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Blogs about Design

  1. Book design (5)
  2. Data visualization (5)
  3. Digital design (9)
  4. Typography (7)

37 blogs about Design.

  1. BLAG (Better Letters Magazine)
    Adventures in sign painting. By Sam Roberts. 🇪🇸 More info

    The American Folklore Legend of Slappy Hooper, Sign Painter
    Two reminders before we get on the brush with Slappy Hooper...Reader SurveyTomorrow, 1 March, is the deadline to share your views on BLAG via this year's reader survey. The prize draw to win a lifetime …
    By Better Letters, 849 words
  2. Brand New
    Opinions on corporate and brand identity work. By Bryony Gomez-Palacio, Armin Vit. 🇺🇸 More info

    077 / Deezer
    With Joe Ling, Creative Director at Koto; and Maria Garrido, Chief Marketing Officer at Deezer. The original post for the project can be found at
    By Brand New, 29 words
  3. Carl Barenbrug
    A product designer and creative director at Minimalissimo and 099. 🇬🇧 More info

    ML® Wallpaper Pack
    Since the relaunch of, where we created a series of technical drawings inspired by some iconic and beautifully designed objects to the homepage modules, I wanted to further explore this line art direction. So …
    By Carl Barenbrug, 153 words
  4. Carl Barenbrug
    Creative Director + Product Designer. 🇬🇧 More info

    Seeing Beauty in Basic To-Do Lists
    I like making lists. A lot of people do. And this is reflected in the abundance of to-do apps available today. There's a silly amount of them. Designed to augment and organise our lives, they …
    513 words
  5. The Casual Optimist
    Books, Design and Culture. By Dan Wagstaff. 🇨🇦 More info

    Book Covers of Note, February 2024
    Hey. I hope you’re keeping safe and well wherever you are. I’m going to keep this very short as there’s lots going on, but there some great covers, and a couple of tenuous comparisons this …
    By Dan, 578 words
  6. Colossal
    Art, design, and visual culture. By Christopher Jobson, Grace Ebert, et al. 🇺🇸 More info

    Recasting the Melting Pot: Hugh Hayden’s Iron Sculptures Examine How Culture Is Duplicated and Dispersed
     “A lot of times, I do use notions of cooking and recipes in the way I describe making my work,” Hugh Hayden says in a new short film. “I do think that cooking, as …
    By Kate Mothes, 590 words
  7. Core77
    Magazine and resource offering calendar of events, firm listings, jobs section, forums, articles and competitions. By Eric Ludlam, et al. 🇺🇸 More info

    Specialty Tools: A Straw Splitter
    French fashion designer Emma Bruschi, who is "inspired to create…by the rural and agricultural environment," created these unusual earrings:"The straw part is made from rye grown on the family farm in Savoy, then hand-worked and …
    By Rain Noe, 244 words
  8. Coudal Partners - Fresh Signals
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    A Letraset Database
    Instant Lettering, A Letraset Database. From Hoosier Type Co.
    12 words
  9. Designers & Books
    Posts lists of books that esteemed members of the design community identify as important, meaningful, and formative. By Steve Kroeter, et al. 🇺🇸 More info

    The Book We Need Now: New from Stefan Sagmeister
    Now is Better by Stefan Sagmeister, soft-cover book and slipcase (Phaidon Press, 2023). The book continues Sagmeister’s life-long interest how design can best speak to people and improve their lives. Initially conceived in 2020 as …
    385 words
  10. Design Inspiration ✨🦀
    A collection of non-digital work for inspiration. By Buzz Usborne. 🇦🇺 More info

    This is pleasing
    This is pleasing
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  11. Design is fine. History is mine.
    Imagine a time with no computers but with lots of craftsmanship and creativity. This is my library... By Andrea. 🇩🇪 More info

    Verner Panton, Spiral lamp, 1970. Grassi Museum 2/ White version. Acryl. Manufacturer J. Lüber,…
    Verner Panton, Spiral lamp, 1970. Grassi Museum 2/ White version. Acryl. Manufacturer J. Lüber, Switzerland. The Verner Panton Collector
    33 words
  12. { feuilleton }
    A journal by artist and designer John Coulthart. 🇬🇧 More info

    Valentine Hugo’s Contes Bizarres
    Looking around at the weekend for drawings by Valentine Hugo (1887–1968), I was reminded of a defunct bookselling blog which hosts scans of the illustrations that Hugo created in 1933 for Contes Bizarres, a collection …
    By John, 277 words
  13. Graphic Journey Blog
    Mike Dempsey's blog on graphics and life. 🇬🇧 More info

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    Coveting covers 33
    These disembodied elements set against an otherworldly backdrop are a perfect image for this novel about Benjamin Vaughn, a young illusionist who dies under mysterious circumstances at the height of his short career. New York-based …
    By Mike Dempsey, 60 words
  14. Guy Moorhouse — Blog NEW
    The portfolio of independent designer, Guy Moorhouse. 🇬🇧 More info

    Matt Webb's fab AI clock idea has gone live on Kickstarter. I've backed and can't wait to get to play with one.
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  15. Jane Audas
    Writing about historical and contemporary craft and design. 🇬🇧 More info

    Paul Nash: Wonderfully particular
    I had my beady eye on this book coming out. Paul Nash is an artist and designer I always find draws me in. He was one of a handful of artists that worked in the …
    By Jane, 840 words
  16. Jorge Arango
    Information architect, author, and educator. 🇺🇸 More info

    How to Get Out of Ontological Debt
    Why are so many large products so hard to use? In part, it comes with the territory: complex products require users to know more. But some products are harder to use than necessary. Many are …
    By jarango, 1,325 words
    I am Kate Bingaman-Burt and I am teaching stuff and making things in Portland, Oregon. 🇺🇸 More info

    Slowly creeping towards reopening up my online store! Do you...
    Slowly creeping towards reopening up my online store! Do you like how I do this after the holidays? I’m a professional 😎. However, I have lots of prints, pillows, zines and othe sundry items available …
    81 words
  18. Letterform Archive — News
    Recent news and announcements from Letterform Archive. 🇺🇸 More info

    This Just In: The Darden Type Design Archive
    In the six years that followed, Darden and his studio created about a dozen retail type families, including Birra Stout, Corundum, Dapifer, Halyard, Jubilat, and the very popular Omnes, a pillowy soft sans serif used …
    By Stephen Coles, 1,238 words
  19. Logo Design Love
    On logos, symbols, icons, and marks. By David Airey. 🇬🇧 More info

    Shoop is the brainchild of Noam Oppenheimer, an Israeli architect with a burning passion to bring hot soup to the people of central London. Alongside chef Brem Gil, their mission is to serve up delicious …
    By David Airey, 234 words
  20. Matthew Ström, designer-leader
    I speak and write about design, front-end code, leadership, and (occasionally) math. 🇺🇸 More info

    Creating a positive workplace community
    Your workplace community — the way you interact with your coworkers every day — can have a major impact on your productivity, happiness, and self-worth. It’s natural to want to shape the community in ways …
    1,505 words