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What is the Pantone Colour Matching System?

The Pantone Colour Matching System is a system for identifying, matching and communicating colours across product design, graphic design and marketing. It utilises a unique numbering system for identifying its colours.

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Body Font Family from Zetafonts

Body, a sans serif font family from foundry Zetafonts. Designed by Cosimo Pancini and Andrea Tartarelli in 2018 for foundry Zetafonts , Body is a new sans-serif font family that comes with sixty-four styles. It has been developed as a contemporary alternative to modernist superfamilies such as Helvetica and Univers. Source: Body Font Family from … Continue reading Body Font Family from Zetafonts

What Is Chalk Paint, Anyway?

One of the great joys of having your own space is being able to make it truly your own. With the right decor, your favourite room can become a reflection of who you are—giving significant meaning to the phrase, “There’s no place like home.” DIY projects are the perfect opportunity to customize your space like no … Continue reading What Is Chalk Paint, Anyway?

Hay and Sonos join forces to launch range of colourful speakers

Homeware brand Hay and electronics specialist Sonos have combined their expertise to create a collection of limited-edition speakers, which they say "deserve to be treated like furniture". Launched at Milan design week, the collaboration sees the small Sonos Play1 speaker reimagined in a colour palette developed by Hay. Source: Hay and Sonos join forces to … Continue reading Hay and Sonos join forces to launch range of colourful speakers

Amazon makes changes to stop Alexa from randomly laughing at users

Several people who own Amazon Echo speakers have reported a strange bug: The Alexa voice assistant has been laughing for apparently no reason. Some users on Twitter and Reddit say the outbursts have been entirely spontaneous. Others have said that Alexa has laughed after being asked to turn on the lights — and may have … Continue reading Amazon makes changes to stop Alexa from randomly laughing at users

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Colour Theory Terms You Need to Know

As a web designer, my aim in studying colours is to acquire the knowledge that will enable me to use and combine them to support the purposes of the website I am building. I may use understated, muted colours for quiet and subtle sites (Corporate Website).

Logos With Their Hues Swapped Highlight The Role Of Color In Branding

Logos With Their Hues Swapped Highlight The Role Of Color In Branding (Taxi daily news)

Brands' colour schemes are often just as important as their logos. When Lufthansa announced it was ditching its lively yellow for a more subdued blue, creatives raised their eyebrows, arguing that the initial colour was more iconic than the company's logo.

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Color Sites for Designers – 51 of the best — (Print Magazine)

These are 50 of the best color sites for designers. Here, you'll find sites that offer colour palettes and colour schemes for designers. A site that offers a curated collection of colour schemes for any purpose.

The red and green specialists: why human colour vision is so odd

The red and green specialists: why human colour vision is so odd (Aeon)

Most mammals rely on scent rather than sight. Look at a dog's eyes, for example they're usually on the sides of its face, not close together and forward-facing like ours. Having eyes on the side is good for creating a broad field of vision, but b...

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Curated Design News from around the World. A daily eclectic mix of some of the best design news from around the world.

Design News Daily- Monday 29th January 2018

Curated Design News from around the World. A daily eclectic mix of some of the best design news from around the world.

20 Best Tools to Generate Color Palettes

Some great tools that simplify the creative process when working with colour. Simon 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 … Continue reading 20 Best Tools to Generate Color Palettes

Screwing Up Flat Bids: 5 Strategies To Prevent & Fix Low Flat Bids

Day 21: 25 Insights in 25 Days New Year Marathon Underestimating A Flat Bid Happens To Everyone! Over the years here on Mixing Light, we’ve talked a lot about various financial issues when it comes to running your own color […] The post Screwing Up Flat Bids: 5 Strategies To Prevent & Fix Low Flat … Continue reading Screwing Up Flat Bids: 5 Strategies To Prevent & Fix Low Flat Bids

Wander Hues

{ wander hues } image via: @nathalierollandin The post Wander Hues appeared first on Design Seeds . Source: Wander Hues

Color dialogues

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Color dialogues

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Teabox

Teabox is a tea-commerce company that is seeking to revolutionize the experience of one of the oldest drinks in history by bringing it directly to the consumer. Natasha Jen and team designed a bold new identity, packaging and website for the online retailer that will help establish it as a global brand. Source: Teabox

Forbes

A selection of icons and illustrations created for Forbes Japan. The editorial pieces focussed on various topics around finance, ideas, business and technology. Source: Forbes

Buying These Photos Funds Charitable Projects Where They Were Taken — Design News

These days, there are plenty of places to buy art online. Gallery site Photocircle stands out from the rest by funding educational, environmental, and development projects in the regions where the photos were taken, effectively allowing the subjects of the work to benefit. Source: Buying These Photos Funds Charitable Projects Where They Were Taken — … Continue reading Buying These Photos Funds Charitable Projects Where They Were Taken — Design News

Smile Inducing Portrait Photography

Smile Inducing Portrait Photography ibby Jan 13, 2017 Our heartstrings received a big tug when we came upon a collection of portrait photography shot by Turkish travel photographer Mehmet Genç . We're a bit late to pick up on the work but couldn't resist sharing such a moving project that will surely bring a smile … Continue reading Smile Inducing Portrait Photography