patterns patterns patterns
I am very fond of patterns, and Fakepaper are very good at creating them.
Have a very merry christmas and a fabulous new year!
Can't wait to see this movie!
Stir Things Up
In honor of Gay Pride Month, Absolut has collaborated with a group of stylists, writers, fashion designers and artists to create a series of one of a kind bottles.
Edible Chocolate Messages
Chocolate is always a good idea.
So excited to work with this great project! The cCHALLENGE is a 30-day experiment that makes use of the most powerful solution to climate change that exists – people.
Modernist graphic design
Modernism has always been an inspiration to me. Read about it in DN (in Norwegian). "In a visually chaotic world, modernism attempt to achieve clarity in everything that is being communicated. To weed out the decorations, to systematize the message to make it clearly and effectively. Modernism is an ideology, more than a style"
THE RACE OF GENTLEMEN
By Johannes Huwe. More lovely photos at Exposure.
Under the Unminding Sky
Paintings by Gregory Thielker
Paper Ice Creams!
Never listen to anyone who says it’s not the right weather for ice cream. Free paper ice cream templates at Mr Printables.
You can download PSD to create your own text at Pixden.
Identity and poster to promote ‘123 Years of the Best of British Music’ by Taxi Studio.
SUMMER DIY: FRAMED PALM LEAF
Fresh numbers from Muokkaa! Made for a calendar for Yorokobu magazine issue 58.
East Meets West
A trip to San Francisco reminds Jessica Helfand that design can mean something very different in technology companies than it did for “classically trained graphic designers of a certain generation,” i.e. her and Michael Bierut. “Culturally, what has shifted is that they work in teams and they don't have the same kind of understanding of one person making one thing at one time.” Listen!
For the love of pink
Is pink your favorite color? If so you must follow Xuzzi on instagram. Or Mr.Pink which he also called.
If you need some fashion inspiration or a bit og that summer feeling, Around in style is the place to go.
Behind the scenes
You usually only see the final product behind a photoshoot, but it`s nice to be in how you get to the final product as well. Foto by Ouur.
Wired Magazine Lettering
I love this! Letters made by injecting colored liquid into plastic bubble wrap. By Lo Siento Studio, Barcelona.
United Nude + 3D Systems Corporation present re-inventing shoes during Milan design week, an exhibition which highlights exclusive 3D-printed shoes conceived by five of the world's leading architects and designers: ben van berkel, fernando romero, michael young, ross lovegrove and zaha hadid. More on Designboom.
Lovely color photogravure print blending abstract brush strokes with expressive illustration by Hvass&Hannibal.
Species In Pieces is an interactive exhibition that aims to raise awareness about 30 of the world’s most interesting but unfortunately endangered species — their survival lying literally in pieces.
My friend Nina has launched a wonderful blog about sewing, interior, food and life. Hungup.
Animals and empty boxes
Follow Studio Larsen's Pinterest.
Universal Typeface Experiment
This Experiment lets anyone, from anywhere in the world, draw the letters of the alphabet and then submit them into a massive database. From each pool of letters, the software creates the mean letter shape—or, as BIC is calling it, the universal typeface.
Flowchart: Should You Buy it?
The Blue Yarn
99% Invisible is a tiny radio show about design, architecture & the 99% invisible activity that shapes our world. This episode is about service design and how to make a better hospital experience for patients.