August 2009

Job Search company logos.

According to JobMob, these are the most beautiful job search, human resources or recruiting company logos on the web right now. I guess their logo is part of the showcase.

Attractive and inspiring liquor labels.

Product design is fascinating and important for designers and artists to pay attention to. This collection of liquor labels from NonsenseSociety showcases some eye-catching examples. Pay particular attention to the typography, patterns, colors, and creative designs.

July 2009

123 beautiful Personal Logos, Monograms and Wordmarks for your inspiration.

A personal logo or monogram is a great way to look professional. JobMob presents over 120 designs to inspire you.

Musically inspired logos.

I don’t know if using notes as a design element has reached a cliche status yet, but after looking at some of the creative takes at BuildInternet, it doesn’t look like there will be a shortage of fresh ideas anytime soon.

110 fresh logo designs.

All of these logos showcased at InstantShift are highly creative. They follow different trends such as PhotoFill, Concealed, VariDots, Candy Stripe, Flip Flop, Sequential, but most importantly Texting which is a common element among all of them. Also, try to catch how they’re created using specific colors combination, typography adjustments and font selection.

22 logo design mistakes.

GraphicDesignBlender has seen their fair share of poorly designed logos. They even admit that in their early days of designing, they created a few horrible logos.  The following is a list of common mistakes in logo design. Do you fall into any of these categories?

LOGOS, Logos, logos!

Logos are quite possibly the most difficult aspect of graphic design. Logos have to simply express complex concepts and ideas. Creattica provides a roundup of resources, inspiration and articles on recent redesigns.

World’s top ten Corporate Identity firms.

IdentityWorks have selected their choice of the world’s top ten Corporate Identity firms. Make your own choices and share them on their blog. One of my faves came in at number three.

Creative and unusual wine labels.

The design of a wine label can make or break the success of a new wine introduced to the market.  Even beyond the quality of the wine itself, the label plays a primary role in the purchasing decisions of customers.  It is on this fact that many graphic designers have focused their attention to making creative, compelling labels that connect a bottle of wine with its buyer.  To celebrate the work of these designers, TheCoolist has selected 30 of the most impressive wine label designs in recent history.

Type based logo gallery.

Typebased is a gallery showcasing the best and brightest typographic logos from designers all over the world. Proper use of type is essential to good logo design. When a designer is able to create a great logo based solely on type they’ve really done something inspiring.