Jessi Arrington: Wearing Nothing New

My pal and fellow designer Jessi Arrington recently gave a talk at TED wherein she elaborates on her tactic of buying all clothing second-hand. In this case, she actually flew to LA with no clothing save for a week’s worth of underwear. Being ever resourceful,...

The Week in Tweet for 2009-06-14

20 Things I Wish I Had Known Earlier in My Life: http://bit.ly/cRk4S # whoever can make a plugin for Illustrator called “Decent Kerning That Doesn't Suck” will make a million dollars. # gorgeous Sunday in June finds me inside, at my desk, doing client...

The Week in Tweet for 2009-05-10

just applied to be a Graphic Designer for the CIA. Wonder if there’s weapons training involved. # today’s Audiobook recommendation: War of The Worlds by HG Wells. Vintage sci-fi meets Victorian prose. # the family is headed over for breakfast. I’m...

Art Imitating Life

Designers aren’t always happy and jolly, in fact, I’d dare to say we wrestle with issues of self worth more than the average cubicle jockey. At least, in a different way. The other week, an episode of How I Met Your Mother did a strangely marvelous job of...