Favourites

Designers
(NOTE: most listed below have completed a variety of work outside the category in which they sit)

Products
Charlotte Perriand and the LC1 Strap Chair, LC2 Armchair
Richard Buckminster Fuller
Dieter Rams
Yves Behar
James Dyson
Ray and Charles Eames and the Lounge Chair
Ross Lovegrove
Norman Bel Geddes
Raymond Loewy

Architecture
Louis Kahn
Antonio Gaudi
Alvar Aalto
Vernor Panton
Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe
Adolf Loos
LeCorbusier
Walter Gropius
Frank Lloyd Wright
Jean Nouvel
Moshe Safdie (1967 World Expo Montreal architecture)

Graphics
Milton.
George Lois
Tibor Kalman
Stefan Sagmeister & Jessica Walsh
Bruce Mau
Paul Rand
Massimo & Leila Vignelli
Ji Lee

Fashion
Lee Alexander McQueen
Christian Dior
Philip Treacy
Madame Gres
Raf Simmons
Henry James
Miuccia Prada (Prada Label)
Taylor Tomasi Hill
Oscar De La Renta
Jean Paul Gaultier
Suzie Lau
Pucci
Fendi
Kenzo
Alexander Wang

Books

Fairy tales, folk tales, myths, etc. from around the world
The Design of Everyday Things
Little Dorrit
The Invisible Bridge
The Power of One
Steal Like An Artist
The Architecture of Happiness
Anne of Green Gables
The Nightingale

Art

Sonia Delaney
Darwin Cooke
Colin Jack
Marion Bantjes
Chris Ware
Alexander Calder
Maira Kalman
David Hockney
Isamu Noguchi
Wayne White
Kate Bigaman-Burt
Lisa Congden
Frida Kahlo
Auguste Rodin
Ryan Schude
James Borden
Nils-Erik Larson
lora lamm
Marcel Du Champs
Natasha Allegri
Gaston Lachaise

Film

The Namesake
Casablanca
Pretty In Pink
Django Unchained
Inglorious Bastards
Pulp Fiction
Star Wars. All of the 6.
Gandhi
Beauty Is Embarassing
Sister Act II
Garden State
David and Lisa
Say Anything
Mulan
The Shawshank Redemption
The Wedding Singer
Dan In Real Life
Persuasion
Beautiful Losers
Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has To Travel
Billy Elliot
The Usual Suspects
Anne of Green Gables
Gaslight
White Christmas
Miracle on 34th Street
The Parent Trap
Good Will Hunting
The Joy Luck Club
Before Sunrise
Funny Face
Amelie
The Descendants

Television

The Office (US)
The Office (UK)
Parks and Recreation
30 Rock
Orange Is the New Black
Game of Thrones
Louie
Avatar: The Last Airbender
Adventure Time
Modern Family
Girls – the hit HBO ORIGINAL SERIES
Orange Is The New Black
United States of Tara
The Mindy Project
Downton Abbey
Twin Peaks
Project Runway
Mad Men

People

Julia Child
Steve Prefontaine
Mindy Kaling
Jhumpa Lahiri
Tina Roth Eisenburg
Seth Godin
Lena Dunham
Joy Wilson
Yotam Ottologhi
Jessica Hische
Maria Popova
Bronte sisters
Angela Landsbury
Jane Austen
Amelia Earhart
Oliver Sacks
Iris Apfel
Einstein

Blogs / Websites

Design
Dezeen
Swissmiss
KelliAnderson
Core77
DesignMilk
Designboom
Frank Chimero
FastCompany
SethGodin
MocoLoco
TheGreatDiscontent
Wired

Fashion
Stylebubble
5inchandup
Streetpeeper
TheSartorialist
HonestlyWtf
ParkandCube
Jak&Jil

Lifestyle
TheSelby
DesignLoveFest
DesignForMankind
EmilyHenderson
BrickHouse
BrainPickings

Food
SmittenKitchen
Shutterbean
HowSweetItIs
FoodGawker
CanYouStayForDinner
IAmAFoodBlog
JoyTheBaker

Art
Colossal
JealousCurator
MyLoveForYou
PlentyOfColor