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Lovely Letters: Our Graphic Designer’s Current Typography Crushes

We’ve got our minds on typography, and typography on our minds. See what typographic delights are inspiring our blog graphic designer this week, and get inspired in turn.

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Game Night: Free Wallpapers for September

In the game of wallpapers, everyone wins! We’re back with another around of free downloadable wallpapers for your digital devices, so get ‘em while they’re hot.

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One Artist’s Personal Collections, Organized by Color

Ripe with color and filled with a frenzied eyeful of details, the still life works of photographer Sara Cwynar’s “Color Studies” series pop off the screen. The self-described hoarder and Brooklyn artist took her personal collections and organized them through the filter of color, with beautiful results.

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The Marvelous Miniature World of ‘Bisous Les Copains’

Good things come in small, continuously looped packages. We’re convinced of that after discovering weekly GIF project Bisous Les Copains. Browsing Bisous feels like paging through a particularly wonderful pop-up book, and is a visual experience filled with miniature moments of magic.

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Osamu Yokonami’s Gorgeous Gangs of Girls

Feeling nostalgic for those sun-drenched, late-summer afternoons spent with your roving group of gal pals? After one look at artist Osamu Yokonami’s photographic work, we can guarantee you will be.

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Style Experiment: Free Wallpapers for August

Hear, hear! Another new batch of free, downloadable wallpapers are here! This month, we drew cues from our antique science-inspired “Style Experiment” homepage campaign.

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Color Us Inspired: Design Seeds’ Perfect Palettes

We’re smitten for the vibrant palettes color consultant Jessica Colaluca creates on her site, Design Seeds. Browse, search, and stumble into new ways of mixing and combining ideas into all your creative endeavors!

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Infinite Loop: Get Your GIF Fix with this Gorg Tumblr

Berlin artist Thoka Maer’s gorgeous, GIF-strewn Tumblr, It’s No Biggie, may be one of the most delightful things we’ve seen all day. Quietly beautiful and perfectly looped, Maer’s GIFs are unstoppably wonderful.

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On the Map: The Art of Ryan Jones

After seeing the work of artist Ryan Jones on 7×7, we we couldn’t resist reposting. After a yearlong sojourn to Southeast Asia, Jones recently returned to his home of San Francisco, bringing with him fresh inspiration from his time abroad.

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Home, Must-See Home: Fresh Approaches to a Blissful Bedroom

Whether you’re preparing to move or settling in for another year in your flat, now’s the time to harness the sun’s energy and begin building your perfect signature space! Check out our tips on how to achieve our favorite motifs of the moment.

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Digital Summer: Free Wallpapers for July

Steal a slice of late summer with our latest set of downloadable wallpapers, all of which were inspired by scenes from our Summer in Focus stylebook!

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Dreamy Summer Sketches by Anna Topuriya

With summer in full swing, we can’t help but find ourselves dreaming about idyllic settings in faraway locales, which is why we love these artistic interpretations of Los Angeles by Anna Topuriya.

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Laura Callaghan’s Marvelous & Mischievous Illustrations

Today’s ‘objet d’heart’ is the illustrated work of Irish artist Laura Callaghan. Color-rich, fashion-filled, sometimes spooky, and always slightly mischievous, these are illustrations that will tease your imagination and delight your design eye.

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A Japanese Art Collective’s Riff on the GIF

Japanese art collective Rrrrrrrroll’s tastefully hypnotizing gallery of GIFs features spinning self-portraits and (un)still lifes that look like they’ve stumbled right off the reel of Fantasia. Sift through these quasi-creepy, quasi-humorous, totally engrossing vignettes, all in GIF form!

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