Product Design

Macchiato No. 32 // A Shot of UX with a Dollop of Graphic Design

I’m back from my short break and happy to fill your cup with this week’s delicious dose of Macchiato. I’ve added a few more links than usual, so we’ll call today’s post a Starbucks Latte Macchiato.



  • Are These Graphic Design Trends Going Out of Style? Here is a list of graphic design trends that are on their way out. Muted and natural color schemes, you have served me well for the past sixteen years. Even though you are on this list, I’m probably still going to use you!
  • On the other side of muted and natural color schemes, we have the bold and bright. One thing you will notice in Japanese graphic design is that it’s full of color and life: Graphic design from around the world: Japanese Design. This source provides inspiration and a little insight into Japanese culture.


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