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Skeuomorphism

Leather And Laces

I learned a new word yesterday: skeuomorphic. It’s a great word. Wikipedia defines a skeuomorph as a “derivative object that retains ornamental design cues to a structure that was necessary in the original”. Wikipedia also supplies an alternative definition that makes it slightly easier to interpret: “an element of design or structure that serves little or no purpose in the …

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