the pantone project

3:00pm Sunday, 23 Jun.

Photographer Paul Octavious has taken the world's favourite numbered hues out into the world and snapped them in situ, making real life look just like a delicious art object.

graphic design courses

3:00pm Wednesday, 19 Jun.

Oh what a dull life it would be without graphic designers, depriving our peepers of all sorts of loveliness.

hartland brooklyn greeting cards

3:00pm Thursday, 20 Jun.

When the first thing you see on the homepage of a website is the owner's cat acting as a little tabby welcome wagon, you know you're onto a good thing.

colours organised neatly

3:00pm Wednesday, 12 Jun.

We have something for you today that will nicely tick both the anally retentive and aesthetically pleasing categories on your mental stimulation checklist

It might not be as permanent as a skin on ink type situation, but it takes a lot of thought and research to settle on a greeting card that says exactly what you want to say.

throwback thursday - ana kras

3:00pm Thursday, 06 Jun.

It was three long years ago when we introduced you to Serbian furniture designer Ana Kras and got all gushy about her simple but oh-so sweet designs.

etsy giveaway: pepper ink

9:00am Wednesday, 05 Jun.

Tribal designs and butterflies aren't for everyone – and neither is permanent ink, for that matter – but whimsical vintage illustrations are a whole different ballgame.

artav ikea hack

3:00pm Wednesday, 05 Jun.

Imagine taking all the pieces in an IKEA flatpack and using every single one of them to create something totally different.

miniki

3:00pm Tuesday, 28 May.

Vanilla Ice wasn't the world's best rapper, but if you ask us, he gave the world's best design advice: "If you gotta problem, yo I'll solve it."

the rubber barbers

3:00pm Wednesday, 15 May.

This is one of those so-simple-it-hurts but completely ingenious ideas – take one block-headed eraser then adopt the role of hairdresser, changing their do as you rub out your blunders.

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