame has no glass in order to open up the tactile pleasure of an antique book page, and it is thick enough to be displayed freestanding on your desktop as well as being ready to hang on the wall. Handmade in the United Kingdom.

Due to the recycled and handmade nature of this item, each is unique and will vary.

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Louise Verity

created by

Louise Verity

location

United Kingdom

Louise Verity is the owner of Bookishly, and lives in Northamptonshire UK with her husband and young son. She likes John Hughes movies, cake and the smell of new books. She dislikes Marmite and ironing. Bookishly started in 2009 with an antique French dictionary and an inherited set of water colour paints. Now the prints are created by Louise’s dedicated team beavering away in the workshop getting orders out each day. Louise spends a lot of time hunting through old bookshops looking for inspiration and for books to give a new lease of life as a little piece of art. There’s a few things that make the Bookishly range different to other typographic collections. The wonky old font is exclusive, based on Louise’s hand drawn lettering. You won’t see it anywhere else! The framed prints are mounted into Bookishly’s signature block frames, made locally here in Northampton UK. There’s no glass so you can feel the lovely old page and they can easily be sent all over the world. They often are! Each book page print uses an original vintage book page, making each one a little bit unique. Bookishly designs have been featured in number of national and international magazines and blogs, including The Huffington Post, Apartment Therapy, Ideal Home and Stylist among others.

Handmade Recycled
Made from
ink, foamboard, wood frame, vintage books
Measurements
7.25" H x 4.75" W (Paperback-Size)
Care
All art on paper should be protected from moisture and from prolonged, direct sunlight.
Item ID
26478

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UncommonGoodsBinary I Love You Vintage Print
 
3.6

(based on 14 reviews)

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77%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Small (4)

Best Uses

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    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (17)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great for the Geek You Love

I gave this to my software engineer husband for Valentine's Day. He could actually read it and verify what I just trusted that it said! He took it to put up in his cube...Read complete review

I gave this to my software engineer husband for Valentine's Day. He could actually read it and verify what I just trusted that it said! He took it to put up in his cube with the rest of the engineers at work. I bet they were jealous. :-) I got good wife points.

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I do not recommend

I ordered this for my husband who is a software engineer. I am extremely unhappy with this item. The item is very small and looks really generic. This actually looks a like a...Read complete review

I ordered this for my husband who is a software engineer. I am extremely unhappy with this item. The item is very small and looks really generic. This actually looks a like a gift you would purchase for under $10. =(

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1.0

Underwhelming

By 

from Los Angeles

Comments about UncommonGoods Binary I Love You Vintage Print:

I was really disappointed when I opened this. It is super cute on the website, but the actual product does not reflect what is depicted on the webpage. While I fully understand that these will all vary due to the one of a kind nature, this product leaves something to be desired. I will be returning this piece. :(

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes
 
5.0

Really cute nerdy gift

By 

from Austin, TX

Verified Buyer

Comments about UncommonGoods Binary I Love You Vintage Print:

Husband loved it. Great gift for true geeks!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes

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1.0

I do not recommend

By 

from WV

Verified Reviewer

Comments about UncommonGoods Binary I Love You Vintage Print:

I ordered this for my husband who is a software engineer. I am extremely unhappy with this item. The item is very small and looks really generic. This actually looks a like a gift you would purchase for under $10. =(

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes, Yes
 
4.0

Exactly how to tell my mathmatician I love him

By 

from Portand, OR

Verified Buyer

Comments about UncommonGoods Binary I Love You Vintage Print:

Sweet mssage to my husband in his own laguage about how crazy I still am for him.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes
 
5.0

Great anniversary gift for my programmer husband

By 

from Greenwood, AR

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Pros

  • Unique

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about UncommonGoods Binary I Love You Vintage Print:

      Lovely unique gift.

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      • Yes
       
      5.0

      Great for the Geek You Love

      By 

      from El Dorado Hills, CA

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Software Engineer
      • Valentine's Day

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Birthday Gift
        • Office Decor
        • Valentine's Day

        Comments about UncommonGoods Binary I Love You Vintage Print:

        I gave this to my software engineer husband for Valentine's Day. He could actually read it and verify what I just trusted that it said! He took it to put up in his cube with the rest of the engineers at work. I bet they were jealous. :-) I got good wife points.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        4.0

        Cute gift

        By 

        from New York, NY

        Comments about UncommonGoods Binary I Love You Vintage Print:

        It was a very nice gift to share

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        3.0

        Not as nice as I expected

        By 

        from Virginia

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Good Nerd Gift
        • Vintage

        Cons

        • Small

        Best Uses

        • Nonesave Your Money

        Comments about UncommonGoods Binary I Love You Vintage Print:

        This was not a loving Valentine's Day gift as the description stated.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        5.0

        He loved it!

        By 

        from Burnsville, MN

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about UncommonGoods Binary I Love You Vintage Print:

        This was such a perfect Valentine gift for my Engineer! He absolutely loved it! It's extremely creative and one-of-a-kind. It's one of the best, non-sports gifts I've ever found.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        4.0

        A little small

        By 

        from Tallahassee, FL

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Cute

        Cons

        • small

        Best Uses

        • novelty gift

        Comments about UncommonGoods Binary I Love You Vintage Print:

        I didn't realize how small it would be, but it's still a sweet gift for the computer geek in your life.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes

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