Designers have somehow managed to acquire themselves a notoriously eccentric yet scrutinizing stereotype, but exactly how many kinds of designer stereotypes are there?

Core77's designer stereotypes chart illustrates the various generalizations that are often made for these high-standard perfectionists. Not only does the chart categorize these charismatic characters into a pool of seven distinct figures with hilarious quirky titles, it also lists some of the common personality traits, work habits and typical likes and dislikes as well as.

From Designer Snobs to Kings of the Kitchen to Homebound Hobbit, the various phenotypes for designers are quite limitless since these creative individuals must constantly invent and reinvent to stay on the top. Regardless, these definitely stir up some brain juices when it comes to shopping for gifts any time of year.