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'Mixelated' Cushions Geek Up Your Decor

 - Apr 11, 2009   Updated: Mar 30 2011
References: aliceandsens & likecool
These Mixelated pillows are perfect for fans of geek chic decor. We have seen a number of tech-inspired pillows, from computer-inspired Apple cushions to musical pillows.

This line of Mixelated silk and linen pillows by Alice & Sens combines a traditional floral print with high-tech pixelated graphic imaging.

Implications - Pixelation was once a photography faux pas; however, today's retrocentric society sees pixelation and 8-bit design as a form of nostalgia with positive association to childhood and simpler times. Digitized consumers especially get a kick out of this type of design, which serves as a reminder of where today's immensely developed technology originally got its roots. Ultimately, 8-bit design has the same effect has cruising through one's baby pictures.