Archive by Author

DMCK Designs at MAAThFest 2014

DMCK at MAAthFest 2014

DMCK is currently at the Mathematical Association of America’s MAAthFest 2014 in Portland, Oregon! We have our full line of scarves there, and are selling at a discount rate for this special event! The conference runs through Saturday, August 9, at 12:30pm, and you can visit our booth in the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower. […]

“Paradoxical Magic” Boulder Daily Camera Article on DMCK

We received an enthusiastic writeup from staff writer Aimee Heckel in our local paper, the Boulder Daily Camera, today! The article, “Boulder Company Uses Math Patterns to Produce Unique Scarves,” emphasizes the delicate intersection of math and art that DMCK Designs strives to incorporate into every scarf design. The piece also hints at the process  used—custom […]

momath-logo

MoMath Now Sells DMCK Silk Chiffon Scarves

We are excited to announce that the Museum of Mathematics in New York City is now carrying DMCK Designs Silk Scarves! You can find them at the MoMath store, where they’re sold alongside other great mathematical accessories, like the Golden Mean Pendant, the Hyanama Enigma Puzzle, and Kinetic Gear Earings!   Museum of Mathematics/MoMath 11 […]

DMCK to Donate 50% of Sales to Typhoon Victims

Super Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines over the weekend, leaving thousands dead or homeless. Our hearts go out to the victims of the typhoon, and therefore DMCK Designs will donate 50% of this week’s (Nov. 11-18th) sales to UNICEF to help children who need shelter, food, water, and medicine. Purchase holiday gifts for the chic […]

We Have a Winner!

We drew the winner of our first scarf giveaway on Sunday, and our Intertwingle silk chiffon scarf went to Melissa Mika! We thought that was the end of our giveaway, we’d just send it on and keep hustlin’ our wares. But it turns out that Melissa is a young entrepreneur and designer with a great […]

intertwingle_silk_chiffon_math_scarf_dmck_designs

Chiffon Scarf Giveaway

DMCK is giving away an Intertwingle silk chiffon scarf! Emerald green and Escher-esque, this scarf is a perfect accessory for a dark-colored winter wear. Keep it for yourself or give it as a present to the chic-est geek you know! To enter the giveaway, pin our Intertwingle scarf to one of your public Pinterest boards […]

math_art_fractal_dmck_designs_fleur_d_ellipse

Fractal Art: Fleur d’Ellipse

In a blast from the past, we present the Fleur d’Ellipse, one of Doug McKenna’s fractal designs from the early 1980s! The design is based on heptagonal subdivisions, which he arranged elliptically and asymmetrically, and tiled based on the silver ratio. The print was drawn with a plotter, an old-school computer printer that drew with […]