Blog Category: Design
Who says it has to match?
Sarah Jessica Parker’s stilettos. Yohei Ohno runway boots. And more.
Bike shop neon sign. Open-for-business neon sign. Cow neon sign.
Traveling waistcoat embroidery salesmen.
Two hundred years ago, these silk embroidery samples allowed gentlemen to purchase a Paris waistcoat without traveling to Paris.
Geometry from above.
Tennis courts. Running track. Basketball court. And more.
Stripes from above.
Rows of parked cars. Beach canopies. And more.
Shipping container houses.
Snug and cheerful in their corrugated metal skin.
The efficient curve of a paperclip.
The paperclip’s efficient curve is a pleasure to the eye.
Midcentury upholstery was lively and futuristic.
Midcentury upholstery emphasized color and modernity, as these samples from the Cooper Hewitt Museum attest.
Automobile grilles with attitude.
Jaguar grille. BMW grille. MG grille. Ford V8 grille.
Stripes on stripes.
Nancy Crow art quilt. Sashiko coverlet. Splitterwerk facade.