Those who've explored cities using public transit are going to have a special appreciation for all of these marvelous subway map features. Subway and metro maps have been a huge inspiration for fashion designers from around the world. Whereas subway maps have long been a source of frustration for travelers, they have recently become an inspiration for designers.
The intricacies of a city's subway routes apparently makes the perfect pattern to put on a pair of sunglasses and a skirt. A city's ridiculous-looking subway lines often look like expressionist art at its best. That being said, there's no better way to show you civic pride than to wear your city's subway system on your body.
Metro Map Glasses
Minimalist Typographic Subway Maps
Ceiling-Mounted Subway Maps
From Subway Skirts to Metro Map Glasses
By: Michael Hines - Published: Dec 26, 2012