Clare Trepleton

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What Is “Design Fixation,” And How Can You Stop It?

How to avoid getting stuck on the first solution that springs to mind.<p>Sometimes, your first idea is not your best one. But you might fixate on it, especially if the idea has worked for you before. In academic terms, this phenomenon is called design fixation. In layman’s terms, we might call it …

Typography Mania #282

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design submitted by our users at …

Ping-Pong Completely Reimagined with Playful Round Table

Singapore-based artist Lee Wen playfully stretches the concept of a traditional, rectangular ping-pong table by transforming it into a doughnut shape that lets numerous players join in the fun. One removable section acts as a gate to let players inside the circle, turning the Olympic sport of table …

Sushi Bath Towel Concept by Jenny Pokryvailo | Colossal

<p>Have your sushi and … dry off with it, too. Designer Jenny Pokryvailo came up with this amusing concept for a series of towels that when properly …

Art

Matt W. Moore Brings His Colorful Graphics to Blankets

Matt W. Moore, graphic artist extraordinaire, has taken his signature bold, geometric know-how and applied it to a colorful series of afghans. Now on …

Design

Snackbar Font Family by Foundry Sideshow

The Snackbar font family, a typeface designed for people who are looking for something fresh and tasty.<p>The type designers David (Squid) Cohen and …

Digital Scrapbooking With Body Parts

A digital art project by Carnegie Mellon University student Miles Peyton lets you upload and interact with animated GIFs of human body parts. Titled “Parts, Parts, Parts,” the project is available on three different website pages and allows users to configure their own work of art using snippets of …

Miniature Watercolor Paintings of Space by Lorraine Loots

Artist Lorraine Loots recently embarked on a new series of miniature watercolor paintings. Called Microcosm Mondays, she aims to paint a space-related piece each Monday, scattered over 25 weeks in 2015. The first one was inspired by a relatively new photo, taken by the Hubble Space Telescope, of …

Brilliant or Lazy? Amazon Creates a Physical "Buy" Button

The Amazon Dash Button is meant to restock your household goods via push-button convenience<p>When you block a troll on social media, you realize the …

Smart Homes

Catapulta Fest Identity by Studio Face.

Catapulta Fest – corporate identity, stationery design, and visual system developed by studio Face.<p><b>Catapulta Fest</b> is a social innovation platform and …

Mono App Design

Mono is a lightweight, gesture-based mobile app. We created it with a single purpose: to get one thing - no matter what happens - done each day. …

UI Design

Creative Alphabet by Alexis Persani

Alexis Persani shared a really cool personal project exploring 3D, illustration and typography. We always post these personal projects because we …

Typography

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Kel, Ellis, Freakfinder

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Typography

This Single LEGO Brick is a Working Pinhole Camera that Captures Teeny Pictures

We’ve seen and shared LEGO cameras before, but never before today have we seen a camera made from a single 2×2 stud LEGO brick. That, however, is …

Portraits of Power: Overlapping Portraits of World Leaders Reveal the Composition of Power

There is a specific composition to ‘portraits of power.’ Almost without exception — no matter the country or year, even if the medium was paint and …

This Silicone Mold Lets You Create Camera, Lens and Flash-Shaped Ice Cubes and Candy

Here’s a clever little product for the photo nerd in all of us. It’s called PhotoPhreezePhun, and it’s a camera-kit-shaped silicone ice cube tray …

A Photograph of Your Face in a Jar Makes for a Creepy Halloween Prank

Looking for a personalized photo-related gag to pull for Halloween this year? Look no further than this head-in-a-jar prank. It’s quite easy to pull …

13 Beautiful Cinemagraphs of Water’s Movements

Having a stressful week? Here’s a series of images that’s perfect for you. It’s a set of cinemagraphs (i.e. partially animated GIFs) created by …