Design News – Wednesday, 15th of November 2017


Wednesday the 15th of November 2017.

Paper option increases food packaging sustainability

Skog for Food launched this fall in the U.S. combines FSC-certified paper with double-sided coating that provides barrier properties and permits production on f/f/s machines. For Swedes, “skog” means wood. And for those in the United States as of fall 2017, Skog for Food represents a new paper-based food packaging option for brands that offers sustainable packaging benefits.

Google’s VP of Design On Why Human Connection Is Essential To Your Bottomline

Ivy Ross is the Head of Design for Hardware at Google and has innovated team experiences and products across her ventures in fashion, jewelry, hardware, and user experience design. I sat down with her to explore the creative process, the role of intuition in business, and collective creativity.

Busy Minds and Mental Load

My new book, The Joy of Doing Nothing, is now available for pre-order and hits stores December 5th! It would make a great gift for anyone looking to reduce mental load and find time for themselves in their busy life.

B&O Icons

As part of a self-initiated concept I designed for Bang and Olufsen. I cannot take 100% credit for some of the basic ideas as some were refinements of ones they’re already using but all were redone from scratch to make them more all fit together better, and match the site I have designed.

Proof That Kindness Has the Power to Change the World

One act of random kindness at a time.

wallowa lake. oregon. Join my live Astrophotograph …

wallowa lake. oregon. Join my live Astrophotography class on @500px this Friday at 12pm PST. This is part two of my 3 part series.

Egg-Shaped Sauna Mirrors Arctic Landscape in Sweden –

Artist duo Bigert & Bergström completed the design of an egg-shaped sauna in Kiruna, Sweden’s northernmost town. The sculptural installation offers plenty of room for warmth, reflection and rest. “Solar Egg draws inspiration from Kiruna’s Arctic climate, where light conditions change with the seasons from 24-hour winter darkness to round-the-clock midsummer sun,” the designers said.

Brand New: Adobe’s Product Icons

Opinions on corporate and brand identity work

Redesigning Apple OS / MacOs 2020 with Edge to Edge Macbook Concept

We are taking a look at a very interesting redesign by Montreal-based designer Aurélien Salomon on a concept for Apple OS / MacOs 2020 with Edge to Edge Macbook.

Hindu Tamil Newspaper Print Advert By : Lake | Ads of the World™

Print India Media Public Interest, NGO Hindu Tamil Newspaper

Facebook Helps Advertisers Get Across Borders

Facebook Tuesday introduced four new features to help ensure that borders are not barriers to advertising on the social network. Facebook said in a blog post that more than 1.2 billion of its users are connected to small businesses in other countries.

design seeds X @ellohype | Artist Invite

color nature | featuring : Studio Corelam

Tim Walker’s all-black Pirelli calendar 2018 revealed

The Pirelli 2018 calendar photographed by Tim Walker has been revealed, featuring an all-black cast for the second time in its history. Tim worked with creative director and set designer Shona Heath and _Vogue_ UK editor Edward Enninful, who was the stylist behind the elaborate costumes.

The Dream Team: JP Bonino’s photographs visualise rhyming words with humour and character

This November, It’s Nice That commissioned a creative dream team to push the capabilities of “Dropbox Paper”:, working with four global creatives from diverse disciplines to produce one ambitious project. The second article in the series introduces Uruguay-born, Argentina-based photographer JP Bonino, the first creative given the opportunity to translate Max’s project concept visually.

grain editJohnson/Kingston

modern graphic design inspiration blog + vintage graphics resource

Everyday Scenes Turned Into Surreal

There is poetry in the work of photographer Brooke DiDonato, who is influenced by suburban Ohio where she grew up. Using striking and unsettling visuals in pale pastel hues, she finds aesthetic inspiration in the Surrealist Movement and 1940’s-1950s Americana. Follow her on Instagram.

Decorating With Color: Shop Plum and Wine Decorating Ideas for a Cozy Nest –

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Shop a similar look: Throw Pillows | Rug Plum or wine has many names – aubergine, currant, merlot, deep cranberry, burgundy, eggplant, berry and plum spice.


teamSimon is a Sydney based digital designer. He is the Director of a boutique digital design studio, Bailey Street Design located in the vibrant inner west suburb of Newtown.  Simon studied graphic design at Shillington College and specialises in web design for small and medium size businesses.  Simon and his team (Toby the studio dog) are passionate about visual communication in the digital environment

If you would like a hand with a design project, please Get in Touch.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *