Sami Kayyali

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29 delightful retro gadgets that will make you nostalgic for old-school technology

Designers create alternatives to controversial Uber rebrand

Crowdsourcing site DesignCrowd has revealed the winner of a contest to find an alternative logo for taxi app Uber, after the company unveiled a …

Creative Layout Ideas From 50 Beautiful Print and Digital Photo Collages

<i>Collages uses diverse imagery and styles to produce a beautiful image layout.</i>They’re often related to scrapbooks but they also find a lot of purpose …

6 Web Design Trends That Are Here To Stay

From artificial intelligence to wearables, here are some of the biggest ideas shaping web design today.<p>Web design thrives on two things: innovation and imitation. Unfortunately, there’s often a lot more of the latter. We all like to seize upon the latest trends, use them until they’re ubiquitous, …

The worst Super Bowl ads of all time will make you cringe

Imagine launching a commercial that simply doesn’t sit right with the buying public. Consumers boo and hiss, calling the ad hateful or sexist or …

BØLGEBLIKK – Architectural Firm Identity by Tank Design

BØLGEBLIKK, a corporate identity based on simple black and white with bold letters.<p>Oslo, Norway based agency Tank Design has created this modern and …

The Animal Soul project – in pictures

Photographer Robert Bahou has created a series of portraits he says provide a glimpse into the souls of cats and dogs. He tells of his inspiration and how working with animals is different from photographing humans

Animals

Minimalist Animal Logos That Creatively Use Their Unique Body Shapes

Indian graphic designer Shibu PG uses a subtle touch to add animal features to words. He modifies just one letter to add the defining characteristic; …

Surreal Drawings by Allan Bech

Surreal drawings with pencil on paper by artist Allan Bech.<p>Danish artist Allan Bech was born in 1983. Today he lives and works in the city of …

The concerning state of web design

I love web design, and I love the evolution of the technology and what that technology can do for the web. Seeing the final days of IE woes for web …

The Dubai Restaurants Everyone Loves Right Now

This fast-paced city of culinary wonders always has new places to try—from restaurants dripping in pearl chandeliers to edgy underground bars in …

Rare look at the world of Jordan royals' Circassian guards

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Circassian guards, who have served Jordan's kings since the founding of the monarchy, still adhere to their ancient traditions, such as donning an incongruous cold weather uniform of black wool hats, red capes and leather boots in this desert climate.<p>The Associated Press was …

Deals App – UI/UX Design by m—2—h

A modern and intuitive user interface design by m—2—h for the Deals app.<p>Deals is a new mobile app that shows you best discounts and special offers …

Re-Tooled: How Ray-Ban Brought Its Brand Back from the Brink

Nowadays, Ray-Ban sunglasses can be found selling for as much as $300 at high-end stores like Nordstrom (jwn) and Neiman Marcus. The brand recently …

9 Smart Reasons You Need to Be Using Facebook Ads Now

Here's why Facebook ads will make your business extremely successful in 2016.<p><b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the First 90 Days count by joining the conversation on social media with the</i> …

How Budweiser Ditched Its Old Look and Crafted a New Visual Identity

What goes into giving a major marketer like Budweiser a top-to-bottom makeover of its core product? The entirety of the beer behemoth's visual …

50 Inspirational Branding & Identity Design Projects

Print is definitely not dead! No matter how big the web becomes the tactile nature of printed material will always form a crucial part of a brand’s …

About.me redesigns its profiles to give purpose to your personal page

Putting freelancers in the spotlight<p>For most startups, getting acquired represents the end. The product is shut down, the team is put to work on other projects, and the founders quit just as soon as they’re contractually allowed to. But for identity service About.me, which AOL bought just four days …

Listening to Sennheiser’s $55,000 headphones is like going to the moon

Even before I slipped Sennheiser's new $55,000 Orpheus headphones over my ears, I was already both skeptical and in awe.<p>There's the base crafted out of marble, which one of Orpheus' engineers supposedly handpicked in Italy. Then there's the beautiful glass tube amps, both classic and alien at the …

Headphones

TĀTOU. Agency Identity by 485 Design

TĀTOU. agency identity system developed by 485 Design, an Auckland, New Zealand based studio.<p>A team of Auckland, New Zealand based studio 485 Design …

Graphic Design

Minimalist Color Palettes of 2015

Italian Creative Agency Dumma Branding created this gorgeous Minimalist Color palette collection of most used color of 2015. When you think of …

Graphic Design

25 Awesome Free Fonts for Poster Design

In this post, we have picked up some amazing free fonts for designing posters and promotional banners. This collection includes a wide variety of …

Snooty Canadian Designers Are Pissed Off At Their Government

Canada is celebrating its 150th birthday in 2017 and all sorts of preparations are being made for the big shebang. But the sesquicentennial has been …

Font of the day: Devinyl

Every day we choose a 'font of the day' from the best free and paid-for fonts we can find. You can search the site for our back catalogue or search …

Typography

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Business Flyers Aren’t Dead. Here’s 50 Impactful Examples to Prove It.

<i>Flyers, though rather traditional, are great tools for advertising.</i>Do you struggle to get your business’ messages out into the world? The flyer is …

Graphic Design

Kin

Kin is a lifestyle entertainment company. We develop, create and distribute lifestyle entertainment in all forms and across all platforms for women …

Learn creative essentials with the ABC of design

Even the most talented and experienced designers have to explain their work and deal with creative criticism, but how can you articulate your vision …

Graphic Design

65 Web Design Trends of 2016 – Complete Edition

4.5/5 (4)<p>Just like the spectators at the theatre are waiting for their favorite actors to play their parts in the performance, web designers and …