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Best foot forward: Lynne McCusker's bold branding for a new retro shoe store

Creative Boom

Launching a new shop is a brave enterprise in an increasingly challenging retail environment, and good branding can mean the difference between success and failure. Here we present a great example of how to do it right and chat to its creator, Lynne McCusker , to find out more about it.

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Best WordPress Themes – Mid Year Sale 50% OFF

Graphic Design Junction

Grand mid year sale 50% OFF on Best WordPress Themes is now live! You can save upto 50% on best-selling WordPress themes! So what are your waiting go and grab your favorite WordPress theme on discounted price.

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Kerrang! illustrator Daniella Batsheva brings a new inclusivity to the metal mag

Creative Boom

Traditionally male-dominated heavy metal magazine Kerrang! has appointed its first female lead illustrator. We find out more, and share some of Daniella Batsheva 's best work to date. Kerrang! is a music industry institution.

This fintech identity was inspired by YouTube videos of slicing Spam

Its Nice That

Lovework Studio somehow manages to fuse the realms of B2B fintechs with looping visuals of mindfully meditative animation.

Ad Minoliti transforms Tate St Ives into a colourful, experimental biosphere

Creative Boom

Argentinian artist Ad Minoliti has taken over the walls of Tate St Ives with their first UK solo exhibition, titled Biosfera Peluche / Biosphere Plush.

Instagram Post and Story Notification Templates

We And The Color

Bring your social media presence to the next level with these notification templates for your Instagram posts and stories. Created by Adobe Stock contributor @vynetta , this set of Instagram post templates comes with twenty design options for posts (1080 x 1080 px) and stories (1080 x 1920 px).

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Designers need to get moving (with motion design)

UX Collective

Source: Jakob Winterholler Throughout the history of technology, creators have tried to replicate the look and feel of real-life objects. Skeuomorphism design principles are still prevalent today.

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8 Tips to Help You Grow as a Freelance Designer

Inkbot Design

8 Tips to Help You Grow as a Freelance Designer. Freelance design has exploded in the last few years, and while the numbers might be significant, many freelance designers still do it without knowing what they are doing.

3form’s Biophilic Graphic Patterns Bring the Beauty of Nature Indoors

Azure Magazine

The average North American spends about 90 per cent of their time indoors. It’s a statistic that is not entirely surprising, particularly in the age of work-from-home, but one that can impact us more than we might believe.

3oo is an illustrated site that lets you feed animals in Ukrainian zoos

Its Nice That

Made as a speedy call to arms, the fuzzy illustrations in 3oo are emotive, urgent and beautifully naive – urging everyone to get involved and help Ukraine’s zoos.

The Hut Branding by makebardo

We And The Color

Creative design studio makebardo produced this beautiful brand identity for The Hut. Makebardo is a creative design studio based in Queenstown, New Zealand. they specialize in a range of branding and packaging design projects for diverse clients from around the world.

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17 Time Management Tips for Web Developers

Inkbot Design

17 Time Management Tips for Web Developers. Anyone working, primarily as a web developer , must be able to manage their time effectively. To deliver quality work, you must allow time for your body to rejuvenate. You are your boss as a web developer.

Carbon Footprint Of Online Advertising Is Significant

Graphic Design USA

fifty-five, a global MarTech consultancy conducted a study on the carbon impact of advertising campaigns, with a primary focus on digital.

Aimée Wilder’s New Art Line Gives You Bold, Wallpaper-Like Patterns

Design Milk

Brooklyn-based multidisciplinary artist Aimée Wilder is launching her very own art line , starting with Shadow Wildling.

Design thinking workshop?—?step by step guide

UX Collective

Design thinking workshop?—?step step by step guide Learn how to plan and run a successful design thinking workshop. Helping teams reach important objectives and have fun. Shoutouts to Pablo Stanley for his i llustrations of people , this helped me make illustrations in this article more humaaan).

Stefhany Lozano on the challenge of adapting her illustration style

Its Nice That

We catch up with the illustrator and discover how drawing birds proved harder than she expected, and why wool is her new favourite tool of experimentation.

Top 10 Best Accessories for MacBook Pro Users

Inkbot Design

Top 10 Best Accessories for MacBook Pro Users. You're a Mac user. You know what's what, and you want to keep your machine up-to-date with the latest in accessories, but when it comes to picking out that perfect case or stand or dongle, how do you know if you're getting the best value for your money?

These New Ordinary Habit Puzzles Capture the Magic of Summer

Design Milk

If you’re a puzzle person like me, you need to know about Ordinary Habit. They make modern, frame-worthy jigsaw puzzles, artfully designed to help create habitual moments of calm and connectedness.

Do VR Users Dream of Adaptive Type?

Communication Arts

Phil Garnham, creative type director at Monotype, speculates on how the Metaverse and VR experiences will impact typography. Article

Soft Textile Sculptures Offer a Contemporary View of Classical Antiquity

Brown Paper Bag

Artist Sergio Roger reimagines classical artwork and architecture through textiles. Using material, he fashions busts, columns, and statues that take on the air of antiquity but with a contemporary twist.

Charlie Smith on staying passionate and finding balance while heading up an agency

Creative Boom

Charlie Smith. After beginning her career at Pentagram, Charlie Smith founded her eponymous agency in 2003.

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15+ Parallax PrestaShop Themes For Your Inspiration

Template Monster

Still haven’t found the “perfect match” eCommerce theme for your online store? Take a look at the selection of 15 Parallax PrestaShop Themes that will get you inspired to create one of a kind online business venture.

Why more type designers should break the rules

Creative Review

I’m always surprised by how my fonts are used. You can design something for very small sizes, for instance, and a graphic designer will shatter expectations and create something you never thought was possible with your typeface. It’s wonderful.

Norwich City’s rebrand pays homage to the region’s history of weaving


London-based studio SomeOne has rebranded Norwich City FC, drawing on the city’s heritage for inspiration. The studio designed the new crest for the club last year. This additional work will roll out across Norwich FC kits, wayfinding, social media and communications. The rebrand has been inspired by the story of The Strangers, explains the studio’s executive creative director Rich Rhodes. Source

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Ankali (New Beginnings)

Design Everywhere

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Louis Tillack Identity

Mindsparkle Mag

Louis Tillack is a Freelance Web Developer and Designer with a wealth of experience as a full-stack developer. His web solutions concentrate on elegant and reductionist philosophies. Pixel perfect code is essential through every project with an intense dedication to the craft.

Kristýna Fingerlandová

Design Everywhere

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Top 10: Skincare Branding

Mindsparkle Mag

Summer is officially here! Let's celebrate the longest day of the year, at least for the northern hemisphere Hopefully, all of you are going on holiday somewhere peaceful to reset your brains after another intense year of work.

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Chris Harnan

Design Everywhere

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Exploring the work of nanny and ‘secret photographer’ Vivian Maier

Creative Review

In some ways, Vivian Maier’s photography prefigured some of today’s most common Instagram tropes: there’s her early experiments with the mirror selfie; her subjects are only those things she encountered every day; and she was, to all intents and purposes, an amateur. To make a more simplistic comparison between Maier and Instagram, many of the images currently on show at MK Gallery’s show Vivian. Source

Jan Hor?ík

Design Everywhere

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A Glass Door to Creativity

Mindsparkle Mag

The post A Glass Door to Creativity appeared first on Mindsparkle Mag. Service Website A Glass Door to Creativity gradient mindsparkle mag site of the day sotd Web Design website

Tereza Melková

Design Everywhere

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Scribble, don’t quibble: 3 ways to use your Notebook


What do skyscrapers, designer clothes, and your weekly grocery shopping have in common? Chances are, they all started off as a few lines scribbled in a notebook. There are as many ways to use a notebook as there are people – especially when it comes to our (pretty clever) Hardcover Notebooks.