Archive for the ‘design’ Category

thealanknox Dot Com Gets a Facelift

Thursday, January 15th, 2009

You wouldn’t know it save the National Bureau of Economic Research’s early December revelation – but we’re finally in a recession. So what better way to fight it? Don’t save; simplify. Forget existentialism – essentialism, baby. Instead of spending all free waking hours sitting in trees, lets sit on, where less is more. Hope you like it.

Valentine Group

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

I honestly don’t know if you can find anything wrong with these guys. Some of the most stunning craftsmanship on the market. The visual elegance is unsurpassed. Beyond that, these folk launched the magazine Real Simple, which entered the scene unequivocally as the home design magazine standard.

Accept & Proceed

Thursday, May 29th, 2008

Just perusin around in between portfolio, identity, website and job search work. I’ve determined – shows how rook I am – that googling is not your design friend. Chainlinking or something to that effect is what it do. Put differently, find a designer you like and then go study the ones he/she likes. Repeat process. Just make sure you can spare the time.

Check out dude called Von. I recognized some of his other work from Build’s ‘Get Involved’ poster campaign. It’s about 2/3 down. Also recall seein it in collab with aussie Justin M. Maller. Should be relatively near the top of the page on Maller’s site, which is worth your time.