You'll rarely end up with a poor workspace if you include an organized desk, a good chair, only the tools you need for work, and an abundance of natural light. Designers Ryan Meis and Sarah Labieniec created an excellent space on those simple principles. Read more...
The design house is known for their excellent pattern-making skills and their instantly recognisable pattern ‘Flash' This post is from The London Word and should not be republished elsewhere without prior permission. Please check out our site for more great stories and features. Eley Kishimoto Do Sheds
Night's Watch The Wall by Wirdou Night gathers, and now my watch begins. T-shirt designer Wirdou has released another excellent Game of Thrones-inspired design, this time, mashed up with a bit of rock 'n roll. Visit Wirdou's website, then head on over to his NeatoShop page for more awesome T-shirts. Show More Summary
If you liked 2010’s excellent, emotional action RPG Bastion, then listen to Amir Rao—co-founder of dev studio Supergiant Games—talk about the art of level design on the Critical Path Project. Read more...
Recognition for 3M Design Excellence Gains Momentum 3M Receives 12 Awards for Outstanding Design ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As 3M continues to amplify the creative and functional role of design to enrich innovation across its vast and diverse portfolio, design industry experts are taking notice. Show More Summary
Chartsmith is a Mac app designed to do one thing, and only one thing: make charts. If your charting needs are casual and infrequent, this is not the app for you; you’ll be more than happy using Numbers, Excel, or any other spreadsheet to create the occasional chart. Show More Summary
AMERISTEP, one of the leading manufacturers of tree stands, ground blinds, and other hunting accessories, is proud to add to their line of tree stands. AMERISTEP has extended its innovative design and manufacturing excellence to the NON TYPICAL REVENGE XL HANG ON, designed for the avid hunter. Created by veteran hunter and designer Wayne Prejean, [...]Show More Summary
“The Things I Do For Love” Los Angeles-based graphic artist and web designer Fernando Reza (aka “Fro Reza“) has created an excellent series of Game of Thrones art prints that are in the style of iconic film graphic designer Saul Bass (May 8, 1920 – April 25, 1996). They were made as a tribute to [...]
Ever dream of designing three-dimensional models for games and animated movies? We examine two free options and a new version of a well-known professional 3-D modeling program. Each has its own niche and can produce excellent results--but...Show More Summary
This is a well-organized and innovative video presenting various falls used in aikido, and different exercises that can be practiced to master these ukemi. These exercises are designed to prepare the body to fall skillfully and safely… Click here to watch video
Numbers is Apple's spreadsheet app, designed specifically for the iPad. It works on other iOS devices but looks best on the iPad's landscape mode. View, edit and create spreadsheets, then output them in Excel format. A bonus: Numbers...Show More Summary
Design was in the spotlight last night at the National Magazine Awards gala, where Milton Glaser and Walter Bernard were presented with the creative excellence award “for their unique and enduring contributions to American journalism.”...Show More Summary
The partnership that gave us Prabal Gurung and Joseph Altuzarra at accessible price points is back. For the third year in a row, J.Crew is partnering with the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund to bring industry-recognized excellent design to the...Show More Summary
Currency is a super simple, yet beautiful, currency converter for the iPhone. It features a clean design and historical charts. If you're an avid traveler or have financial interest in other currencies, Currency may be an excellent app to add to your collection. Show More Summary
The first twelve paragraphs are about David Cage. AKA David De Gruttola. AKA Composer-turned-game designer. AKA Founder of French developer Quantic Dream, responsible for excellent implementation of David Bowie (see: Omikron) and poor implementation of twist endings (see: all other games). Show More Summary
This trailer for Gunpoint serves as an excellent introduction to the PC stealth-puzzle game, which you need to be introduced to if you haven't been already. The video itself is a glorified walkthrough from designer Tom Francis, and it...Show More Summary
Last week, we ran an excellent article by one of our extended Jalop family called 5 Reasons Why Retro Needs To Die. Intellectually, I can't say that I really disagree with any particular point, and the arguments are cogent and well-considered. So why do I love some retro designs so much? Read more...
The Toronto Residence designed by Belzberg Architecture …received the 2013 Ontario Association of Architects Design Excellence award. Very modern, and breezy, the stratified home showcases different types of materials for each of its layer, creating a very interesting contrast (plasters blends with zinc cladding, wood and stones). Show More Summary
Pixel precision is an essential part of the software experience that users have come to expect from OS X and iOS. It requires a kind of accuracy that is usually best left in the hands of experienced designers who know how to manipulate every detail of images and icons to get the best possible result. Show More Summary
Stock photography is an excellent way to add visual stimulation to a website design, brochures, or posters. Saving some money for your client or yourself on stock photography is a bonus. Most designers know that there are some amazing...Show More Summary