Design Inspiration from Children's Lit
Designers and creative types can find inspiration just about anywhere. Our friends over at the interior decorating web site Houzz have offered up on their blog Eight Profound Design Books - From the Children's Section. We've got them (and our personal favorite added at the end) listed here for you to check out from DCDL!
- For originality and creating a movement: The Big Orange Splot
- For imagination and thinking outside the "box:" Not a Box
- For going against the norm: The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse
- For the "music makers" and "the dreamers of dreams:" Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
- For words to warm the heart: Frederick
- For embracing a blank canvas: Harold and the Purple Crayon
- For following dreams: Roberto the Insect Architect
- For the carefree spirit: Ish
And My Personal Favorite
- For celebrating mistakes: Beautiful Oops!