Category Archive: Design

Christmas Card 20! Santa Godzilla

  :D Godzilla at Christmas! This is part of a series by Hatchers – I’m less keen on the others but have fallen in love with Christmas Godzilla! Christmas Godzilla, Hatchers, $5 download

Christmas Card 18! Super simple wi-fi tree

The Christmas tree, thanks to its ability to be represented as a basic triangle, lends itself to all manner of smart reworkings. I really like the simplicity Federico Mauro’s wi-fi design above. Along… Continue reading

Christmas Card 17! Pop-up Tate Modern

London’s Tate Modern gallery gets the festive treatment with this beautifully made pop-up Christmas card by Paper Tango. The whole thing is laser cut and then finished by hand making for a product… Continue reading

Christmas Card 14! A very Wookiee Christmas with Star Wars cards

    PJ McQuade is the designer responsible for Chewie the red-nosed reindeer – although if you’re hoping to pick up one of the cards you’ll need to come back next year or… Continue reading

Hello, gingerbread version of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater!

Looking around for ambitious Christmassy gingerbread houses this stunning sugar-and-spice version of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater pinged onto my radar. It’s not a project for the lazy – Melodie and Brenton Dearden spent… Continue reading

Christmas Card 4! Cute Christmas maths equations from Se Ha Ido Ya Mama

This one isn’t a Christmas card – more of a Christmas infographic/activity sheet template by Se Ha Ido Ya Mama but this section really caught my eye and could be easily converted into… Continue reading

Christmas Card 3! Christmas Card to Friends – Group Hug

Christmas Card to Friends is a 2011 project by Group Hug – the name given to trio of friends, Grant Harold, Nathan de Ceasar and Stephen Fitzgerald: “A friend of mine, Grant Harold,… Continue reading

Christmas Card 2! Volvo fluorescent card – Ivan Ivanov

This glow-in-the-dark Volvo Christmas card from Ivan Ivanov makes a festive tree from headlight beams while it’s not entirely accurate in terms of light physics, it’s a really well executed neat solution. The… Continue reading

Christmas Card 1! Dragon Card – Yurko Gatsulyak

I am going to try and highlight a wonderful Christmas card design every day from now until Christmas as a sort of design-based advent calendar. To start proceedings here’s something a little out… Continue reading

Beautiful information: London bubbles, plant altitudes and the ocean floor

Three very different and very beautiful pieces of data visualisation crossed my path today. One a map of London, another a visual representation of plants at different altitudes and the the last a… Continue reading