LOL: 13 Error Messages Every Designer Hates After A Long Day’s Work


We've all been there. After a long night of editing 50+ layers in Photoshop, at 4 a.m., a three word message pops up on the screen: "Photoshop quit unexpectedly". There are two possible outcomes after this. … Check it out ▸

Design Student Creates Stress Ball Map That You Can Squeeze To Zoom In


Here's one of those crazy, innovative ideas you wish you'd thought of. Hungarian student Dénes Sátor has come up with a unique stress ball-shaped map that you can squeeze to zoom in and find your way around. Titled 'EggMap', the gadget has a map of a city printed on it with information about sights, public transport and nearby restaurants. Each quarter has a … Check it out ▸

10 Side Effects Of Becoming A Designer


The design profession comes with its fair share of rewards and challenges. As you evolve and move up in terms of experience, things change. You become more observant, more curious and pay more attention to detail. Looking at the lighter side of these quirks, the cool folks at Creative Market have created an amusing list of 10 side effects of becoming a … Check it out ▸

17 Brilliant Illustrations That Describe Everything Wrong With The World Today


Steve Cutts is a London-based freelance animator and illustrator. When he's not busy working with the leading agencies and production houses, he creates thought-provoking satirical illustrations that highlight important issues like environmental pollution, obesity, tech-addiction and more. … Check it out ▸

For Designers And Art Lovers – A Beautiful, Informative Video On How Ink Is Made


Here's a wonderful short film by The Printing Ink Company in Canada that takes us through the process, techniques and craft of ink creation. The company shares the methods they use to create every color in the PANTONE spectrum, the challenges they face and the attention to detail that goes into making every jar of ink. The film brings to life the passion and … Check it out ▸

Designer Creates Beautiful Logo For 2020 Tokyo Olympics And The Internet Is Loving It


Spain-based Japanese graphic designer KanKan has created a brilliant logo concept for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, that's winning the internet. Check it out below. … Check it out ▸

This Car Dealer Created A Truck That’ll Scan Your Car And Tell You Its Value On The Spot


More often than not, used car dealers stick to conventional advertising that's as exciting as watching water boil. But Taiwan-based Kagulu just set the benchmark in this category with an impressive digital outdoor stunt. … Check it out ▸

Designers Are Sharing Their Everyday Problems On Twitter, Here Are The Funniest Ones


Designers across the globe are using the hashtag #DesignerProblems to share their funny everyday problems, quirks and experiences on Twitter. From 'slow loading time' and client feedback to typography and OCD, the design Twitterati is letting off steam big time. Here are a few of the best ones. … Check it out ▸

Funny Department Store Ad Shows Real-Life Shoplifters Caught Red-Handed


British department store Harvey Nichols has come up with an amusing ad to promote its rewards app. The 90-second video features real CCTV footage of shoplifters caught in the act and trying to escape. Their faces were obscured with funny animations to protect their identity. The tagline at the end says "Love freebies? Get them legally". Check it out below. … Check it out ▸

27 Useful Design Tips Explained With Beautiful, Inspiring Graphics


Poppie Pack, senior graphic designer at Canva, has put together a handy list of design tips complemented by beautiful images with inspiring quotes. From typography and layout to image editing and color usage, the list covers some crucial aspects of design that both newbies and professionals will appreciate. We've shortlisted 27 of our favourites to share … Check it out ▸

36 Stunning Photos Taken By A Guy Who Quit His Job And Became An Instagram Celebrity


Sometime back, we showed you why it's never too late to start your own venture. Today's post will once again inspire you to follow your dreams and pursue your passions. … Check it out ▸

Punny Pixels – A Series Of Clever Visual Puns That’ll Make You Smile


Punny Pixels is a fun series of visual puns by Singapore-based ad creatives Eunice Ng and Nandini Trivedi. The art-copy duo's love for clever puns, wordplay and graphic illustrations resulted in this witty, ever-growing collection that's gained quite a following on Instagram. Here are a few of their best ones. … Check it out ▸

These Cute Illustrated Ads Remind Us To Give Up Our Seats To Pregnant Women


Shanghai-based advertising creative Shiyang He has created a series of cute 3D illustrations that remind us to "stand up for the pregnant". The ads show a pregnant woman with a baby in her womb, standing next to a seated individual with beer and food in their belly. The tagline says "Give up your seat to someone carrying something more important". Check them … Check it out ▸

This Heartwarming Stunt By Coke Reminds Us To Never Judge People By Their Appearance


According to a clinical psychology study, it only takes seven seconds for us to judge a person when we first meet them. In Ramadan, the month of goodness, Coca-Cola wanted to remind everyone not to base their opinions on appearances. They conducted a social experiment where they invited six different people to an Iftar (evening meal after the Ramadan fast) … Check it out ▸

10 Babies Show Off Their ‘Pooface’ In This Epic Pampers Ad That’ll Make You Laugh


Wether you like babies or not, you're going to love this hilarious Pampers ad from Saatchi & Saatchi London. The 75-second spot shows the facial expressions of ten adorable babies in super slow motion, right when they're about to perform 'number two'. The ad was shot at 400 frames per second by film production company Great Guns and won awards for … Check it out ▸