When you work in design for any length of time, forming habits is natural. It’s not unusual to follow a predictable process or use familiar patterns. This repetition can be fabulous for your productivity, but when each design looks much like your last, you can quickly begin to feel jaded. Staying curious is the best remedy for that feeling.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.smashingmagazine.com/2019/08/inspired-design-decisions-ernest-journal/