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Picture This!

Part of an information designer’s job is to transform complex ideas into words that are easy to understand. However, it’s not uncommon to have trouble putting what you want to say into words. Data visualizations, combining text and images and infographics can remedy this.

Here you can find many infographics that organize complex ideas.

information aesthetics – Data Visualization & Information Design

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More inspirtaiton…

17 Beautiful Examples Of Clean And Minimal Infographics

These days, hundreds and thousands of infographics are produced every year but truthfully, most of them don’t tend to offer much quality in terms of their design. Often, they’ll contain a lot of good information but because the design tends to be cluttered and over thought, the information isn’t com…

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Starting to think visually…

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There is no limit to data visualization

Visuals make statistics interesting and can make more of an impact

A Visual Guide To Statistics | Co.Design

Statisticians are one of the fastest growing jobs in the country-and for good reason. “As data becomes more and more a part of people’s lives, statistics is becoming more a part of people’s lives,” says Daniel Kunin, a Brown University student who’s created an interactive textbook for introductory statistics classes in high school and college.

Help you’re audience by eliminated the visualization process for them. Go straight to images!

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Keep it Simple

An information designer’s goal is to create a concise and clean message. But design can get it the way and the information becomes complicated. The best thing to do is to strip your design down to the basics and then begin to build it back up around your core idea.

Minimal design can even be achieved anywhere.

Iota Minimalist Playing Cards by Joe Doucet – Crnchy

Joe Doucet asked a different question when he chose to make a deck of playing cards. He did not ask “What can I add?”, instead he asked “How much can I take away?” Joe’s Iota Minimalist Playing Cards are the answer to that question and

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This is an example of how minimalist design can be effective when getting a message across.

Giving yourself limits to work within can help you stay on track with a simple design; create moodboards.

Frockhub

Frockhub is a luxury fashion app. Users looking to shop for clothes can easily find what they are looking for. Our goal is to optimize the user’s shopping experience with a fast, simplistic way to find what you are looking for. I did the overall branding …

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Why simple design is so effective.

Why Simple Design Works | Killer Infographics

A good design doesn’t always need to be fancy, sometimes simplicity is key. Find out how simple design can improve your next project.

Keep your design simple. When in doubt, leave it out.
 

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Design to Outlast Trends

In North American, we let trends control our thoughts and purchases. People talk about what is “in” and what is “out,”and wait for the “next big thing”. Yet, there are certain modes of design that outlast these smaller spurts of interest and last for decades. One of them is minimal, simple and effective – Scandinavian design.

10 Elements to Inspire!

10 Common Features Of Scandinavian Interior Design

What makes Scandinavian design… Scandinavian?

Scandinavian Design Trend: 50 Dazzling Examples That’ll Inspire You to Try It

Scandinavia is a word often used to refer to a region of northern Europe consisting of Norway, Sweden, and Denmark. Sometimes Finland and Iceland are also included, given their historical ties with the area. But why would a design movement adopt that label, and how does it shape its aesthetic?

Save space in your home.

Tiny 34sqm Apartment Blends Space-Savvy Design with Scandinavian Style

An urban second home that can be used by friends and family while providing a source of relaxation and recreation, the design of Igralnaya aims to combine modernity, Scandinavian design inspiration and space-savvy brilliance that leaves you mesmerized. The uber-small 34-square-meter apartment was designed by Geometrium to maximize space at every turn without compromising on aesthetics and comfort.

Mix Scandinavian design with other styles to make a custom design fit for you.

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Why?

5 Key Advantages of Scandinavian Style – L’ Essenziale

If you are looking to redecorate and refresh your home, you are probably considering what style to go for. Do you pick a recent trend or something that is well established? Well, why not consider going for the ever popular Scandinavian style.

Scandinavian design is simple, clean and intentional. Forget the trends; choose design that will never go out of style.

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One Simple Step to Improve Your Quality of Life.

The quality of the space that individuals live in is important. What is a simple way improve this space? PLANTS!

Make Life Plantastic!

Use a Greenhouse to have access to fresh herbs.

Atelier 2+ designs miniature greenhouse for indoor gardeners

Bangkok studio Atelier 2+’s Greenhouse Mini is designed to encourage owners to bring greenery into their houses. The tabletop planter, which was created for label Design House Stockholm, is an even more compact version of Atelier 2+ Greenhouse, a standing planter box.

Start simple with plants that are easy to take care of.

11 Easy To Grow Houseplants | HelloGlow.co

by Green Living | Dana Raidt A house doesn’t really seem like a home until there are plants in it, right? (They’re also great to have around because of their air-cleaning qualities.) But finding plants that will stay alive can be difficult for those of us who are a little …

Everything you need to know…

Everything you always wanted to know about houseplants*

But were afraid to ask. It’s here. Bookmark it. Print it. Pin it. It’s the ultimate guide to indoor plants. It doesn’t matter how many you’ve killed or neglected. New year, new you. 2016-the year you rock it at houseplants.

Plants are a simple way to improve the look and feel of your home; they brighten up any space! Plus, a year round herb garden can add flavour to any dish. Happy planting!