See any one of these signs, and you’ll know straight away what they mean, and where they’re from. They’re the celebrities of the sign world, and we’re bringing you our top five favourites.
If this doesn’t convince you how impacting a sign can be, we don’t know what will.
Welcome to Las Vegas, Nevada
With her retro charm and flashing lights, this Welcome to Las Vegas sign demands attention. And she sure does get it, with millions of visitors getting their photo taken alongside her every year.
The Big Banana, Coffs Harbour
An Australian icon, the Big Banana in Coffs Harbour is another sign that can’t be passed without taking the camera out.
The Hollywood Sign, California
This 83 year old sign has stood the test of time, but not without a few tweaks along the way. Originally reading “Hollywoodland,” the sign was shortened in 1949, and in 1978 the letters were resized from 15 metres down to 14 metres tall.
The Moulin Rouge Windmill, Paris
The dazzle and romance of Paris is characterised in the Moulin Rouge’s windmill and neon signage.
The London Underground
Even if you’ve never been to London, you’ll recognise this underground train signage that’s found all over England’s capital.
Could your business sign be iconic?
This small handful of famous examples are proof that whether they’re large or small, signs are one of the most effective, yet simple, marketing tools. Could your Gold Coast business sign become a celebrity some day? Let’s find out. Give us a call to chat about your signage needs.