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In Sweden, A Designer’s Home Gushes Color and Pattern

Recently, I snagged what I <i>thought</i> was a fabulous find: a mossy-green, flocked, baroque mirror! The second I got it home, however, I realized there …

Business Infographics with Countless Vector Elements

A well designed set of business infographics with numerous vector elements and text areas.<p>The team of AntartStock has released this great set of well …

Infographics

20 Must-Know Typography Tools, Frameworks & Libraries for Web Designers

Typography is indeed one of the most crucial components of every good web design. As a novice or professional web designer, knowing about the best …

Typography

Designers Should Design, Coders Should Code

Here’s why you need someone who understands code but doesn’t necessarily live in it.<p>This essay is excerpted from the ebook <i>Interaction Design Best Practices: Mastering the Tangibles</i> by Jerry Cao, Kamil Zieba and Matt Ellis of UXPin, a UX design platform.<p>It’s an old argument: should designers code? …

Free Design E-Books You Must Read

Sharing knowledge is an amazing way to equip the world with the tools to evolve. Many designers use free information they find around the web to …

Levsha Designer Diary by Lesha Limonov

The Levsha designer diary for designers and creative professionals.<p>Lesha Limonov, a Minsk, Belarus based illustrator and graphic designer has created …

Design is about people – including refugees

<b>Opinion:</b> Vienna-based designer Talia Radford was among the volunteers who helped thousands of refugees passing through Austria over the weekend. In …

Street Artists Collaborate with Mexican Government to Bring Vibrant Splash of Color to an Entire Neighborhood | Colossal

<p>In a fantastic attempt at urban renewal, the government of Mexico recently collaborated with a group of local street artists called Germen Crew to …

Choosing the Right Font for Your Website

Choosing the right font for your website not only impacts how visitors feel about your site but also how they comprehend your content. Picking the …

Typography

Why all entrepreneurs should watch this movie about a rock music promoter

YouTube This summer I had the extreme pleasure of watching one of the funniest, funnest and most insightful documentaries in a long time: Supermensch. If I had one wish for all startup employees it would be that you watch this film.<p>It's not for everybody: it condones sex, drugs and rock & roll. But …

Articles about 10 space saving modern built ins on Dwell.com - Dwell

Five ways to open up a space to give yourself some breathing room.<p>A strong creative streak runs through the Pacific Northwest, which has recently led to a number of startups popping up in cities...<p>From gabled homes to forest dwellings, here's what to catch up on from the week.<p>Given the movement of …

Outdoor Spaces

10 fonts that work great for logo design

If you want to design unique logos or headings to easily attract the customers and readers, then here we have 10 awesome fonts which are easy to read …

Typography

Macaw - Stop writing code, start drawing it

Product design is one of the most sought after fields nowadays. In order to design products a design must have a grasp of the whole creative process, …

Jasmin Forrester Chocolate Identity by Mister Onüff

Jasmin Forrester – Artisan Chocolate Identity.<p>Madrid, Spain based graphic designer Mister Onüff has create a vintage inspired brand identity for …

Cool Stamp Designs

A illustrated a set of stamps for "Everyday Stamps", a private photo journal app that lets you collect your thoughts and mark the moments of your …

Microbrew Type Family

Microbrew Retro Display Font Family.<p>If you like grungy, used-look retro designs and vintage typography, then you need to check out the <b>Microbrew</b> type …

Typography

New Bird & Butterfly Flip Book Machines by Juan Fontanive | Colossal

<p>Artist Juan Fontanive (previously) constructs perpetually looping flip book machines that depict flying birds lifted from audubon guides and …

grain editRecently Received

This week we’re excited to feature titles from Princeton Architectural Press, Laurence King and Sing Statistics. See all the books after the jump.<p><b>The</b> …

Grupo BHAU – Corporate Design by Diego Leyva

Grupo BHAU – Identity.<p>Diego Leyva is a Mexican graphic designer who creates concepts and design experiences for a wide range of projects and …

Interview with Petter Johansson at Stockholm Design Week

A couple of days before Stockholm Design Week, I was still hoping to find some new designers to meet and interview. Then a book called ‘PJADAD, …

grain editChloe Galea

Solid packaging and editorial work from Chloe Galea, a Designer /Junior Art Director based in Berlin.<p>——————–<p><b>Also worth viewing…</b> <br>Nathan Godding <br>Studio …

14 Literary Posters That Turn Famous Authors' Words Into Art

Who doesn't love a good literature-meets-graphic-design project?<p>We came across the work of Obvious State's Evan Robertson last year when he debuted his series of clever literary posters based on the words of authors like Ernest Hemingway and Kurt Vonnegut. Turning pithy quotes into whimsical works …