Dynamic Diagonals

The team here was recently checking out the Diesel Denim site. Pretty cool, and it's diagonal.

This reminded me of a few things:

  • Diagonals are dynamic (said in wise professor voice).
  • I don't use them much. More perhaps?
  • Diagonals are very much in play on the web. We're way beyond Flash and background tiles.
  • I should see what's out there.

Here's a handful that we dug up...


by Aesthetic Apparatus


by Charlotte Trounce


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by Jelle Marten


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for Pitchfork



Diesel Denim site


Pointless Corp site


Unfold site


NGEN site


Jessica Caldwell site



Peyton Crump

Peyton is a design director who leads strategic, collaborative design efforts for large to small brands, non-profits, higher ed institutions, and start-ups. His favorite moment is the aha moment, when an individual or a team suddenly understands a previously incomprehensible problem or concept.

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