Think about a spot the place monsters reside with robots. The place the pinkest, prettiest factor you’ve ever seen is true subsequent to the darkest and most grotesque. A spot the place art, pop culture, and collectibles collide like asteroids right into a planet. That place is the annual Designer Con, and it’s the good place you’ve ever been.
DCon, as attendees name it, befell final weekend on the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California, and like yearly, I made positive to test it out. Two big exhibit halls get stuffed up with all method of artists and retailers, all of whom simply have one factor in thoughts: that is cool. In fact, everybody has their own idea of what cool is, precisely, and that’s what makes Designer Con so wonderful. There may be actually one thing for everyone. Fan of tiki bars? There’s something for you. Tremendous into Star Wars? There’s one thing for you. Like customized motion figures mashing up the weirdest manufacturers ever, but additionally sweet? Yup, it’s acquired that too.
What follows are 21 photographs that hardly even scratch the floor of the bizarre, fascinating, thrilling issues you may see and purchase at Designer Con. Plus they very a lot cater to my preferences. However, it’s all tremendous rad. Visit the Designer Con site for information on when it’s again subsequent 12 months.