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/ 31 July 2018

Putting a Bow on the Ribbon Project

32 designs 32 shirts 40 posters Designing for the 2018 World Cup was a blast Well, that was fun If you're just catching up, here's the deal: I design
/ 5 June 2018

Designing for the 2018 World Cup: Group H

Poland, Senegal, Colombia and Japan We made it! Group H rounds out our field of 32 We’ll recap the project later, but for now, if you haven’t al
/ 3 June 2018

Designing for the 2018 World Cup: Group G

Belgium, Panama, Tunisia and England The penultimate group! If you haven’t already, check out our introduction to the Ribbon concept, which drives
/ 2 June 2018

Designing for the 2018 World Cup: Group F

Germany, Mexico, Sweden and Korea Republic We’re in the home stretch now If you haven’t already, check out our introduction to the Ribbon concep
/ 30 May 2018

Designing for the 2018 World Cup: Group E

Brazil, Switzerland, Costa Rica and Serbia We‘ve reached the back half of the World Cup field The end is in sight! If you haven’t already, check
/ 24 May 2018

Designing for the 2018 World Cup: Group D

Argentina, Iceland, Croatia and Nigeria With Group D, we’re halfway there If you haven’t already, check out our introduction to the Ribbon conce
/ 18 May 2018

Designing for the 2018 World Cup: Group C

France, Australia, Peru and Denmark Let’s keep it going! If you haven’t already, check out our introduction to the Ribbon concept, which drives
/ 15 May 2018

Designing for the 2018 World Cup: Group B

Portugal, Spain, Morocco and Iran Now we’re rolling Time to introduce our Group B designs If you haven’t already, check out our introduciton to
/ 11 May 2018

Designing for the 2018 World Cup: Group A

Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Uruguay We’ve been over the rules, and the Ribbon Now, let’s dive into some World Cup-inspired designs We’ll s
/ 8 May 2018

Designing for the 2018 World Cup: The Rules

My favorite thing about the World Cup It encourages bold, pattern-breaking behavior Skip work and hit the pub at 2 in the afternoon High five,
/ 15 March 2017

If Clean Sheet Co. designed caps for the World Baseball Classic

I like to find the places where established systems and traditions smash into one another For instance: what happens if you mix the visual cultures of
/ 1 December 2016

Clean Sheet Co. Takes the Next Step

My favorite Clean Sheet Co moments have involved hanging out in parking lots There’s usually a table with our shirts and scarves scattered across th
/ 19 February 2016

The Third Star

At Clean Sheet Co, we’ve been wanting to celebrate the US Women’s National Team for a while now There are many national teams under the American s
/ 1 December 2015

Out in the Cold

An ongoing debate, one of many stirred up by the unique endeavor that is American soccer, is how we’re supposed to play the world’s game through o
/ 7 October 2015

The People’s Crest is Yours

I’ve been in stadiums blanketed with English flags, each with a different slogan I’ve felt thousands of Jamaicans and Trinidadians and Ghanians mo
/ 5 October 2015

Apple Can Help Fix Distracted Driving

I’m a stubborn guy But over the past few years, two occurrences have completely changed my routine set of behaviors I got a smartphone
/ 21 August 2015

Identity Sketches for U.S. Soccer

The general thrust of the new idea was “something dynamic breaking out of an inner circle” I wasn’t sure what, yet I made a lot of sketches that
/ 5 June 2015

Come and Take It

A quick story about a cannon, a Cup, and a rivalry In 1835, Texas wasn’t yet America It wasn’t even really Texas — yet  It was Mexico, and had
/ 27 February 2015

The States, Vol. 2: Michigan, South Carolina, Rhode Island, Kansas, Idaho

Clean Sheet Co’s The States project is off and running, and the response has been fantastic Thanks for ordering shirts, giving feedback, and ask
/ 17 December 2014

A Few Songs to Beat Christmas Music Fatigue

Sunrise, the morning after Halloween Jack o’ Lanterns on front porches across the country awake to a distinct sound rolling over the hills: …I jus
/ 20 November 2014

The States, Vol. 1: California, Vermont, Louisiana, South Dakota, Maryland

Two years ago, I took a crack at giving major league baseball teams their own soccer jerseys I had a blast – so much so that last year, I started Cl
/ 1 October 2014

Approaching the Apple Watch

I’m a stubborn guy But over the past few years, two occurrences have completely changed my routine set of behaviors I got a smartphone
/ 12 September 2014

Friday Music

“Touch” by Shura Out for a few months now, I only just discovered ‘Touch’ No problem; it perfectly captures the feeling of summer sli
/ 22 August 2014

Starry Night: An LA Galaxy Poster

The LA Galaxy have a pretty cool tradition: they ask artists and designers to create posters for every home match I’ve been following this year’s
/ 5 August 2014

A Moment on the Radio

Earlier this summer, I traveled to Brazil to see the US play in the World Cup It was a once-in-a-lifetime trip; I’m going to write up a little t