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Recommended Books:

The Anatomy of Design
by Steven Heller and Mirko Ilic
Designing Interactions
by Bill Moggridge
Shaping Things
by Bruce Sterling
By Design
by Ralph Caplan
Business´and Legal Forms for Industrial Designers
by Tad Crawford, Eva Doman Bruck, Carl Battle
Designers On Design
by Terence Conran, Max Fraser
Design Secrets: Products2: 50 Real-Life Projects Uncovered
by Lynn Haller, Cheryl Dangel Cullen
False Flat
by Aaron Betsky, Adam Euwens
The Poetics of Space
by Gaston Bachelard
A History of Modern Design
by David Raizman
The Paradox of Choice
by Barry Schwartz
The Substance of Style
by Virginia Postrel
The Design of Everyday Things
by Donald A. Norman
Cradle to Cradle
by William McDonough, Michael Braunqart
Planet of the Blind
by Stephen Kuusisto
Access by Design
by George A. Covington, Bruce Hannah
Bucky Works
by J. Baldwin
Ways of Seeing
by John Berger
Design for the Real World
by Victor Papanek
Visual Thinking
by Rudolf Arnheim



Additional Resources: Model making tips
Some basics to get you started on your projects.

Plastique
A plastics Primer

Harvey Cards
A set of brainstorming cards that you can print out, cut apart and use as triggers to stimulate new ideas.

Self Marketing
Some tips on promoting and yourself and your ideas.

Freelancing Fundamentals.
The basics about industrial design freelancing: the DOs and DON'T DOs...

How to make it as a freelancer , Part 2!
A survival guide for independent designers

Building a Home Shop.
How to do it. How to do it cheap.