If you remember the days of Polyvore, an online platform that allowed its users to create collages of their favorite purchases, and mourned its demise, you’ll be happy to know that a new app has essentially resurrected your favorite parts of Polyvore, but also offers so much more. The Landing, a digital platform where you can organize your dream vision board for, well, anything, is slowly gaining momentum. Not only can you visually assemble your own moodboards, but you can also ‘remix’ other users’ vision board designs with your own images and features, all of which are displayed on your profile. You can even follow other users, whose boards will be grouped into your own landing feed.
Now drawing various functionality and inspiration from sites like Polyvore, Pinterest, Tumblr, and more, The Landing started out as a digital and physical interior design company, through which founders Ellie Buckingham and Miri Buckland would design and assemble the spaces desired by customers. Although the events of 2020 temporarily halted The Landing’s plans to expand its physical design services, the platform has adapted, leaning toward its current state: a digital space to organize your vision board ideas. more creative and ambitious, with the ability to add not only photos, but visual design elements and products to your creation.
Using The Landing to create and share vision board ideas and collages is extremely intuitive, thanks to The Landing’s user-friendly interface. When you click “New Board” you can choose from a blank portrait or landscape orientation, but you can also choose from a selection of pre-made board designs to add your own touch. Once you have chosen your canvas, you can start creating your design using the toolbar on the left of your screen. You can add text and shapes, as well as products and designs already existing in The Landing to your own board, and you can upload your own images, doodles, etc. By clicking on the “List View” button, you can see a full breakdown of all the products you have included in your design, with external links to purchase them. If you decide to share your design inside or outside of The Landing, you can name and caption your board, categorize and tag it, share a public URL, post it to The Landing live stream. tables posted by other users, or download the image you create just for yourself.
To be inspired by your own vision board, you can access The Landing’s Live Feeds tab, which includes the boards of the people you follow and the public boards. You can also refine the tables you see to reflect certain themes using the tag filters provided at the top of the page. The Featured tab, on the other hand, includes a more organized list of popular boards. On both pages you will see the option to save the tables you like, as well as the option to “remix” them, allowing you to create your own table based on the current design and layout. of the original.
Overall, The Landing provides an aesthetic platform to stick and share everything from your 2022 vision board to your favorite beauty products to your favorite books. As you reflect on what 2022 looks like to you or your New Year’s resolutions, let your imagination run wild with your very own vision board.
Image source: The Landing / POPSUGAR Photography / Theresa Massony