Danny Siew

29 Flips | 1 Magazine | 44 Likes | 2 Following | @dannysiew2013 | Keep up with Danny Siew on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Danny Siew”

How to Use SVG Patterns as Backgrounds

SVG patterns offer a more flexible approach to repeating a background image on a web page than CSS tiling. Let’s look at why that is, and how you can …

SVG

From Bootstrap to CSS Grid

Despite many clever hacks and creative workarounds, there hasn’t been a simple answer for creating layout on the web. From misusing tables, to …

10 commandments of logo design

It’s frustrating. You’ve spent hours, days, weeks on your logo design, and yet still it isn’t working. But you’re so close to the project personally …

Best Practices for Website Header Design

Everyone knows: there is not the second chance to make the first impression. In the sphere of digital products, this eternal truth works in terms of …

9 of the best resources for learning HTML and CSS

Learning HTML and CSS can feel like a bit of an uphill struggle, especially because there's almost too much information out there. Where do you even …

Web Design

Editorial Design: The New York Times Redesign Concept

The New York Times Redesign is concept editorial design project shared by Slava Kornilov and Bohdan Kononets on their Behance page. I have to say, I …

The Data Visualisation Catalogue

Data Visualization

Typographic Magic: How to Make an Ambigram

<i>In this helpful tutorial, Nikita Prokhorov teaches us how to make an ambigram of the word “online.”</i>I am blessed to have been raised by a family of …

Top 50 Fonts of 2016

You're reading Top 50 Fonts of 2016, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, Facebook, …

Designing with SVG: How Scalable Vector Graphics Can Increase Visitor Engagement

Scalable Vector Graphics, more affectionately known as SVGs, are an XML-based graphic format used to display images on the web. Unlike PNGs, JPEGs, …

SVG

10 top UI trends for 2017

<i>At</i> <i>Generate San Francisco</i> <i>on 9 June, Aaron Gustafson will demonstrate how interfaces can smartly morph to meet their users’ needs — slow connections,</i> …

Graphic Designer Spends Entire Year Creating a New Minimalist Movie Poster Every Day

When graphic designer Peter Majarich rang in 2016, he opted for a particularly unique New Year’s resolution: to design a new movie poster each day.<p>Majarich views the project—aptly titled <i>A Movie Poster A Day</i>—as both an artistic endeavor and a personal challenge. The cinematic series emerged as a way …

Hender Scheme: The Modern Shokunin

“We are not necessarily making these shoes to impact sneaker culture, but it’s more important for us to do it the way we like.”<p>The Japanese do not …

How to make your own 'SNES Micro' using a Raspberry Pi

When Nintendo introduced its NES Mini back in July, which packs 30 classic games into an all-in-one micro-console, we noticed something. Its full, …

Type Hybrid – Typography in Multilingual Design

Book recommendation: Type Hybrid – Typography in Multilingual Design, a new viction:ary publication.<p>Today I want to present you this brand new …

Typography

Here's how an interior designer helped a Facebook worker make his 400-square-foot studio apartment feel twice as big

Taking inspiration from the Facebook offices and Bradley's graphic design background, Melissa was able to play with bright, bold colors and patterns. "[Derek] knew he wanted his space to be hip, modern, and minimal," she told Business Insider. Let's take a look inside his transformed seventh-floor …

Home Decorating

Layered Landscapes in Relief Created with Old Postcards

L’artiste Caterina Rossato crée des paysages multi-couches à partir de vieilles cartes postales, sur lesquelles elle représente des paysages du monde …

Innovation

Comment on Download ‘Linecraft Boutique’ Vector Logos by Kingu Prima

What is the font, thanks

Logos

15 Photoshop Poster Mockup Templates - For Your Creative Designs

How are you displaying your work? Do you include a realistic result when delivering your files to your clients? Are you taking your designs and …

Graphic Design

No, These Aren’t Windows 95 Wallpapers. They’re Photos

Andrew Myers, a Canadian living in New York, has an impressive resume at age 28: he’s shot ads for Saatchi & Saatchi, American Express, Airbnb, and other hip marketers, as well as editorial work for the <i>New York Times Magazine</i>, <i>Time</i>, <i>GQ</i>, and some magazine called “<i>Fast Company</i>.”<p>These credits go part of …

Articles about new addition yanks new england home 21st century on Dwell.com - Dwell

In the past few decades, overdevelopment throughout New England has erased some of the region's most inspired Modernist homes.<p>New England is one of the oldest, most patriotic regions in the United States.<p>How do you organically combine industrial, minimalist, traditional and farmhouse styles? …

New England

Articles about smart interior update shows when gut renovation isnt necessary on Dwell.com - Dwell

An intervention from a clever interior designer spares an old beach house on Fire Island, New York, from demolition.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2015 issue.<p>A couple renovates one of their childhood homes to suit their modern taste, while preserving some …

San Francisco

Articles about you wont believe cozy home inside converted grain silo on Dwell.com - Dwell

Following the advent of modernism, sacred architecture continues to reinvent religious expression.<p>Tucked into the urban grid, a 340-square-foot grain silo becomes an unexpected desert oasis that overcomes several design...<p>An Australian couple build a small cabin retreat in New Zealand for their …

Graffiti Artist Creates Elegant Calligraphy Messages on Snowy Parked Cars in NYC

Graffiti artist Faust is taking advantage of New York City's frigid winter by writing elegant calligraphy on snowy cars. The anonymous artist, widely recognized for his stickers that decorate paper boxes across the Big Apple, is now targeting icy windshields and hoods. He uses the frozen surfaces …

Comedy Central

Linear Designs of Minimalist Tattoos Gracefully Flow Across Bodies

Using intricate, crisscrossing lines and a minimalist aesthetic, Chaim Machlev creates beautifully-unconventional body art. The Berlin-based tattoo artist etches flowing abstract designs on skin that often spans the length of an arm, leg, or back. Sometimes, the compositions will continue from one …

Art

Famous Logos Reinterpreted As Chinese Restaurant Signs

Maybe it’s time to start designing our logos with the other half of the planet in mind?<p>When a logo is well designed, it works like a lightning bolt to the central cortex, sparking a sensation of instant familiarity. But does that lightning bolt still strike when you see a logo in an entirely …