universal principles of design pocket book

Universal Principles of Design: 10 Principles Every Designer Should Pocket

I very clearly remember the first time I opened up a copy of "Universal Principles of Design," thinking it would be the peak of nerdiness for me as someone who deliberately spent the least possible amount of time in school. This was in 2011 when I was only starting to dip my toes into design, which meant most of the book initially didn't make much sense to me (and still doesn't entirely – full disclosure.) Back then, I figured that being able to brag that I had read the book and survived it would be better than nothing. I think…