Francisca de Ruiter

26 Flips | 5 Magazines | @franciscade6lr6 | Keep up with Francisca de Ruiter on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Francisca de Ruiter”

Typography by Ali

Pickles, Pigs & Whizskey

Paris Photo

Now is the time to pencil in some a few days in the city of light and love, Paris. The 17th edition of Paris Photo debut in just a few days, running from November 14 to 17, 2013. This unmissable photography fair will gather 138 galleries and 28 photobook specialists under the glass roof of the imposing Grand Palais.<p>With Camera Work, Polka Galerie, Brancolini Grimaldi, David Zwirner and many more galleries from around the world in attendance, this year’s edition of Paris Photo promises to be a …

7 Things to Think About Before Creating a Logo for your Startup

It doesn’t matter if you’re working with a top-tier design firm or going at it alone with dusty copy of CS5, creating a logo can be a challenging process for anyone. This is especially true if you’re designing for your own startup — it’s difficult enough to run a company, let alone break its entire …

10 Creative Examples of Branding & Identity Designs

Brand awareness is key to making your business stand out amongst the competition. If someone can immediately recognize your logo, mascot, or design, …

15 Websites with Beautiful Typography

We are continuing to see more an more web designers realize the importance of typography. And with services like Typekit, Google Fonts, and Fontdeck, …

Designing a Hang Tag? Words of Advice and Inspiration Before You Start.

If you’re in the apparel industry, the hang tag you use can influence whether a customer will purchase your product or not. If your tag looks cheap, …

20 Beautiful Inspirations of Typography Websites

Typography is not only arranging type but it does all the show and art for a beautiful website.<p>Selection of typeface with adjusting letters is a …

Responsive One Page Website Designs | Web Design

Beautiful and inspiring examples of responsive, one page website designs. Modern single page web design is perfect for showcasing your work in a …

55 Fresh Examples Of Creative Single Page Website Designs

Displaying your work in <b>single page design</b> is a hot trend now days. You possibly cannot imagine what designers can do with single pages as modern age …

Graphic Design Poster Inspiration: Posters That Will Never Die

One of the greatest gifts that the community of Print has given the world are their incredible posters. The days of plastering them around town are …

Posters

30 Clever Examples of Negative Space Logos

If done well, negative space logos are an awesome way to make a logo memorable. Negative space is the process of making use of the space around a …

25 Excellent Websites That Aren't Afraid to Use Bold Colors

Type and Color Inspiration from Package Design

Here at WDL we believe that great design is always inspiring, and it doesn’t matter if we are talking about print, product, web or package design. So …

4 Lessons In Minimalism - Go Media™ · Creativity at work!

Because minimalism is so spare and simple, it’s a common misconception that it would be easy to do it well. But if you really take a look at why good …

Great Examples of Mobile Apps Interface Designs

The world of mobile applications is quite young, starting with the launch of the iPhone several years ago. Apple totally reinvented the cellphone, …

Apps

20 Minimal Designed Business Cards

Sometimes the best business cards are the most minimal. Instead of trying to slap every effect you can do on to a business card, you're much better …

30 Fresh Websites with Modern, Clean Design

So much is possible these days in web design with CSS3, jQuery 2.0, etc, which is why so many websites include animated imagery. You can design a …

20 Imaginative Food Packaging Designs

In today’s market, brands have to find increasingly innovative ways of staying ahead of the competition. One great way to stick it to your …

45+ Cool & Inspiring Poster Designs

This post covers a large collection of interesting poster designs that hopefully will help you boost your creativity.If you are looking for a …

Editorial Illustrations by Aldo Crusher for Magazine Aire’s Cosmopolis Section

Editorial City Illustrations.<p>Aldo Crusher is an illustrator, graphic and motion designer from Mexico. He was commissioned to create this set of …

An Octopus Painted in Layers of Resin by Keng Lye | Colossal

<p>Artist Keng Lye whose work we explored earlier this year recently completed a new painting that blends sculpture and layers of acrylic paint to …

Stunning Portraits of Colorful Siamese Fighting Fish

Visarute Angkatavanich gets incredibly close up to capture these stunning portraits of Siamese fighting fish in graceful, dancerly poses. The Thai photographer uses perfectly placed lighting to create the dramatic highlights and shadows that give personality to each little finned creature.<p>The …

"Reading Net" Allows Kids to Learn While Floating in Mid-Air

With this fun design, no longer will parents have to distinguish between play time and reading time. The <i>Reading Net</i>, by creative studio Playoffice, is a lively design that encourages learning through playing. The Madrid-based studio transformed the idea of a formal library into this interactive net …

Kids

Better Than A Password? To Unlock Your Mac, Just Knock

A new iPhone app called Knock lets you log in to your Mac just by knocking. It’s more fun than useful, but boy, does it have design chops.<p>Knock is a new iOS app that allows you to unlock your Mac by rapping on your iPhone screen twice. But let’s hold off on talking about that for a second. Let’s …