Woman Creates Movie Poster Ad For New Roommate On Craigslist
San Francisco resident Lauren Fahey created a witty way to advertise for housemates.
Lauren Fahey knew that the renter’s market was tough in San Francisco, but after struggling to find a place to leave, she decided to use her creative skills – honed from her job in art direction – to create a movie-style poster advertising herself as the best roommate on Craigslist.
The poster shows happy-go-lucky Lauren embracing fun, the sun and an anonymous friend with a ‘this could be you’ oval covering her face. Like many a critic-loved film, Fahey’s advertisement features quotes from her greatest fans lauding her great roommate qualities. Reads one acclaimed review: