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Sergey Gudz wins November’s Top 9 at 99!

November’s Top 9 prize goes to none other than Sergey Gudz for their intricate illustration for MIA Gaming’s website background. The clever balance between a traditional workspace and a fantastical one stole pulled this design to the top. Congratulations!

November 30th By

Black friday flyer roundup

Black Friday flyers aren’t always the prettiest designs, but someone designed them nonetheless. For a day that’s heavily saturated with this type of collateral, it’s important for these designs to deliver compelling (and converting) messages fast on and offline.

November 27th By

The secrets to successful geometric low-poly art

You’ve all seen it before, because frankly, this trend has been all over the place and for quite a few years now. But you don’t really know how to describe it — a bunch of similarly colored triangles or rectangles combining to create a intricate geometric shape, which somehow manages to be abstract but still demonstrates... Read More

November 26th By

Novel ideas: Olivia’s tips for becoming a successful self-published author

Behind every great design is an even greater story. In recognition of National Novel Writing Month, we’re excited to introduce you to Olivia Wildenstein, a self-published author currently living in Switzerland. When she’s not writing, she’s psychoanalyzing everyone she meets, baking up a storm and attempting not to be late at her children’s school. Turning... Read More

November 25th By

The graphic designers behind James Bond

When the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, many critics forecasted the end of James Bond—a Cold War character if ever there was one. At the same time, a prolonged studio dispute made a new Bond film seem unlikely for more prosaic reasons.

November 23rd By

Learning from long-time community leader DSKY

Pillar of our Platinum Community, designer Konstantin Yastrebov – known here as DSKY – has been dominating contests for almost five years now. He was one of the first batch to be designated the Platinum label (way back when we came up with it!) and has continued to expand his amazing portfolio of designs ever since.

November 20th By

Vote for November’s Top 9 at 99!

It’s time to cast your vote for your favorite Top 9 at 99 nominee. Once again, we’re so proud to showcase such a diverse and talented group of designers – and only one can be named this month’s winner!

November 19th By