The five best design links, every weekday

Date: 2022/01/27

The fascinating design story behind the new Maya Angelou quarters

How to read between the lines of an illustration celebrating Angelou’s impact and legacy.

Type foundry Boharat Cairo on the vast possibilities of Arabic type design

In conversation with Abdo Mohamad of Boharat Cairo, we find out how the Egyptian capital is full of typographic inspiration.

Make Free Stuff

When I first fell in love with the web, it was a radically different place.

Background Shift Animation with CSS Blend Modes

A background color shift transition using CSS Blend Modes and a multi-layer animation.

Why designers should remove “Hooked” from their reading list

A book that didn’t age well.