These appraisals of fifty influential figures in fashion design (with entries included on Coco Chanel, Karl Lagerfeld and Cristobel Balenciaga) applies interesting graphics and diagrams in its presentation of their achievements and legacies.
Concept stores are about discovery and experience. In a world of options, these stores pull together products from different lines and brands, odds and ends, to weave a story or cultivate a way of living that inspires. To keep it fresh and interesting, regular updates and narrative display help purvey this attitude, and a well-designed branding scheme solidifies their philosophy. In recognising the true power of design, the 60 concept stores and pop-ups featured in BRANDLife: Concept stores & pop-ups demonstrate how fashionable graphic identities and interiors help put forward lifestyle ideas beyond what their products are originally designed for. The showcase will examine retail settlements with diverse focuses, from food and fashion to a total lifestyle, that trades utilitarian products and cultural offerings.
The companion volume to viction:ary´s upcoming publication ´´Palette 01: Black & White - New Monochrome Graphics´´, ´´Palette 02: Multicolour - New Rainbow-Hued Graphics´´ looks at the most engaging use of color in print design, packaging, installations, fashion, and architecture. While other color books have focused on the use of a single color in a design, ´´Multicolour - New Rainbow-Hued Graphics´´ concerns itself with the harmonious or dischordant - but always stunning - interplay of multiple colors in a design. The sheer resourcefulness of the featured designers is evident in this collection of cleverly manipulated graphic elements and forms. Projects within include screenprinted restaurant interior walls, reimagined color wheels, delicate yarn installations, tea canisters in every pantone shade, and even an entire neighborhood of multistory buildings in Brazil connected by painted color rays winding around the dwelling exteriors.
Das Thema der Designrechte wird von Kobuss und Bretz erstmals umfassend und praxisbezogen, mit spannenden Strategien und nachvollziehbaren Vorgehensweisen bearbeitet. Aus der Sicht alltäglicher Rechtsfragen werden unkonventionelle, aber wirkungsvolle Lösungen und Ansätze für die eigene Nutzung, Gestaltung und Formulierung vermittelt. An easy-to-understand guide for designers on the legal topics that deeply affect their everyday professional activities, Become a Successful Designer provides designers with ways to protect and handle their intellectual property rights. Focus groups are all kinds of designers of the product, interior, fashion, communications, and graphics. Wie sollen Designer in ihrer Akquisition rechtlich vorgehen? Wie können sie ihre Entwürfe im Rahmen von Präsentationen schützen? Was tun, wenn ein Interessent Vorlagen ohne Zustimmung des Urhebers verwendet? Wie verhandelt der Designer Aufträge und Lizenzen? Die Kreativität dieser Berufsgruppe ist ihr Kapital: Die Sicherung ihrer Rechtsansprüche führt sie zum wirtschaftlichen Erfolg. Dieses Thema wird von Kobuss und Bretz erstmals umfassend und praxisbezogen bearbeitet - mit spannenden Strategien und nachvollziehbaren Vorgehensweisen. Aus der Sicht alltäglicher Rechtsfragen werden unkonventionelle, aber wirkungsvolle Lösungen und Ansätze für die eigene Nutzung, Gestaltung und Formulierung vermittelt. Ein besonderes Gewicht liegt auf den Fragestellungen in internationaler Hinsicht, die durch die Globalisierung auch im Design immer relevanter werden. Die Darbietung gliedert sich in drei Hauptteile: Rechtliche Rahmenbedingungen und Nutzung von Designrechten (NUTZEN); Designrechte (GESTALTEN); Vertragsrecht (FORMULIEREN).
The love of fast cars has exploded--from a rebellious underground pastime to become a huge worldwide cult--spawning its own sub cultures in music, art and fashion. Ten years in the making ´´Speedseekers´´ is the ultimate book on the world of Hot rods and Kustom Kulture. Full-color photographs and graphics throughout. More exciting than a nitro burning supercharged Hemi.Ginko Press
These nostalgic Limited Edition Barbie Notebooks celebrate the legendary doll on the cover and flyleaves, while making space for you to fashion your very own ideas and ambitions on the pages inside. Each notebook focuses on and expands a different iconic element from Barbie´s long and stylish history. Choose the notebook that fits with your memories, then simply accessorise with the words of your choice. This notebook has a hard cover with themed graphics and details, rounded corners, elastic closure; includes a sheet of themed stickers, ribbon bookmark, expandable inner pocket in cardboard and cloth with themed endpapers. Large sized 21 x 13 cm, with ruled pages.
A fascinating glimpse into design behind the Iron Curtain, revealed through the products and graphics of everyday Soviet life This captivating survey of Soviet design from 1950 to 1989 features more than 350 items from the Moscow Design Museum´s unique collection. From children´s toys, homewares, and fashion to posters, electronics, and space-race ephemera, each object reveals something of life in a planned economy during a fascinating time in Russia´s history. Organized into three chapters - Citizen, State, and World - the book is a micro-to-macro tour of the functional, kitsch, politicized, and often avant-garde designs from this largely undocumented period.
The influence of traditional motifs in Chinas visual identity continues to be a source of inspiration for todays designers who incorporate updated versions into their finished designs to reflect cultural continuity and an awareness of the past. Chinese Motifs in Contemporary Design collects numerous examples of these ancient decorative elements and combines them with modern examples of their use in branding, packaging, promotion, fashion and more. From face makeup for the Chinese Opera to paper cutting, New Year paintings and auspicious patterns, or animal and plant motifs, the variety is staggering with over 700 individual graphics. Includes interviews with a select few designers and design studios.
Life is different in the New United States. The Cultural Purity and Reformation Act (CPRA) of 2025 has finally established the true value of citizenship. No longer will a simple accident of birth qualify you for membership in the world´s most progressive Nation. Your past doesn´t matter . . . and you may not have a future. The rewards-based society is here at last. You either move up . . . or out. Contract Renewal is part one in the FreeTopia series of dystopic fiction from the mind of John David. At approximately 7500 words, or 34 Kindle pages, it is the perfect break or lunchtime read. Do not expect to reach the end . . . FreeTopia is only just beginning. This audiobook features an advanced formatting technique, including a multi-tiered table of contents. The story can be read in a linear fashion, chronologically, or by geographic location. There are multiple hyperlinks at the chapter headings and at the end of each chapter. The special formatting and graphics in Contract Renewal may not display correctly in the ´´preview´´ feature, but have been tested on multiple ereader and tablet devices, where the book displays exactly as intended. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Reel Audiobooks LLC. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/014413/bk_acx0_014413_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.