10 awesome white space designs to inspire you

White space design is a great way to grab a user’s attention, drive home a message and give an elegant user experience. Here are 10 examples you’ll want to copy White space design is a great way to grab a user’s attention, drive home a message and give an elegant user experience. Source: 10 most … Continue reading 10 awesome white space designs to inspire you

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Escales découvertes jigsaw font

The multi-sensory installation Escales dĂ©couvertes in Mount Royal Heritage Site, Montreal is using 3D bronze orientation maps; conical stone place-markers; and belvedere-like halts, each showcasing a specific landscape view, contextualising adjacent landscape features. The Jigsaw font family is used throughout the project through engraved, laser-cut or polished stone applications. Immersive and engaging, the project invites Montrealers and visitors to continually … Continue reading Escales dĂ©couvertes jigsaw font

The Ocean is Legit Terrifying: Infographic Illustrates Staggering Depths

Do you ever think about just how far into the Earth the ocean actually reaches its greatest depths? Truly the last frontier aside from outer space and the core of the Earth itself, much of the area below the ocean’s surface remains unexplored despite the fact that it represents 95% of the living space on … Continue reading The Ocean is Legit Terrifying: Infographic Illustrates Staggering Depths

Creating Memorable Icons, Logos and Favicons

The importance of good branding can’t be overstated. Something as simple as your company logo can make the difference between being forgotten, turned down for a more recognizable competitor or ultimately accepted. There are many ways to give your company more identity, like using a catchy jingle or slogan. Source: Creating Memorable Icons, Logos and … Continue reading Creating Memorable Icons, Logos and Favicons

Create Baseline Grids on the Web Using Sassline

  A major part of online content is text-based, but people won't be interested in reading the text on your site unless the typography is well designed. You might work with custom frameworks but those can feel restrictive. Instead try Sassline, a free Sass-based library for creating perfect gridlines on the web. Source: Create Baseline … Continue reading Create Baseline Grids on the Web Using Sassline

braille neue typeface by kosuke takahashi wins one for information-equality

Braille type is often included as alongside conventional letters, but “Braille Neue” typesets blend both visible and tangible characters in the same space, creating hybrid alphabets that anyone can read. Source: Touchable Typeface: Ingenious Fonts Combine Visual & Braille Characters

Interrobang: How this handy punctuation mark fell out of style

It’s no secret that the internet has revolutionised how we communicate. We can have face-to-face chats with people across the globe for free, condense our speech into quick acronyms and emojis, and expose our genitalia to strangers without so much as a polite “hello” first. Source: Interrobang: How this handy punctuation mark fell out of … Continue reading Interrobang: How this handy punctuation mark fell out of style

Audrey Hepburn Bubble Fashion Poster

Nobody has looked as good as Audrey Hepburn then or now.  Check out this fun poster for the Audrey fans. Material: Canvas Style: Modern Medium: Waterproof Ink Original: No Subjects: Abstract Technics: Spray Painting Form: Single Model Number: canvas painting Frame: No Brand Name: NICOLESHENTING Support Base: Canvas Type: Canvas Printings Shape: Vertical Rectangle Frame … Continue reading Audrey Hepburn Bubble Fashion Poster

Michael Mapes Deconstructed & Reconstructed Pin-Up Girls

This original post is from if it's hip, it's here As I looked through the three-dimensional assemblages of classic pin-up portraits by artist Michael Mapes, I had trouble containing my composure. With each enlarged detail, my jaw dropped further to the floor. Source: Michael Mapes Deconstructed & Reconstructed Pin-Up Girls

Aesthetics of Mid-Century Modern Typography with Address Sans

Ale Paul and Futura . shared an awesome typography project on Behance. It's for their new font family Address Sans. As they mentioned in the description, the typeface indulges in the spirit and aesthetics of mid-century Modern. Also, for  Address Sans’ black-and-white specimen, they invited much-admired Mexican design studio Futura to design it with them, the result you can see below. Source: … Continue reading Aesthetics of Mid-Century Modern Typography with Address Sans

Motion Design: True Detective 3 Opening Title

Motion Design: True Detective 3 Opening Title We are featuring a collaborative work from Mill+ and Antibody with Nic Pizzolato to create the opening title sequence for the long-awaited third season of HBO's ‘True Detective’. Source: Motion Design: True Detective 3 Opening Title

Kemira brand identity

Kemira Oyj is a €2.5B stock listed chemical company that consists of three main segments; pulp & paper, water-intensive industries & municipal water treatment, and oil & gas. There are 4,730 employees in 40 countries. Refreshing a brand for a 100-year old company is about keeping it true to the values and bringing the brand to … Continue reading Kemira brand identity

Voyager: Vintage Serif Typeface (OTF)

Voyager is an all-caps vintage inspired serif typeface. It has multilingual support and comes in three styles, regular, aged, and outline in OTF file format. It is best used for branding, print design, title headings and so much more! Source: Voyager: Vintage Serif Typeface (OTF)

Design Debate: Do Illustrators Need Agents?

In our newest design debate, Alva Skog, Erin Aniker and Yuko Shimizu explore whether it pays for an illustrator to hire an agent. Ready, set, debate. 1. Having an agent means that you can concentrate on what you do best. Alva Skog, freelance illustrator I was considering going freelance straight after university, but the prospect … Continue reading Design Debate: Do Illustrators Need Agents?

Designing for Conversions

What makes creative successful? Creative work often lives in the land of feeling—we can say we like something, point to how happy the client is, or talk about how delighted users will be, but can’t objectively measure feelings. Measuring the success of creative work doesn’t have to stop with feeling. Source: Designing for Conversions

10 Free Clothing Mockups for Your Designs

Need some clothing mockups for your next design project? Maybe you’re creating an eCommerce store and need some temporary graphics. Or perhaps you’re actually designing clothing with custom logos. Whatever your goal, these ten free clothing mockups are super easy to edit and apply designs to. Source: 10 Free Clothing Mockups for Your Designs

Download the National Parks’ Typeface For Free

If you love fonts or National Parks (or both), you’re in luck—you can download the typeface found on park signs for free. The iconic all-caps lettering used by the National Park Service wasn’t originally a typeface, reports Fast Company. Source: Download the National Parks' Typeface For Free

Colors and Their Meaning

It is not surprising that colour can affect the state of our mind. Which colours best affect our mood? When you equip the room, you should not determine the colour only on the basis of whether you like it or not. Try to imagine how you would feel about the colour that will surround you … Continue reading Colors and Their Meaning

Adobe and Fontself Release New Free Fonts for Valentine’s Day

Adobe has partnered with Fontself to release four unique color fonts to take your love notes to the next level this Valentine's Day. Each day this week through the 14th, Adobe and Fontself are celebrating #ColorFontWeek by releasing a free new colour font. Source: Adobe and Fontself Release New Free Fonts for Valentine's Day