Weekly Design Links — 04/25/23

John Freeborn
3 min readApr 25

I’m looking forward to Summer: warm days–like the whole day, longer days of light, and ice-filled beverages. I can’t wait for all of these things and more. Until then, I’ll be heads down, working on some new sites and side projects.

Industrial Design

Mobile Phone Museum
Over 2600 models and all the physical buttons

Ronnie Fieg Teams Up With The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation For Celebratory New Balance 998 “Broadacre City”
Alongside celebrating the silhouette’s 35th Anniversary, the Ronnie Fieg x New Balance 998 “Broadacre City” pays homage to the Frank Lloyd Wright concept of the same name

Studio Thier & van Daalen’s Hypnotic GRID Pendant Lights Debut at Salone del Mobile
Mouth-blown glass crafted into knobbly shapes resembling an assortment of super-sized hard candies

Web Design/UX/UI

Chasing rainbows
Apparently, the very idea of colorblindness is hard to visualize. Take a shot at looking through my eyes


How to build ground-breaking products: A manager’s guide
Talking to leaders and managers from teams at Shopify, Ironclad, Twitch, Uber, and more to learn about how they’re rethinking the way they work to keep pace with the outsized change in work right now

Unite 4
Turn any website into a deeply customizable app on your Mac


John Freeborn

designer, artist, skateboarder and video gamer