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Understanding the complexity of color contrast for better design and accessibility This brief guide introduces UX designers to color contrast ratios and how to effectively apply this principle to your designs. This article does not delve into the complexities of choosing accessible colors for color blindness. Source: The Science ofRead More →

Mireya Gartland is a photographer who lives in San Francisco: Vulnerability, innocence, balance and power are her favorite themes, the “elemental emotions” as she defines it. Her work is characterized by strong opposition between soft, organic figures and a graphic, expansive environment. Source: Immersive Shots By Mireya GartlandRead More →

New York design studio Jumbo has made a dark purple seat and three matching lamps, all from curved tubes of steel. The curved tubular forms function as the seat’s structure and the lamps’ bases, in the bits that comprise the Neotenic collection. Source: New-York Design Studio Jumbo Designs Tubular ChairRead More →

Cover jacket image of On Color by David Scott Kastan and Stephen Farthing (all images courtesy Yale University Press) Books and writing about color abound these days, which should be quite unsurprising, since colors are always present in our lives. Source: The Histories of Ten Colors Through Multiple LensesRead More →

Melodramatic purple adds sophistication and visual interest to any space. Image: Elad Gonen 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. Millennial pink has had its day. Source: Move Over, Millennial Pink.Read More →

Black and white, yellow and blue, gray and almost every other shade, etc… in the pallet world these are some simple color combinations that are always a reliable option. Certainly they deserve the title of timeless and eternal classics, but that does not mean that you do not have toRead More →

We might assume that 21st-century technology enables us to produce fabric in all imaginable colors, most of them totally unknown to our ancestors. Yet none of it has ever quite replicated the striking hues achieved by dyers of centuries and centuries ago. Source: A Meditative Look at a Japanese Artisan’sRead More →

This Trending Hue Has Me Rethinking Everything I Ever Thought About Purple image source Hello EHD world, it’s Arlyn, new Editorial Director around here. In a recent blog brainstorm meeting, we were throwing around ideas for design trends we’ve been spotting lately, and the topic of lilac came up. Source:Read More →

‘may the winds not carry us out to sea’ by new zealand-based artist brydee rood physically and socially connects us through the materiality of the sculpture with dialogues of plastic pollution and the act of flailing precariously and urgently towards preserving the earth’s vital ocean habitats, critically engaging with mankind’sRead More →

With all the focus on varying shades of pastels these days (we’re looking at you, millennial pink!), it can be easy to forget that bright colors are still a consistent design trend, too. Sometimes a simple, solitary pop of color is all you need, but if you’re feeling more adventurous,Read More →

While minimalism might still be going strong, design trend forecasts are looking to bold color to freshen up bare landscapes. If you’re looking to dip your toe in some fresh new color palettes, there’s no easier place to start than your patio. Source: Bold Colors Are the Unofficial Trend ofRead More →

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Freshly reinvented by London-based Farshid Moussavi Architecture, the Harrods Toy Department has reopened its doors on the fourth floor of the storied department store. It comprises a suite of eight individual boutiques, each dedicated to a specific toy category, distinctive in colour and theme. Source: Farshid Moussavi’s new Harrods ToyRead More →

I thought I was obsessed with color, but Minnesota based artist Josie Lewis takes this passion to a whole new level. These are just two of her more recent pieces, but she’s got a portfolio filled with bits of paper, paint, resin, and mesmerizing videos demonstrating how she makes itRead More →

RC architects designs ‘pause’, a multifaceted restroom complex located along india ‘s bombay-goa highway, on the way to the karnala bird sanctuary. taking cues from other public utilities, including london’s famous telephone booths, post boxes and buses, all colored in red, ‘pause’ is painted in the same color to allowRead More →