Friday inspiration: cityscapes

Friday inspiration: cityscapes

Cities can be dirty, electric, sketchy, and exciting. But at their best, they’re truly majestic. The lights of the “big city” have inspired artists of all kinds to chase their dreams. Can you identify all the cities listed below? Tweet your favorite moment of “city inspiration” @InVisionApp with the hashtag #citylights!

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How to give designers better feedback

How to give designers better feedback

Feedback’s a touchy subject for most designers. So touchy, in fact, that many of us would love to skip that stage of the process sometimes. In the worst-case scenario, it can even feel like feedback providers stand between our pristine, beautiful concept and a delighted world. But we know feedback’s necessary.

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Inside Design: Media Temple

Inside Design: Media Temple

Media Temple’s boutique web hosting platform has gained something of a cult following in the design world due to their own focus on design. Not to mention their incredible reliability, convenient tools, fantastic customer service, and commitment to constantly improving and releasing new product offerings.

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Embrace (in)consistency

Embrace (in)consistency

Consistency is a powerful thing. As humans we subconsciously expect harmony and order in our everyday interactions. There’s a reason every stop sign around the world looks pretty much the same. When I visited Australia, learning to drive on the other side of the street was hard enough. Imagine if every city had its own custom stop sign—neon purple stop signs—what! In a way, we depend on consistency to make us feel normal and comfortable.

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Friday inspiration: textiles

Friday inspiration: textiles

Everywhere you look, you see textiles: from the clothes we slip into each morning to the sheets we wrap ourselves up in at night, the cloths we drape our dinner tables with to the curtains that filter our light. You might even say they’re woven into the fabric of our lives—so much so that it shrouds the inspiration right before our eyes.

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