Archive for ‘Style’

June 4, 2011

I’m too Sexy for that Style

I’m a designer you know what I mean
My design does little turn on the catwalk
Yeah on the catwalk on the catwalk yeah
I shake my little design on the catwalk

Right Said Fred’s mocking of overly arrogant models has a haunting note of truth for designers as well. The reality is that we as designers are arrogant. That’s not a bad thing though, as long as it’s justifiable and healthy. After all, through the style we use on any given product we are shaping the very perception of that product.

Be a good arrogant not a bad arrogant.

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May 29, 2011

Not So Simple Choices

Bells and whistle, sparkles and glitter, fancy shmancy, what do all these have in common? They are usually beating the proverbial dead horse. Give the poor thing a break and take off the dark glasses you’re wearing because your latest creation’s future is so bright you’ve got to wear shades. Remember to K.I.S.S. simple Simon.

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