Alden Chong

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50 Design Terms Explained Simply For Non-Designers – Learn

<i>Getting thrown into the world of graphic design can sometimes feel like learning a new language.</i><p>Kerning, tracking, warm colors, cool colors, CMYK, …

Graphic Design

No Feathers Harmed

before<p>after<p>About<p>“Ruffles is the name of a brand of ruffled (crinkle-cut) potato chips produced by Lay’s potato chips, a division of Frito-Lay. The …

artisanal

Step Inside the Incredible Home of Architect Paulo Mendes Da Rocha

Known in the world of architecture for his contemporary use of concrete and steel, it’s about time we take a look inside Paulo Mendes Da Rocha’s very …

vector architects casts seashore library at water's edge, china

<b>vector architects casts seashore library at water’s edge</b><br>image © su shengliang<br>all images courtesy of vector architects<p><b>chinese firm vector architects</b> …

Architecture

Articles about architect builds his own studio retreat escape city on Dwell.com - Dwell

In a Brooklyn backyard, an off-duty architect builds a structure that tests his attention to the little things.<p>When Greg Reitz was ten years old, he was already so worried about the state of the planet that, without prompting from his...<p>Elizabeth Wright Ingraham had big shoes to fill. Her father, …

Architecture

How to Be More Creative: Think Less

Are you making yourself less creative by always trying to prove you're clever?<p>At first blush, intelligence and creativity seem like two separate things. High IQ is all about recalling and manipulating information consciously. Creativity often seems more mysterious -- ideas simply pop into your head …

The 10 Biggest Home Decor Trends Around The World Right Now

Take a peek at the latest interior obsessions in the U.S. and beyond.<p>From Japan to South Africa and back to the U.S., we got the inside scoop from ELLE DECOR international editors on the latest home trends around the world. Spoiler: They're all fabulous, and perfect for adding a touch of global …

The Galaxy Note 5 looks so much cooler with a transparent back

We can't believe it was this easy.<p>A Reddit user named Skarface08 turned the back of his Galaxy Note 5 fully transparent — making it every geek's …

Super Stylish Package Design

I simply love package design! I firmly believe that a well designed package can make a difference for a lot of people when deciding what product to …

The 50 Best Web Design Books Worth Reading in 2017

Learning is constant. As web design professionals, you have to be constantly in the know about the latest trends and technologies in web design. …

NEXT 2015 Identity by Corcoran Design Lab

NEXT 2015 – logo and exhibition brand identity design by Corcoran Design Lab.<p>NEXT 2015 was a dynamic and innovative exhibition with the aim to …

Why You Need Remarkable Packaging | Inc.com

You've heard the saying "don't judge a book by its cover" about a million times throughout your life and it certainly rings true in most situations. Just because the cover (or package) is plain and uninspiring on the <i>outside</i>, doesn't mean the contents on the <i>inside</i> aren't revolutionary!<p>Well, true or …

Facelifts

McDonald's Has Created Brilliant Bike-Friendly Takeout Packaging

You can say what you want about McDonald’s food, but the one thing you can’t argue is the fast food giant’s mastery at marketing itself to an …

Coke has removed the logos from its packaging in the Middle East to encourage people not to judge each other

The no-label cans will run throughout Ramadan. One side is blank, other than the brand's iconic coloring. The other side reads: "Labels are for cans, not for people." We first spotted the cans on Campaign India.<p>The campaign, created by FP7 and Memac Ogilvy, launches with a film (watch it below) …

Interactive Packaging: 15 Clever Examples You Should Check Out

Our packaging choices are constantly evolving. Today however, <b>creativity reigns more so than ever before</b>. People crave something different, either …

The Secret to Successful Food Packaging Design

We all see it every day. That box, that wrapper, those bottles, jars, and cans. Food packaging is something that permeates our lives, and yet most …

Future of Packaging 2015 Archives

Published in<p>Report<p>Sep, 2015<p>Viewrcnt.eu/lnr<p>Summary<p>Tighter European Union regulation, environmental imperatives and advances in digital technologies …

Sustainability

Epson ink cartridge Packaging Design Concept by Ali Prater

Creative Package Design.<p>A beautiful student work by Ali Prater. He created this nice Epson ink cartridge packaging concept. Goal was to design a …

Packaging Design

Is Poor Packaging Design Limiting Your Brand’s Success?

For many small and medium-sized businesses, product packaging is, at best, an inconvenient last-minute detail and, at worst, a cost to be minimized. …

Packaging Design

500px Rebrands and Replaces Its 6-Year-Old Logo

500px today unveiled its first major company rebrand since the photo-sharing service was born back in 2009. As part of the move, 500px has introduced …

Apple, NASA, Popular Brand Logos Brilliantly Mashed Up With Famous Paintings

NASA + The Starry Night by Vincent Van Gogh<p><b>What would</b> your favorite popular brand logos look like if they were to be mashed up with famous artworks …

Mashed

Brand Storytelling: Where Humanity Takes Center Stage

There has been a dramatic [mark color: 0091ab]shift in brand marketing[/mark] and advertising techniques over the past 20 years; humanity now takes …

Marketing

How to price a logo design

So you were asked to give a price quote for a logo design. <i>How hard can that be?</i>, you wonder.<i>I’ll just look it up on the internet</i>, you …

Graphic Design

5 Easy Steps to Define and Use Your Brand Voice

If your logo didn’t appear with your content, could your audience identify the content as coming from your brand? Would someone viewing your content …

Marketing

Henrybuilt Opens a Studio in Mill Valley, CA

We recently toured the new, light-flooded Henrybuilt studio in Mill Valley, California, located in a former auto repair shop not far from …