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Product design: function, fashion and avoiding the traps

Designers are wonderful, imaginative, sensitive people. But, in a world that is being disrupted, they must apply their skills to the economy of resources and the conservation of assets.

Originally thought to be either apparel fashion, cosmetics, jewellery and similar enhancements of a person or building and landscape planning, the design world has developed to embrace every aspect of life.

WHEN you first meet someone, you assess whether you like them, whether you would trust them (that is, if they tell the truth) and whether they could become close to you. The first judgment you make is not always correct but it tends to be quite good. What you think of them will be mostly caused...

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