Designing the Art of Smoke:


In 2023, DesignSales had the pleasure of crafting a digital home for James Mitchell’s passion project, Rooted in a love for the art of smoking, this website was envisioned as a communal platform for both novice and veteran smoking aficionados.

  • Project Title: Hot Types of Smokers: How to Buy the Best for You
  • URL:
  • Client: James Mitchell
  • Year of Creation: 2023
  • Project Timeline: [Provide specific start and end dates or duration]
  • Type of Project: Website Design & Development
  • Theme: Culinary Smoking Techniques and Community
  • Client’s Special Requests:
    • A community-driven design aesthetic
    • User-friendly interface for recipe sharing
    • Integration of a review system for smoking equipment
  • Completion Timeframe: august 2023 – oktober 2023
  • Software Used:
    • Content Management System: [e.g., WordPress, Joomla]
    • Design Tools: [e.g., Adobe Photoshop, Sketch]
    • Development Environment: [e.g., Visual Studio Code]
  • Additional Features:
    • Responsive design for mobile and tablet devices
    • SEO optimization for greater reach
    • High-quality, engaging multimedia content

A community-driven design aesthetic refers to a design approach that prioritizes the preferences, needs, and identities of the community it serves. This aesthetic is often collaborative and inclusive, allowing for feedback and contributions from the community members. In practice, it means creating spaces, products, or services that reflect the collective values, cultural nuances, and social dynamics of its users. This type of design is not dictated by the creator but rather shaped by the users, fostering a sense of ownership and belonging among the community.

Our collaboration with James and his team was a journey of translating their dedication to smoking into a user-friendly and informative web experience. We focused on a design that mirrors the precision and patience intrinsic to smoking, incorporating a rustic yet refined aesthetic that resonates with the craft.

The website features an intuitive navigation system guiding users through expert tips, honest reviews, and mouth-watering recipes. Each page was a canvas where traditional wisdom blends with modern functionality, ensuring that visitors not only gain knowledge but also feel the passion behind the craft.

We’re proud to see become the go-to resource for smoking enthusiasts, reflecting the community’s expansion while staying true to its mission: to ignite the flame of knowledge in the heart of every reader.


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