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My mum delivered this line of advice when I was a teenager growing up in Yorkshire brimming with anti-establishment opinions mostly cribbed from straight-edge Punk bands and Noam Chomsky…


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I’m not really into that whole New Year’s resolution thing. I mean you never ever manage to keep your resolutions anyways, so why even bother giving it a go when you already know you’ll end up epic failing and feeling like shit for not lasting longer than 2 weeks?

Here’s…



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‘The Power of Minimalism’ is porn to designers, often initially shared on LinkedIn and then picked up by Design Twitter. These images show the simplification of the existing packaging of household products…


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