Designing for The Grand Budapest Hotel (Creative Review) is a fascinating look at the incredible and whimsical work of Annie Atkins, a Dublin based designer. (via The Fox is Black)
One of my favorite graphic design teams Massimo and Lella Vignelli talk about creativity, design, and social responsibility. One of my favorite things about Massimo is that he only uses around 5 typefaces – that’s it. The typefaces of his entire career can be summed up with the same precision as his work.
Warner Bros. logo design evolution is a look back at how the WB has changed over time.
Cloudwash is a new web connected washing machine by Berg. It is a very elegant solution which, like all good design, makes me wonder why no one thought of this before.
If you have ever gazed dazed at the default web colors wishing they were not a garish mess, perhaps you might appreciate Colors. An more elegant open source replacement of the defaults.
PlaceIt by Breezi allows you to put anything into an iPhone window super-convincingly. SWANK!
The Great Discontent may be one of the best designed magazine websites ever.
iCheck is a jQuery and Zepto plugin, that makes pretty customized checkboxes for your swanky websites. Very nice.
Unheap is a wonderfully curated collection of jQuery plugins with charming explanatory illustrations.
Form Follows Function is a site full of mind boggling examples of what can be done with HTML instead of flash.