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Drawing is the most enduring skill

Sunday, October 2, 2022

I love drawing. Though I'm not great at it, it's an activity I've enjoyed since my early childhood. My fondest memories growing up was taking paper from my dad's dot matrix printer and

Individual point of view and collaboration

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Issue 110: Understanding the two modes of work and how they complement ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Design software's circle of life

Sunday, September 18, 2022

Issue 110: Reactions to Adobe acquiring Figma and why it'll be okay ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Enter Dynamic Island, a major hint at Apple's Extended Reality (XR) strategy

Sunday, September 11, 2022

Issue 109: Why a funky new software design pattern on the iPhone 14 Pro might hint at XR ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Practicing note rewriting

Sunday, September 4, 2022

Issue 108: Tending to previous writings to keep valuable notes ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

From Giancarlo Valle, Young Huh, and More: 8 Design Collabs We’re Loving Right Now

Friday, January 27, 2023

Plus, more sourcing inspiration. View in your browser | Update your preferences Architectural Digest AD PRO logo image A look at the latest collection drops in furniture, rugs, and more. Big Buds Rug

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Friday, January 27, 2023

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Neurodiversity Design, Type Trends, Astro 2.0, Linear Design, Prompt-Driven Design

Friday, January 27, 2023

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Lagoons, Luxury Bunkers, and More Real Estate Trends for 2023

Thursday, January 26, 2023

Plus, 9 pink paint shades designers can't live without View in your browser | Update your preferences Architectural Digest AD PRO Logo a sunroom with a pink sofa and a floor painted pink and white

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Thursday, January 26, 2023

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CSS Wishlist, Reviews And Ratings, Vasa Disaster, Product Design, UX Death

Thursday, January 26, 2023

The 5 best design links, every day. Curated by a selection of great editors. Email not displaying properly? View browser version. Sidebar January 26 2023 CSS Wishlist 2023 daverupert.com Here's my

An Iconic Frank Lloyd Wright Desk Enters Its WFH Era

Wednesday, January 25, 2023

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Wednesday, January 25, 2023

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The 9 Best Paint Colors for Small Spaces

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

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Sarah Thankam Mathews Wrote Her Hit Novel in Four Months

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Conversations about craft, cash, and compromise, with Emily Gould. Sarah Thankam Mathews Wrote Her Hit Novel in Four Months Illustration: by Samantha Hahn To be honest — perhaps too honest — I usually