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Fact #4: “Humanscale is a masterfully crafted quick-reference guide for designing objects, interactions, and environments for humans”

Have you ever made dinner and noticed that the fridge was unusually far away from the bench, stove or sink? There are considerations of proportion and design that go into the planning and creation of you favourite spaces and furniture, like an invisible mapping of our body proportions.


After being  published by design firm Henry Dreyfuss Associates between 1974 and 1981, these three part rotating discs of mapping have been forgotten for decades and now there’s a push to bring it back, to the rejoicing of our spines, and you can be a part of it here.

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