Category: Visual Research


Watch film here Gorgeous, gorgeous animated short film by Canadian illustrator & filmmaker, Howie Shia. Thanks to Drawn and the Nation Film Board of Canada.

Ooh! Ooh!

Ampertees! I can’t possibly decide which I like best. And better still, they’re out of Chicago. Yay for more hometown creative homies. I think I will introduce myself and we can have a mutual gush-fest on our favorite amps. Via the always interesting Design Work Life


Pretty pretty dresses! I love the collaged look of this, patchwork and painterly, feminine but not too girly. I couldn’t bring myself to look at the prices though. Jenny and I just went vintage-ing in Pilsen and among other things I bought a beige 70’s wrap skirt and I think it needs a little something…. Read more »

New Career Path?

I’m famous! Anyone hiring freelance Synchronized Swimmers? Thanks to Craig the Wheezy Waiter, my beautiful and talented swimming partner. I couldn’t have gotten this far without you.

Zoe Murphy Designs

I really dig Zoe Murphy’s excellent use of color & textile for these playful pieces. via DesignMilk