Design Inspiration

Finding graphic & web design inspiration for your next fabulous idea can seem daunting at times while other moments, it can flow seamlessly. Whichever end of spectrum you may find yourself, stay abreast on leading design projects and insights from design legends. Plus, mine Print’s vault of image galleries or discover the Image of the Day.

Vintage Orange Crush Soda Bottles Take a Ribbing

I grew up drinking Orange Crush and hearing my mom tell stories of how it used to come in a distinct brown Crush bottle, supposedly to protect the flavor. But by the time I was a kid, those days were long gone, and their bottles were clear. I was also aware that Orange Crush...

Quentin Fiore (1920-2019) Dies

Heller talks with Scott Boms, design lead and and studio manager of the Analog Research Lab at Facebook in Menlo Park, who is the caretaker of some Marshall McLuhan artifacts and the next generation of McLuhan thinking.

Design Surplus

Jonathan Ro-Schofield is a prop designer making World War I-era grenade look-a-likes that are actually salt and pepper shakers. Steven Heller dives in.

Cycling From Spread To Spread

I have a real fondness for a series of printing samples from Sanders Printing Corporation called Folio. Published throughout the late 1960s to the early 1970s as elaborate self promotions for their printing and binding services they modestly pulled out the stops. Designers chosen for each Folio were given complete authorship over the content...

Design Underfoot

The Knot Collective combines sustainability and style with their bespoke rugs made from recycled plastic and designed by famed artists and designers.