Weekly Design Links — 02/13/24

John Freeborn
3 min readFeb 13, 2024

It’s too late to get into writing mode. I’ll leave you all with a fun batch of links. I am trying to mix it up–but sometimes it’s easier said than done.

Graphic Design/Branding

‘Scientific American’
Redesign of the oldest continuously published magazine in the US, with a focus on a scientific research and ideas.

Exploring O BLOCO’s Unique Approach to Branding and Visual Identity
This system reflects the different perspectives of understanding what a block is and what the event could become. This variety helps to tell the story of O BLOCO and to create unique visual identities.

Industrial Design

Twelve South’s Dual MagSafe Charger Creates a Butterfly Effect
The device’s anodized aluminum exterior shell feels great in the palm of your hand, with an interior surface lined in a vegan leather to prevent scratching.