Awkward Years Project- Shows Adolescents That There IS Hope

Merilee Allred 1

Ah, the awkward years. Although a lucky few escape them, many of us went through some years that we wouldn’t be terribly upset to erase. But the truth is, those are the years that built the most character and helped shape us into the wonderful people we are today. For me, it was 7th grade.

Iconic Spectacles: Eyeglasses of the Rich & Famous

Federico Mauro - 1

If you’ve ever worn eyeglasses for a long period of time then undoubtedly you know that crazy look people give you when they catch you without them- it’s like you’re some alien creature that they’ve never seen before but can’t stop staring at and commenting about how weird it is to see you that way. Some celebrities and movie characters are so closely associated with their eyewear that you could identify them by simply seeing their glasses. Italian Art Director & Multimedia Designer Federico Mauro has done an excellent job collecting examples of this phenomenon with a clean, minimalistic design style. Scroll through this collection slowly and try to guess whose spectacles you’re seeing before the answer is revealed.