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Design Fails That Display The Importance Of Spacing

We know that everyone on the internet these days considers themselves a graphic designer, but it looks like these professionals have seriously neglected one important thing: the absolute importance of spacing. Both leaving out an essential gap or adding an unnecessary space can completely alter a message in ways that are often dirty and hilarious. May these woeful design fails be a cautionary tale for your future projects.

Funny design fails, bad spacing, spicy | UwW HE Athletics @UWWHEAthletics Good Luck on Finals Warhawks! GOOD LUCK ON ANALS! font | medicare Burn BUM Gel Seriously needs wider spacing between letters
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Rude Cross Stitches Your Grandma Definitely Didn't Make

When you think of cross stitch (or any type of embroidery), you probably picture a sweet little old grandma sitting in a rocking chair, creating something wholesome. And it's almost definitely Jesus related. But these rude cross stitches certainly weren't made by grandmas. And if they were, sign me up to be their granddaughter! Scroll through these less-than-wholesome embroideries and laugh. Would you hang any of these up in your house?

pictures of rude cross stich designs | thumbnail includes two pictures of cross stiches Text - It's not a crack house It's a crack home, Life is harder than nipples
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Inventions That Work Too Well to be Improved Upon

Sometimes someone comes up with a design so simple, elegant and effective that it becomes the de facto item for that use in perpetuity. It must feel good to have created something that does something the best. In the other direction, here are inventions that are now used for something other than their intended purpose.

Inventions so good they don't need to be improved | SaltyChickenDip 58.8k points 16 hours ago Paper clip. Last major patent 1880's
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Don't Ask Us How, but This Tiny House Is Actually Bigger on the Inside

This tiny house in Japan is only 594-square-feet but it looks surprisingly comfortable! 

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A Design Writer Takes on Those 'Hip' Tech Startup Theme Offices and It's Hilarious

Every workplace has a little drama now and then, especially in the startup world. You may also be familiar with those "super fun" theme rooms that usually have video games or ball pits that have become the mark of well-funded upcoming tech giants (looking at you, Google). As design writer and educator Chappell Ellison demonstrates, it turns out drama and ball pits don't go well together. Unless you're trying to be funny, then it's a perfect match!

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These Horror Movie Posters Perfectly Sum Up The Greatest Moments Of 2018

In the spirit of the season, global creative platform 99designs challenged its international community of designers to re -imagine some of this year's stand-out moments in the style of classic horror movie posters. Via: Design You Trust

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Hilarious Bumper Sticker Design Fail Has The Internet In Tears of Joy

What is the driver trying to get across here? Are they shaming people for tuna gluttony or vice versa? We're so confused!

Hilarious bumper sticker design fail has the internet in tears of laughter and joy.
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10 Bathroom Design Failures That Were Doomed From The Very Start

While these were well-intentioned, they ultimately ended up resulting in spectacular failure. 

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10 Massive Design FAILs In The Human Body

These weird designs of the human body prove that it really can be a piece of sh*t.

Massive Design FAILs In The Human Body
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20 Completely Idiotic Design Failures

Abraham Lincoln said "whatever you are, be a good one." However, to get a job in design, you don't need to know anything about Lincoln.

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25 Failures of Design That Will Make You Feel Good at Your Job

Every day, people fail to proofread. And every day, we get a fresh steaming batch of unintended consequences. These are those.

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25 Design FAILs That Are Utterly Baffling

We're not totally sure what people were thinking when they decided these designs were a good way to go. 

Design FAILs That Are Utterly Baffling
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