Design Inspiration

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The creative process can be tough. So if ideas don’t come to your mind right away, try to search for inspiration in the work of other designers. These design inspiration sites feature design patterns, user flows, email markups and creative solutions of popular companies and great products:

Websites to get inspiration for your next project.

Tools to collect inspiration

UI Design & Interfaces

Design Patterns and UI/UX References

Websites & Landing Pages

https://www.awwwards.com/

https://www.crayon.co/about-inspire

Portfolios

https://www.coroflot.com

https://www.behance.net https://www.dribbble.com

E-mail Design

Case Studies

Brand identity

BP & O — killer packaging and brand design gallery

Brand New — brand identity case studies

Shipcom — collection of shipping, manufacturing, transport, and logistics logos

Illustration and art

Boooooooom — art, illustration, design, photography interviews and features

Jacky Winter — illustration collective

Motion

Wine After Coffee — curated channel of the best motion graphics, animation, and video

Print, layout, packaging, art direction

Art of the Menu — restaurant-specific print menu design case studies

Designspiration — photography, print design, cool stuff gallery, Pinterest style

  • FPO — print design case studies

  • Grafik — cutting-edge and old school fringe aesthetic case studies

  • It’s Nice That — creative inspiration worldwide

  • Mind Sparkle Mag — print, brand, interior, industrial design features

  • Trendlist — graphic design trends for the designer’s designer

Typography

  • Alphabettes — commentary, research, and work showcases by women in type design

  • Fonts In Use — highest quality public archive of typography indexed by typeface, format, and industry

  • Typographica — reviews and commentary on type books and typefaces

  • Type Wolf — curated examples of typography on the web with premium guides and resources

Web, mobile, product

UX patterns and components

  • Capptivate — mobile design patterns and components in video form

  • Collect UI — UI design components gallery populated from Dribbble posts

  • Empty Stat.es — empty state designs

  • Little Big Details — delightful, thoughtful UX components that make a big difference

  • PTTRNS — mobile design patterns and components

  • Pattern Tap — website components gallery

  • UI Movement — UI design components gallery and newsletter, largely culled from Dribbble

  • Unmatched Style — website design and interactive components gallery

  • Style Guide Driven Development - free tutorials to bridge the gap between design and development

Visual design

  • HTTPSTER — website design gallery. sort by category and style

  • Lapa — website design gallery. sort by category and color

  • One Page Love — website design gallery featuring only one-page websites

  • Pages.xyz — website design gallery for digital product marketing and ecommerce sites

  • Really Good Emails — email design gallery

  • Siteinspire — website design gallery with the tightest curation. sort by category, style, subject, or CMS. includes starred favorites

  • Site See — website design gallery. sort by category and color. includes custom curated collections

  • Web Creme — website design gallery, updated sporadically, online since 2005(!)