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Typegenius

Typegenius helps you find the perfect combo of typefaces. Helpful!<i>(via Kary)</i>

Latest Products from Sebastian Conran’s Brand Universal Expert

British designer Sebastian Conran launched Universal Expert, a line of cooking and storage, plus organization products, earlier this year, and the …

Furniture

Black and White Logos by Belancio

A collection of well designed black and white logos.<p>San Francisco, California based design firm Belancio published this fine collection of simple …

Pfeiffer Collection by Evernote

Evernote looked to Bay Area product designer Eric Pfeiffer to design a line of desktop accessories that showed some mid-century modern love. …

Spirulina Stations: Superfood Solution to Expensive, Super Food

A backgrounder for those of you who don't live in Berkeley: Spirulina is a superfood. A superfood, for those who aren't obsessed with nutritional …

Logo Design Process Case Study for INVESTHAUS Business Boutique

INVESTHAUS Business Boutique – Logo design process case study by IndustriaHED™ Branding Co.<p>This graphic design project by studio IndustriaHED™ …

ADMCi, the American Design and Master-Craft initiative

ADMCi – Brand identity design by Eight Hour Day.<p>Minneapolis-based design boutique Eight Hour Day was asked to develop the brand identity design for …

Kit Bike by Lucid Design packs into a bag

Indian company Lucid Design has created a conceptual "bike in a bag" that would quickly dismantle into parts to fit into a backpack (+ movie).<p>The …

Doublefacette by Postfossil

Florian Hauswirth of Swiss studio Postfossil has designed a set of salt and pepper mills that fit together.<p>Called Doublefacette, the objects are made …

Taste Condiment Set brings uniformity to the dinner table

Hong Kong designers Tomas Rosén and Nicol Boyd have created a flexible condiment set to put an end to mismatched bottles, jars and containers on the …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

Fresh From The Dairy: Triangles

We’ve got triangles on the brain this week. Colorful ones, specifically! Here are some of our favorite pics from Society6 this week focused on our …

Quantum – Portfolio and Photography WordPress Theme

The Quantum WordPress theme for minimalist portfolio and photography pages.<p><b>Quantum</b> is a fully ajax theme with a smooth and delightful experience. …

Web Design

Selma Durand Puts a Minimalist Spin on Saving (and Interpreting) Spare Change

There's always a certain excitement that comes with bringing an uncounted heft of change to the bank. Unfortunately, that excitement is more often …

The History of Typography by Ben Barrett-Forrest

Hundreds of cut-out paper letters tell the history of typefaces in this stop-motion animation by Canadian graphic designer Ben …

Chineasy illustrated characters designed to make learning Chinese easy

This system of illustrated characters and animations was developed to help people learn to read Chinese, and is one of the 76 projects nominated for …

Canadian Olympic Committee Rebrand

I can't believe I missed this one but while checking on Behance I ended up on this page about the Canadian Olympic Committee Rebrand. The project is …

Johnny Kelly's short film demonstrates the role of design in everyday life

Irish designer Johnny Kelly has debuted a short movie that attempts to show how design impacts on everyday life using basic shapes and without words …

Watch the design evolution of the bicycle in a one-minute animation

This short movie by Danish animator Thallis Vestergaard traces the history of the bicycle from its invention in the eighteenth century up to the …

Cliq coat hangers by Flow Design replace hooks with magnets

These clothes hangers by German-Latvian creative agency Flow Design don't feature hooks, instead attaching to the underside of any metal surface with …

Bay House in Westhampton Beach, New York

Bay House Architecture by Leroy Street Studio.<p>The region of the Hamptons in the state of New York is well known for luxurious homes, expensive …

Monocle #69 – Japan Feature Illustrations by MUTI

Monocle #69 – Editorial Illustration of Japan.<p>Cape Town, South Africa based creative studio MUTI has created this illustrated map of Japan for …

What 'Obsolete' Object Just Tripled Its Kickstarter Target, Netting $2.4 Million in 48 Hours?

Here's an unexpected one: Just two days ago the Pono went live on Kickstarter, and within 24 hours quickly smashed through its $800,000 target at a …

A Closer Look at The Uniform Wares 100 Series Watch

<i>Thanks to the RIT’s Product Timecapsule, we were fortunate enough to get an exclusive look at the design and development of Uniform Wares‘ 100 Series</i> …

This is the smartwatch Apple or Google needs to make

Why can't great smartwatches look like normal watches? Smartwatches, for the most part, can be divided into two categories: vague approximations of the future like the Pebble, Gear, and Gear Fit, or conventionally styled watches from companies like Citizen and Cookoo that offer far less …

Creating Visual Hierarchy With Typography

Why Hierarchy is Important<p>Type hierarchy organizes and gives order to the text elements in your design. Just as web designers and developers use …

Flat Logo Designs by Erfan Talimi

Stunning Flat Logos.<p>Here is some eye candy for your inspiration! Erfan Talimi is a Hamburg, Germany based graphic designer who loves to experiment …

Graphic Design

Men’s Health Illustrations by Morgane Le Francois

Editorial Illustrations for Men’s Health US.<p>Morgane Le Francois is a Paris, France based illustrator of Agence LA SUITE. He was hired to create a …