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The Literal Movie Poster Series

Designer Danish Ahmed recently took a very close look at a selection of popular movie titles and then, taking their literal meaning, created a poster for each movie. The highly original poster series has been called ‘Literal Movie Posters’, and as you will see from all of the posters below, they ‘literally’ do take things to-the-letter. He has illustrated a…

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Freebie: 20 High Resolution Textures

We have something completely different for this weeks freebie, you’ll love it. Courtesy of Sam from Mercurycode on DeviantArt, we have a huge pack of 20 high resolution textures just waiting to be used in your designs. Each texture comes in JPEG format and are sized at either 3456x5184px or 3456x3456px. The actual ZIP download weighs in at a huge…

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Weekly Design News (N.227)

This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week. You can sign-up to our awesome weekly newsletter for some more amazing articles, resources and freebies. Reading & Learning TJ Van Toll asked ' is jQuery too big for mobile?' Andrej Mlinarević wrote about using Sass &…

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Freebie: Flat User Interface Kit (Vector PSD)

Yes, we do have yet another flat UI kit for you guys. And yes, we do love them! Today we have an impressive UI kit from Canadian graphic designer Johnny J. There are a total of 25 UI elements included in the kit including buttons, pagination, form elements, widgets, pricing tables, sliders, and much more. The download ZIP contains the…

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Weekly Design News (N.226)

This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week. You can sign-up to our awesome weekly newsletter for some more amazing articles, resources and freebies. Worth Reading Sacha Greif wrote the 'The Ultimate Design Article'. Getty has made 35 million images available to bloggers for free….

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30 Free Responsive HTML Templates

Are you looking for a quick and easy to edit platform to speed up your web design process? Well, you have come to right place. We have collected 30 fantastic pre-built responsive HTML templates that with just a little bit of creative tweaking will have your web design project live in no time. And the best thing is they are…

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Weekly Design News (N.225)

This is our popular weekly design news post where we share our favorite design related articles, resources and freebies from the past week. You can sign-up to our awesome weekly newsletter for some more amazing articles, resources and freebies. Worth Reading Jeremy Church asked if you know you difference between REM and EM Zach Holman shared things only a 90s…

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The Client is Always Right Poster Series

No matter what type of business you are in, hearing the words ‘the client is always right’ will make you cringe. In design, those words will not only make you cringe, they can also make you feel devastated at the prospect of a ruined project. Sometimes though, they can be really funny. With that in mind, Jonathan Quintin, founder and…

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Freebie: 40 Flat & Solid User Interface Icons

For this weeks designer freebie we have a user interface iconset, from Canadian designer Sean Coady, that are perfect for your next mobile app or web design project. There are a total of 40 user interface icons in the set and have all been designed in a currently popular flat and solid style. The icons are 100% scalable vectors, with…