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Mon, 12/07/2010 - 09:48
Web design resource: vintage colours, typography and textures
Thu, 24/06/2010 - 13:34
There are tools for creating unique typography, references and articles that can teach you typographic principles, and plenty of inspiration and news to keep you updated on the state of web typography.
Wed, 16/06/2010 - 10:01
We simply love creative icon design, we really really do. As such in this post we have collected a rich list of 30 fresh icon sets specifically for designers and developers.
You will find some mini icons, pictograms, wireframe icons, ecommerce icons, toolbar icons, mobile app icons… the list goes on and on.
Wed, 26/05/2010 - 13:02
Yet another round-up of high-quality icon sets. Find free sets covering a wide range of subjects, including Easter and food sections. Please read the license agreements carefully before using the icons, and feel free to follow the links: they will certainly come in handy when you’re designing a new website or looking for inspiration.
Tue, 04/05/2010 - 09:54
365psd is a project to give unused designs a second chance - Photoshop layered design files available for free download.
Wed, 21/04/2010 - 09:44
The difference between a good design and a great design sometimes comes down to the fonts you are using. There are so many different styles, faces, themes and looks to choose from it is sometimes very hard to find just the right one. While there are countless wonderful and affordable fonts to buy, most of the time you can find equally great ones for free. More than ever some great typography designers and type foundries are sharing some of their beautiful designs with the public for free.
Wed, 17/03/2010 - 09:22
There are those times when starting a new project that we ask “what colors do you want me to design with?”, and we get the answer we always thought we wanted to hear…there are no specific colors and we can use our imagination. The opportunities are endless, and that is sometimes a problem. With this perceived lack of limits it can sometimes be difficult to find focus and direction in our designs.
Where do we start? What colors work best? When developing a full color logo and we don’t know where to begin, we should look to be inspired by the best in order to keep the creativity flowing.
In this article, you’ll find 45 awesome colorful logos and tutorials to inspire you the next time you are going to design for yourself or a client.
Wed, 17/03/2010 - 09:19
Using a seamless pattern in web design is a great way to instantly add impact, style and depth – simply and quickly. Whether you are using a pattern as background or to add texture to a specific area, it can take a design from good to great.
Lets take a look at this collection of more than 250 free seamless patterns, resources and tutorials, ranging from grunge to metallic to floral patterns that can be used to enhance designs immediately.
Thu, 25/02/2010 - 12:16
More and more we are seeing the use of strong and vivid typography all around us; on the web, in print and in film. Many graphic/web designers are opting for the written word over images in their designs. The results are sometimes a bit crazy, artsy and many times downright beautiful. Strong typography allows a graphic designer to express emotions and convey messages in their designs when an image just can’t do it. As you will see, many of these works of typography capture so much more than just the words on the page. Today, lets get inspired with these 50 amazing typography examples and tutorials.
Thu, 11/02/2010 - 11:57